Thursday, January 2, 2014

Sunbonnet Strawberry Jam

We're starting off the new year with a sketch challenge at Little Miss Muffet Challenges and this one is a fun one that we hope you'll adore!  Challenge #76 goes for just about two weeks and we can't wait to see what you create!  I thought it would be fun to start the year with a few of my favorite colors too... pink and chocolate brown.  :D


For my project I used Sunbonnet Strawberry Jam from Little Miss Muffet Stamps and colored it using the Marvy LePlume markers.  This is the image I colored along side with my daughter when she wanted to learn how to color with the "grown-up markers".  :D  She did a wonderful job and I think I've posted it on this site before!


The project was assembled using the sketch as a guide then I added the cream canvas like ribbon and twine.  I wanted to use the micro-beads so this give me the opportunity to tie a little bottle on.  It's only now that I realize it could be little jar of strawberry jam!

Be sure to pop on over to the LMM Challenge blog and check out all the other Little Misses' projects - they're fabulous!  Each of them did a fantastic job with this sketch and I love the diversity!

10 comments:

  1. So pretty - I love those colours!

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  2. Yummo! Of course I adore sketches and your take looks great with all the embellies - so cute!

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  3. Happy New Year Barbara :)
    I do love what you do with your cards, you always colour so perfectly, and you have the best embellies that take your eyes to every corner, lovely.
    Here's to a great 2014!
    Thanks for having me on your team.
    Jo xx

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  4. Love your layers ... I am so tickled to be joining the team this month ;)

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  5. The first thing I thought when I saw the bottle was strawberry jam, adorable. Love this sketch also.

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  6. Gorgeous card, Barbara! Love the papers and details you used along with the wonderfully-colored image!

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  7. I love the little jar of jam! Intentional or not, it's a cute detail. And do I spy a touch of glimmer on her dress and bonnet?! Swooon! My, (erm, how do you spell) Padwan(?) Learner is coming over to the light, glittery, side! Woohoo! xx

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    1. Ha, ha! I've only been converted because the glitter was infused in the paper. LOL

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  8. This is beautiful. Love the little jar of jam (lol, too funny that it turned out to be a perfect jar of jam)! Gorgeous coloring and such a pretty touch with the canvas piece.

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Welcome to my gallery and thanks for your comments! :-D I love reading each one of them.