Thursday, August 27, 2009

Sugar Bowl *18* My Sketch.....

Good morning!! This week's sketch over at the Sugar Bowl is by me and I chose the option of buttons!! So to play along just use the sketch for inspiration and make sure to use a Sugar Nellie image! When commenting on the cards I feel bad when I see one and the image is not a Sugar Nellie so just check the link if your not sure!!
I hope you all like the sketch and find time to play!! We have another fabulous prize this week and that would be 8 New Manga Christmas stamps!! Whohoo!! I wish I could play along!! haha
I needed to make a boy birthday card so I went with this image!! It has to be my favorite since my nephews are in this age range. I stamped script over Kraft paper and again went around the edges with some crackle paint! I finally got another color so you will be seeing what that looks like pretty soon! LOL

Paper: My Mind's Eye
Inks: Distress inks, twinkling H20's
accessories: buttons and twine ~ stash, twine ribbon ~ Bunny Zoe Crafts

Make sure to take a look at the rest of the DT cards ~ it is funny how you get such a difference with the same sketch ~ love to see how everyone interprets it differently!
Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you all have a beautiful day!! I have cleaning and school clothes "inventory" today!! Monday is the big day!! I will be down to 1 kid all day!!


Tiets said...

I love the sketch you've made Kathy and your card is just fabulous!
hugs tiets

Vicky said...

Stunning card Kathy! Your sketch is fab and I love all the crackle paint you've used. Could you please tell me where I could get some as I'm dying to have a go!
Hugs, Vicky ~x~

Katrina said...

Great card and sketch Kathy, can't wait to join in with the challenge now!


Katrina xx

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Kathy your card is just gorgeous. The kraft and crackle combo is stunning!!Thanks for a great sketch. You have done an amzing job with it!!

I am down to 1 kida ll day..has its pros and cons!! He wants me to play wii games with him in the absence of his brothers...unfortunately I have other things to do!!

Hugs Judy x

Frances said...

Hi Kathy, loving your cards this week! I love my Kraft too and this is fab . . must get some crackle paint soon! I was good the other day and didn't spend! Will definitely be trying out your sketch! Hope you get everything sorted for Monday, bet it's going to feel quiet until you get used to it! Hugs, Fran x

Elaine said...

Beautiful card Kathy! Am going to have to make the effort to join in with the challenge this time!

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card, wonderful sweet image and love the use of the buttons and arrow. Fab colours too.

Dena said...

Kathy, what a sweet little fisherman! I love the sketch and will have to try it out. Terrific card! Hugs, Dena

Danielle said...

Great boy card Kathy - the distressing on this is wonderful and your sketch is fab! Beautifully coloured image too!
Hugs, Danielle

Anonymous said...

Stunning card Kathy, I love all your beautiful distressing, fab boy card!
I have to say i loved this sketch, i
I've already made my card, lol. Now that is keen. lol.
Erin x

Anonymous said...

Kathy - love this image and all the details that you used to create this card!
Pam Going Postal

scrappyjan said...

Hello Kathy, Love your card. The sketch is Fabulous...I will have to get on the ball and enter again is week.

have a great rest of the week, janny

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - perfect for a boy!
Fab sketch too :0)
Helen x

Liza said...

Beautiful card Kathy, I love the brown and blue.

Liza x

Bev said...

Oh this is just stunning Kathy, love the karft papers and the twine and the image and the papers ... love it all! x

Kim Piggott said...

Such a fabulous card Kathy!
So beautifully coloured and I love all your fabulous detail!
Oh I will be thinking of you on Monday!
kim x

*Beatriz Jennings* said...

so cute! :)

Mo said...

Kathy your sketch is fab, your card also!
Thanks a lot for your lovely comment on my blog...
Hugs, Mo

Annie said...

love your little boy fishing card - he is one of my favourite SN stamps too.
hugs, annie x

Stephanie said...

Thank you SO MUCH for your comment on my card today hun (your work is fabulous - always!)

I loved working with your sketch so thank you :)

Have a fantastic weekend
Steph xxx

Iren said...

Lovely card and a lovely sketch! Loved the color combo too!!!


Lilian said...

Hi Kathy! So sorry I am so late in commenting - am on vacation. Shhh! Your sketch is beautiful as is your card!!! Thanks! Will use it again. I gave *me* a hard time not you! lol!

Will be back next week and hopefully post a card. ;) Take care and have a great weekend!

Vanja said...

Beautiful card and a fabulous sketch! I love this image! I have the stamp, but it still hasn't been inked up, you gave me a great idea, though. :)


Good morning Kathy more gorgeous cards hunny, i am absolutely loving this whiff of joy card, the colouring is sensational and what a gorgeous selection of papers, truly fab! hugs Linda x

Anonymous said...

Hi Kathy,
Your card [and sketch] are amazing hun, love 'm
Sorry my reply is so late, just got back from our little break to see my family!
hugs, Marlene x

Carole said...

Fabulous boys card Kathy...not my favourite card to make...even though I have a boy...haha!
Love your sketch, hope to join in the challenge this time.
Carole x

Tammi said...

Another gorgeous card done up with a fabulous sketch!! I just did up a card with it over the weekend, will use it again for sure! ~Hugs

Frances said...

love your sketch Kathy and the kraft card is fab . . you are bad influence, had to go get some crackle paint the other day, just need to wait for it to arrive now :D Fran x