Truly Scrumptious Challenge #2

>> Wednesday, 4 March 2009

I can't believe it's time for our second challenge already! There were so many entries for our first challenge which was very exciting. This week there is another sketch for you to follow but we also want to see some handmade buttons on your card. This is the sketch for you to use:



And here is my card;



Sketching Stamper Digi Stamps (Christine Dark) is our sponsor this week and I've used one of her images 'Pretty Window' for this card. I coloured the image with distress inks and then cut a frame from a scalloped nestabilities rectangle. I cut another frame exactly the same size which I put on top with sticky fixers.

Tilda is coloured with distress inks and stuck to the raised frame. The DP is by Crate Paper and is actually the back of a doublesided sheet. I stamped some Inkadinkadoo flourishes with Versamark and then embossed with silver powder. The buttons are made from fimo clay. I used two colours, one of which has some glitter in. I'm quite pleased with how they turned out.












Remember you have two weeks to enter this challenge so pop over to the Truly Scrumptious blog now and take a look at the fantastic cards that the other DT members have created.

12 comments:

Riet 4 March 2009 at 07:50  

woww Sharon,what a beautiful card,l love the image and colours.

hugs Riet.x

Kim Piggott 4 March 2009 at 07:54  

Oh such a beautiful card!
Love your image and Chris' window picture looks gorgeous!
Lovely paper and detail.
hugs
kim x

debby4000 4 March 2009 at 09:04  

Oh this is beautiful, wonderful work with the images.

Michele 4 March 2009 at 09:45  

Gorgeous card Sharon. Love the images and the papers. Love the buttons also. Michele x

Michele 4 March 2009 at 14:21  

Wow! Your card is stunning Sharon.
Everything is just gorgeous.
Michele x

CraftyC 4 March 2009 at 19:17  

Your card is stunning Sharon, perfect view!!
Clairex

Nicole's Scrappin' Corner 4 March 2009 at 23:08  

LOVE your card Sharon!
LOve how you perched Tilda on the window sill.....that is just so clever! And your buttons are just beautiful!

Danita 5 March 2009 at 03:14  

Awesome card Sharon, I love all of it!!! Those background swirls are awesome, I LOVE LOVE LOVE your buttons!!! They turned out FAB!!! The cut out window is soooo clever!!! Awesome job with this challenge!!!

Gillian 5 March 2009 at 09:56  

Another wonderful card and beautiful colour combo. Love the buttons, will have to have a go with my fimo. Thanks for the inspiration.

Gill x

Agnes 5 March 2009 at 20:50  

This is so beautiful love the window stamp. Youre coloring is so perfect.
Hugs agnesxx

Rica 8 March 2009 at 13:48  

Gorgeous Sharon - love the colurs you've chosen and the stamped flourishes are fantastic. Those buttons are gorgeous - but no more button please!!
hugs Heather xx

Helen 8 March 2009 at 21:32  

Gorgeous! Love the colours, and the way you've got Tilda sat on the windowsill!
Helen x

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