Thinking Of You With a Sketch

Hi Everybody!

Are you digging the PBD blog as much as I am?!?  It’s like a one stop shop for blog surfing.  You get tutorials, sketches, challenges, and a messagboard all in one place!  Speaking of sketches, I have one for you today as my post.  I’ve only used sketches a couple of times, so I hope you all like how my card turned out :o

First, here’s the sketch I used:

And here is the card I made:

*Pink By Design sentiment = Scripted Year set

*Martha Steward Score board = card base

*patterned paper = Theresa Collins

*border punches (circle and scalloped) = Fiskars

*black bling, ribbon and card base all from my stash

This is actually a Cricut-less card (gasp!).  I used a shape cutting method from Creative Memories for the circles.

It’s a gatefold card that opens up and down instead of left to right.  I used my Martha Stewart scoreboard for the measurements.  Did you know that all the measurements are right inside the lid??

I hope you liked how my card turned out, and that you will be inspired to try a sketch and/or gatefold card!  Make sure you come back tomorrow for some more amazing inspiration from the PBD Design team :o

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12 Comments

  1. Love, love, love this Jenny!

  2. Brandi

    I’m digging the blog! And I’m digging the card too! I love the combination of black and white and red. I am digging that it is a gatefold card. I too have the Martha Stewart score board. I think I am going to try the gatefold card myself. Thanks for the inspiration!

  3. What a great take on the sketch, Jenny! Awesome job! Oh, and I LOVE my MS score board! :)

  4. Awesome Card! TFS

  5. Brenda

    love the card. can’t wait to try it! I have the Martha Stuart board and really haven’t read the stuff inside the little door! thanks

  6. scrapguy

    great card–may need to lift this one for an invite!!!

    • crazyaboutcricut

      Wow, thank you! What a great compliment :OD

  7. patsyzupan64

    I have a friend who just had a double lung transplant and this card would really cheer her up. I’m going to make it right now. Thanks for the insperation and what a great card idea.

  8. Oh wow, haha. I really don’t think of things on my own; I always have to see it. Thanks for the inspiration to make a gatefold card that opens that way! It opens the doors for different designs too. Thanks for sharing!

  9. Amanda W

    LOVE this! Love the cardstock you used! TFS!

  10. mjensen13

    I love the card and for sure love my Martha Stewart scoreboard. What a great design!

  11. Love the Blog, love your card, love my MS scoreboard! Jenny this card is so, so pretty! It has such an elegant feel to it, just gorgeous!


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