Saturday, 4 April 2009

Penny Black 43 ~ Easter + SS 45 (My DT Week)

Morning everyone, hope you've all had a good week. Well Im so pleased its the weekend... its been a long week and of course it time for another Penny Black Saturday Challenge. Thanks to everyone who joined in last week, I guess you all liked our Spring Challenge.

This week challenge is:

We have another fabulous prize this week, kindly donated by our very own Jacqui.....Thanks hun

Well this was a quick one for me, as usual Im still trying to get my card sorted Friday night.

I've used the cute Easter Bonnet stamp ~ isn't she gorgeous !!! And you may notice I have a new punch ~ Swirl Flourish ... love this punch and think you'll be seeing lots of it... And of course all the flowers are all from Poppicrafts ~ where else, lol

Here the inside (kept it simple)

The DT have all work wonders again this week, so why not pop over and take a peek.
I hope you'll find the time to join us this week and look forward to seeing your gorgeous creations.

Papers: Kay Miller ~ Happy Hearts Collection
Image: Penny Black ~ Easter Bonnet
Supplies: Flowers ~ Poppicrafts, Pearls & Brads ~ Stash


Sketch Saturday 45 ~ My DT Week

Its time for another Sketch Saturday. Thanks to everyone who joined in last week.
Its my turn this week to give Jo well deserved rest and create a sketch for you all..... and here's what I came up with.

I've donated this week's prize ~ these two Penny Black Stamps
So if your a fan of Penny Black and like sketches, than why not pop over and join in the fun.

Here's my card:

I used this very cute Hanglar image that my good friend Gill send me (thanks hun) I loved colouring in this little cutie. My fellow DT buddies have all created wonderful work again this week and we also are pleased to welcome the very talented Broceliane as Guest DT for the next 2 weeks, so why not pop over to SS and have a look at all there fabulous work.

Im sorry I haven't done much blogging this week, its been another bad week but hopefully next week will be a little better. I hope you enjoy my sketch and I look forward to seeing your gorgeous creations.

Have a great weekend everyone


  1. wowww Tracie,what a beautiful cards,l love the stamps and colours.

    hugs Riet.x

  2. wow Tracie fabulous cards, i love them both the colours and images are gorgeous.
    sorry to hear its been another bad week, hope things get better soon
    take care
    Tracy x

  3. Wow! Two stunning cards Tracie!
    Love your sweet images and lovely colouring!
    Such pretty paper and detail!
    kim x

  4. HI Dear,
    Like both Cards. And your Sketch is wonderful. I will make a Card with it, too.


  5. Two fabulous cards as always Tracie, I love both of the cute images and your colouring is beautiful.
    Thanks for the fab sketch too! Sorry to hear you have had a bad week...I hope next week will be better for you.
    Have a great weekend. Debbie x

  6. Fab card Tracie:)♥

  7. oh Tracie thanks for your fab sketch !!!!!
    your card is very nice !!! i love your colours !!!
    hugs coco and good week-end !!!

  8. beautiful cards ~delightful images , love the girly colours ~stunning work
    vanessa xx

  9. Gorgeous cards again Tracie... as always :). I loved working with your sketch sweetie. And as for the price you have donated... now that is some yummie candy!! Absolutely adore both stamps, just a shame I can't enter myself ;). I hope you have a wonderful weekend sweetie!!


  10. Super cute creation, and a great sketch too :O)

  11. 2 fabulous card hun - the PB one is especially adorable - I just love everything about it !! Think I NEED one of those flourish punches lol and it will surely drop into my basket soon! Hope you are feeling a bit better - take care hun!
    Pauline x

  12. Thanks for the yummy sketch I love both your cards they are both brill hugs Pascale

  13. gorgeous card as always Tracie...I just love this duckie image and where did you get that fab flourish punch....i want one..have a great weekend
    Hugs Kath xxxxxx

  14. two gorgeous cards Tracie, I love your sketch too and can't wait to find some time to try it hugs Jill xx

  15. These are so fab and your sketch looks great! The papers on your PB card are beautiful! I hope you're having a lovely weekend! xx

  16. Firstly >>> (((((((MEGA HUG FOR YOU))))))))
    especially for tomorrow, will be thinking of you all xx

    WOW! 2 beautiful cards! I too am guilty of making my cards on a friday evening!! but mine never turn out as beautiful as yours, you obviously have the knack... and it shows! ;)
    Thanks for giving us all a great sketch this week, told you it would be popular didn't I?
    we've had almost 40 entries already!!
    Love the cute stamp of the kitty putting her lippy on too! lol!

    Take care hunni,
    Jo xx

  17. Two gorgeous cards Tracie, love both of the images. The swirl punch is fab...I love hard not to keep using it!
    Thanks for linking my candy...good luck!
    Have a good week.
    Carole x

  18. Oh two fab cards, Tracie! I loved your sketch for SS this week! Your SS card is adorable and pink, of course, lol!!! Love the sweet image and that yummy blossom!!! Such great details!!! Your Penny Black card is that new flourish!!!

  19. Wow! Gorgeous cards Tracie and what a fun little duck! Love the flourish1 xx

  20. Wow Tracie you have made two wonderful card
    Wendy x

  21. Fab cards Tracie! Love the image on your PBSC card, and your SSC sketch was great to work with!
    Helen x

  22. Tracie these cards are wonderful great colour and detail
    love tasha xx

  23. Oh Tracie your design card for this weeks sketch saturday was so beautiful...I especially love the colors and the flowers!
    BTW, I love your sketch too....I'm going to use again for sure!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog. :O)

  24. Lovely card, Tracie!
    Wonderful colours and marvelous details.
    Your image is adorable.
    Have a fabulous weekend of Easter.
    Hugs, Mumur

  25. 2 fab cards hunnie, love them both. Great colour choices and lovely images.

  26. Hi, just discovered your blog! Love your cards. Hope you'll have time to check out my blog

  27. Congratulations on your 1 year blogoversary. Your blog is fantastic and your work is lovely. Thanks for the chance to win such great blog candy. Your blog link is now posted over on my blog.

  28. Oops! I think I pressed the wrong button. Hope I am not posting twice. Congratulations on the 1 year Blogoversary. You have a great blog and I love your cards.

    You now have a link on my blog:

  29. Love the two but prefer the one ! Cute cards Tracie !


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Happy Crafting
Tracie :)xx