Saturday, January 21, 2012

ODBDSLC93 - Sketch Challenge

Happy Saturday All!! I hope you are all having a great weekend!! Today I am popping in to share this week's Our Daily Bread Designs Shining the Light challenge!!

This Week’s Challenge-

A Sketch



To make the challenge even more fun, we will be giving out a prize, a $15 gift certificate to be used toward stamps at the Our Daily Bread Designs store!! Entries for the prize must be submitted by Friday, January 27th at 8 a.m. EST. One random winner will be chosen and announced next Saturday. If you are not using ODBD stamps, please do not enter more than once. Additional entries without using ODBD stamps will not be commented on or will they qualify for prizes.

While it is not required to use Our Daily Bread Designs images and sentiments on your creations, we would love to see them if you have them. As a way of recognizing those who do use Our Daily Bread Designs stamps, we will again be choosing 1 to 2 creations to spotlight for our Shining the Light Award. In order to qualify for this award, however, you must use Our Daily Bread stamps and have your submission added to Mr. Linky by Friday, January 27th at 8 a.m. EST. If you upload your creations to Splitcoast Stampers or any other online gallery, please use the keyword is ODBDSLC93. When creating your posts on blogs please include a link to the challenge.

Now on to my take for the challenge:



The layers are heavily distressed! If there was an edge I could ink, rough up or otherwise destroy, I did! I found some lovely leaf stick pins awhile back and decided to add those for interest. And if you look very closely, you will see Our Daily Bread Designs' Time image stamped on the background paper for added interest! Who says you just have to stamp on the central panel?

Card Recipe:

Stamps: Our Daily Bread Designs - Time, Birthday Blessings
Paper: Bazzill Kraft, Bazzil Card Stock, Iron Orchid Designs Beach Cottage Paper Pad, Prima - Romantique
Accessories: Ink - Ranger Distress Inks - Tattered Rose, Tea Dye(edges), Close to My Heart Cranberry; Dies - Spellbinders Postage Stamps, Classic Squares Large, Cheery Lynn Designs - Fanciful Flourish; Seam Binding; Paper Punch; Stick Pins - Maya Road


For more inspiration for this challenge, please visit my dt sisters:

Jan Marie Ennenga
Debi Southard
Jan Keen
Lori Ulrich-Me!
Kathy Roney
Rosemary Dennis
Sabrina Jackson
Wanda Cullen
Angella Crockett - DT

To see all the creations in one place or join the challenge, click here.
We hope you can join the challenge! We look forward to seeing your creations!!

Thanks for stopping by and for your comments!!

15 comments:

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a stunning take on the sketch Lori!! I just love the sentiment on an angle, the flower detail with the flourishes, ribbon, stickpin and all the distressing!! Gorgeous take on the sketch!! I never bought the postage stamp die from Spellbinders. Seeing it on your card makes me wish I had....that is me...never have enough.

Your creations are always amazing Lori!

Have a great weekend!!
hugs,
Chris

Wanda Cullen said...

Lori, your card is GORGEOUS! Love the tiny details such as the time stamped in the BG, the stickpins, slight angling of the sentiment...all such wonderful elements! Have a great w/e!

Kathy said...

Gorgeous, Lori! Awesome job on the distressing! Beautiful details and I LOVE those stickpins! Have a blessed weekend! Kathy

Meghan said...

Wow this is so pretty!! I love the pink!! With the ribbon flower!! Love it!!
hugs,
Meghan

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Lori, Lori, Lori!! Girl, I am without words, seriously, this card is absolutely breathtaking! Love the papers, love your choice of dies and the way you have put the seam binding, that gorgeous flower and those fabulous leaf pins together. Absolutely gorgeous!! Have a blessed weekend! Hugs, Sabrina

Cards By Jan said...

breath taking beautiful Lori! I love your beautiful dsp, and love the stamp die, cherry lynn die,(one of my fav.) and your beautiful bow and flower, and so good to be on the team with ya. Hugs!

Tam said...

Nice! You really worked that sketch well.

Rosemary said...

a stunning take on the sketch, lori!! your talent amazes me constantly!!

Sandee said...

So gorgeous Lori!!! Love all your little details and special touches!!!

Jan Marie said...

Oh Lori, this is just exquisite. . .so delicate, so feminine and that arrangement with the rose, stick pin, seam binding, flourish and leaves . . .WOW! Love the offset framing the scripture. . incredible card!! Blessings!

Angella D. Crockett said...

Love this, Lori!!! So many gorgeous little details here! What I love about your creations is how each work of art is totally different, but always over-the-top beautiful! Hugs and blessings, Angie

Francie G. said...

Gorgeous, Lori! Amazing detials! Love the ribbon treatment around that beautiful flower! Hope your weekend is beautiful!

Jani Lewis said...

Love the rose and those leaf stick pins are perfect!

sandee said...

Your cards is gorgeous, goes without saying that all your cards are stunning, but I want those leaf stick pins by Maya!! awesome...

Debi said...

Lovely card Lori! I love the soft pretty colors and your gorgeous rose and ribbon combo.