On The Eleventh Day of Christmas...

Thursday, December 31, 2009

Guten Morgen!

Have you been playing along with the 12 days of Christmas challenge over at The Greeting Farm? I hope so because tomorrow is the last day of the challenge and release day for TGF so it's going to be crazy day! Today however, is the eleventh day of Christmas and you can check out the fabulous sketch.....HERE!


Notice anything different about this card?! Here's a hint: there A LOT of one particular color that I am slightly afraid of. It's all blue!! Seriously, I'm not a big fan of blue on my cards. I just can't warm up to it but for some reason, I was immediately drawn to create this all blue card! Weird, isn't it?! But how smoking hot does Miss Savannah Wild Sprout look in this little blue number?! So adorable! And this sheet of dp from the Basic Grey 'Marrakesh' collection just worked so well with this sketch. It doesn't happen often, but every now and then a card comes together easily and this card was one of them! So sweet when it does happen! :)

Tomorrow I have one last card for you as a Gardener for The Greeting Farm. :( I've had such a fabulous time these past three months. Thank you to those who stopped by my blog and left sweet comments during my term. I have thoroughly enjoyed sharing all my TGF creations with you over these few months and I have really appreciated your support. TGF fans are FABULOUS!! *mwah*

Thanks for stopping by today!


Supplies
Stamps: The Greeting Farm 'Wild Sprout Savannah' and 'Light Up - retired'
Inks: StazOn 'Jet Black, Creamy Caramel, Pretty In Pink, Soft Sky, Almost Amethyst, Not Quite Navy, Appealing Apricot, Distress Inks 'Antique Linen, Tea Dye, Vintage Photo, Frayed Burlap and Walnut Stain'
Papers: Strathmore Bristol Vellum, Bazzil Basics, PP - Basic Grey 'Marrakesh Collection'
Access: Adhesive Rhinestones, Ranger Stickles, Sponges, Dimensionals

14 Comments:

Tanja said...

Guten Morgen, Sandra!
I'm a FAN of blue and I just ADORE your card - so BEAUTIFUL and your coloring is amazing like always. So sad about TGF - but I'm sure to see you back as a farmer - Love ya, my friend

Gael said...

Oh my gosh, you are done? I had no idea your term for TGF was over! You will be missed!!

I cannot believe you are afraid of blue. I wonder what that is all about, especially cuz this card is just adorable!

Tell me something, did you shade the edges of the blue background panels or do they just look that way naturally from the print?

Can you believe I did not even see all those rhinestones til I read your 'recipe' and now it is like wow, what an effect!

Elena said...

I am so sad that your term at TGF is over... I really love your cards, Sandra! And are doing an amazing job with TGF designs! You will be missed!
Talking about your card - blue looks fabulous here! Fantastic job on this challenge! Love how you added rhine stones! And of course your cooring is a piece of art!
Happy New Year to you and family!

Theresa said...

Sandra, your card is just delightful. I can't imagine you being afraid of any color, but I understand I have to work up to using certain colors as well.

Have an awesome day!!

the whimsical butterfly said...

BEAUTIFUL card, Sandra! I love that Marrakech DP and your coloring esp of her hair is just beautiful!!!

WickedPixie said...

Sandra, you are so amazingly talented!! This card is gorgeous!! I will miss you being part of the DT but I hope I still see lots of TGF cards from you because it would be too sad otherwise!! (Although, I love all of your cards!) :-)Traci

Danni said...

Gorgeous card..you rocked the blues!

Donna said...

This is such a beautiful card. However, I think all your cards are beautiful.

Wendy said...

This one is so adorable! Love the layout and where you stuck her!!! Perfection!

Amy said...

So sad to see your term coming to an end, though I know I can always come here to get my 'Sandra fix'! ;)

This card is a real stunner, I would have never guessed you weren't a fan of blue because you totally rocked it here and Savannah is gorgeous!

Have a wonderful New Year!

Kristy Young said...

I think you should use blue more often this card is absolutly stunning!! All your work is fabulous!
Kristy

Sammi said...

This is just GORGEOUS Sandra! She is coloured perfectly! will miss seeing your Gardener work!
HAPPY NEW YEAR :D
xxx

Mary Giles (OhioMary) said...

This is just stunning! I LOVE the blue and the pattern in the paper just make this such an elegant card. This card definitely shines bright.

kadie said...

Ahh, I missed so much being away on vacay. I'm still catching up. This is GORGEOUS! I love how simple and yet totally elegant and fully eye catching this is! Beautifully done!

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