Thursday, March 24, 2011

AnnaBelle Sketch and Exciting News!

Good Evening!
I have to tell you I am super EXCITED about this post.... I have been waiting and waiting to tell my BIG secret! I was chosen to be a part of the AnaBelle Stamp DT !! I am so excited to be a part of this wonderful and talented group of ladies!

I used 3 AnnaBelle sets to create this Easter card! Easter Hope, All Things Grow and Christmas Wish. I think they worked together very well! I really struggled with this sketch.... that's why they call it a challenge huh....
Be sure and check out the rest of the Belles beautiful work! You can find their links on my sidebar!





How To Play Along with AnnaBelle Stamps : 
- We post our challenges every Friday at 12:00pm AEST (AEDT during Daylight Savings).
- Our Sketch Challenge Runs from the last Friday of a month through till the last Friday of the following        month.
- Each Friday in between we have themed challenges. To be eligible for the monthly prize of a $20 gift voucher to spend in store at AnnaBelle Stamps you MUST take part in the sketch challenge AND one of the weekly challenges.
- Please link directly to your entry not just to your blog.
- Include a link back to the AnnnaBelle Stamps blog in your post.
- Please don't link to postings made prior to the date of our current challenge.  All projects submitted must be new.
- A maximum of 5 challenges may be combined including this one.        
- You may enter any challenge several times as long as each submission is with a new creation.
- We would love you to use AnnaBelle Stamps, but you can play along without them. For those who use AnnaBelle stamps and upload to the Gallery HERE then you will also be in the running to be our Monthly Guest Designer!







27 comments:

Lisa Foster said...

This card is BEAUTIFUL, Patti! Congratulations on your new DT position! Can't wait to see your creations:)
Hugs,
Lisa

Terri J said...

Congratulations on your new DT position, you are very deserving! Love your card!

Liz Weber said...

Welcome to the AnnaBelle Stamps Design Team Patti!

This card is so gorgeous, love the blue and white colours, love the embossing, love the stamping. Your take on the sketch is wonderful!

Patty said...

Congratulations! You will be a wonderful asset to the team. Your card is lovely (one of my favorites!)

Sue W said...

Beautiful 1st post Patti! I love the embossing and the sentiment strip........perfect!

Kerry Steger said...

Hi Patti! I love your colour scheme - it is one of my favourites. Your embossing is also amazing around the edge of the card. Welcome to AnnaBelle Stamps!Kerry
xo

CraftinGranny said...

Huge Congrats Patti!!! So happy for ya GF. Always exciting to start out on a new venture with new stamps and challenges. Can't wait to see all your designs. "Hugs" Carol

Olga said...

I agree, you so deserve this, congrats!!!! Your card is breath taking! Absolutely beautiful!!! I love the sketch too!

GLENDA BROOKS said...

Congratulations! You will make a wonderful addition to this DT! Well done....loving all the beautiful blue on this card!

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

Look at the gorgeous card you created to celebrate the news! I am so happy for you, Patti Sue! You are a woman of many titles!

Theresa said...

Congrats on the DT position at Annabelle's. Beautiful card and colors. Perfect use of the sketch.

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

oh wow! gorgeous card and WOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOO on the dt spot. i love those challenges!!!

have a fabulous weekened!

hugs :)

nicoleqmullen said...

Congrats on the DT and wow, what a stunning card!! It is absolutely beautiful, you cant see that you struggled with the sketch at all!!

Lisa Lara said...

This is so beautiful Patti. I love how you incorporated the sentiment in there. Beautiful. Welcome to the team.

Ida said...

Congrats on your DT position. You'll love working with Andrea and the other gals. I know I did.
I'll miss everyone but will of course pop in for the challenges on Fridays now.

Great job with your card. Love the way you combined the different sets.

If you haven't entered my blog candy yet for my b-day last week do so today.

MiamiKel said...

Ohhh Patti, congratulations!! THis is super news, they are lucky to have you! :)

Your card is stunning! Love the white and the blue - such a vivid and striking contrast.

Congrats and have a super weekend! x0x0

redwasher1 said...

WOW!!! Love this beautifully done card!! Huge Congratulations on your DT position!! You go girl!!!

Janice M said...

CONGRATS PATTIE!!! Love your card and this layout! I want to give this sketch a try!

Stamps and Paper said...

Congratulations on your new Dt position Patti....
Such a beautiful card and the layout is so unusual...stunning.

Anne

Lori said...

Congratulations! It was worth the struggle, Patti, it came out beautifully. Love the color and buttons.

Sue Kohler said...

Welscome to the team Patti, fabulous to have you on board!! I love your take on the sketch, what an awesome debut card!! The colours are gorgeous! :)

Selma said...

A great big Congratulations Patti. You will make a great addition to the team. Love this pretty card.

Kylie said...

A BIG welcome to the AnnaBelle Team, Patti!
Your card is GORGEOUS and I love your colour combo and the way you put your card together and the way you placed your sprinkles onto those cute little flowers, just perfect!!!

Take Care,
Kylie X

Sudha - Art Admirer said...

Gorgeous creations dear. Just saw ur blog first time n luv ur creatios n now following ur blog too.

Sudha
sudha-kalra.blogspot.com

CraftieConnie said...

Ohhhhhhhh Such Elegance, Patti, love this card! Congratulations on your new position, have fun and enjoy it!

Kelly said...

This card is absolutley beautiful! What a great take on the challenge! Love those butterflies!

Wendy said...

So pretty and I love that embossing folder! Nice job, Patti! :)