15 June 2011

~ sweet sketch wednesday ~ 106

whoa...this week sure has gone fast ~ been busy around the campground ~ soaking in a few rays and chittin chattin it up with friends. ah...sure feels great to be outside after that long winter we had! well...i peeked back on over at sweet sketch wednesday this morning...and WHOA...my last week's card was in the top 3...how kewl is that! thanks ssw dt! so appreciated! i'll wear my badge proudly. also, there's a new sketch up this week ~ so i gotta gettin scrappy happy this morning and have been working on this card for the most part today (finished just in time to watch the playoffs!) the lace circle is spritzed with coffee glimmer mist, as is the lil roses. the clocks on the right side of the card are all handcut and raised with pop dots, as is the image to give a 3D effect. yep..and those  cars are also handcut and there's a whole lotta distressin going on..with some yummy ink from my friend donna. thanks chickie!

'you're so special'
i'm giving this card to my dh on father's day!
he's one special guy and loves getting my cards
gotta love him!
 pic of the deatils ~ isn't he a cutie! 
 inside of card ~ that globe 'thingy' is placed with
pop dots to give a 3D effect
thanks for popping by and leavin some lovin!
you're da best!
have an awesome week everyone!



Patti P. said...

Yes, he is a cutie and you colored him so beautifully, but I love your clocks and old vintage elements to your card. So pretty and a creative LO design. Your hubby will love this!
Congrats on the top pick and thanks for playing with us at SSW.
Patti SSW/DT

mulberry station said...

Oh Melody, this is fantastic. I love all the detail work you have done on this card. The clocks add so much dimenision to your card. Love it, love it!! Great color scheme and adorable image. Thanks for joining us this week.
Nancy SSW-DT

Arlana said...

Congrats on the win. Melody I love your card. You have added such fablous detail. Loving that paper. Have a sweet week. Arlana@SSW!!!

Zoechaos said...

Congratulations on being selected for the top 3 XX

Your Father's day card is very special love the themes you have used and all the wonderful special melz touches XOXO Zoe

Colleen said...

WOW, that is just beautiful and I agree he is a little cutie.

The Stamper's Touch said...

WOWZA!! What a stunning card! I too love the clock and the vintage feel to your wonderful creation! Thanks for joining us at SSW.


Jeannie said...

This is just terrific! You accomplished putting lace and flowers on a guy card with perfection! I'm always afraid to do that and your hubby is going to love it! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,

sweetbloominscraps said...

Melody, great job on your card again this week! It is a perfect Father's Day card for your husband. I love the vintage look too and the clocks are wonderful. Great job inside and out!

Kathie said...

Hi Melody, congratulations on being in the top 3 with us at SSW. Your card this week it totally awesome it looks fantastic and what amazing detail you've put into it I just love it more and more I look at it. Wonderful job and thanks for sharing your card with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Kathie SSW-DT

Jackie said...

Great job on the card Mel, so nice to see you scrapping again.

Jona Panesa said...

oh Mel! you rocked Websters Pages! loved your card. happy father's day to your DH! i miss you!

Pia said...

wooow Melody what a wonderful card, love all great details
Wish you a nice weekend
hugs Pia

Dawn said...

Hi Mel
thanks soooo much for your lovely e-mail - it was so nice to hear from you. I e-mailed you back with all my news but it came right back saying undeliverable, thought I might find another email address here.
Just wanted to let you know that I had replied. Let me know if there is another e-mail for you.
hope you are well, love your card as usual.

Love and hugs

Shell~AK Stamper said...

Simply Stunning Melz!


Jacki Randolph said...

WOWZER!! Melody this is one Fantastic card!! Beautifully created with your color combo and all the elements!! Love the inside as much as the front! Beautiful!!!
Thanks so much for sharing and joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and for always leaving such sweet comments!!


Sharon Basel said...

Oh my goodness this is the most incredible card! I just love the collage look of it with all those timepieces layered and the old car. Fantastic Melody - you really are so very talented. Absolutely beautiful - we're so lucky to have you join us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
Sharon :)

Mara... said...

You seriously need to come give me coloring lessons!! You did an amazing job with the card, so many fabulous details!!! Keep up the beautiful work!

Desire Fourie said...

Long time no visit from me. What a stunning creation as usual from you. Love the earthiness about this card. Its strange how earth works, its becoming warmer on your side and we are in the middle of our winter here in South Africa.
Thanks for your always lovely comments over at Doing Life.