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Sunday, June 17, 2012

Inky Impressions DT Call


This card is serving multiple purposes for me.  I have a friend at church who is having a difficult pregnancy.  I wanted to send her a card with my prayers.  She has been on bed rest for over a month.  I talked to her today and she is feeling better.  Please send your thoughts and prayers to Lisa.

I am entering this card as a DT try out for Inky Impressions.  This image is from Inky Impressions too.  Her name is Lili.  I got her at a craft fair I went to with my family and friends.  I was fortunate enough to meet the owners and some of the DT.  I was thrilled when I saw they were having a DT call.  I just love these images. They are so cute and sweet.  Wish me luck!

This sketch comes from Sketches by Carly.  I love using sketches.  It gives me a chance to try new things (also takes some of the brain work away for me and I can concentrate on coloring).  Here is the sketch I used:


To color Lili I used Whisper Strokes and Stampin' Up markers with some added Stickles from Ranger.  I used Glossy Accents on her bracelet to pop it up a bit.  The papers are from DCWV, The Paper Co. and my Stash 'O Scraps.  I used some Tim Holtz Distress Ink to add a bit of green to one of the papers.  The stitching is generic thread. Finally I used an Offray ribbon.  

These are the challenges I have entered into:

Inky Impressions - DT call - Lots of layers and a bit of stitching
Simon Says - Anything goes

I hope you enjoyed your visit.  Thanks for stopping by!



9 comments:

Kim Kelley said...

First off good luck! Anyone would be thrilled to have you on their DT! Second...what a sweet card! Your coloring is gorgeous! HUGS

Kelly L said...

Don't ya just love sketch challenges and the ability to just pick out your papers and coloring your image. I know I do too. Definitely a reason I wanted to be on the DT at SBC. Thank you so much for joining us there this week, and prayers sent Heavenward for your dear friend. Hugs, Kelly :)

Carrie Robinson said...

Oh Robin this is lovely honey. I am on the DT and have never met our Inky moma so I am VERY jealous lol..

Good luck in the DT call xx

. said...

Robin, your card is so pretty. Lili's prayer is such an adorable image. Thank you for entering the Inky Impressions DT call. ~ Tonya DT

Kerry said...

Your card is Beautiful. Love the colours. Thanks & Good Luck with the Inky Impressions DT Call.
Kerry

jonim52 said...

Good luck with the Inky Impressions DT call challenge. Your card is adorable. Great take on the sketch as well.

Jackie said...

Robin your card is just lovely! I know that your friend will appreciate it :) Thank you for answering the Inky Impressions design team call :)

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with using Carly's sketch...thanks for entering!
xxx Margreet

Craftyanny said...

Super cute card. Love it.
Good luck with our DT call
Anne x