5/22 Sweet Little Dancer Card

What do you do when you have a million things that you should be doing before a long MN weekend? Why, you STAMP - of course! lol!
Actually, I needed to come up with another dance card and I wanted to take supplies with me this weekend so that I could make a few at the lake.
I had no idea where to start so I turned to a couple of challenges to help me get rolling. First, I checked out the color challenge from the Color Throwdown Blog. Purples . . . dance . . . little girls . . . works for me! Then I needed a sketch. I checked a few of them out . . . but needed one that would work for a fairly large main image. I had pre-stamped images from a Penny Black stamp that a friend loaned to me way back when. I knew I would use those extra images some day and today was the day. Soon I came across the Weekend Sketch Challenge and the card was born.
I used some textured Eggplant paper that really makes this card look extra awesome. I decided that with the paper special that SU is offering right now that I should get the 12x12 assorted Textured paper in all of the SU color families. So far, I have the Bold Brights, The Neutrals, and the Rich Regals. Elegant Eggplant is in the Rich Regal pack.
I took some liberty with the sketch . . . again to work with the pre-stamped image. The sentiment is from a stamp by Great Impressions. The ribbon is from my "stash." Have a great weekend!
Stamps: non-SU
Paper: Lavender Lace (101614) Old Olive (100702), Textured Elegant Eggplant (108696), Whisper White (100730)
Ink: Basic Black (101179), Lavender Lace (101305), Elegant Eggplant (105210), Pretty in Pink (101301), Creamy Caramel (103220)
Accessories: Aqua Painter (103954), Blender Pen (102845), Dimensionals (104430), non SU Ribbon


LeAnne said…
Kay, this is adorable! I am glad you were able to utilize our colors for your special card....and have fun at the lake!
Barbara said…
This is just too, too sweet!!! Love that dancer image and your coloring is awesome!! Thanks for playing the Throwdown! Hope to see you again next time!
Very cute! Thanks for playing!
Wonderful card and I love that great dancing image!! Thanks for playing along!
Susan (rainy) said…
This is adorable! Oh and have a great weekend. Sounds wonderful!
dpkennedy said…
This image is so cute! What an adorable card! Thanks so much for playing the CTD!
Denise Clark said…
Stamping at the lake sounds wonderful! When you say MN do you mean Minnesota? My daughter lives in St Paul!

Love your card! This dancer is just so cute!
mjalbright said…
Very nice! Thanks for trying the sketch.
Valerie said…
Love the colors!