Monday, 2 February 2015

The Artful Stampers Blog Hop Challenge 18

Thanks for visiting from the lovely Alisons page

A sketch again this week


I have just received Sheltering Tree in the mail and I thought it was a perfect opportunity to ink it up.

I thought I would incorporate the circle behind the main square on the sketch together. I am really liking the Painted Blooms DSP as it is just gorgeous.

  • Stamps: Sheltering Tree
  • Ink:   Wild Wasabi, Mossy Meadow, Rose Red, Early Espresso, Baked Brown Sugar, memento, White staz on
  • Card: Rose Red, Wild Wasabi, Early Espresso, Whisper White, Painted Blooms DSP  
  • Tools: Spring Flowers Textured Impressions Embossing Folder with Big Shot Machine
  • Embellishments:   Painted Blooms Cotton Twine, Window Sheet and Dimensionals
All these products can be purchased online through my store
Now over to Tamsins page to see what she has done with this sketch.
Here are all the bloggers this week and their links.


  1. oo have you made one of those knotted friendship bands with the cotton twine? I love your card.

  2. I love your style Nicole... it's really rich and opulent.

  3. Amazing card! Great design and colours. :)

  4. I love the way you have incorporated the partial circle into your art panel. It is very effective. Cute way to use the twine too.

  5. This is fabulous - Great colours too. I have yet to pull this stampset out and I really should after seeing what you have created!

  6. I love this card. The hint of rose red in the tree really gives it a lift and I love how you have used the cotton twine to make a friendship bracelet and attached it to the card.

  7. gorgeous card. yes love the twine too

  8. Love this! Great colour combo & love all the details :)