Saturday, 5 January 2013

A Die for a Sketch - Challenge #8

Hello, my friends!
Welcome to the first Challenge of the New Year at A Die for a Sketch! We have another great sketch for you to play with, and a fun new sponsor with a great prize up for grabs! Here's the sketch:

I don't really have anything to say about it, so here's my card:

Materials Used:
Papers: K & Company - Urban Rhapsody, Recollection - Cardstock;
Dies Used: Spellbinders Shapeabilities - Floral Doily Accent, and Butterflies;
Punch: Martha Stewart Punch All Over the Page - Country Tile;
Stamp: Stampin' Up - Simple Friendship;
Ink: Martha Stewart - Forget Me Not;
Ribbon: Offray.

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Our generous sponsor this month is:


*They are offering a wonderful Snow Globe Die as a prize!!*

So quickly pop on over to A Die For A Sketch and take a look at what the rest of the Design Team has made!
 Then make a project: a card, a layout in any size, or a gift bag. Link it up by February 4th!
You have a wonderful opportunity to win Top 3 recognition, or to win a great prize!
The only rules are to use the sketch and a die...and have lots of fun! 

I hope you all have a wonderful week full of JOY and laughter! :o)


  1. So pretty, Nancy! Love how your butterfly matches you pretty paper!

  2. Another beauty here nancy and a great sketch which you aced for sure. Love your card and the colors you chose.

  3. I love butterflies, this one is cute with the two colors and then the paper, so pretty! I love the middle square design too. I also love your previous card Sushi Dolls#1 really pretty. You have a nice design flare.
    Hugs Kelly

  4. Beautiful card, Nancy. Love butterfly paper and die. TFS. Hugs.

  5. Hi Nancy Ohhh my your card is so fabulous. The colors fits so perfectly together. I'm totally in love with the butterfly.
    Have a nice weekend !!

    Big hugs Ilonka

  6. Pretty card Nancy, love the butterfly....

  7. Such a pretty card Nancy, I love the butterfly. Judy x

  8. Lovely! You just can't go wrong with a butterfly. :-) Pretty colors too Nancy. Hugs!

  9. Nancy this is gorgeous! I love your butterfly and sentiment and the wonderful layers you've put together!

  10. That is such a sweet card Nancy, such pretty papers and the centered butterfly is lovely! Ira x

  11. Great take on the sketch.
    I really like how your butterfly pops off the card.

  12. A really beautiful card, the paper is lovely ,not heard of that one before!The punches and die cuts are gorgeous,and love the stamp sentiment!

  13. Love all the butterflies! Really pretty!

  14. adorable! way to follow the sketch. love it

  15. Morning sweetie, this is simply stunning!! Huggles Pops x x x

  16. How very pretty indeed Nancy!
    Thank You ;-)

  17. Hi Nancy, Love your card! I really like how you have co-ordinated your butterfly to match your papers. Judy x

  18. Thank you so very much Nancy,for your nice comment about my card.
    Yours is a really beauty too. Love the big butterfly at the center and the soft color combo.

    Rosi x

  19. gorgeous! I wub so much! Hmm...maybe I'll try one too!

  20. Another loverly work of! LOve it so much!! Thanks for stopping by my blog. Your words are an encouragement to me!

  21. VERY PRETTY NANCY!!!!!!!!! LOOOOOOOVE your butterfly & all the floral paper & lacey edges!!!!!! :)
    THANK YOU NANCY for coming over to visit! YOU are SUCH A SWEET LADY!!!!!!!!!!!!! :) God Bless!!!!!!! :)

  22. Nancy, this is so pretty!! I love the cut out tiles behind the butterfly. Great color combo too!! Blessings to you!

  23. Love this card. You've done your usual magnificent job on the sketch challenge. Warms me up on this cold winter day to see butterflies. 😉

    Love you - Leslie


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