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Freshly Made Sketches #191

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The middle of the first week with both kids out for summer break and so far, so good.  I have actually made a couple of things (yay!) and they seem to be settling into a routine that is so much calmer (yay, again!).  We finished the first swim meet of the season last night and both boys did a great job moving across those lanes.  Fun stuff!  And speaking of fun, I get to be the hostess for this week’s Freshly Made Sketches challenge.

FMS191 - Goalie Thanks

In other posts I have spoken of my kids’ soccer.  Well, it is that time of year and we are ending another year of training with great coaches.  I created this card for my oldest son’s coach.  My son asked me to color it to look like him and I did my best to capture that.  He has blue cleats and wears an orange goalie jersey so I think I came close.  The image is from Lili of the Valley and is called Goalie Saves.  I colored it with a combination of the discontinued Blendabilities and Copics.  Then I added a sentiment created using the Alphabet Rotary Stamp.  I love that I can create an individualized sentiment with that cool little tool!  I backed the image with some retired DSP that matched my green grass.

FMS Final 191-001

The team has some marvelous interpretations of this pretty basic sketch that I know you will love…I certainly do.  I hope you will find some time to play along too.  I just love looking at the gallery every week.

I’m off on another trip soon so am trying to fit some more stamping in today before I go.  Hopefully I will have something to share with you later this week.  Until then, have a great day!

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Stamp:  Goalie Saves (LOTV); Ink:  Momento Tuxedo Black, Copics, Blendabilities; Paper:  Whisper White, Basic Black, Print Poetry DSP Stack (ret); Accessories:  Alphabet Rotary Stamp, Dimensionals

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