Friday, January 25, 2013

Bear and Turtle

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I decided to color up an SK Digis for my prelude to the DT gig that started today (see my previous post).   The sketch is from Tuesday Morning Sketches, one of my favorite challenge and "go-to sketch reference" sites.


Digi:  SK Digis - Teddy Bear with Turtle
Papers:  Jessica Sprague Blossom Mega Digital Pack printed on Staples #110; Hammermill
Ribbon, button and glitter glue from stash

(I should mention that this paper pack came from this mega-enormous pack at that was on sale for $1 on Wednesday.   My card really doesn't show the details in this pack.  There were 24 papers and a huge selection of printable embellishments that come in flat and embossed versions.   It's now $10.99 (and still an incredible deal) but check in every Wednesday to see what other amazing goodies she has to offer.  I highly recommend following Samantha Walker, who keeps you up to date on Jessica's store and she gives great advice and tutorials and is also a very incredible and popular Silhouette Store designer so you're probably familiar with her designs.  <deep breath>)

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

4 Crafty Chicks #126: Buttons, Buttons…Who Has Buttons?!
Craft Your Passion Challenges #146: Totally Teal
Crafty Catz #167: Cute as a Button
Crafty Creations Challenges #206: Just Take Two 2nd layer mats
Delightful Challenges Thinking of You
Digital Tuesday Challenge #194: Favorite Color Combo
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges #155: Favorite Color Combo
Jellypark Challenges Button Up!
Love to Create Challenge Blog #49: Your 3 Favorite Colors
Moving Along with the Times Bling It On
Paper Pretties PWC242: Try a New Technique buttons and ribbon
Papercrafting Journey For a Girl
QKR Stampede #23: Soft Pastel Colors
Tuesday Morning Sketches #182: Sketch


  1. Darling card Leeann, love that image and the colors you used! Glad to be working with you on Sketchy Friday DT! :)

  2. What a CUTE image! So simple and sweet, and I love the colors!

  3. Oops! Forgot to say thanks for joining us again at Tuesday Morning Sketches! ;)

  4. Gorgous card and such a sweet image. Thanks for joining in with the PCJ challenge xx

  5. Oh my goodness! This teddy is soooo cute!! Pretty DPs, too!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

  6. Awwww such a cute teddy and I love the colours and layout.
    Thank you for taking part in the Fab 'n' Funky Challenge this week

  7. Aww lovely cute image and gorgeous colours. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz x

  8. Very cute! I have yet to color this cutey:) I really like the colors you chose!

    My Mind's Dust Bunnies

  9. Aww this is really sweet Leeann! what a mega cute image and you've coloured it beautifully! Love the touches of sparkle and the fab papers and button/ribbon detail - it's a wonderful design! :-)
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week and good luck in the challenge!
    Hugs Sue xx

  10. Thanks for playing our Button challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, great job!

  11. What a darling image, Leeann. I had a turtle... he passed away a couple of weeks ago. This image brings back special memories. Thanks for sharing.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  12. This is gorgeous, Thanks for sharing with us at Delighful

  13. aaah so cute, thanks for joining in with our "Cute as a button" challenge at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  14. Cute card! Sounds like you got a great deal on your paper! Thank you for the heads up on where to get it!Thank you for joining us this week at Fan'n'Funky!

  15. Delightful card.Love your paper choices and your colouring to match.The glittered highlights are a lovely touch.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  16. So cute, lovely card...Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
    Wendy xx

  17. what you have done with the sketch! Sounds like a great deal on paper, etc.! I love a bargain! Thank you for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

  18. Beautiful paper choice for the background. The image is so fun. Love the little orange button and ribbon detail. Thanks for joining our Teal challenge at Craft Your Passion Challenges. I hope we see you again soon.

  19. Super cute card!! Love the papers and sweet image! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenges.
    Jacki LTC admin/owner

  20. What sweet friends! Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

  21. Really cute card, great layout!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges & MAWTT this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  22. How cute!!! Thanks for participating in the QKR STAMPEDE Challenge blog! Hope to see you again!!

  23. Fantastic layout and image! I love the added details of the button and bow. Thank you so much for sharing your amazing creation for us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  24. Fantastic card! Thank you for joining us for our "Button" challenge over at 4 Crafty Chicks this week!

  25. Aaaah I love this, very pretty, thanks for joining our button up challenge at Jellypark, Gaynor x


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