6.28.2011

May All Your Wishes Come True {SSD #82}

Well, folks it's Tuesday and I'm not going to lie, it feels a bit like it's 'only' Tuesday today. Let's hope things pick up a bit. The nice thing is that the weather was beautiful yesterday and we are heading into what looks like another beautiful day today in the 80's! I love it! And, of course because it is Tuesday, that means that it is Sketch Tuesday at Skipping Stones Design!!!

May All Your Wishes Come true SSD 82


The other day, when I sat down to create my card for this wonderful sketch I was in a super clean and simple creating kind of mood. Sometimes I feel guilty for doing simple cards, like I'm being lazy, but you know what, I happen to like this design, dagnabbit, and the fact that it doesn't take 65 hours to reproduce, is probably a good thing. Just say'n. I love the chocolate ink on the kraft paper and the cotton twine is just the perfect happy accent!

May all your wishes.... (detail)


I used the absolutely beautiful Dandelion Dreams set for my card.

You really should check out what the other Stamp Tramps and our fabulous guests have created this time around! This sketch is awesome and they did all kinds of really different cards! I love it when that happens! So many great ideas from one the exact same point of reference! Fun stuff, folks, fun stuff!

OH! And don't forget to join in the fun and create a card using this sketch (which you can find over HERE for your chance to win a Skipping Stones Stamp set of YOUR CHOICE!

Latisha Yoast *Guest Sketch Artist
Ann Kranitz
Karin Akesdotter *Guest Designer!
Tamera Beaton
Barb Turpin
Dina Kowal *Guest Designer!
Kandi Phillips
Wendy Jordan
Amy Tsuruta
Jennifer Ingle *You Are HERE.
Brenda Weaver
Gladys Chia

Also, check out Melissa's great blog giveaway here!

24 comments:

  1. oh i love the clean and simple look of this--LOVE IT!

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  2. Gorgeous card! I need to get all of my "must do's" off my plate so I can play along with SSD again! It's been too long!!

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  3. Fabulous CAS crafting, love it Jingle, xx

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  4. I went & looked at all the cards from this sketch! They're ALL awesome, and so wonderfully varied! But even tho' I tend to be an 'add WAY too much stuff & go over-the-top' kind of person, I am drawn to the simpler designs; the cleaner look! I absolutely LOVE your card, Jen! 'Course, I absolutely love EVERYTHING you make. Your art is a happy, shining reflection of your fun spirit! (I KNOW that's your secret 'ingredient' to creating but - shhhh! - I promise I won't tell!) LOVE YOU!

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  5. "super clean and simple" IS my style! Love it and you need no excuse for creating with this style. Exquisite!!

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  6. Beautiful card - love kraft and the stamps are gorgeous :)

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  7. Sometimes simple and clean lines are just what is needed. I adore this card.

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  8. It is a lovely simple and claen card!

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  9. Ooh, pretty, I love it! It's so sweet!

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  10. Ohhh so rich and elegant. what a beautiful card. You always make them so pretty. i am jealous
    Please pop over to my Dezinaworld blog when you get a chance, i am celebrating with a giveaway if you would like to join in.
    hugs June x

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  11. Clean and simple is my favorite style of card. The brown ink looks great on the kraft cardstock.

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  12. You may think this is simple, but it is stunning. so pretty.

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  13. Never can resist a gorgeous kraft card! Jo x

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  14. I am in love with the simplicity of this!!! Great job girl!!!

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  15. Love this sketch, and your take on it!

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  16. I love the delicate beauty and simplicity of this card! VERY nice work!!!

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  17. Love the silhouette of Dandelion Dreams...great job Jen.

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