Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Wish Big

Yeah! I got some time to play along in this Seize The Sketch Challenge # 7. For my card I decided to create a negative space using their sketch below. I had been wanting to try making a card like this for a while and this seem like the perfect challenge to put that idea in paper.

It was easy peasy with the help of my Silhouette. I think the Wish design was a freebie a while back over at their Silhouette Store and I just added the BIG to it. I sanded the edges and liked how it rubbed of a little of the surface in the green pattern paper so I sanded a bit off the green in the sentiment too, the sanding left the edges very smooth and just reveal a little of the white beneath the green.
I just used one of those blocks that one uses to buff/sand fingernails. I keep one with my crafting tools because sometimes I use it to smooth edges in my know how at times you may cut your cardstock and  end up with a bit of a rough edge. Well, that buffing/ sanding fingernail block helps me  to smooth it out.

...that is it for today, thanks for stopping by and have a great day!


  1. Lovely card, very creative.

  2. What an incredibly creative take on the sketch! I love this and really appreciate how you thought outside the box! Thank you for joining us at Seize the Sketch!

  3. Really lovely! Sweet, soft colors and then the bright candle pops right out at you! Awesome use of the negative space too. Great card. Bev

  4. What can I say? I love everything about your card.
    Thanks for joining us at Seize the Sketch!

  5. Beautiful and creative idea!!

  6. Ohhhh, this is absolutely FANTASTIC! Gorgeous clean and crisp and elegant design!

  7. Amazing use of negative space and an overall amazing card!

  8. Beautiful! Besides the amazing sentiment, I love all of the softness with a pop of color!


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