Monday, May 16, 2011

Add-on Week, Part 1

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Add-on Sketch #5


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"Family Reunion Invitation" by Jill Sarginson
Supplies - Patterned Paper: Echo Park (Walk in the Park collection), Bo Bunny, Dream Street; Tools: Creative Memories circle punch, Marvy Uchida circle punch; Vibrance; Stickers: Scenic Route, October Afternoon; Alphabets: Jenni Bowlin; Unknown: Ribbon, Flowers, Brads

I decided to make a family reunion invitation, using the sketch almost exactly as shown. I used circle punches to make the various size of circles and used two different pieces of pattern paper - using both sides of one to keep the colour scheme matching as close as possible.

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"The Beauty of Spring" by Christina Hoffman
Supplies - Cardstock: Bazzill; Patterned paper: Jillibean Soup; Alphabet: Cosmo Cricket; The Paper Studio and American Crafts; Embroidery Thread: DMC; Sketch: Allison Davis (Two-page Sketch #2)

I left all the measurments the same for the main tree but reduced the circle sizes on the smaller tree.
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8 comments:

dawn said...

I love love trees especially yours Allison. The card is so cute and fun in the first one. The layout is fun with those wavy hills you've made before Allison. The hills and the trees are so cute. What a great idea for the add-on and cant' wait to see more of them this week.

Crystal aka Caitlynsmommy said...

I like them both.I love the patterns chosen in Jill's card and the wavy hills are super fun in Christinas layout.

Erica said...

These are beautiful Ladies! I love the colors you chose Christina!

mustangkayla said...

Love these! Great takes on the sketch!

COScraps said...

Great job ladies! Love them both...

GLOANN said...

Love this LO. Such a wonderful use of those adorable trees.

Luv2talk said...

I love how you can take the funkiest shape (a cirlce tree) and turn it into something amazing.

Amy said...

going to love this week! I have to be honest..I wasn't crazy about this sketch at first because I was a little stumped as to what to do with it. I love the LO I ended up with and I LOVE these 2 too! Great card Jill and love those trees/hills and flowers Christina..really pops off the page!