Saturday, 13 September 2008

Friday Sketchers #19 - Docrafts September friendship & my first Sugar Nellie

As I had a whole afternoon crafting yesterday I wanted to make my Docrafts September Friendship card for Sharon T, and decided to have a go at the fabulous sketch over at Friday Sketchers .

I used the gorgeous Sugar Nellie Elisabeth Bell "Flowers" image gifted to me by my friend Cathy - I don't own any of these stamps but could possibly feel a credit card splurge coming on! I watercoloured the image using a mixture of pencils and Marvey markers, and decorated the hat and bracelet with tiny gemstones. The papers are all from my stash (most didn't have a make printed on them); flowers are by WH Smith (purple) and Prima, and buttons are from the local market. The sentiment is Penny Black "..Second Self", which I love to use on friendship cards.


  1. Wow..... Pauline
    your card is wonderful!
    I love the colours and papers!
    Hugs Gisela

  2. Beautful card, image and colours!X

  3. Gorgeous card Pauline! I love your colour combination!
    Helen x

  4. Hi Pauline,
    what a beautiful card and a great interpretation of the sketch.
    love the colours you have chosen and the sentiment is lovely.
    kerry x

  5. I adore this one too, love the colours here and the fab use of the sketch.

  6. Thank you so much Pauline. The card IRL is absolutely stunning! Your attention to detail is superb - all those little gems on the flowers and bracelet. It is now proudly on display in my house.


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Pauline x