Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Freshly Made Sketches: Happy Day!

It's time for a new sketch at Freshly Made Sketches!


At the time I was getting a card ready for this challenge, I also needed a birthday card for my youngest niece who turns 7 on Monday.  This was a situation in which the sketch truly was an inspiration.  I know, I know - challenges are also supposed to inspire - but many times I really have to work to find stamps that fit a sketch.  It's less "inspiration" and more trial-and-error.  In this case, I looked at it and immediately saw the stamps that I would be using.  Clearly that big heart is actually a bunny jumping out of the grass!!

Happy Day

I hope to see you all playing along with this sketch - I am excited to see how many ways the big heart and little heart can be interpreted!

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The green is a Wild Wasabi print from an earlier version of the Backgrounds Designer Series Paper Pack. 

13 comments:

  1. This is adorable! That critter makes me smile! And I am definitely happy to see some spring colors - too much "white space" around here these days!

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  2. She will LOVE this card!! The image is adorable and i love the butterflies and how you tight the string!!!

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  3. Ha! I can totally see that the bunny is jumping up from the grass! Too cute!

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  4. You'll melt the heart of your 7 year-old-niece for sure! Boy, is she in for a treat!!
    :-)
    Ofcourse the big heart is actually a big bunny celebrating your niece's birthday, ha, ha.
    bye,

    Marjolein

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  5. This is such a cute card and I especially love the way you tied the twine. Fabulous card!

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  6. Perfectly cute, especially for a little girl. And I love how you've used the little butterflies for the element in the top corner -- very clever. She'll love this.

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  7. Such a great card Kim! I love that sweet bunny! It will be perfect for your niece! Love the colours!!! I never would have thought to do a bunny for the shape!!!! Shapes frustrate me! You should give me lessons!!!

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  8. This is just the cutest card Kim! Love your colour and image choices!

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  9. Loving the sweet colours you have combined for this one, Kim. Hugs xxx

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  10. Utterly adorable; guaranteed that you niece will love it, as do I! Of course, I noticed those wee butterflies, too...
    ~c

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