Sunday, August 7, 2011

Wish Big!

Last week was card sketch week at Sketch Support. I am still running a bit behind (holiday mode) so I am just posting my card now. Here is the sketch by Allison Davis. You can visit the Sketch Support site and download a printable copy for yourself.

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Here is my version. I am not much of a card maker. I would usually try and make this sketch into a 2-page layout, but my BFF was celebrating a birthday and I wanted to make her a special card so I thought I would give it a try.

Wish Big

I stuck with the cupcake theme and I pulled out a stamp that I had and did a little paper piecing.

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I love this ribbon and I used my last little piece to make this bow.

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I created a border using a black pen and my sentiment stamp.

Wish Big 2

It was successful because Joanne loved it. I also gave her this rag quilt that Amanda and I worked on. Joanne had seen Amanda working on some of the squares and fell in love with it. I knew then that this quilt had found a home where it would be loved and well used. Happy Birthday Joanne!

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Be sure to visit the Sketch Support website and check out all the creations by the creative team. This week is 2-page sketch week (my favourite) so stay tuned for my layout!


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6 comments:

  1. Very nice card missy, it coordinates with the quilt so well. I like they way you paper pieced the cupcake.
    What a very special b-day gift.

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  2. I love the card and the quilt! Thank you, thank you, thank you!
    Joanne xo

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  3. Adorable card and the quilt is beautiful! Joanne is one lucky girl!

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  4. Oh gorgeous card and quilt!! Happy birthday Joanne!

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  5. The colors are wonderful in the quilt. Great job!

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