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23 April 2012

A Pollycraft Sketch!


Good Monday morning people!  It was my turn to choose the challenge theme this week at Pollycraft Monday and I decided to go with a sketch!   Before I show you the sketch though, I just wanted to say thanks for all the lovely entries into Anita's Cute Critters Challenge last week!  There was a lot of super cuteness!  We'll be back soon to announce the winners and top 3!

Here's my sketch for this week (thanks Paula for prettifying it up for me!):

As with our usual sketch challenges, you don't have to stick to the sketch completely... you can embellish as you wish, just make sure we can recognise the sketch in your entry.

The lucky winner of this challenge will receive 10 Pollycraft digis of their choice from the store!  What an awesome prize!  

Did you know that our top 3 favourites using a Pollycraft image also win a Pollycraft image of their choice?     And Paula released 12 gorgeous new images last week!  And there's also a promotion running in the store until 29th April!!!

Don't forget to hop over to the Pollycraft Monday blog to check out what my fabulous teamies have done with the sketch!

Here's my card using the adorable Barclay:
The papers are from Simple Stories and Crate Paper and the sentiment is a sticker from SRM.  The bling is from Prima and I have added Stickles to the star on his shirt and Glossy Accents to his eyes and balloon.  Simples!

Here's a close-up of Barclay:

And here are the copics I used:

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
One Stitch at a Time: Anything Goes
Paper Sundaes: Let's get Cute
Di's Digi Designs: Animal Friends

I hope you like the sketch!

See you later!

Arabella

21 comments:

Alyce said...

Ahh this is adorable Arabella!! I love the colouring on this cutie and those papers rock. Lol I feel like I am always saying the same comments to you but they are 100% true! :D

Maria Therese said...

wow your shading is amazing! Love your coloring and love your card ♥

Mary J said...

I loved using your sketch Arabella - your take on it is brilliant! Gorgeous colouring as usual!

Have a lovely week honey!

Lou Mac said...

Ohhhh yummy, yummity, YUM!! Arabella.. this.. is.. AH-mazeballs!! The shading on that little Barclay is just out of this world - he looks SO CUTE!!

Gorgeous papers - I love how the stitching ties all of the busy patterns together!! Just YUMMY! Fab sketch girlie - I'll definitely be using it again! xo

Sarah said...

Beautiful cards, and brilliant sketches!

I think I have a blog friend who is a genius!!!!

Sarah

chanya13 said...

Sweet squirrel, I love your card.

Trina said...

This is so cute! I love how you colored the eyes and the chubby cheeks!

Joey said...

Totally adorable hun, gorgeous papers, thanks for a great sketch. Joeyxx

Leah Crowe said...

*gushhhhhhh*
Oh wow!!!!
The coloring and depth on Barclay is outta this world!!! LOVE the shine to his balloon and eyes! Sensational sketch and card.. truly!
hugs, Leah

Anita said...

Beautiful card Arabella and Barclay looks fabulous! I always love your papers and this sketch was so much fun I know I'll use it again.

Hazel said...

Fantastic card with wonderful colouring. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

Rachel Parys said...

Shut the front door! This is AWESOME!! Your coloring is always so wonderful, and the colors you used on this are perfect! I love those papers, and I think I will have to break mine out after looking at this! Wonderful card!

Sheena said...

A fantastic sketch to work with - as always your card rocks! Sheena xx

eva said...

aww, such a cute image and card! he makes me smile. and great sketch too!

Denise Marzec said...

Wow Wow Wowwww! Awesome coloring!

Tracy said...

This little guy looks a lot like the one I snapped today in my backyard. I don't think he had those amazing green eyes though. LOL Once again I just love your coloring style. Hugs!

happyscrapper said...

This is so great. I love all the papers you used. The image is colored beautifully. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT.
Hugz,
Christine Dt at OSAAT

RiNNE said...

This is super cute, A!!!! Your coloring is excellent and I love all the papers that you used!

Deanette said...

Very Cute! Thanks for sharing your Animal Friend with us at Digi Designs & good luck!

Emma H said...

Definitely super cute - love it! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

CG said...

This is just too cute! Incredible coloring too. Thank you for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week! Best, CG