Sunday, August 21, 2011

PageMaps sketch challenge

Here's a new challenge for me, from PageMaps.  The sketch is wonderfully detailed, and because of the tremendous prize, I'll be trying it several times.  Here's the sketch:


And here's my first attempt, following it to a "t":  I used papers from DCWV "Garden Party":


supplies: cream parchment card base, papers from DCWV Garden Party, Hero Arts stamps D2129 Vanessa Butterfly andCL497 Find Joy, Memories Artprint Brown ink, antique linen distress ink, colored pencils, pink pearls

17 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card. Love the colours and those butterflies!

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  2. WOW!!! Stunning Lin!!! LOVE those pretty butterflies and the colours are so yummy!!

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  3. Gosh, these colors are pretty! Fabulous card, Lin! I may have to check this one out. . .love that sketch!

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  4. You're right Lin, that sketch is very detailed! I love all the pretty pink and brown papers you used together with the butterflies! Superbly done! Thanks for the link.

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  5. I love, love, love these beautiful colors and that butterfly is Gorgeous!

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  6. OH LIN!!!! If you don't win this challenge...... This card is breathtaking!

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  7. WOW! This is stunning. I love those papers - I will be looking for that at JoAnn's. May have to investigate this link, too. Your card is just beautiful.

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  8. Soo beautiful card! Love the butterflies :)

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  9. just beautiful. The sketch is very detailed but you really nailed it Lin.

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  10. You are right, that prize is fabulous! And so is your card! I am noticing that the blog id's are not linking on the contest site ...

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  11. I love, Love your card!!! It's Gorgeous! Good Luck on the contest!! :)

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  12. What a delicious combination of colors! Love the dimension on the butterflies!

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  13. the butterfly looks so real..colors are a great pick ..great card!

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  14. lin, i really love this card-that bfly is wonderful!

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  15. Lin these colors are beautiful. You always have great layering ideas for your patterned papers!

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  16. Oh love what you did with the sketch, Lin! Wonderful mix of pps and I love the butterfly!

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  17. Yummy colors and papers! Beautiful!

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!