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Tuesday, November 15, 2011


This week’s sketch...it's "YOUR PICK" Make it fancy, clean and simple, or somewhere in-between. Remember to click on the sneak peek button on the side bar for the following week’s sketch each Friday.
Enter one style or both this week.
Just have fun and come play with us :)

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Now to our players... break out those House Mouse stamps, dust them off and show us your lovely creations. All images are welcome, but we would love to see these cute  images flood our inlinkz this week!! Have fun with whatever you create for our challenge!!
Here is this week's Sketch and my card:

I have used one of Priscilla's latest images called "Relax", available in her store HERE, and coloured using Copics and a white gel pen. My 'signature' of sewn on beads and sequins is there too! I made my card in an easel fold, and used some offcuts of DP's in my stash.

Would you like to win an awesome prize Yes? well pop over to the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge blog for a chance to do so!

luv n huggz
Jen Leeflang
South Africa

y creation is added to the following challenges:

Daisy Doodles Creative Challenge #46, "Anything Goes with a Digi"
Make it Monday, Challenge #63, "Anything Goes"
My Craft Spot, Challenge #33, "Easel Cards"
Simon Says Stamp and Show, "Some Women Only"
TTC05 Touch Twin Marker Challenge Part 1, "In the Garden"


  1. This is just lovely! What a beautiful image!
    Thank you so much for joining us at MIM! To win this week's fabulous prize, just leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM. The more comments left, the greater your chance of winning! Good luck!
    Rene :D

  2. What a lovely card! The multi-layered frame is such a wonderful way to highlight your image!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!
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  3. She is stunning.. i love easel cards and your little details.. thanks for sharing on MIM..

  4. Loving the purple and easel cards.
    Saw you on MIm and thought I would pop over


  5. Fantastic easel card. Love the colors you used and that image is fantastic.
    Thanks for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

  6. Your easel card is beautiful! I love how you colored your image! Thanks for joining the fun at My Craft Spot!


  7. Beautiful card. So glad I saw it on MIM!

  8. Gorgeous easel card - wonderful colors and sweet image. I love the way you have placed flowers in her hand - very clever. So happy you played along with our Women Only challenge this week at Simon Says Stamp and Show.

  9. Lovely color work on this soooo feminine image! Thanks for playing in the Touch Twin Challenge!


  10. So very soft and pretty! Thanks for joining us at the TT Challenge!


  11. She's so pretty! Thanks for playing the Touch Twin Challenge!


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