Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Papertake Weekly - It's sketch week!

Good morning and happy Tuesday!! Hope you're having a wonderful start to your day and the sun is shining!  I'm still in denial that it's Christmas time already! Where in the world does the time go? With that said, it's time for a new challenge at Papertake Weekly, and since it's the last Tuesday of the month, that means it's time for one of Dawny's fabulous sketches. I've followed this one to the letter and just simply flipped it sideways. We are being sponsored this week by the awesome Simon Says Stamp!!

So have you seen the new Nativity Collection from Magnolia?? It's available right now at Magnolia-licious and Diana is showing all of the images in full colored glory!! If you haven't checked them out, you simply must rush over and have a look!! For my card I used #3018 Holy Tilda with Lamb and I think she is so beautiful!!  You still have time to get these lovelies in your hands and do something with them before Christmas! Magnolia-licious offers an extensive selection of Magnolia images with fantastic service and prices! Plus you receive a 2% store credit with every purchase!! Tilda is colored with Copic markers and then cut out with oval Nestabilities. I kept this card extremely simple as I wanted her to be the main focus without a bunch of bits and baubles. The papers are Simple Stories matted with Bazzill cardstock.

Please be sure to pop over to Papertake Weekly to check out all my teamies fabulous creations, and then we'd love it if you'd grab your paper and glue and play along with us! Thanks for stopping by to see me today and hope to see you back again soon! Hugs!


Regina said...

Sharon!!! This is soo lovely. Love the colours and the image is gorgeous, beautifully coloured and the detail is wonderful.
Hugs and a wonderful week!

paola said...

STUNNING! havent visited in a while, but i see you are still making fabulous look easy! just beautifully colored and great design details

Janie Printz said...

Good morning Sharon, Super adorable card. Love the beautifully colored image, your great choice of papers & perfect sewing.
Hugs, Janie

Christina C. said...

Love your stunning design work, papers, details, and, of course, Miss Tilda! GORGEOUS!!!!

Danielle said...

OH! I love those beautiful earthy colored papers! and I think they are perfect for Miss Tilda. I love her... ... and did not color her yet! Wonderful card, Sharon. Hugs.

Doreen Horats, Clayton said...

Fantastic card, the layout design is super. Love your card.
Blessings Doreen

..Karen said...

So very gorgeous! Your coloring is fantastic! : )

Ruth Ann Hunter said...

Sharon this is a very sweet card! Love the image and the way you colored it.
hugs, Ruth Ann

Chris said...

Oh, Sharon, you should have heard my sigh when I saw this gorgeous card. The Tilda with Lamb is so beautiful. It just screams Christmas. Sharon, your pairing of the papers is also wonderful. I love each paper that you chose. Gorgeous, Sharon!

Chris Christensen

Desire Fourie said...

Just beautifully crafted. Love all the little finishing touches. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog}

Rene said...

Stunning Sharon...absolutely stunning! I love every little detail in this card...marvelous!
Rene :D

Candy said...

Oh Sharon,
Your card is priceless.
Love it clean and simple. For some reason can't imagine it gussied up.
Tilda is coloured to perfection. Don't you love the sweet face of her lamb?
Love the papers you chose to use as well.
Big hugs Candy

Kelly Neis said...

Sharon your card is gorgeous, i love the natural colors and this darling image! It is peaceful and pleasing to look at, beautiful card.

Cathy Lee said...

Sharon, this Tilda is adorable. I love how you colored her. Fabulous papers, stitching and gorgeous bow.
Cathy Lee

Only By His Grace said...

Hi Sharon!
Your card is beautiful. I love the DP's and your gorgeous signature bow.
super coloring.
Hugs Maz

Anonymous said...

OH Sharon, I just love your take on this sketch!! Really gorgeous paper and fabulous coloring on sweet Tilda! HUGS :)

Damarys said...

What beautiful coloring...you did a fantastic job!

debby4000 said...

Adorable card and gorgeous too.

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Sharon :-) Tilda is lovely and I love the luscious bow and stitching :-) the way you did the sentiment is fab too !

Lols x x x

Suzi said...

A beautiful Christmas card Sharon, love the paper choices and your colouring of this sweet Tilda.
Suzi x

cathylynn said...

Totally Gorgeous! Your coloring and layers are fabulous!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

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Paper Tails said...

Your card is amazing! Beautifully done and that bow I love it!!!!!


Suzan L said...

Hi Sharon, your card is just gorgeous! Your coloring is so rich and beautiful! And, I love the kraft design papers that you have used! Have a wonderful evening!

Anonymous said...

Delightful card, perfect choice of papers for your image and the bow is gorgeous, very pretty card
Hugs julie P

Sandy said...

So, so sweet - Out of this world gorgeous with the prettiest colors and design work.

Brodders said...

What a lovely shephard :) - Jane x

Angela said...

This card is stunning Sharon! Beautiful and simple layout that emphasizes your gorgeous image beautifully. Love your papers and awesome coloring. Love this! hugs, Angela