Friday, August 12, 2011

CSS Sketch

Welcome to another fun blog hop being hosted by members of StampTV's Center Stage Alumni. This time around, the hop is based on an Sketch Challenge. If you came from Linda's blog, then you're right where you should be. You can also go to StampTV to see a list of all those participating.
Here is the sketch we had to work with:


The sketch was created by Melissa Cash who is also celebrating her birthday today. We decided to surprise her and design birthday cards using her sketch! We wish you a wonderful birthday Melissa and here's the birthday card I came up with:


We are also giving away a set! Make sure to leave a comment as you hop along because on Tuesday morning (August 16th), we will randomly choose one of the comments from all the blogs who will get a stamp set of their choice valued up to $24.95!

Supplies:
Stamps:  Gina K Friends are Forver
Paper:  GKD White, Bubblegum, Dark Chocolate & Sent with Love Pattern Paper
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics:  G94, G99, R81, R83, R85
Accessories:  Rectangle & Scallop Rectangle Nestabilites, Grosgrain Ribbon, Buttons, Foam Tape

To continue to the fun, head on over to the birthday girl Melissa's blog to see her amazing card!
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116 comments:

  1. Hi Smiley!! Lori- this is gorgeous- love those colors!!

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  2. Lori, your card is adorable. I love that ribbon detail. WOW!

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  3. Beautiful card Lori! I love how you turned the sketch on its side. Thanks for the sweet birthday wishes! {[hugs}}

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  4. Lori this is so pretty! Your focal flowers are gorgeous!

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  5. I like the way your card pattern looks like fabric. The depth of the buttons are what actually caught my eye. Great card.

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  6. Lori, what a pretty card! Love your colors and the flowers pop of their frame! Miss your sweet laugh!

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  7. The sketch looks so great flipped - love what you did with it! Beautiful card in every way!!!

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  8. Fantastic colors and your flowers are wonderful! Love the card flipped! I am so literal I don't often think of flipping the sketches!

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  9. Just soooo pretty, love the chocolate and pink

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  10. Another beauty...your focal image is picture perfect!!

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  11. Oh, brown and pink together is one of my fav combos! This is so pretty! Love the vow and button details.

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  12. Love it. I like that you flipped the sketch and the little extras that you used are great.

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  13. Love the pink and brown combination. This is a very nice card!

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  14. So gorgeous! Beautiful layered blossoms and buttons! Love these colors!

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  15. Great colors, one of my favorite combos!

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  16. How perfectly you matched the color of the image to the dp. Gorgeous!

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  17. Pretty, pretty card! Love the whole entire look!

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  18. ooh beautiful colors! love the dimensional flowers and great choice of DP!

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  19. This is so pretty Lori! I LOVE that Neopolitan patterned paper from the Sent With Love Stamp TV kit so much, and your double layered buttons are inspired! just lovely!

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  20. Pretty flower and I love the buttons!!!

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  21. Love the bow and buttons as your embellies, just perfect with this lovely image and papers. Tfs
    Patti

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  22. Hi Lori! Love this gorgeous card!! Love the rich colours, the popped up flowers and the cute buttons. Great job! Have a lovely weekend!! {hugs}

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  23. Your card is perfect! From the colors you chose, to the patterned paper and the buttons! One great job!

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  24. Lori, this is so pretty! Love the colors you used, nice use of this sketch.

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  25. Very pretty and LOVE those flowers! Colored beautifully and nice dp!

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  26. Oh my oh my that is so pretty! I really like those colours! TFS
    Helen -- Firenze Cards

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  27. Niiiiiiiiiiiiiice colors! Love this card, Lori!

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  28. Love the colors. Very pretty card

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  29. What a great color combo - and I love the layered buttons!

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  30. Another great card with pretty flowers!

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  31. So pretty - love the colors and the flowers!

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  32. Great colors and love that background
    Thanks

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  33. Very nice card! Love the color cordination for paper, ribbon, buttons and flowers.

