Sketch-on-Saturday SOS38 – wedding wishes

Hi all
It’s been a bit of a mad day here at justsomestuffimade-HQ… Sadly no time to craft today becuase we were out for most of it, enjoying events for the annual Bath Literature Festival. Some great speakers.

Anyways, I am back to share a sketch and card I made to celebrate the wedding of another couple of friends, who got married today.
It’s not so often I get to make wedding congrats cards these days, so this is nice ;)

Here’s the sketch-

Sketch-On-Saturday card idea SOS38I used patterned card to make a square card blank and added a machine-stitch border (which doesn’t show up too well in my pics…. nice for texture though)….

Sketch-On-Saturday card idea SOS38 wedding Cornish Heritage Farms stamps … then used a heart-printed journaling spot (had this in the stash for an age, can’t remember where it’s from sorry) for the perfect background. I layered it on to a rich matt gold card and trimmed to leave a narrow border.

I stamped the silhouette bride and groom from the Cornish Heritage Farms cling stamp set – it was a great buy that I was lucky enough to be able to buy direct from Kim Hughes (the designer) herself as these are no longer available. Kim is no longer a designer for CHF – now she’s gone on to great things with her own company Paper Smooches – but I won her draw to buy this fabby wedding set.

Sketch-On-Saturday card idea SOS38 wedding Cornish Heritage Farms stamps

I embellished with a cluster of pretties and decided to put the greeting inside:
Sketch-On-Saturday card idea SOS38 wedding Cornish Heritage Farms stamps … also stamped from the same CHF set, fussy cut and popped up inside on foam pads.
Love the elegant hand-writing look ;)

Hope the happy couple will like it.
Meanwhile, thanks for stopping by – I’ll have a couple more cards to share tomorrow I hope as I’m planning a good sesh in my crafty zone, hehe! Take care, Rx

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  • Pauline

    Beautiful card Ruth, such a lovely romantic image!

  • Jackie R.

    Ruth this card is so lovely! The pink patterned paper is so pretty with the image of the couple. So romantic!