Saturday, January 22, 2011

Sweet Sketch Wednesday with ABC Christmas Challenge

I am so excited to tell you that one of my cards one an award that week! My High Hopes Guilty cat with the for rent birdhouse was selected as one of the top three in the Sweet Sketch Wednesday Challenge.

Kathie, one of the Sweet Sketch Wednesday Design Team Members also passed on some blog love! Thanks Kathie! (I'm having problems posting the award, so I will try again later.

I always love when I post my Sweet Sketch Wednesday card. I know I'll be getting tons of comments from their Design Team Members. I love it when I see I have a "new post" comment in my email inbox

Here is this weeks Sweet Sketch Wednesday #85 card combined with the ABC Christmas Challenge. This week the ABC Christmas Challenge is being Sponsored by Dustin Pike. He has some really cute images. My favourites are his dragons! This weeks challenge is to only use black or white. You can have some colour in the image, but that's it! I used South Pole Pals, which is perfect for a black and white card!

Supplies Used
Stamps: High Hopes South Pole Pals by Dustin Pike, PTI Sentiment
Stamp Paper: Copic X-Press It Blending Card
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Cardstock: Gina K Pure Luxury Black, Neenah Solar White
Paper: Imagininsce
Accessories: Rectangle Nestabilities, Martha Stewart Felt Snowflake Trim, Sizzix Snowflake, May Arts Suede Ribbon, SU Word Window, Modern Label Punches, Diamond Stickles.

Thanks for visiting I love reading your comments.


debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Heid, love the sweet image.

Unknown said...

BEAUTIFUL, such a lovely black and white card and the stamp is a darling. Love it xx

melody said...

yummy card! i love the black and white with the splash of yellow ~ and awesome take on the sketch!

Linda Anderson said...

Cute, cute, cute!!!! That's what this card is!!! Love that image! You did fabulous with that black and white challenge!! And thanks for joining us at SSW too!


sweetbloominscraps said...

Love that Black and White with your fun image! Thanks for joining us at SSW!

mulberry station said...

Oh Heide, I love, love , love the black and white together with your adoable image! What a gorgeous card! Your DP is wonderful with your image. Love everything about this card! Congrats for placing in the top 3 last week. Your cards are always gorgeous!
Nancy SSW-DT

Kathie said...

Oh Heidi, I just love your card that Black & White is perfect then that little yellow beak and those feet just pop your card. It's awesome. Congratulations on being in the top three this week, very well deserved.
Thanks so much for sharing over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday good luck.
Kathie SSW-Design Team
P.S Black Caps beat Pakistan yesterday in a one day game of Cricket.
If you are have trouble with that award, do a copy and paste to your desktop and then upload it on your post from there. Hope it works.

Cecelia said...

Super cute! Love the b & w, I can never pull that Congrats on your win!

Hugs x
Cecelia B

Anonymous said...

fabby card! love your choice of image... I love SSW too! awesome Layout..... Thanks for playing along with us too on the ABC Christmas Challenge, Hugs Samantha :0)

Delphine said...

Fantastic card, Heidi! I love the image you have used, the papers are gorgeous and the layout is fab! Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck! Delphine xx

Jeannie said...

This is just as cute as can be and a great job with this week's sketch! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,

Lacey Stephens said...

Congrats on winning the award! That's wonderful news!! I LOVE your South Pole Pals, card!! Great take on the Black and White Challenge!
Thanks for playing along with the ABC Christmas Challenge!!

Genevieve said...

Congrats on being in the Top 3 last week & thanks for joining us this week again with another fab card. The black & White is very striking!

Genevieve SSW DT

Jayne Hayward said...

What a gorgeous image you have chosen to use. Love the dp and the layout used.

Thanks for joining in with us on ABC Christmas Challenge

Jayne xx

Sharon Basel said...

Oh my goodness this is so darn cute! So wonderfully done, I just love it! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday. We welcome you back next time too!
Sharon, SSW-DT

P.S. This would be a perfect entry in the Sugar Creek Hollow challenge this week which is black, white and a splash of a color of your choice. The address is here:

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