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Hugs to everyone



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Wednesday, 4 January 2012

Sweet Sketch Wednesday Sketch #135

Saturated Canary

Happy New Year everyone.  Wow here it is the
 4th of January 2012 already where does the time go?
Well I've spent today trying to down load images and also uploading images and I've had major problems it looks like my camera and computer are now talking to each other.  My brothers birthday party on New Year's Eve went well and it was lovely for all the family to be together on New Years Eve I would think it would be the first time in 40 years.................and it was really lovely.

Today is Wednesday and that means it's
 Sweet Sketch Wednesday
 and this week we have a new design team member Heide so please welcome her to our team.  Congratulations to all our winners last week, sorry I haven't visited your blog's I'll be there as soon as I can as I've just returned from the beach after having terrible weather it didn't stop raining.

This week Arlana has another wonderful sketch, I love this one as it really shows off your design papers.

Sketch #135

Our sponsor this week is Krista from Saturated Canary.
Krista is offering our very lucky winner 

2 Digital Images
 of your choice from her online shop.

Isn't that great and if you haven't worked with any of Krista's images check them out here at


Now check out what our wonderful design team have created just for you over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Card Ingredients:

Base: White Card Stock SU
Coloured Card: Red Bazzill, Old Gold Paper Unknown Souce, Gold Card
Design Paper:
Image: Bride from Saturated Canary
Colour Medium: Copic's and atYou Copic's
Tools: Hot Glue Gun, Pop Dots, Glue Dots 
Embellishments: Red Satin Ribbon, Gold Ribbon, Red Roses and rose buds, Pearl Pen and beads,  Pearl gems and gold braid.  Cream ribbon lace all from my stash.

Rose, lace, pearl and ribbon embellishments.

Thanks for dropping by and leaving such lovely messages, wishing you all a wonderful week crafting and I can't wait to see your cards.



Heide said...

Thank you for the Welcome! Sorry to hear the rain had you cooped up so long. :(
Your bride looks stunning and love the beautiful heart ribbon that you have used on this stunning card.
Hugs, Heide

mulberry station said...

Hi kathie, I have been thinking about you and was sooo hoping that you and your family were having a wonderful time at the beach house. Is't that the way it always is...I hope the weather will be better for you this time around. I want to wish you the very best for the New Year!! You card is fabulous. I was looking at that image too but changed my mind at the last minute. You have done an amazing job with this card. It is gorgeous to say the least. Your papers and colors are perfect. I lvoe how you colored up your image. Have a wonderful vacation. I can't believe it is summer there and cold here. Our time for summer is around the corner....
Hugs, Nancy

The Stamper's Touch said...

Kathie, your card is absolutely stunning!! So elegant, so girly, so beautiful!! Love your coloring and all your wonderful embellishments.


Patti P. said...

Kathie, wowzers...this is simply gorgeous!!!!!! It is breathtaking and I love that heart ribbon. She is so beautifully colored.
Sorry for the stinky weather but glad you enjoyed the company and the party. Hope your electronics play nice...

Anonymous said...

Can't say enough about this website – its alot better than mine.

Jeannie said...

She's so gorgeous and elegant and all of the red and gold are perfect to celebrate the New Year!

Peace & Luv,

Genevieve said...

She is stunning Kathie, everything about your card is beautiful, I especially like the heart ribbon. Glad to hear the party went well.
Happy New Year :)


melody said...

oh kathie...what a stunning card! i love your colored image..and wow..what scrumptious pp..and the touch of gold..just beautiful! and love that flower embellie...yummy! beautiful work as always!

Arlana said...

Oh I loved your card this week. Your colors so beautiful. I love that added rd to you colors. Such perfect detail to your card. Sorry your holiday had been not the best weather. Wishing you a Happy New Year. Hugs Arlana@SSW!!!

Sharon Basel said...

Wow what a beauty this is Kathie! Beautifully colored, fantastic papers and that gorgeous ribbon is just perfect. You always find the perfect combination of embellies and papers and this is no exception!
Sharon :)