My Challenge and Sketch Blog

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Here is where I can use any products and just do my own thing. I started out with just one sketch challenge and now I'm hooked. I wish there were more hours in the day.

Friday, June 15, 2012

Fred She Said DT Showcase



Welcome to the Fred She Said DT Showcase. We have some new design team members so if you'd like to see all of our fabulous artwork, you can find the list on the Fred-she-said Blog. Check out the end of this post for instructions on how you can win some free FSS images. But, you need to leave a comment on this post for a chance.

My card was made using the Fred She Said Purple Pansies pre-colored set which includes the colored background paper. The cardstock and ribbon is from Close to my Heart.
The hand stitching was done with matching embroidery floss.

The sketch that inspired this card is from the June Verve Week one challenge.


FRED SHE SAID DT SHOWCASE

Fred She Said is giving away a $25 GC to their store to a random blog commenter :) Please leave a comment on this post for a chance to win. ONE random winner will be chosen from one random DT Showcase blog post. Please make only one comment per DT post and please include your name. For a listing of DT Showcase participants, please go to the Fred She Said Blog. Commenting on all DT Showcase posts is not a requirement but increases your chances of winning:) Please comment by Friday June 22. The winner's name will be posted on the Fred She Said Blog June 23rd. Good luck!

32 comments:

~Michelle~ said...

Love your beautiful stitching ma'am! Beautiful showcase for the FSS pansies! So glad we'll get to see more of your beautimous FSS creations! :)

Cindy said...

I love the hand stitching effect on this card what a great detail to add!!! Your card is so cute.

Cindy Horsley

Jolene Barron said...

Gorgeous card, as always, Nancy! So happy to be your friend :o)

stamps&cars said...

Pansies and purple.......two of my favorite things! Beautiful card made more lovely by all your stitching!

zehra said...

your card is incredibly beautiful, would love to lern the stitiching form you, amazing and fabulous

Anita said...

Stunning card!

Stephanie Marie Brown said...

Beautiful as always Nancy! Did u cut that circle w the Cricut?

DianeL said...

I love this. I didn't realize that the pre-colored made up so beautifully. TFS
loyaz1 at wbhsi dot net

Anne said...

This is one of my favourtes and the colours are perfect, in fact its virtually a copy of the one I made that went to my daughter yesterday.

Anne G

Anne said...

Love this pattern and your card, its one of my favourites, just sent similar one to my daughter.
Your colouring/shading is perfect

Janette said...

What a gorgeous card, the image is just beautifull and your colouring is fabulous.xx

Anne said...

One of my favourite designs by @Fred' design and colours are perfect.
Anne G

Anne said...

Just love this pansy design and your card with stitching completes it.
Anne G

Maureen said...

Hello Nancy, this card is exquisite! All the beautiful details, even the teeny tiny pansies, and the hand stitching is perfect! Something I never got the hang of, but I sooooo admire the beauty of it. I'm so looking forward to serving on the FSS DT this term!
Hugs,
Maureen

Crystal said...

On our next playdate I want to stitch a card together! I'm so happy to be on the FSS Design Team with you!

Carla said...

Again a wonderful card.
Like the whole look of it.
Pansies are one of my favorite flowers tooo.

Kiwiali said...

A lovely card. The stitching you have done gives it a nice finish. I have always loved Tracy's pansey sets and thi s layout id grand

Merry said...

Oh this is stunning....such beautiful colours and colouring.

luvmycards said...

Nancy this stitching that you did is awesome! And beautiful colors! Stsunning!
Carolyn

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

That card is really wonderful. I really love the 3 little pansies in the left that's such a nice detail.

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

That card is really wonderful. I really love the 3 little pansies in the left that's such a nice detail.

Karen C said...

Oh wow! This is stunning! Love how you did the floss all the way around the card. Wonderful colors too! So pretty! Looking forward to working with you on this DT!
Hugs,
Karen C
www.busybusyhoneybee.wordpress.com

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Edwina said...

So, so pretty! I love the coloring of your image. It is beautiful. Love the elegant shapes on your card and the ribbon.I love how you carried the design beyond the main image. Wonderful! thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown edwina.brown@live.com

Debbie W said...

Love the sketch and the awesome stitching.

Karen Hasheck said...

Gorgus card- Love the new sets. Had to buy one already!

Karen Hasheck

Sharon said...

Love your card, the pansies, purple pansies are on of my favorite flowers. Love how you stichied around the card.
sdenimandlace1@aol.com

Regena said...

Ur card is so pretty..Purple is my favorite color to work with.. Hugs Regena

Cherie said...

Ohhh! I love the pansies and the stitching adds such a beautiful touch to the card. Very pretty!

Silverbutterfly said...

A really beautiful card, the colors of the flowers are just so pretty.

Silverbuttterfly

Lori said...

Beautiful cards!!

Margaret said...

Gorgeous card. Purple is my favorite color and looking at your card, I can see why.