02 January 2011

My First Card for 2011 - and may there be many more!!

Well Firstly......HAPPY NEW YEAR!! I meant to get on here yesterday to send my new year's wishes but housework beckoned me. Insert angry face here!!

Anyway here is my first card for 2011 and may there be many many more!!

I made this card for the following two challenges
- AnnaBelle Stamps Sketch Challenge - ABSC033
- Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge # 115- Buttons and Bows

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: AnnaBelle Stamps - Lil Michelle with Teddy
Colouring: Triart and Alpha Markers
Card Stock: Bella Cardstock
Patterned Paper: Ruby Rock-it Vintage Beauty
Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black and Vivid Ultramarine
Die Cuts: Marianne Creatables and Spellbinders Circles and Scalloped Circles
Embellishments: Misc Ribbons, Buttons, Dressmakers pearls, DMC Cotton, KindyGlitz, and 3D crystal lacquer.

Happy Crafting in 2011
Sam xx

PS - Here is another view of my card...


  1. What a super adorable card Samantha!
    I LOVE this cute image, Michelle is so pretty with her little bear and I just love what you have done with your card, love the buttons and the DP you used, LOVE it!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

    Take care,
    Kylie X

  2. So very cute Sam! I love how you've built the sketch up and the colours you've used!
    Thanks for playing along with us this week, and we'd love to see your creation in the gallery :)

  3. Adorable card - Love your layout

    Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

    Hugs Jane x

  4. Great take on the sketch Samantha and who could fail with this cute image! Love the use of different sized buttons too........Note to self use some of my stash!!!! Thanks for playing along with AnnaBelle Stamps and Good Luck!
    Don't forget to enter your card in the Gallery for the chace of another prize!!!

  5. Darling card! Thanks for playing along with us for the absc sketch challenge.

  6. how cute is your card. So adorable. Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the AnnaBelle Stamps Blog.

  7. Love this stamp, and love what you've done with her. Thanks for playing along!

  8. love your take on the sketch, the colours are fabulous and the image is beautifully coloured! :)