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House of Cards Sketch Challenge for August

Wow that last month went quickly - where did it go? September and back to school will soon be here as well! Anyway it's time for the Cute & Fun DT to share their cards with you for this month House of Cards challenge which is a Sketch challenge this month using this sketch.

And here's my card for it... Isn't she just the cutest with those gorgeous, big, brown eyes?!

I decided to go for a nice, bright colour combo this time and although orange and yellow are not colours I usually use, I really love this card. My hair flicks are so much better this time and boy does this gorgeous girl have a lot of hair! 


Stamps:  Butterflies of Hope by Hannah Lynn

Papers: Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie, Greenhouse Gala DSP (Retired) all from Stampin' Up, Copic X-Press It Blending Card

Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers, Clear Gloss Gelly Roll Pen

Accessories: Pumpkin Pie Taffeta Ribbon, Daffodil Delight Taffeta Ribbon, Chocolate Chip Polka Dot Scalloped Ribbon (Retired) all from Stampin' Up, Scalloped Square Nestabilities from Spellbinders

Copics Used: 
Skin - E000, E00, E21, E11, R20, R30
Hair - E41, E43, E44, E47
Eyes- E41, E43, E44
Butterflies - T4, Y15, Y38, YR15, YR68
Lips - R56, R59

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to pop on over to the House of Cards Challenge and see all the fabulous cards from the rest of the Cute & Fun DT and join in the fun whilst you're there too! 


  1. Fabulous autumnal colour combo

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  2. Vannessa, this is BEAUTIFUL! I absolutely adore the image and your coloring is gorgeous! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  3. Vannessa, your coloring is always so beautiful! Love this card!

  4. You did an amazing job with that hair--wow!

  5. Vanessa your Image is totally adorable and I love your coloring her hair amazing reqally really wooowww I love your coloring Vanessa...great card...see you on my DT blog post my team..hugs, Monika

  6. My goodness! I love how you colored this image. The result is impeccable! I'm so glad to have you as my teammate at HOC, you are so talented!


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