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Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Sweet Sketch Wednesday Sketch # 194-5 Sponsor DigiStamp Boutique

Welcome to another wonderful hot Wednesday.  Here it is 20th February already.
It's Wednesday which means it's another 
Sweet Sketch Wednesday
 Congratulations to our winner and to our top 3 cards from last week, awesome work ladies and I love the creativity.  This week we really have an oldie for you  as you know we try to recycle one sketch a month a blast from the past and this is really from the past and even before my time.  It's sketch # 194-5 YES 5.  This is the 5th sketch ever used over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.  I enjoyed working with the sketch and it's very easy to work with.

Sketch #194-5
You can used this sketch as a oblong or square.

My card using this sketch but using a square version.

This week our sponsor is the lovely 
Sally-Ann Hancock 
the owner of
DigiStamp Boutique in the UK.

A Little Bit About Sally-Ann
All images/designs are created and copyright owned by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating.

She has been sponsoring Sweet Sketch Wednesday once a month since we started which is totally amazing and Sally-Ann is very generous with her prizes.

This week our winner will receive

Prize: 6 Free Digi  Images

from DigiStamp Boutique Shop

Wow Sally-Ann is just so generous and all of us here at
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 
really appreciate Sally-Ann's generosity which is very much appreciated by all of us especially when we select our images to use.

Don't forget to drop by DigiStamp Boutique and see what's new over there.  Every month Sally-Ann is updating here vast array of amazing images and always has a monthly freebie for you to try before you buy.
You can check it out here:

Don't forget to drop by Sweet Sketch Wednesday and check out what the rest of the design team have created for you this week.

Card Recipe:

1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Black and Yellow Bazzill
3. Design Paper: By American Crafts
4. Image: Spring Louie by DigiStamp Boutique

5. Colour Medium: Copics, Black embossing pen and white gel pen.
6. Tools: Cuttlebug, Petite Oval, Floral Oval, Scalloped Oval and Classic Oval, corner die, Pop Dots, Glue dots and Tacky glue.

7. Sentiment: Computer generated using Papyrus font.
8. Embellishments: Yellow satin ribbon, blue gems and orange carnation all from my stash.

Wishing everyone happy crafting and I'm looking forward to seeing your new creations.


Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Kathie. The bear is so cute and you've coloured him beautifully. I love the bright sunny colours too.
I saw you on MIM
Lorraine x

Lisa Lynn said...

Kathie, Another adorable card. Love your coloring and the bright papers. The image is too cute.

Dee's Craft Room said...

The big, bold colours of this card work really well and the little bear is so very cute and coloured so well.

Thank you for moving out of your comfort zone for Crafty Boots Challenges.


Laine said...

Such a sweet bear. Thank you so much for joining us this week at Charisma Cardz.

mulberry station said...

Kathie, you card is so bright and springy. I love those fun papers. Great job coloring this little bear up too. Your card brings a smile to my face. Love it!!!
Hugs, Nancy

Joanna said...

I LOVE your paper choices this week. Really stunning and your bear is colored to perfection! What a winning combination!

Linda Anderson said...

How absolutely adorable Kathie!! Such a springy card -- so there is hope that it's coming!!! Gorgeous papers and colors. Have a wonderful week.


Sheryl said...

Brilliant card love the image and DP.
Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy this week, hope we see you again soon.
Hugs Sheryl xx

rachel said...

such a bright and beautiful card - love it - thanks for joining us at whoopsi daisy this week and good luck xx

Claudia said...

Great card! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Charisma Cardz Challenge and good luck!



Sally Dube said...

Love your card Kathie!! Gorgeoous papers and I love that image - daffodils are my favorite flower!!
Blessings to you!!

Marie Gamber said...

Your card is just so sweet! Super cute image! I am your latest follower!

Andrea said...

Terrific card! I love the bold colours and your image is adorable. Wonderful detail!

Heide said...

Fantastic card as always! Love the bright spring colors. So wish we had so warmer weather, I am so tired of freezing all the time. Your Oval die is so pretty too. Have a great week.
Hugs, Heide

Jeannie said...

What an adorable little teddy bear and the way that you colored him is perfect! Love, love, love the bright papers you used!

Peace & Luv,

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is awesome. Your colouring of the bear is fantastic. I love your layout. I spotted you over at MIM and came for a closer look and I am so glad that I did.


Jackie said...

Lovely bright and cheery card, love the cute image :). Thank you for sharing with us at Bearly Mine Challenges this week. Jackie DT.

Meihsia Liu said...

What an adorable card! Love the beautiful background paper and the cute image. Thank you for sharing with us at Make It Monday. :)

Holly Gwilliams said...

I love this bright card Kathie. I think I may have to invest in that oval die - so pretty and your papers are great - I love the brightness of this - a true spring card. Holly xx

Love to Doodle! said...

Really, really beautiful Kathie...thanks for entering the DigiStamp Boutique competition... Sally-Ann :o)