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Wednesday, 19 January 2011

Happy Birthday Sweet Sketch Wednesday Sketch #85

Emily with her Balloon

Emile with his Balloon
Happy Birthday Emily & Emile
Good morning here it is another wonderful Wednesday and it's very hot and humid here this morning after an evening of wind and rain.
It's Wednesday and that means it's another wonderful Sweet Sketch Wednesday and Arlana has another wonderful sketch for you. Congratulations to all our winners from last week there were so many amazing stunningly beautiful cards.

Sketch #85

This week our wonderful sponsor is Sally-Ann Hancock from
She is offering our very lucky winner
6 Free Digital Images of your choice
you'll be really spoilt for choice as there are just so many to choose from.
Sally-Ann is a one of our regular sponsors she is amazing and always has new and fun images to choose from over at
DigiStamp Boutique so please hop over to her site and see what she has you'll be amazed.

My team mates have made some incredible cards
this week with some of DigiStamp Boutique images
please when you have a minute or two stop by
Sweet Sketch Wednesday you won't be disappointed.
This week I've made two card because I was lucky enough to receive two of Sally-Ann's lovely images, and I couldn't make one without the other.

Card Recipes:
Base: White SU
Board: Aqua Bazzill
Design Papers: Aqua Stitched paper made in India that's the end of the sheet. Pink & Aqua paper from Rosies Studios. Aqua spots from Magnolia papers, corrugated board from my stash.
Images: Emily and Emile from DigiStamp Boutique

Colour Medium: Copics
Tools: Cuttlebug, Classic Squares, Pop Dots, Balloon Punch, Chalk for ears.
Embellishments: Ribbons, Gems and Craft wire from my stash.

Emile and his Balloon

Wishing everyone a fun week of crafting.


Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Hi Kathie! Loving your adorable cards this week! Those elephants have such personality don't you think? And you little mini balloons are perfect!

Deanne :)

mulberry station said...

Kathie, I just love, love, love these cards. Your background paper is soo yummy. I love your images and emblishments. Both cards are adorable. Have a wonderful week!
Hugs, Nancy

Delphine said...

These are so lovely, Kathie! Really cute images, fab papers and I love the balloons!
Thank you for your lovely comment too... It is a small world... Maybe you will get to learn some French or already have:-)? Hugs Delphine xx

Arlana said...

Great minds think alike. I love thses sweet digis there some of my favorite from Sally. I love your sweet papers. colors and added bloons. Just to sweet for words. Have a sweet day!!!

The Stamper's Touch said...

Emily and Emile look marvelously adorable Kathie!!! Love your colors, ones I don't use very often and I don't know why!! Super, super cute!!!


melody said...

oh..i adore your cards kathie! and what scrumptious color tones..and colored images ~ beautifully done!

Jacki Randolph said...

Oh both are adorable Kathie, love the beautiful colors and those balloons are the perfect accent as an embellishment!!

Have a super sweet week, oh your bread looks delis!!! Yum!! Makes my mouth water just looking at your pictures!!

sweetbloominscraps said...

Those elephant images are way too cute! I adore the color scheme you used with yours and the great embellishments and texture you added. Fabulous balloon punch too! Hope you are having a great week!

Barb said...

Kathie - these are adorable! Great color choices and the images are so sweet!

Genevieve said...

Fab cards Kathie! I love the colours & the balloons are very cute :) Your bread looks yummy too, I'm going to have a go at making it as well.


Sharon Basel said...

What wonderful cards Kathie! Emily is so dreamy looking in her perfect shade of aqua. And that gorgeous paper with the thread running through it is fantastic. Emile looks pretty happy with how his card is dressed up too! They really are such cute images and fun to create with.

Anonymous said...

Fabulous cards! I love the balloons and all of the pretty details!