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Hugs to everyone



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Thursday, 18 January 2018


Welcome to my blog.  Today is Wednesday which means it's Sweet Sketch Wednesday and it's our first Challenge for 2018.
This fortnight we have a new sponsor 

 Sparkle N Sprinkle
I love working with these images and there are so many to choose from.

The winner of the challenge will receive a
 $15 gift certificate
They may use the winnings in whatever way they would like in our on-line store, for any of our hundreds of fine products, including the digitals.

Don't forget to drop by the rest of the design team and see what they created this fortnight with these wonderful images.

Challenges I'm Entering:

Card Recipe: 

1. Base: Kraft Card.
2. Coloured Card: Bazzill Violet 
3. Design Paper: Provo Craft Tuscany Grapes Trios ( Very Old Paper)

4. Image: Chianti by Sparkle N Sprinkle
5. Colour Medium: Copics
6. Tools Used: Glossy Accents for the glass wine bottle.

7. Dies Used: My Favourite Things Stitched Die and 
Spellbinders Classic Circles.


8. Embossing Folder: Script Text

9. Embellishments: Twine very basic.

10. Finishing Touches: Inside and the back of the card.

Take care everyone wishing you all a wonderful week and happy crafting.


aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful card. Lovely design and gorgeous colours used for our "Kitchen is the Heart of the Home!" challenge. Thanks for joining in to help
Us celebrate ...hope to see you next challenge.. Double D Challenges{DT aNNie}

Jeanie Ellis said...

Love the colors on this card! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Crafty Gals Corner Challenges this week. Be sure to join us next week too!
Scrapbookingmamaw {My Blog}
Crafty Gals Corner Challenges

Diane said...

Beautifully created and perfect for our 'kitchen' theme. Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

Darlene said...

Beautifully colored image and overall design Kathie! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Kitchen is Where the Heart Is’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

Chris said...

Fab image and colouring, lovely design and colour choice, love the wonderful rustic look of this card, so in-keeping with the image. Thank you for playing along at Creative Moments.

Leslie Miller said...

Oh, wow! I love the paper with the wine theme, and the sentiment -- so cute! Thanks for sharing with us at Double D!

Meetu Aggarwal said...

Lovely card... Thank you for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge. All the best... and happy crafting..

Dorothy S said...

That vintage background is a perfect look for your lovely image! Thanks for joining us this week at the QKR Stampede Anything Goes challenge.
Dorothy S, DT member

Lisa Lynn said...

Kathie, this is gorgeous. Love that image and the vintage look.

Ine Swinkels said...

Lovely work! Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)

Pam Tiedtke, or Pammie Lou said...

This is just lovely! The background is ideal too! Thanks so much for playing along with us at PIP Challenges!

erika said...

I love the color used in your card! Thank you for taking part in the Digi Choosday challenge! Erika DT Member

Heide said...

Beautiful card this week. Love the rich colors. Have a super week. Hugs, Heide

hester said...

Fabulous card! And perfect paper!
Thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday! Hester

Judy Woodland said...

What a lovely card. I love that background, it's perfect for the image. Your coloring is stunning, absolutely superb!! Great take on the challenge, thanks so much for playing along with us over at Double D's What's in your Kitchen Challenge.
Judy~ DD DT

Daffodil Cards said...

Gosh! this is beautiful, I love the image and your colouring, the scalloped circle and your papers. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful card with us at The Male Room - Faith DT

Deborah Frings said...

I do like your take on the 'vintage' theme, so clever! There are so many fab details on your card - love the crackled background and the subtle embossing. Super take on the theme. Thanks so much for playing along with the vintage theme at The Male Room. Deborah. DT

Patricia Alvarez said...

Great card!! Thanks for sharing with us at Inspiration Destination. Good luck!!! Patricia

Kleri F said...

Gorgeous card!Beautiful design!Love the texture and the addition of the twine!Sorry for commenting so late I've been fighting a bad cold still.Thank you for sharing with us at the Crafty Gals Corner!Hope you join us again soon!
Kleri DT
http://kefartworx.co.uk/ (My blog)

anne said...

This is gorgeous Kathie, the papers are just perfect with the image you have used.
Anne xx