Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Skipping Stones ~ Guest Designer for October ~ Sketch #148

I'm so excited to share that I will be joining Skipping Stones Designs as a guest designer for October!  That means that all month long, I'll be playing along with the weekly sketch challenges which start every Tuesday!  And the best part is that I get to do with my pal, Miriam Prantner (check out her awesome blog here)!   Here's the first sketch for October, Sketch #148 by Pamela Young!

Today I resisted my usual urge for bright rainbow colors and did something a bit more subdued.  To contrast the hard lines of the stripes, I chose to use the soft images of the stamp set Dandelion Dreams.  I only used a little bit of bright yellow in there to break up all the gray:)

I hope that you play along with the sketches this month on the Skipping Stones Designs Blog!  One lucky winner is picked at random to win a free SSD stamp set!  And don't forget to check out Miriam's blog too!

Mahalo and Aloha,

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  1. congrats...and way to design thee elegant card..wow.

  2. So pretty. Love the grays and that strip of yellow is just perfect!

  3. Woohoo on the guest spot, they are lucky to have you! Love the toned look

  4. Wow! This is gorgeous - so serious looking, yet that strip of yellow gives you away JJ! Congrats on your guest DT spot - now I have a new place to play since they obviously have fantastic taste!

  5. Whoop whoop! I was so excited to see you over on the SSD blog! :) Love your gorgeous card. That pop of yellow is the perfect finishing touch!

  6. Absolute beauty, JJ! I love the font of the sentiment, and the pop of yellow, and the AMAZING paper piecing work of the dandelion panel!


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