Friday, October 16, 2009

Feature Friday - Sketch

I am honored to be hosting this week's Feature Friday at The Character Cafe. This week is a sketch challenge. I learned something new in preparation for this challenge, how to create sketches using Microsoft Word. If you are interested in trying it for yourself, here is a link to the tutorial.

Here is the first sketch that I created:

And here is the card I created using my sketch:

Isn't Buck-E adorable (for a beaver)? I just love the pot of flowers that he is carrying.

Stamps: The Character Cafe - Buck-E Beaver (Freebie!), SU Weathered Background
Paper: PTI White, GP White, Mellow Moss, Chocolate Chip, SU Recollections DP
Ink: Archival Jet Black, Mellow Moss, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: Prismacolor Pencils, Blending Stumps, Baby Oil, Cuttlebug, Oval Nestabilites (Classic), SU 1/4" Grossgrain Ribbon - Chocolate Chip, Dew Drops


  1. You did a fantastic job on the challenge this week! Love this card, the papers are perfect for this image and your colouring is great :)

  2. Too Cute! Your coloring is awesome and I love the DSP you chose!! Perfect!

  3. Super cute, love the image! Great job on the coloring

  4. Diane,

    I love my SU! Weatherd background stamp and it is perfect in red for making eyes look bloodshot too!!!

    You created a perfect card with this image how sweet!!! This sketch was wonderful too!!!


  5. Absolutely gorgeous!! love the background papers, goes perfectly with this image!! LOVE this sketch, even though it was my week off i will definately be using it for one of my cards!!

  6. Your sketch was awesome! I love this image and the way you colored him is so cute! I did not know about these freebies so I will have to go grab them! Thanks for sharing!

  7. What a fun sketch. Your critter is cute too.

  8. Fabutastic Diane!!
    Love this card, great colours and papers too!
    Is that a stamp used for the "bark like" effect? Great sketch...I'll have to checkout that tutorial.