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Saturday, 17 November 2012

Sketch Saturday #234


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I have coloured up my Sugar Nellie "Poinsettia Girl" with Copics and used her on an old favourite K&Co DP. My sentiment is an oversized brad from my stash. I didn't want to obscure the pretty baubles but I did want to add a Marianne Poinsettia die so I have obscured some of my sketch elements. Hopefully it is still visible but just in case...It looks like this!  
I made banner ends for my horizontals and I did weave them beneath the vertical but you just can't see that anymore.  Whoops! 
I am entering my card into the challenge at Stamping Sensations which is for a "Traditional Christmas Card" and Winter Wonderland who want to see "baubles".  You can't get much more traditional than red, green and gold with baubles and poinsettias!

18 comments:

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Lesley. I love the image, beautifully coloured and the fab papers.
Lorraine x

Linda said...

What beautiful design paper and your image is coloured in so beautifully. Thank you for joining us this week at Winter Wonderland love Linda

heidy said...

This is such a beautiful card Lesley!!
XXX Heidy

Annie said...

a gorgeous card, and love the gold colours with the soft reds and greens. and yes, it was a fishing fly on my tag creation yesterday! Not that I am expecting it to catch any fish today .. .. but just maybe!
hugs, annie x

Boxofcolours said...

Hello Lesley
What a beautiful Christmas card
Hugs
Jane

Sarah said...

Hi Lesely, oh my this is a gorgeous image and a beautiful card.

Love your colouring and the paper is amazing.

Thank you for popping by and leaving the kind comment on my blog as well - you did make me laugh!!

And as a result of that I'm now here following you - poor you!!

Sarah

coops said...

so gorgeous lesley.love the image and really stunning papers and colours :D

xx coops xx

Jules said...

Hi Lesley

Your images matches your backing paper beautifully .. .. great finished look.

Loving the look of the sketch this week. I hope I get chance too play along.

Love Jules xx

Marianne said...

Great card, I love it.
Hugs, Marianne

brenda said...

A lovely Christmas card Lesley and that backing DP gives it an almost vintage feel.

Thanks so much to joining our Traditional Christmas theme at Stamping Sensations challenge this month.

B x

downrightcrafty said...

love the design and great baubles for our challenge at the Winter Wonderland
Hugs Kate xx

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie this is just gorgeous, would you believe I've not seen this stamp before but I really like it it lush & I'm loving the colours.

Eeee missy where have you been, not knowing who the Cullens are...lol. I love Vampire movies but they have to have a good story to them & I hate bad acting & corny films so I dont watch them, hubster will, if it has a vampire or zombie he will watch it lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

pinky said...

Lesley this is really really sweet. Love that image. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
Pinky

Elaine said...

This is fabulous lesley well done .
Ref the peacocks , I live near to a stately home, and they come over to my garden from there . I think they are beautiful but the other villagers hate them, they say they make too much noise. Hugs Elaine

Bea und Doreen said...

gorgeous card - the image is adorable.
Big hugs
Doreen xx

Linda said...

Oh so pretty. Very traditional with the feel of vintage and whimsy combined.

Julie said...
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Julie said...

Superb - I love the image against these Crimbo papers!! See you Saturday for the hand-over! Hugs, Juliex