Sunday, February 3, 2013

Operation Write Home Sketch Chllenge #158 and ODBD

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Operation Write Home's weekly card sketch #158 is out.  The Our Daily Bread Design February Challenge on the Stars and Stamps blog this month is about fruit.  For every 25 cards uploaded to the challenge, Our Daily Bread Designs  pays for 1 box of cards to be shipped overseas to our troops.  The goal is to get 50 cards uploaded for the month of February.  Here is my card.

Here is the sketch from the Stars and Stamps Blog (I turned it upside down and left off the ribbon)

Products Used:
Stamp:  Stampin'Up! Faith in Nature (retired)
Ink:  Ranger Jet Black Archival 
Coloring:  Derwent Inktense Watercolor Pencils
Watson Guptill 140lb Watercolor Paper
My Mind's Eye Holly Jolly Jingle Bells Paper
My Mind's Eye Quite Contrary Mary Mary "Sweetie Pie" Paper
Embellishments:  Dazzels 3-D stickers
Brown cardstock

Happy Crafting!
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  1. That is a lovely sentiment and I love the shading you did around the pear!

  2. I love the soft green color of your card and really like how you colored the pear and around it. The stitching on the white paper is a perfect finishing touch. So very pretty! Great job with this week's sketch!

  3. I am late getting to the sketch! I noticed your the pear how pretty it is. It really came together.

  4. You card is beautiful- I love the pear and how you colored it! I really like how you used the sketch!

  5. That is a darling stamp!! What fun! I love how your card turned out! I should have combined the challenges too... I still need to do fruit!!

  6. Love that pear...great colors! tfs!!!

  7. Donna,
    I love how you did the pear. This fits the theme perfectly.
    Thank you for joining the challenge and moving us closer to our goal.


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