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Saturday, January 9, 2010

Taylored Expressions Sketch #97


Time for another one of Taylored Expressions Friday sketches. I also did some stitching on my card which is this weeks challenge by JUST US GIRLS
This is my card:
I almost never use stitching on my cards.....mostly just too lazy ;0 Even with this stitching if you look closely you will see I used some rub-0ns. These are from the Martha Stewart collection. Super easy to use. All of the Papers, ink & stamps are PTI, I colored my image with copics, and use a flattened bottle cap that I punched a hole in the center with my giant crop-a-dial. Then I took a piece of ribbon from my Michael's stash & threaded it through & tied a pretty little bow. I think that about says it all for this one. Now time for football for the rest of today & tomorrow. Maybe I can color some images while I am watching :) Thank you for your visit!!

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8 comments:

Gingerbread Gal said...

Fabulous coloring! I love purple! Great details and so pretty!
:) Rachel

Marge said...

Football -- don't you mean Basketball?!!! That purple & orange are Phoenix Suns colors -- LOL!!! Seriously, that is one gorgeous card -- LOVE those colors, your faux stitching & that smashed bottle cap!!! Such a very pretty combo, BBGF!!!

Gwen said...

Such a pretty card, Gwen! Love the colors together and all the details make it just gorgeous!

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Such a pretty card Gwen! I had to click & enlarge to really see that your stitching is rub-ons! It looks real & had me fooled! Awesome job! Thank you so much for playing along with Just Us Girls! I hope to see more of your creations in next week's color challenge!

southernscraps said...

Such a pretty card. Love that gorgeous bow! And the stitching. I love to use rub-ons for stitching too!

Stampin' Pam said...

Ok Gwen now THIS is my kind of stitching LOL LOVE it - couldn't tell without you telling us it was a run on. Beautiful card and great colors. Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls - it's great to have you with us as we kick off the new year. :-)

Lea L. said...

I am normally not a big fan of purple, but this is gorgeous! The shade of purple is perfect here, and the rub-on stitching is the perfect addition! Great job with TES97!

♥Lea

Andrea M said...

Wow Gwen! This is a really striking color combo!!! So rich! I can't believe those stitches are rub ons... crazy! They look so real. Stunning coloring on the main image too :)

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