Monday, 5 November 2012

Merry Monday #40 - Jingle Bells

Happy Monday Everyone,
Today's post is for the Merry Monday Sketch Challenge this week. I decided to go with Designer Papers this week and paper pieced the focal point and then cut it out with the Spellbinders Labels Ten Nestability.  I added an Early Espresso Satin Ribbon Bow and some Mini Bells as my Finishing Touches.  

Stamps: Papertrey Ink - Signature Christmas
Card and Papers: Early Espresso, DSP Patterns Stack - Brights Collection, Candlelight Christmas Specialty DSP, Very Vanilla
Ink: Real Red
Finishing Touches: Early Espresso Satin Ribbon, S/U's Jingle Bells, Linen Thread
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Labels Ten Nestabilities, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Bow Easy, Fiskars Trimmer and Scoring Tool, Sanding Block, Pencil, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dots, Anywhere Glue Stick

Thanks for stopping by today.
Cat's Ink Siggy

Freshly Made Sketches #59 - Joy

Hi Friends,
Today's post is for the Freshly Made Sketches Challenge this week.  Watercoloured the image and cut it into four.  I embossed the Very Vanilla panel and embossed the edges with my Scoring Tool.  I added the sentiment with the Bakers Twine.  All of the layers were backed with Basic Black to make them pop.

Stamps: S/U's Tidings of Joy (R), Clear Stamps Be Merry Collection
Card and Papers: Watercolour Paper, Basic Black, Very Vanilla, Be of Good Cheer DSP
Ink: Stazon Black, Cherry Cobbler
Markers: Basic Grey, Midnight Muse, Chocolate Chip, Cherry Cobbler, Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, So Saffron, More Mustard, Blush Blossom
Finishing Touches: Cherry Cobbler Bakers Twine, Gelly Roll Pen
Cool Tools: Aqua Painter, Big Shot, Sizzix Delicate Designs E/Folder, Fiskars Trimmer and Scoring Tool,  Small Oval Punch, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for dropping by today.
Cat's Ink Siggy