Saturday, April 26, 2008

Serenity Now

This weekend brings another great "Sketch for You to Try" by Jen del Muro. You can see the sketch, as well as her take and guest designer Sarah Green's take, at i{heart}2stamp. For more inspiration, Carole, Shannan, and Susan have all cooked up some good stuff, too. When you're ready to play, if you upload to SCS, remember to use keyword: SFYTT. It's fun to see all the sketch cards in the same place.

My chick is stamped on watercolor paper and colored with reinkers and an aqua painter. Her yoga mat is paper pieced from a pattern in Basic Grey's Sultry collection (the other patterns come from this line, too). I added some Hero Arts adhesive gemstones to her neckline and some Sakura Star Dust sparkle to her top. After all, even when doing her yoga, a hip girl like this oughta have some bling.

Have a great weekend!

Stamps: Serenity Now (My Favorite Things)
Paper: Garden Green, Pretty in Pink, Certainly Celery, watercolor paper, Basic Grey Sultry
Ink: Onyx Black Versafine, Pretty in Pink, Regal Rose, Certainly Celery, Blush Blossom, Garden Green, Close to Cocoa, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: vintage brads, scalloped scissors (Creative Memories),
nestabilities, pewter build-a-brads, 1/2" circle punch, 3/4" circle punch, word window punch, 5/8" chocolate grosgrain, Hero Arts Crystal Gemstones, Sakura Stardust gel pen, aqua painter


  1. Really cool card! I love the softness of the colors!

  2. she is SO hip!! Very cute!

  3. So cool Amy! I love the colours! When I first looked at the card, before reading your description, I was like WOW look how she coloured that mat!! Haha! The paper piecing looks that! Nice bling too ;)
    Can't wait to try this later today!

  4. So cute, LOVE the design and gorgeous paper. Jennifer :)

  5. This is awesome, Amy! I love her sparkly shirt!

  6. Awesome card, Amy! Love the sparkle and the patterns!

  7. Very nice card.....I love the floral background's so pretty. Joan

  8. I'm working on a "Sketch for you to try" card this week---I LOVE your card---I was looking at your ribbon---your knot is perfect---any secrets? That's always how I want mine to look, but they just never do!!


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