Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Truly Scrumptious Challenge #2

Hello Friends!!! Its Wednesday and its time for our 2nd Truly Scrumptious challenge!!! This week, we have another awesome sketch challenge for you. Here it is:



There is also a 2nd challenge to go along with this sketch. That challenge is to use buttons somewhere on your creation, but only handmade buttons!!! Put on your thinking caps for this one. Here is a link to making your own buttons with your Nestibilities and Shrinky Dinks. Good luck and have fun!!!
http://kimberly-crawford.blogspot.com/2009/02/making-your-own-buttons-with-nesties.html

Here is my card for this challenge:



I was so excited I got to use my brand new Basic Grey Marrakech papers. The colors are truly scrumptious. I paired the Marrakech papers with Stampin Ups' Chocolate Chip, Apricot Appeal and Tangerine Tango.

Our sponsor for this challenge will be Sketching Stamper. Go check out her blog/store, its fabulous!!!

Have fun with this challenge, remember to post your link to your creation in the comments post on the Truly Scrumptious blog. Check out all the awesome eye candy from the Design Team!!! Get Creative!!! Thanks for stopping by and make it a great day!!!

Card Recipe:

Stamps: Stampin Up Travel Sketchbook (retired)
Ink: Pacific Point and Chocolate Chip both Stampin Up
Cardstock: All Stampin Up: Chocolate Chip, Apricot Appeal, Tangerine Tango, Pacific Point, Basic Grey Marrakech
Accessories: Square Nestibilities, Classic and Scalloped, Basic Grey Marrakech brads, Chocolate Chip grosgrain ribbon, 2" circle punch, Giga Scallop Circle punch, Stampin Up scallop circle die cut

16 comments:

Michele said...

Fabulous card Danita. Love the image and the papers. Michele x

Pascale said...

Beautiful card! Pascale

Chrissy D said...

Ohhh I love the colors and your design is FANTASTIC - great Moroccan feel!

Joan Ervin said...

This is one fabulous design, Danita!!! I love the vibrant colors and the papers, layout, and extras on this are amazing!!!

Holly said...

Totally fabulous!!!!!!! Love the Moroccan colors and "attitude" coming from this card!!

Christi said...

What a fun sketch and amazing sample!!!

Joanne Travis said...

Ooh, I want to try this challenge! What a cool layout and I love the unusual button idea.

Shelly Koskinen said...

I love this card & the sketch.

Nicole's Scrappin' Corner said...

Fab card Danita!
Love the papers and your buttons are just fab!

Nicole's Scrappin' Corner said...

Hi Danita!
Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving such a sweet comment. :O)
To answer your question:
The sentiment stamp I used on my TS challenge #2 card is from Close To My Heart...it's called-"Pricless Love"
Have a great day!

CraftyC said...

A lovely card, I;ve also got these papers but daren't break into them just yet!
Clairex

Anne said...

Love this Danita!! I have the same BG paper and this totally inspires me to actually use it!! Great job!

Beth said...

This is so fab, I love the new BG papers! xx

Rica said...

Hi Danita, fabulous - those Marrakech papers are stunning and compliment your image perfectly.
Your buttons are great - my 100's attempts are filling my waste bin (lol).
hugs Heather xx

Helen said...

Great card! Love the papers and your buttons aare fab!
Helen x

Sue said...

beautiful card, gorgeous papers, sue.x