Freshly Made Sketches #43


Tui Nathan has a great sketch for us this week at Freshly Made Sketches.  I know I have mentioned it numerous times, but I just love the sketches at FMS.  If you are just now joining in, you can view the past sketches here.  Here is the original sketch for this week-


I stayed true to the sketch, just added layers to all of my shapes.  Layers are totally optional.  I just happened to be in the layering mood and layered everything on my card!



My layered flower was created with the Heartfelt Treasures stamp set.  I stamped my outline in Hollyhock ink and then stamped my solid shape with second generation Hollyhock ink.  The center flower shape is actually cut from a piece of the Sophia pattern paper with a little added bling.

All supplies by Close To My Heart:

C1456 Heartfelt Treasures
D1476 Card Chatter-Sympathy
X7131A Sophia Level One Kit (This kit is retired, but I have an extra set for sale on my For Sale page)
Z2128 Hollyhock Ink
Z2197 Pear Ink
Z1104 Clear Sparkles


I have entered my card in the following challenges:


Di's Digis Designs -Pile on the Flowers
Oldie But Goodie Challenge -Flower Power (Everything on my card is over 6 months old!)
Penny Black and More -Summer Blooms

Thanks for stopping by!

17 comments

  1. Wow! Allisa, your card is gorgeous! I love the sentiment and pretty bright colors. Just beautiful!

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  2. Allisa, this is stunning!! Love the layers and colors along with the design. Beautiful!!

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  3. Beautiful card Allisa! These are the colors in my tiny art studio. Love all your layers and the wonderful sentiment!

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  4. I love the DSPs and the colors! The stamps are wonderful, too. Beautiful details!

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  5. This is gorgeous Allisa! I am in love with that beautiful flower and these colors are to die for!

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  6. What a gorgeous card Allisa, totally elegant.

    Thank you for sharing your Summer Blooms with us at Penny Black and More this month.

    B x

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  7. Hi Allisa, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
    http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.ca/

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  8. Fabulous card! I love the colours, sentiment, paper, well pretty much everything. Love it!

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  9. Your card really caught my eye! I love the bold colors and the beautiful flower. TFS

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  10. Simply stunning Allisa ... love your layers, love all the busy patterns are gorgeous papers ... awesome job!

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  11. Fabulous card!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Penny Black and More Challenge, good luck;-))m

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  12. Oh so cheery, Allisa! I love the pattern papers you used!

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  13. Allisa...your card is beautiful! I love those bright, bold colours! Who doesn't love a little bling too???!!!

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  14. WOW what a stunning card! Its totally gorgeous!
    Thanks for joining in the Flower Power challenge at Oldie But A Goodie and I hope you will join us again
    Hugs Laurie xx

    PS you could enter this into - Moving Along With The Times

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  15. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! This card packs a mega WOW factor!

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  16. Stunning! Fabulous! Marvellous!

    Thanks for joining us at Di's Digi Designs this time. Hope to see you again soon!

    Hugs, Sande xx

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  17. Such a beautiful card,the colours work so well together and the sentiment is beautiful.
    Thank you for joining the Summer Blooms challenge over at Penny Black and More @ Allsorts and good luck. x Susan x

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