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Sunday, May 10, 2015

Quick Get Well Sketch Card

Hey, Everyone!
I'm back with another card to post. this is a quick card using a sketch for a challenge that is ending in just a few hours. hence, not only my 2nd post of the day, but also the fairly fast card.

I have been wanting to use this adorable image that I received for free from Judy over at Bluejeans, Coffee, and Friends. she is so kind to offer a free image each month if you just pop her an email to request it.

I knew I wanted to play with this cutey because it reminded me so much of myself when I was a little girl. my kitty cat and I were inseparable! she even went on trips with me, and I had a special basket on my bike so she could ride along. yep, we were THAT close!


You might remember that I have a friend who is going through some icky health stuff. I wanted to send another card to her, but I did want this one to fit in a regular mailing envelope. the majority of my cards are either hand delivered or go in padded mailers because of all the extra 'stuff' I add. I kept this one simple and flat so it could easily go through the mail. (crossing fingers anyhow!)

papers are from the Basic Grey Soleil collection and the dies are by Lawn Fawn. a little bit of SU! linen thread and dots with my white gel pen finish the card. because my friend LOVES purple, I created a 'ribbon' for the kitty to play with! :)

I do apologize for the icky poo photo. I was in a hurry and took it with my phone.


Challenges:
Tuesday Morning Sketch Ch - sketch #299
One Stitch at a Time - for a special lady (my friend who is sick)
Loves Rubberstamps - anything goes
Scribble and Scrap - anything goes
Scrapper's Delights - anything goes
Stempelsonne - anything goes
L'il Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Sugar Pea - anything goes
Southern Girls - Animal Crackers (kitty cat)
Crafter's Cafe - inner child

27 comments:

Bad Kitty said...

your card is very nice
hugs

Penny said...

Really darling card, Jen! So bright and cheerful and such a sweet image & take on the sketch! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

What a sweet and enchanting image and gorgeous card design. I love the papers. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at Loves Rubberstamps this week. Come back and see us again soon. Hugs, Wends x Loves Rubberstamps DT

My little ✂ cottage said...

i love the hobby of making cards...but really i dont have time..some times i do crochet and make photography...thanks for joining and sharing your lovely posts! i follow you also..have a blessed week..soraya

Gaby Dierx said...

Lovely nurse!!!
Hugsss, Gaby

Dreja said...

Ganz toll gemacht. Danke für die Teilnahme bei der Stempelsonne.
LG Dreja

Renee Butchart said...

This is so adorable Jennifer! I can just picture you & your kitty travelling about on your bike! Have a wonderful day!
Hugs, Renee

Dot said...

Such a cute card, I'm sure it will bring a smile on your friends face,Jen,
hugs Dorte

Gale said...

Adorable card Jennifer. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter’s Cafe in our “Inner Child Challenge” and we hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Gale DT

Rae Ann said...

So many great details even though it is a "flat" card. Love the cheerful colors you chose.

Thank you for playing in our current challenge at Li'l Patch of Crafty Friends.

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Jennifer this is a gorgeous card I love the image you have used. I am sure it will bring some comfort to your friend. Thank you for joining us at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Hugs Jackie DT

Tracy said...

Awww the image is so sweet and so is your card. Hope things are going well for your friend. Hugs!

KT Fit Kitty said...

A very sweet card - such a nice image - I liked reading about your childhood kitty! I will go check out the web site you mentioned.

I think this card will bring some cheer to your friend and I hope her health situation turns around.

Dangina Martinez said...

Such sweetness! Your designer paers go perfectly with this image! So excited to have you sharing with Loves Rubber Stamps this week!
Tons of Hugs, Dangina

heidy said...

Aww what a cute card Jennifer!!!
XXX Heidy

Dawn Lancaster said...

Sweet little card, I love the image you've used & your tske on the sketch! xx

Debbie said...

This card is soooo cute!! Sweet card for your friend!
I apologize for my late visit, but thanks for playing along at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!
Debbie (TMS DT)
Debbie's Dash of This and That

Nancy said...

What a sweet and happy card, Jennifer! It's sure to cheer your friend up beautifully! :o)

aussie aNNie said...

Awesome creation and beautiful colour combos. [thanks so much for the little voucher too]xxx
{aNNie My Personal Blog}

Kuni said...

Wonderful card.
Thanks for joining us at the Stempelsonnen challenge.
LG
Kuni

Leanne said...

Great colors in the paper and the image is so cute. The stitching is nice added touch. Thanks for playing our challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.

Cheers,
Leanne
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends

Desire Fourie said...

Jennifer this is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
Hugs
Desíre
{Lil Patch of Crafty Friends DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Christine Harrop said...

Such a sweet image and a great card. Hope your friend improves soon - this should certainly help! Thank you for sharing it with us at OSAAT. Good luck. Christine DT xx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Popping back in again with my Southern Girls hat on. Thanks for joining in the fun at Southern Girls for our 'Animal Crackers' challenge. Hugs, Wends x SGC DT

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Karen Oliver said...

Super sweet little card. Love the story about you and your kitty. Thanks for joining us at Soithern Girls.

Jane Tillsley said...

lovely card thank you for joining in our challenge Jane DT x