Sunday, July 11, 2010

Stamptacular Sunday Challenge - Sketch

Hi everyone, we're ready with another fantastic challenge for this week from Stamptacular Sunday Challenge. This week our challenge is a sketch. Hope you'll have fun with this sketch and upload your masterpiece to the challenge blog.

I have taken a bit of liberty with the sketch to suit my images. I used the adorable #248 Jolly Roger Tilda and #558 Barrel and Skull both from the Fairytale collection available from Diana here.

So without further adue, here is the front of my card...

My card recipe is as follows...

DP - Basic Grey - Procelain
Card stock - SU White, Chocolate Chip, Cameo Coral

Copics used:

Skin - E00, E000, E0000, Chalk (for the cheeks)
Hair - E35, Y26, Y23
Dress - R00, R20, E22. E35, E25, E30
Boots - E25, E31, E30
Flag - W00, W1, W3 Pole - E31, W00
Shadow - W00, W1, W3
Scroll - E31, E30
Pink Accents - chalk
Skull 0- W00, W1
Anchor N1, N3, N5
Nails on Barrel - Atyou Spica Gel Pen - Silver
Barrel - E25, E31, E35

Distress Ink - Vintage Photo
Nestabilities - Labels 10
Self-adhesive silver pearls - stash
Ribbon - Retired SU Chocolate Chip Satin
Charm - Michael's
Sewing Machine and thread

Here is a closer view of Tilda...

Here is a closer view of the Barrel and Anchor...

A close up of the whole panel...

Here is a a peek of the inside of my card...I used the crimper on my Cameo Coral panel again and sponged the Distress Ink to liven it up a little...same as the front...

I hope you like what you've seen today, and will make your own card using our sketch. You can submit your cards here.


  1. What a neat card. Your coloring is awesome. Love the inside too.
    Hugs marion

  2. OH! I just love Tilda Pirate! your card is soooo cute. Love the colors you use, brown & pink, such an original combination. Beautiful paper, coloring is gorgeous. Very interesting sketch. Inside is just as nice. Will certainly participate.

  3. Awe, this is so cute! Great coloring and distressing!

  4. Being from the state that claims Black Beard as it's own I am very familiar with pirates. And yes, for those of you who don't know, the female companions of these wild and wicked men - liked pink roses and plenty of them!! This card is so cute Barb - I love all the elements especially the charm on the bow inside the card. Best wishes for your surgery tomorrow!L Love you loads!!

  5. Barb your card is just beautiful and your colouring is awesome & the sketch rocks! Cheers, Lora Sinkler-Lake

  6. Hey Barb...well, you've done it again! I would have never thought to use this paper with a Jolly Roger Tilda...but I love the finished product!! The crimped panel is perfect...and the inside is absolutely gorgeous! Love the charm! Your coloring is stunning - as always!! Thanks for sharing...I'll be thinking about you this week! Pat Frank

  7. Hi Barb...another beautiful creation!! Love your DPs and cardstock the crimped paper...great touch! Your coloring is beautiful - as always!! Just gorgeous! Another WINNER, girlfriend! Pat Frank

  8. Awesome Barb! Just love how you coloured JR Tilda, and the use of your crimper! (I must dust off mine someday soon;) )

    Love your card; you do such a great job both inside and out!

  9. Working on a pirate birthday card today so thanks for the inspiration!! Great job of coloring all your images. Love these pirate images.

  10. Barb you are such a great colorer!! I love the way this Tilda turned out. And the inside is cute as well and the little anchor charm? ADORABLE!!



  11. This is such a great card. Love all the coloring which kept me engrossed in the card (even if the name of Tilda is the wrong one) but it is great... the paper is gorgeous and the layout is perfect. as usual Barb, a surpurb card, but really enjoyed the kids pictures below... they were great..
    Hugs, Jean

  12. Hi Barb,

    Your Jolly Roger Tilda is super cute! I missed looking at your work while I was gone :-)


  13. She's so cute. Your coloring is awesome!!!

  14. This is gorgeous and that Tilda stamp is adorable, love it xx

  15. Love this Barb. You always put so much into your cards and this is no exception. Love Miss Tilda as a pirate and your colouring is just stunning!! great job on the inside too.
    Hugs Leonie

  16. This is lovely!! And the colouring is beautiful :)

  17. Beautiful card and great coloring
    hugs Louise

  18. Dear Barb!!! Another stunning creation!!! The background paper is fantastic and I love the colors you used. The inside is also awesome!! You rock!!!
    Have a wonderful week!!
    Hugs and love

  19. How fun putting a pirate theme and those coloring you did is fantastic Barb! Gorgeous card :o)

  20. Barb,

    What a darling card. I love all the details right down to the anchor on the inside. I have this Tilda and barrel set and have inked them up but that's as far as I got. I'm going to have to play with them now! You've given me inspiration!


  21. Oh what a cutie!! Love your coloring Barb, but then all your work is always so lovely and I really enjoy visiting your blog for a real mojo boost.

  22. My first visit here. And I must say that I hope I can visit your blog regulary. So much inspiration. Your cards are so nice. Have a nice day :)Regards from Norway.

  23. Barb, I think you did a superb coloring, LOVE it!!!
    Pink and brown just give a lovely warm tone.
    Hugs, Irene

  24. sooo sweet Barb! love your pirate Tilda coloring and card designing! Wish you still had your pop up box though, so I could look at your card while I'm commenting!
    I can't remember everything! I do love that BG paper!!!
    Pam Going Postal

  25. Love this card, Barb! You have colored Tilda to perfection and love the barrell, skull, and anchor! Beautiful detailing and papers too. The inside is absolutely perfect!
    big hugs!

  26. aw, i love this card! i love how you colored it. shes so dang cute...i want that stamp!!

  27. Love your card inside and out. What fantastic coloring, Barb!I can just see the love you put into creating this card with so much details, and cuttong, and layering! Just gorgeous! Hugs, Cami

  28. Barb, your card is adorable inside & out. You have coloured Tilda to perfection and I love the combo of images and the crimping adds some wonderful texture. Beautiful everything, hope you are resting up from your op, sending big get well hugs, Jodie from Oz xx


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