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Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Freshly Made Sketch Challenge 4

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My sweet friend Lesley invited me to be a GD at her new challenge blog, Freshly Made Sketches!  Thanks, Lesley!  Here’s the sketch:

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Lots of possibilities here!  Since the challenge theme is clean lines (no shabby chic here!) I went with the pretty and bold colors found in the Domestic Goddess DP:  Poppy Parade and Baja Breeze!!  Delightful!

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Lots of fun dotty stuff going on here!  I used the Perfect Polka Dot embossing folder on my tag and big flower:

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and the brad and frame from Four Frames continued the theme!  I used a sentiment from Friendly Phrases as well as the “baby” from “Hello Baby” from Petite Pairs…what a versatile set!  I hope you’ll be able to play along with all the talented designers at Freshly Made Sketches too!

Wee Details:

  • Stamps:  Friendly Phrases, Petite Pairs
  • Paper:  WW, Poppy Parade, Baja Breeze, Domestic Goddess DP
  • Ink:  Poppy Parade
  • Acc:  Decorative Label Punch, Itty Bitty Punch Pack, 1 1/4” Circle Punch, Boho Blossom Punch, 5-Petal Flower Punch, 3/4” Circle Punch, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Ruffled Ribbon, In Color Brad, Pearls,  Stapler, Dimensionals

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Cassidy and Grampy “playing”!

18 comments:

Linda Callahan said...

I love all of the fun dotty stuff going on! And those colors - and that DSP - are just wonderful! Such a "fresh" card! So glad you are our featured designer this week :)

Rita said...

It just makes me happy to look at this one! It is so bright and SO fun! I can't believe I don't have that paper yet! So glad to have you with us this week!

Jodi said...

I love it! The domestic goddess is so pretty with the domestic goddess dsp. Such a fun layout also. Thanks for sharing!

Kathy @ Stamping Still said...

This is so beautifully fresh Leanne.
I love the colours you've chosen and the gorgeous flower. It's a delightful card.

Diane - oliverdi@att.net said...

LeAnne this card is so darn cute! So cheery and bright! Love everything about it!
Congratulations on being a GD on Lesley's new site. I just love the site, but I haven't made into any challenges yet! Where does the time go? Don't know how you keep up designing with so many sites, but I know they all LOVE to have you onboard! Hugs.

Linda Fisher said...

Awesome, both card and being GD for FMS!!! I wasn't real fond of this paper in the beginning - you've changed my mind!

Nance Leedy said...

Happy day oh featured designer! Love seeing you on FMS today and this card is so perfectly YOU. Bright, happy and maybe just a little "dotty" tee, hee! ;-) LOVE it!

Lesley Croghan said...

Good morning LeAnne...so happy to have you on board this week! Your card is fresh and so bright and cheery! Love those dots!
Hugs,
Lesley

Diane said...

How fresh and fun! The colors just make me happy. Thanks for sharing...love seeing Cassidy everyday too. Blessings, Diane

Linda said...

Oh so sweet. Grandpa looks like he is teaching her a life long skill. LOL
Love the card with the tag. I need to use tags and that stamp set. I have it and haven't used it. Off to the stamp room.

Janine said...

I love this card LeAnne!!

Notes by Nina said...

Lovely bright card, very nice.

Lorraine said...

What a striking color combination. Love all those dots too.

Jen said...

These colors are simply gorgeous together. I love all those swiss dots and how you've layered the tag. This card is definitely going into my faves!

barb mann said...

LeAnne - This is adorable. I love this set of retro style dsp. So Cute to see Cassidy in the SU box & playing with grampa.

Tui Nathan said...

Oh, LeAnne your card is fabulous ... I love everything about it, the colours (how gorgeous is that DSP), the texture, the pretty little flower and I so so love your tag ... brilliant!
Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us as our Featured Designer!

Christy Q said...

So pretty, LeAnne!!! Love this card and the fresh colors, so perfect for the FMS challenge! So glad to see you as the featured designer this week. :)

Ruth M said...

Oh my word, what a stunning card, so bright and cheery! I love how you added so many touches but still kept a crisp, clean feel. Thanks for showing how to do it!