Saturday, May 24, 2014

Sketch Saturday - Sketch #311

It's time for a new sketch from Sketch Saturday.  It's one of my designs, so I hope you have fun with this one.
Bugaboo Stamps is our sponsor and graciously provided the DT with images to use for the challenge.  My choice was  Snowglobe Butterfly.
I wanted to challenge myself to create the water-look of a snowglobe.  I added glitter at the bottom and Stickles around the butterflies to replicate the glitter in the bottom of a snowglobe.  Do you know regular white Elmers glue is a perfect adhesive for glitter to paper?!?  I have tried a variety of specialty "papercrafting" glues and not always been happy.  I'm not too proud to say I can be a little slow sometimes!!
The embellishment on the bow is a big, flat sequin with a rhinestone on top.  I love that it's flatter than a button.

Stop by the Sketch Saturday blog and take a peek at the rest of the DT's work and then join us in creating something with your own take on the sketch.

Pile it On - Shabby Chic
Crafting By Designs - Friendship makes the World go Round
Tuesday Throwdown #196 - Teacher Appreciation
Divas By Design - AG
Creative Moments - AG
Crafty Girls Challenge #18 - AG
Stampin' For the Weekend - For the Girls
Aurora Wings - Butterflies


17 comments:

  1. Love this sketch, and oh my goodness, what a gorgeous card!!! It's fun to see a snow globe used like you have used it - well done!

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  2. Oooh, this is lovely! The glitter at the bottom is so perfect. Love the colors, and great sketch, Cathy!!

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  3. This is so pretty Cathy and you did a marvellous job colouring. Lovely! Hugs, Lesley

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  4. Beautiful! I love the glitter in the snow globe! Thanks for joining us at Pile it On!
    Tracey, DT

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  5. This is just stunning Cathy! Hugs, Deb

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  6. That's really lovely! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Divas by Design this week. Hugs, Mirella

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  7. What a beautiful card love your take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Throwdown.
    Linda K. DT
    Team B

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  8. Love the globe! I am very glad you entered this week at Tuesday Throwdown. I hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge.

    TTFN,

    CraftyGirl
    craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com
    Tuesday Throwdown DT

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  9. Beautiful colours Cathy... love this design.

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  10. A stunning take on the sketch Cathy. Loving the snow glob effect.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  11. Adoable card, love the glitter in the globe!! Thank you for join us at Creative Moments this time, hope to see you again!! Hugs Kate Co Leader

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  12. Beutiful, Cathy! Love the idea of butterlies in a snow globe. gorgeous colors, too. Thanks so much for joining our Butterflies Challenge at Aurora Wings. xxD

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  13. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments! :)

    Petya DT

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  14. Great card and love the image used...design is stunning.x
    I also have a new candy posted on the top of my page...Memories to Keep

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  15. Love the butterflies in the snow globe - GORGEOUS!
    Thanx so much for joining Aurora Wings for our butterflies challenge.
    xXx

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  16. An adorable card. Wonderful image and fantastic design Love the snow globe and the pretty butterflies.

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  17. This snow globe looks so very real :) great coloring and shimmer!

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment. I appreciate each and every one of them. Cathy