Just Add Ink - Sketch Challenge

18 April 2014

Just Add Ink 211

This weekend is Easter - it is so hard to believe that the year is going so quickly! However it is also a very special friends 50th birthday and I made this card just for her. She loves soft vintage, pretty things. I love her positive, beautiful and gentle nature, her warm heartfelt hugs, her love of crafting and lets not mention her heavenly homemade shortbread biscuits and orange cakes! Happy Birthday my beautiful friend, I am so grateful to have you in my life. x

The challenge at Just Add Ink this week is a sketch challenge. 
JAI 211

Stamp Set: Papaya Collage (pg62)
Accessories: Burlap Ribbon, Crochet Trim, Seam Binding Ribbon, Scallop Edge Border Punch
Designer Series Paper: Venetian Romance
Colour Combination: Very Vanilla, Pistachio Pudding, Crisp Cantaloupe

Wishing you a safe and happy Easter,
Lou X


  1. Lou I bet your friend adores this card! You've done a fab job at capturing that soft vintage feel.
    Have a great Easter!

  2. Aww you are so precious Lou & I love you to pieces. I thank the heavens above that you came into my life. I just L O V E the beautiful birthday card you made for me. Your creative talents are limitless. It is always a breathtaking moment when we open a card created by you. ... You may love those things about me .... but most of all you love my daughter!!! xxxx love Michelle

  3. Oh wow lovely Louise, this is a super stunning card!!! LOVE that ribbon , the butterfly and the softness of the whole card!!! Oh and the burlap ribbon, PERFECT touch of texture!!! amazing!!
    Smiles Sharnee :)

  4. Simply, divine! Love it...as always.

  5. I love the soft palette you used Lou - very elegant and beautiful. Love the texture you added in using the burlap and ribbon too. x

  6. So soft and pretty. I love your use of burlap and fabric.

  7. Beautiful Louise - I love the butterfly and texture you have in the embellishments. Chantell