Sunday, 7 March 2010

Friday Sketchers #92

The talented Claudia has provided us with this beautiful sketch this week on Friday Sketchers!

And this is what I came up with ...

Went back to hand-stitching and lots of distressing!!!!!


Card base - (RWS)
Patterned Papers - K and Co -(RWS)
Image - Birthday Surprise - Ladybug and Friends - Blog candy from the fab Elisabeth Bell
Ribbon - Wild Orchid Crafts
Border punch - Fiskars - (Thanks Ruth)
Butterfly Punch - ? (RWS)
Sentiment - printed from computer
Inks - Tim Holtz - Tea dye, tattered rose, fired brick, brushed corduroy, mustard seed, dusty concord, peeled paint, antique linen, walnut stain, shabby shutters, worn lipstick, vintage photo, scattered straw, faded jeans - (RWS)
oh and a needle and thread - Stash


ladyjanet_56 said...

This is very nice Helena hand stitching? too much time on your hands lady I do like the colours you have used

Tracey said...

Fantastic job on the challenge, love the colour combination and the way you added the stitching finishes the card beautifully, good luck XXX

Michele said...

Oh such a pretty card Helena. Love the image you've used and the colours also. Hugs Michele x

LazyKay said...

Lovely version of the sketch. Great colouring.


LazyKay said...

I've had to go a long way back to find some of your lovely work - looks like you're enjoying these stamps and the colouring.