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Sunday, March 14, 2010

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Good Sunday Morning Peeps! It is time for another Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge.

Today Karen has a really fun sketch for us:



I loved the sketch from the moment I saw it, you know, because of the flowers. :) I thought it would be a great time to try out my new Sizzix sizzlits Floral Fusion Die. I started out by choosing some fun colors for my flowers, melon mambo, crushed Curry and pumpkin pie. Since the sizzlits die has three sizes of flowers I cut out three in each color. I layered them up with a dimensional between each layer and added a mini black brad in the top flower. I have seen these flowers made in alot of different ways, but I like them all lined up in a row, toooo cute huh? Each flower is layered onto the card with more dimensionals. The card base is melon mambo and that is followed with some whisper white that was ran through the cuttlebug with an embossing folder. I added the tag sentiment. I thought it looked, oh you know, unfinished. So I cut out a few leaves with the Sizzlits Little Leaves Die with some DS paper from the Tall Tales DS paper pack and then three more mini black brads and finally......done.

Well, lets see what the rest of the Sweet Sunday Stampers have for you today:

Karen-the Sweetest Thing

Jen-JenTapler Designs

Karen-Paper Playhouse will be posting later today

Laura-Scrapnextras

Lynn-The Queen's Scene

Nancy-iStamp taking the month off but go by and visit her anyway.

Sarah-Jane-Janeybell

I hope you can find some time to play along with us this week, I would love to see what you come up with, create a card or scrapbook page with this sketch and then go to Karen's blog and link up your project for all of us to see.

Well, that is all from me today, thanks so much for stopping by and HAPPY STAMPING!!!

Vicki

17 comments:

Sarah-Jane Kale' said...

Gorgeous, Gorgeous GORGEOUS!!!Love your flowers, they are just fabulous and the little leaves behind them.. well see now you're making me want that little die... that is when I finally get my Big Shot!!!

Great Job Vicki

xx Sarah

Jen Tapler said...

Oh Vicki! I just love everything you do. Seriously. This is fantastic!!

Lynn said...

Vicki this is wonderful! I love all of the layered flowers, embossing and pretty colors you used!

Karen Motz said...

So pretty, and the colours just make me smile they're so cheery on the white background!!

Nance said...

This is gorgeous! Your color combination is so fresh and modern. Can't wait to get my floral fusion die! Thanks for the inspiration.

Jaspere said...

Love it! Those flowers are awesome.

Sara said...

Very very pretty, love the embossing!

Nancy Riley said...

LOVE your design, Vicki! You are such a sweetheart to link me even though I'm away! MWAH!!!!

Stacey Schafer said...

super cute, Vicki!

Marisa said...

This is fabulous, Vicki! I LOVE flowers and you have done a fabulous job on these and the leaves. Going to have to chase down that EF as it is wonderful :D

Laura (scrapnextras) said...

Gorgeous Vicki! Love those flowers and Melon Mambo always makes me happy!

Lynn said...

I love your card...especially love the embossed background and the layered flowers!

Karen Giron said...

Wow, Vicki, this is beautiful! I love all the leaves and those flowers are fabulous!!

Shelley Germann said...

Wow, Vicki! I came to leave another comment for making iPicks this Sunday and I see all these GREAT cards. You are on fire! Really great stuff. I love how you layered these flowers! Beautiful!

Denise (peanutbee) said...

AWESOME job with the sketch. This is gorgeous!

Rhonda Langley said...

Those little flowers are beautiful! Love the touch of black brads!

Lorraine Castellon-Rowe said...

Oh, this card just took my breath away. It's gorgeous!!!
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