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  34. Pink and brown--one of my favorite color combs. The buttons are great

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  35. Pinks and Brown I love it and I love you turned it beautiful job...

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  36. What a gorgeous card, absolutely perfect!

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  37. Love the pink and brown combo. Love the card. Thanks for sharing.

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  38. Lori I love the pink and brown you have used and the image is fantastic xxxxx

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  39. I love pink and brown. One of my favorite combinations. Love the flowers too! How they pop right off the card. Very pretty. Lori

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  40. That is a wonderful birthday card. I love the look of your flowers.

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  41. Love the pink and brown combination. Beautiful card

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  42. Gorgeous card. I love the brown and pink combo. The popped flowers are beautiful. I love your layered button accents.

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  43. Beautiful card! I love the design and the colors!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  44. I love, love, love your card. The colors are fantastic! Thanks for sharing.

    Joan
    MN

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  45. Beautiful card. I love the colors.

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  46. Love the bold colors!

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  47. very nice use of embellishments. THe card just pops everywhere your look.

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  48. I absolutely love this card! It's my favorite color combo and the buttons and raised flowers are the perfect addition!

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  49. Very pretty. I love brown and pink together.

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  50. The color combo is so pretty...very nice card.

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  51. The color combo is so pretty...very nice card.

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  52. The color combo is so pretty...very nice card.

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  53. Love the delicate flowers and the pink and brown combo.

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  54. Too cute! Dark brown and pink has long been a favorite color combo of mine. Well done!

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  55. Great combo of pink and brown and the ribbon really sets it off.

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  56. I've always loved pink and brown together... and you lovely card takes it up a notch! TFS!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  57. Beautiful card and colors. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda D.

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  58. What a beautiful card, Lori. Love the colors and embellis. thanks

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  59. I love the 3 dimensional flowers!!!

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  60. What an awesome card, love the pink and brown combo.

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  61. What a beautiful card design. I really like it a lot.

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  62. Very nice! I wish you had given the instructions:(

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  63. Really like this card , simple but elegant

    Diane

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  64. The buttons and bow are just the right touch for your gorgeous flowers.

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  65. Gorgeous colors, Lori, really lovely card.

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  66. always love pink and brown together!

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  67. Lovely card lori, always love the combination of brown and pink, wonderful colors. Your card is so pretty!! Love the buttons.
    Thanks for sharing
    Donna

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  68. Beautiful card! Love your use of Copic markers on this!

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  69. I like the colors of the card, very pretty. Thank you for sharing

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  70. Cute! Love the color combination.

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  71. Awesome job!!! Thanks for sharing.

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  72. Love the color combo! Like how you turned the example on its side!

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  73. Love the colors and how the flowers pop! Great card!!

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  74. Neat csrd- love all the elements you used.

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  75. Very pretty, I love the color combo!

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  76. Loved the way you did the flowers - looks great. Thanks for sharing.

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  77. lol - popped flowers are too cute! love the gentleness of the pastel pink - it really softens an otherwise vibrant card. Both Strong And Feminine!

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  78. Very pretty creation, Lori. I like the color combination.

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  79. pink and brown I MUST remember to use that color combo more often, great creation.

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  80. Love the color combo. Very Pretty. Thanks

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  81. Very pretty card. Love your colors.

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  82. I love the contrast with the pink and brown! Great card!

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  83. Love. How you changed the card to the side and your colors are gorgeous. Thank you for sharing and inspiring.

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  84. Really lovely card Lori! Love those popped-up flowers, and the bow between the buttons is a really nice touch!

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  85. Great combination of different design elements!

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  86. Love the colors you chose, it is really very beautiful.

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  87. Very pretty. Love these colors together.

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  88. Really cute card. Love the colors.

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  89. Always one of my favorite color combos. Beautiful card!

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  90. Beautiful card. Love the colors and your accents!

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  91. What a lovely card pink and brown are beautiful together, and the buttons just add that extra dimention
    Chris

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  92. Very nice color choices Thanks

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  93. I love the pink and brown combination. Beautiful card.

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