Monday, November 4, 2013

Sweet Stamps- Nature

It's Tuesday again, and that means a new challenge at Sweet Stamps .  Our challenge theme for this week is Nature.

Here is the Sketch from Crafts 4 Eternity that motivated me:

Here are the supplies I used to create my card:

 I hope you will join in the challenge! Every entry qualifies you for a chance to win $20 of items from the store at Sweet Stamps, and if you use a Sweet Stamps image- you will receive an additional chance to win! The winner is chosen by so everyone has a chance to win!

  Here is a direct link to the Monthly Challenge as well- 1015-11/14-Center Step Card. You have a chance to WIN- winners drawn by

  Stop by the Sweet Stamps Challenge Blog HERE to see what the rest of the DT has created for the Challenges

Make it Monday - Anything Goes
Crafts 4 Eternity- Sketch
Artistic Inspirations- Spots (in the trees for leaves) and stripes (DP)
365 Cards- day 305 Starts with an S- Stamped image with Smoke (from Chimney) painted with Shimmery Paint, Strip of black CS on top and bottom
Sentimental Sundays- Falling into Autumn
Ladybug Crafts- Autumn Colors
Delicious Doodles- 1 Image,, 2 DP, 3 Die cuts

***Sweet Stamps also has a PINTREST page- HERE ***

Thanks for stopping by!


kiwimeskreations said...

Beautifully framed scene Shelly - it makes a lovely card.

Amanda said...

Great card and great interpretation of our sketch. Thanks for joining us at C4E this week

Guylaine Seyer said...

lovely card and beautiful interpretation of sketch
thank you for playing with us at Craft 4 Eternity

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Shelly, your card is so pretty - love how you framed the image. And what a gorgeous image it is.

Roxie said...

Nice papers, use of dies and love the framing of the image.

jimlynn said...

Beautiful!!! Love that patterned paper strips and the image is framed out just gorgeous!

having a {me} day said...

Beautiful card Shelly. Thanks for joining in our sketch challenge at C4E. keeley

Donna K said...

What a beautiful little cottage, Shelly! Great job with the sketch too! I love the stripe paper and die cuts!

loz said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous image Shelly. Visited from MIM..Loz

Tracey said...

Wonderful card :o)
Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays & Good Luck!

Sandy Fredrick said...

Wonderful coloring on the Cottage in the Woods, love how you framed it on the card.

Tamara Morton said...

Hi Shelley, as always stunning card, so love the design.. Fab-u- lous.
Hugs Tamara xx

Letisha said...

Great card Shelly :) Thanks for joining the challenge over at 365 cards... much love xx

Terry said...

I love the little swirly leaves to go along with the adorable little woodsy scene! Great take on the sketch!

Darlene said...

What a beautiful cottage, Shelly! You've framed it off so well with that die cut and the leaves. Set against the striped DP it really makes a statement. A beautiful card for sure!

Amy Johnson said...

Such a sweet and pretty card!

~ Kendra ~ said...

You've created a beautiful fall scene with this image!! Lovely card!

MiamiKel said...

Beautiful, Shell - like little story book village just as sweet as can be! I hope you are feeling better! x0x0

michele said...

Great take on the sketch! Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

Beth Norman-Roberts said...

Lovely card. The house reminds me of Mary Englebreit's cottage. So cute!

Chris said...

Hi Shelly, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris

Penny said...

Beautiful card and image! Love the papers and the gorgeous die cuts! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Carmen said...

Terrific card what a lot of work! Love the coloring job. Good luck this week at AI hope to see you back next week.
DT Artistic Inspirations

Anne Temple said...

Gorgeous card and great color choices. Love the frame to showcase the image.

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is beautiful Shelly!! I just love your framing and your beautifully colored scene!! Nice use of dies!!

NanaConnie said...

Love the way you framed it, Shelly! That image makes me think of going to Grammy's house for a holiday feast. Thanks for evoking memories. :-D

Unknown said...

This is just delightful! Thank you for sharing over at MIM, Hugs Kerry DT xx

Nazeema Calypso Thompson said...

Absolutely gorgeous Shelly! Love that stamp and the beautiful way you've colored it. It really shows Nature way of welcoming Fall/Autumn. While I am here I want to thank you also for stopping by Sentimental Sundays and sharing your design with us.

Michele said...

this is seriously gorgeous Shelly, wow! xo

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Hi Shelly!! Your card is FAB!! :) :)
I love how you added the copic blends to the bottom of your post. :) :)
I'll have to use that tip with my upcoming tutes on copics!!! :) :) Thanks so much for that!!
I'm so glad that I stumbled upon your blog from Make it Monday ~~ :) :)

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