Monday, February 16, 2015

STAMPlorations Sketch Challenge #28

Hello!  Today we have a new Sketch for you to play with at STAMPlorations.

Here is my take:


I created a background using Vignette: Mod Shapes in shades of purple then white washed it with Picket Fence Distress stain.
I fussed with the banner stitching and added some Brushed Pewter Distress Paint and then layered some Black marker over the top of that to give some contrast.
Stamped a flower image on a white circle die layered with black as well.
Fussy Cut an embossed sentiment from BOLD SENTIMENTS and adhered it all together..
In the end I like how it turned out:)
 I DO find Sketches to be most challenging!

Hope you stop be STAMPlorations to see all the other cards from the last challenge winners!
Congratulations Guest Designers!
Winner: Lee Ann Barrett 
Top picks: Sue V and  Carol Dunham

The STAMPlorations Gals have some pretty amazing inspiration for you as well! I am truly amazed with how varied the cards turn out to be:))

Prizes:
Winner
prize: 3 digi stamps
guest designer spot in Sketch #31

2 Top picks
the option to be a guest designer in the Sketch #31 Challenge if they'll use a STAMPlorations digi stamp (to be provided) or clear stamp (if they already have them)

All winners and top picks will receive a personalized guest designer badge that they can display on their blogs, as well as a STAMPlorations guest designer watermark.


Thanks for stopping by!

LauraJane:)


7 comments:

  1. I so adore your stitched cards, LauraJane! And that whitewashed background is gorgeous! Super artsy take on the sketch -- I like! :o)

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  2. What a great idea to use the stitching to create the central panel and love the little flower. :)

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  3. Fabulous idea and awesome job, love the stitching, colours and how the round shape is on a paper as well as on the image.

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  4. A super fun card Laura Jane, love the pretty colours and the stitching. Carol x

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  5. Loving the retro mod vibe of this with the stitching. Very cool design!

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  6. Oooooh how fabulous is this Laura Jane!! That zig zag stitching is amazing!!

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Simply splendid to hear from you!

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