Sunday, 30 May 2010

PENNY BLACK,SKETCH SATURDAY and AN ANNOUNCEMENT......

Hi all....well one card to cover a couple of challenges and alittle bit of good news i'd like to share with you.
Firstly i'm entering the Penny Black Challenge which this week the theme is "In The Garden"and i've followed this fabby sketch from Sketch Saturday.


I've used "Lazy Days" Penny Black stamp coloured with Prisma's,i've coloured and cut the flower three times and 3d'd in places using Pinflair glue gel.The main image as been cut out using Spellbinders Nesties "Labels Ten" and mounted onto the base card using dimensional foam tape.
The paper is My Minds Eye "Bloom And Grow"...as is the fabric brad.
The scalloped border as been punched using a Fiskars "Threading Water" punch.The bottom border i've added self adhesive pearls which i purchased from Hobby House.
I've used a Ek Success Retro Flower punch in two sizes to create the flowers around the image,finished in the centre's with more pearls again from Hobby House.
The ribbon and ric-rac from stash.
Now for the lovely news i'd like to share with you......i've been picked to join Ali and her DT on the "JUST CUTE BEARS" challenge....thank you so much i'm honoured to be part of such a fabby challenge and team :0)
Well that's it for now folks
Have a lovely BH
Take care
San x

15 comments:

Sonia said...

Fabby card, lovely colours. Congratulations on your DT position, so looking forward to working with you. Hugs Sonia xx

Nina said...

Wooaaw, such a wonderful card ♥♥♥ And just the cutest motiv :)

Thank you for joining my PBC and SS this week.

Hugs from Nina.

Kim Piggott said...

Congratulations Sandra fabulous news!
So love your adorable card!
Such a cute image and that paper is delish!
hugs
kim x

Sue from Oregon said...

such a sweet Penny Black image and congrats on your new DT!

Pauline C said...

Gorgeous Sandra - fab colours and layout, and love your dimension on the image. Thanks for joining in this week's PBSC
Pauline x

Terry said...

Hiya Sandra thanks for joining in on My PBC from Sketch Saturday wow youre card is fabulous and congratulations with you being chozen fro Cute Bears. Hugs Terry xxx

kath said...

congrats on your good news sandra and love your card...one of my fave paper collections and such a sweet hedgie....thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

jenny said...

Stunning card Sandra, I love the colours and papers you've used and of course the sweet hedgie :)

Congrats on making the Just Cute Bears DT, looking forward to seeing your cards and working with you x

Jenny xx

joey said...

Hiya Sandra

lovely cardand a beautiful layout, thanks forjoining us at penny black and many congrats on your dt post :O)

Joey.x

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

Gorgeous card San, I have this image too, not used much, you make it look so wonderful. So glad your back, you are very inspiring .janex

Donna said...

Absolutely gorgeous card San, love these papers and your cute lil hedgie...congrats on your DT news...go you :) Donna x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous Sandra, wonderful colours and sweet image.
Congrats on your DT place.
luv
Debby

SemSee said...

Such a cute card Sandra! Thanks for joining our Birthday challenge at Sketch Saturday this week! Hugs, Sem x

Jo said...

This is such a delightful card, so cute!
Thanks for joining in our birthday challenge and my PBC.
Jo xx

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