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My Last Meljen's Designs DT post

This is my last post for Meljen's Designs. I have really enjoyed my time working with Melissa and the rest of the DT. I hope my schedule settles down and I will have another chance to work with these wonderfully creative ladies again in the future.

This week the challenge on the Meljen's Designs blog is a sketch challenge. Here is a look at the sketch.




I paper pieced Sunflower Buggies in my interpretation of the sketch.





Please join us in the Meljen's Designs sketch challenge for your chance to win some Meljen's Designs digis.

Thank you for looking!





Challenges:

Supplies:

  • Images: Sunflower Buggies by Meljen's Designs on Whimsy Stamps, Circle of Friendship by Stampin' Up
  • Papers & CS: PTI kraft CS, Georgia Pacific white CS, Stampin' Up Delicate Dots DP
  • Inks: Stampin' Up Certainly Celery & So Saffron
  • Tools: Spellbinders Nestabilities, Big Shot, Stampin' Up & Creative Memories circle punches, embossing tool, Provo Craft Swiss Dots embossing folder, Stampin' Up markers, Prismacolor & Copic markers
  • Embellishments: Diamond Stickles, Sakura Gelly Roll clear glitter pen, misc. buttons, rick rack & thread

Comments

jaimie said…
Hi Cheryl,

Love it, the image is great, nice work.

Greetings, jaimie
Kathy said…
This is beautiful Cheryl. Love the pieced sunflower and the sparkle.
Karen B. said…
Great texture and colors in your card, the image is so sweet too!
Karin said…
Darling card! That paper works so well with this cute image...Love it and I'm sure you will be missed by your teamies!
This card is amazing, love all the colors and the image is so cute.
Faye said…
Oh this is a beautiful card, I love the soft colours. xxx
Annika said…
Awwww...you have really rocked Meljens images! But I know how mad things can get!
Loving your card. Beautiful colouring and the ricrac really adds a special touch!
Hugs
Annika
Oh wow Cheryl! Love this! That flower is awesome and I love the bees opped up!
The ric rack and your sentiment are just perfect!!
Just a fantastic card :)
Maria
Lauretta See said…
It was such a good thing to see all your beautiful creations on the DT :) Hope we will continue to see your beautiful work Cheryl!! Great big hug!!! luv ya! xxx
Claire said…
Just beautiful, the image is gorgeous and I love the layout
Thanks for joining us at CSSC, hope to see you again next week
Claire xx
Pat (mspfd) said…
Oh my goodness! This is terrific. Love the paper piecing and the addition of the shimmer.
Poppet said…
Great card Cheryl, the colours look fantastic together. The image you have paper pieced looks gorgeous. Thank you for sharing your card with us at CSSC and we hope to see you again next week. :-) xx
Diane said…
This is gorgeous! I love the bumblebees and the layers of flowers are just over the top! ~Diane
Look at all that yummy texture and dimension. That sketch is pretty sweet, too! Thanks again for playing with us at ABC Toys & Crafts!
Jacilynn said…
Oh, so cute! Love this card. Thanks for playing at ABC Toys & Crafts.
x Jacilynn
Meg said…
Cherly, this card is fabulous! I love the wonderful dimension you got on the flower, especially with all the sparkly! And the ric-rac is so adorable on those panels.

I need to break out my Circle of Friendship set out; it was my first SU set but I never use it! ;)
Justine said…
This is spectacular, what a happy card. I love it
cgl1539 said…
You did a wonderful job. Thanks for sharing your creation at CSSC!
Cindy Haffner said…
Ohh girl this is FABULOUS!!
Sue said…
Cheerfull creation and love the added Rik Rak .
Tahnks for playing FFF
Sue x
Wow this is fantastic, great image and colours, thanks for joining us at paperplay, hugs Liz xx
Tammy said…
Oh this is sooo cute!! I love the paper piecing and the rick-rack!
Pops x said…
Gorgeous designs love the colours on this one, great take on zig zags hugs pops x
Really pretty!And such a happy card! I love sunflowers - and you've created dimension so nicely, I LOVE it! :)

Thanks for playing along with us at the fairy Fun Fridays blog!
Hugs, Hege
Very lovely! I hope your schedule settles down too 'cause I just found your blog...I love the details of the sunflowers. Good Luck!
Gorgeous.. that is one of my fave images ever. So versatile and love your design! thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays!

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