Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Same...but different

A couple of cards today using the October LO from The Sketch File - it's the last week before the new sketch goes live, so not long left to play along.
I wanted to show how the same sketch can be manipulated to create two totally different cards.
For one I replaced the ribbon-stripes in the sketch and shrunk it down to make a row of tiny plants in pots, and in the other I replaced them with trees to make a Christmas card.
 I dug some old and very neglected Quickutz dies out to make this one
 Materials and Tools
Papers are MMT 6x6 Indie Chic "Ginger"
EK Success border punch, Spellbinders Nesties Labels 1
Quickutz Dies; 3x Small Flowers, Small Flower Pots
Hand cut paper "Bow", Imaginisce hot fix pink gems


 Materials and Tools
All papers Funky Hand "Winter Wonderland" download - printed onto card
Silver Glitter card (Best Creations), Silver crochet thread
Craft Robo to cut the five trees, EK Success small stars punch

This is the sketch I was using - you can find it HERE and see more projects made by the DT using it by scrolling through the last few posts on The Sketch File


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9 comments:

Anice said...

These cards are totally fab. It's great how you have used one sketch and made such different cards. Wonderful inspiration.
Anice xx

Hazel said...

Just shows what can be done with a sketch - they are both lovely - my favourite is the second one x

Kaz said...

These are gorgeous Kathy, Loving how you've adapted the sketch, and those flowers are so cute xxx

Eleanor Bell said...

Your ideas are great Kathy. I especially like the blue trees, different and stunning too. You've got me inspired to have a go with sketches.

Adele said...

Lovely cards Kathy and a great sketch. Thank you for sharing your inspiration. x

Sue said...

Totally different but equally good.
Love all the different shaped trees.
Sue x

Creative Treasures said...

Fab cards Kathy, I love those little trees and such a great sketch.

Tracy
X

Loopylou. said...

morning kathy,
wow they both look great hun, I love how they both come from the same sketch!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Angelnorth said...

Two great takes on the sketch, these look fab!