Freshly Made Sketches #295

Hey Everyone

It’s Wednesday!  That means it’s time for a new sketch at Freshly Made Sketches!  I’m this weeks sketch designer and I’ve designed the following sketch for you:

Last year I decided I would try to create my Christmas cards early so I would have enough to give to family and send to friends, but as usual it’s already July and I haven’t made one, until today……

I decided my sketch was going to be the start for my 2017 stash.  Apart from my sentiment, my card is stamp-less – just a whole heap of die cutting using Stampin’ Up! Pretty Pines Thinlits Dies.  I find it relaxing running dies through my big shot.  The sentiment I used is from Flurry of Wishes and the colours I’ve used are – Lemon Lime Twist, Fresh Fig, Tranquil Tide and Whisper White.  The strip of DSP I’ve used in the background is from Eastern Palace Specialty Designer Series Paper and I added a strip of Gold Ribbon under the sentiment.

Here’s my card:

For inspiration, head over to Freshly Made Sketches and take a look at the gorgeous cards the Freshly Made Sketches Design Team have created.

Thanks for stopping by.



6 thoughts on “Freshly Made Sketches #295

  1. You’ve started your Christmas card stash off with a bang! I love this pretty collage, and I love how you’ve used Lemon Lime Twist for a Christmas card. Thanks for the fun sketch, too!

  2. That is just not a mix of colors I would have come up with for a pinecone embellished Christmas card – but it is absolutely perfect!!

  3. I love the lime for a Christmas card!! What a pretty combination of die cuts!! Thanks for a super sketch this week!

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