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Wednesday, 26 October 2011

SN Rosie

SO sorry for not being around yesterday - I was attending a Business Set Up Seminar on Marketing - yea sounds boring and while it was (I already hold a NC in Business) at times I made a few contacts - a wedding photographer, a website designer, and a lovely lady who informed me of local craft fairs I knew nothing about!! I also learned that I need to get on FB and set up a Business Page (I hate FB but suppose if it is for my benefit then it may be ok).

Some of you may already know I am trying to set up a small 'from home' business selling  my cards and Wedding Stationery (still working on  my range so not revealed any yet).  I am not really taking any risks financially as the Stationery will only be made to order and my cards sell anyway so fingers crossed I get some more orders.

Anyway, back to today and here is my card made using the ever so cute Rosie from Sugar Nellie Home Grown range at Funky Kits.


I used my NEW PRISMAS to colour but am still not sure of I am using them correctly - my work is nowhere near as good as others who use these fab pencils (if you need to know where to get them in the UK please contact me as I have a fab supplier).

 I followed the current sketch at Sketch Saturday to create this card and have to say I love it - the sketch that is so another one added to my ever increasing list of great sketches.

Ingredients:~
'Rosie' rubber stamp from Funky Kits (BDay gift from a very special crafting friend - THANK YOU SO MUCH;
Dotty Paper from Pink Petticoat;
Docrafts embossing folder used on CoOrdinations card;
Gems from stash;
Sentiment made using 99p alphabet stamps from The Range.


Challenges:~
The Ribbon Girl Lilac &  Green;
Sketch Saturday No 178;
One Stitch at a Time Emboss It and
Pile It On No 43 Be Happy.

Thanks so much for visiting today. Got a busy day ahead with the dreaded HW to catch up on - YUK!

11 comments:

  1. Every cloud has a silver lining - the seminar may have been boring, but I hope the contacts you've made prove fruitful. I so admire people who set up their own businesses, good luck!

    The card is just adorable, and I agree with you about the sketch, very useful! Take care -

    luv, Mags x

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  2. Good Luck with your business.

    Gorgeous card. Really cute image. Fabulous sketch. Fab colouring.
    Kathleen x

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  3. So gorgeous Sheila....love this sweet image and pretty colours too hun...

    good luck with your business sweetie...

    big hugs Vucky xx

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  4. She's lovely Sheila, I just bought her and have no idea why I've not inked her up as yet, Jo x

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  5. beautiful card sheila.she is a really gorgeous image and i love your pretty colours :D
    good luck with the business hun, i`m sure it will be brilliant :D
    any tips on selling cards too, i sell mine for £1,50 but they are building up everywhere cos i hardly sell any.

    xx coops xx

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  6. Such a lovely image and colored in beautifully! Thanks for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday and Good luck! :D

    Hugz & TFS,
    xx Tracey/SS-DT xx

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  7. Thanks for playing with us at OSAAT. Good Luck!!!
    Hugs Nataliya

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  8. Very pretty card and I think you have coloured the image beautifully. Thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl colour challenge. Mary G x

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  9. Great card, thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week.

    Hugs Wenda

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  10. So beautiful, that image is just devine and your colouring amazing! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week. Good luck. HUgs

    NIKKI DT

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  11. LOVE the color combo, gorgeous!
    Thank you for joining the challenge at Pile It On!
    -cg http://pileitonchallenge.blogspot.com

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