Papertake Weekly GDT Spot

20 Apr

Oh my gosh I have some exciting news that I can finally share with you all. I was selected to be a GDT at Papertake Weekly for a month, insert squeal of delight LOL! I love this blog as the gorgeous Dawny always seems to come up with great sketches and challenges each week.

Thank goodness my first challenge to do was a sketch challenge:

 

 I sat down and started on this card straight after Dawny sent me the sketch so that I would not be rushing (and in my mind have plenty of time to scrap it and come up with another card in time) and got to about halfway before I hit a wall. After about an hour worth of deliberation, and nearly throwing the card in the bin, I decided to turn the sketch on its side and was much happier so I stuck it all down before I could change my mind. Here is the result:

 

Not bad hey! So I have used one of my favorite images from Lili of the Valley, water colour pencils for the colouring of the image, the DS paper is by Designs Galore (cant even remember where I got it from it has been sitting in my stash for so long),  lace border punch from Fiskars, flowers I also had in my drawer, kaisercraft pearls, sentiment and cardstock  from Stampin Up and I have also applied some faux stitching.

So there it is my first card for Papertake Weekly as a GDT. Please dont forget to stop by and look at the other DT Members creations.

Until next time xoxo

 

 

 

 

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3 Responses to “Papertake Weekly GDT Spot”

  1. Caroline Jeffery April 20, 2010 at 18:41 #

    Love this card, it’s fab. Well done on your 1st GDT at PTW
    Caroline x

  2. Sharon Caudle April 20, 2010 at 21:20 #

    Happy to have you as a guest on the DT! Your card is gorgeous and I’m really glad it didn’t end up in the bin! That image is adorable and your coloring is gorgeous! Fabulous card!
    hugs!
    Sharon

  3. Lorraine A April 23, 2010 at 19:27 #

    Gorgeous card Bronwen 🙂 We used the same lovely image ,,, isn’t she beautiful 🙂 I love the colours and papers you used and the way you flipped the sketch ,,,I must admit I prefer your version 🙂

    lovely to have you join us 🙂

    Luv
    Lols x x x

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