09 March 2011

~ sweet sketch wednesday ~ #92

hiya chickies! whoa ~ it seems like 'foreva' since i visited over at sweet sketch wednesday and got scrappy happy with one of their challenges. dh and i have been going to lots of appointments and travelling here and there...so, it's hard to get creative at times.... anyhoo ~ another great sketch got posted today ~  i dug right in and got scrappin happy and created this birthday card. ah...gotta love a good sketch ~ and i'm happy with the results. i'm giving this card to a friend ~ whose birthday i missed cause dh and i were out of town..ah..better late than never...right? hope she likes it.
and here's a  book mark i made,too
it's getting added to the book pressie i'm giving her
she WUVS to read
this card was for a challenge over at 
and i won the challenge ~ how kewl is that! it was all about ~ purple, black and white! i made the black roses and painted some stickles on top to give a shiny look. rasia sent me a set of CTMH tag stamps as my prize! can't wait to get scrappin happy with those.
thanks for poppin by and takin a peek!


Colleen said...

Who wouldn't love to get that card, it is just so special. Both cards are beautiful.

Jackie said...

Oh Mel that card is so cute. I love those flowers you made. Also love that bookmark!

mulberry station said...

What a perfect birthday card Melody. I love the red and white. The bookmark is super cute too!

Arlana said...

We have missed you Melody. Love your colors onyour card this week and that book make is just so fun and sweet!!! Have a sweet week. Arlana@SSW!!

Donna C said...

OHHHHHHHHHH so purdy ! Love your color choices chick !!! your coloring is fab too and congrats on the win :)

AK Stamper said...

Oh boy who wouldn't love to have you as a friend to get a yummy card like that and a bookmark to boot!!

Love the purples on your second card another yummy card!...My Birthday's in June, LOL


Zoechaos said...

They pop you always dress a card so well and the colour schemes of both of these are fab. Hope all the travelling was worth it XOXO Zoe

Kathie said...

Hi Mel, it's great to have you back I've missed you. Love both cards but your Red and White card is perfect. I adore Tilda at any time and this is just another wonderful card I know your friend is going to love it.
Thanks so much for sharing your card with us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Kathie SSW-Design Team

sweetbloominscraps said...

Love your red, white and turqouise birthday card!...That bookmark is way cute too! Have a great week!

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Great to see you back Mel! Beautiful projects!!! Thanks so much for playing at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Deanne :)

Jacki Randolph said...

Hi Mel, beautiful card and bookmark!! WOW I would love to be the one receiving this. Gorgeous coloring as always! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Sharon Basel said...

Hi Mel - you've been missed at SSW and I'm glad you're back! Gorgeous card - the perfect papers, ribbons and coloring on the Tilda image. And I love the bookmark too! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
Sharon :)

BethieJ said...

Hello!! Was just thinking about you today.. thought I would pop in.. SHAME on me for not visiting sooner! I LOVE the card and book mark.. so CUTE! and CONGRATS on the win.. sounds like you won a FUN set of stamps!!
Hope you have a WONDERFUL weekend!

Allison Cope said...

Adorable card Mel!