Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Sunshine and sunflowers

Goodmorning!  It's time for my progressive challenge post for the great freebie over at Outlaws.  Oh my how fast do 2 weeks go.... but since I really love their digis I just have to find some time in my busy weekend to color up some images lol then I only have to do the card in the week.  It's easier to just assemble then to try and color and assemble during a weeknight.

So this time I used the fabulous 111 - Sunflowers by Sandi Samples.  I really love the bright sunflowers.  I find them so very cheerful!


For this card I managed to use all left over papers!!!  YAY!!!!  Since it's a rectangular shape card it makes a difference.... I usually go for the 6x6 card but then the left over pieces are perfect for rectangle cards.  I have to try to make more of those.  I just find that most sketches are easier with the 6x6 and most of the time I use the smaller paper packs... but then I always have a few sheets that I cut or a few 6x6 that are leftover like the white piece of dp - it's some boards in a whitish color.  Anyway I'm really happy with the result.  I used my scallop and large circle dies from Spellbinder and that's it!

Here's a closer look at the digi colored with my copics and the fabulous sentiment from Create with TLC.
I followed this fabulous sketch and this week the spin is sunflowers!


And I used this image as my inspiration:
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I'm entering this card in the following challenges:

  1. Outlawz challenges - freebie progressive challenges
  2. Sweet stop sketches - Sketch with spin
  3. Can you digi it - Lift me up inspiration picture
  4. Creative craft challenges 2 - not a square
  5. Lej designs challenge blog - Nature inspired
  6. Papertake weekly - Flower power
  7. Abc challenges - Lots of layers
  8. Craft your passion challenges - Summer flowers
That's it for now.  I hope that I remember to take some pictures of my work space tonight for WOYWW... missed last week...

Hugs


14 comments :

  1. What a very pretty card with pretty colours Vicky. Good luck in your challenge. Hugs, Jen xx
    Krafty Keepsakes

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  2. Gorgeous coloring. I need to go out and get some sunflowers now.
    Paulette

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  3. Such a cheerful card, Vicky. Great take on this week's sketch. Thanks for joining The Sweet Stop!

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  4. Left you a comment over at Outlawz. Briefly, I just love this to bits! :-D

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  5. Good for you Vicky! I love using left over scraps - you did good! And it is a great layout. Thank you for sharing your project in the “Summer Flowers” Challenge!
    ~ginny
    Design Team - Craft Your Passion
    RubberMAD at GettyCollection.com

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  6. A lovely card, great colouring of the sunflowers. Thank you for joining us over at LEJ Designs, good luck

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  7. What a lovely card! Thanks so much for using this week's sketch at The Sweet Stop!
    {hugs}
    Debbie

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  8. Beautiful creation! :)
    Thank you for joining us at CYP challenge!
    Kat
    Craft Your Passion DT

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  9. Fabulous card thank you for joining in at LEJ Designs LEJ DT

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  10. Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining in our "Not A Square" challenge at Creative Craft.
    Hugs
    Bev x

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  11. Beautiful card! Lovely colors! Thank you so much for playing along with us over at ABC Challenges! :)

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  12. This is just amazing - incredible work - Love the way you have made and the green satin ribbon you used. I am now following you and look forward to seeing more of your work.Thank you for joining us over at Yama Ribbon Challenge - I wish you the very best of luck.

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