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Thursday, October 22, 2009

A Baby Card for the Creative Card Crew!

Yesterday began the Baby & Children's Card Challenge over at the Creative Card Crew Blog. DRS Designs is sponsoring this challenge--participation may allow you to win a prize from DRS Designs! How about $15.00 off your next order?!?!?!

Stamps: DRS Designs- G341 Brush Baby Buggy, B753Cute as a Button, P631 Open Plaid Background
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black, SU! Pretty In Pink, Cameo Coral
Paper: Smooth white cardstock by Office Depot, Colored Cardstock by American Crafts
Accessories: Prismacolor Pencils, Gamsol, Nesties, Ribon By Making Memories, DMC White Embroidery Floss, Button By Favorite Findings, SU! Ticket Corner Punch
Finished Card Size: 4.25" x 5.5"

I've noticed that often when I make a baby card, I tend to always put plaid on it. Not quite sure why I think babies & plaid go together, but it works! This card is no different from the other baby cards I've made here and here.

The stroller image, the plaid, and the sentiment are all by DRS Designs. I colored the stroller with pencils and blended the colors with Gamsol. I created the plaid myself using DRS Designs Open Plaid Background stamp and stamped it with pink ink. Since I used the "Cute as a Button" sentiment, you know I just had to add a button embellishment to it as a finishing touch!

Well, stay tuned to see lots of Halloween coming up here on my blog. Things are finally starting to slow down a bit for me this week & I'm heading to my stamping room right now!

Have a great day!



Anonymous said...

Such a sweet card! I love the layout! I agree plaid and babies go hand in hand!

Jessica G. said...

So sweet! I really like how you used the button on the bow -- perfect for the sentiment!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a sweet baby card!! Love the dp you used and the soft pink!! The button on the bow is the perfect touch!

Beth Norman said...

I agree with you--plaid is a must with anything baby. Lovely card.

Beth said...

Beautiful Jennifer love the plaid and the card itself is so soft and sweet.

Samantha said...

This is just darling Jennifer! A perfect baby girl card.


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