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Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Ooooh, a baby!


My friend had a baby boy last week...


... and I wanted to make them a special card.
I remembered this image, which I won from Di's Digi Downloads a little while ago,
that I hadn't got round to using yet. 
I coloured it with my promarkers and added a strip of blue gingham paper 
(always good for baby cards, I find!)
I printed out babies name, birth date, time and weight
and embossed a hearts background, with a new folder I bought,
whilst we were in Canada.(my fave folder at the mo!)
Precious hearts die-cuts ( my fave die at the mo!)
and a little gingham paper bow finished this 6 x 6 card.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges...
Flat friends - use dies / punches - 1 June
2 sisters - baby - 31 May
Scrap bitz - pretty pastels and alcohol markers - PASTEL 14 - 24 May
Di's digi designs - use those markers - 23 May
Hiding in my craft room - use those scraps - 17 May
A creative romance - one for the boys - 22 May
Crafting for the craic - baby - 27 May
Creative corner - baby - 20 May
Crafts 4 eternity - sketch - 16 May
Aud sentiments - sentiment for a child - 19 May
Fantastic Tuesday - CAS - 19 May
Cuttlebug mania - baby - 27 May
Just inspirational - anything goes - 19 May
Papertake weekly - pretty pastels - 19 May
Through the craft room door GDT- anything goes - 20 May
Crafting from the heart - anything goes - 19 May
Crafty boots - blue and white - 25 May

31 comments:

Dee's Craft Room said...

Aww, fabulous card, it is so sweet. I love the cute little image and your fav embossing folder and your gorgeous heart die - of course it is the way you have put it all together that makes it such a special card.

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Melanie Smith said...

Such a sweet card! Thank you for participating over at Through the Craft Room Door" We hope to see you again soon. Melanie, DT

Jackie said...

What a delightful card, so sweet :o)
Jackie xx

michele said...

Lovely card Vic, great interpretation of the sketch! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity hugs x

Emma Canning said...

Awww love this card - it's so cute - gorgeous image, colouring and layout :-) Thank you so much for joining us over at Flat Friends - hope you have a lovely week/end, Em xx

Lil Green Bug said...

Love that card, how special is that mother and baby boy are so lucky to get this beautiful card.
Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR for the Super Scrap Challenge.
Lisa
ljcreation.blogspot.com
HIMCR DT

Sue Bridesmith said...

Adorable card. Thanks for joining our challenge at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, I do hope you will join in with the fun again next week...
Hugs
Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday
XX

Exclusively by Mel said...

What a beautiful Baby card, love your design! Many thanks for joining us at A Creative Romance, Mel xxx

ALI said...

Lovely baby card, I like the folder as well.

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow just love your little blue baby card Vic and I am sure it will be treasured ... well done ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Wendy L said...

Beautiful card, perfect for our challenge at Ladybug Crafts, xxx

Izzwizz said...

Hi Vic, what a beautiful card for a baby boy, I'm sure they will be thrilled with it! Maddy x

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card....Such a sweet image...Joolsx

MissyG said...

Adorable baby card
Linda x

Jackie Trinder said...

This is a gorgeous card. Your friend will love it. Hugs Jackie

Heike said...

A gorgeous baby card. I really like your design and the layout.
Heike xx

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous card love the cute image and embossed background
carol x

Sarah G said...

Love this card its so cute
hoppity x

Lorna said...

Gorgeous baby card, love the image

just hopped over from DC
Lorna x

verybellemakes said...

Such a pretty card, love the crisp lines and colours, almost as much as I love the embossing folder! Thank you for joining the Crafting From The Heart Challenge, hope to see you again soon.

Victoria DT

sian said...

what a great card for a new baby :)Thanks for joining us over at JIC this week, hope you can join us next week. Sian (DT Co-Owner)

applejack cards by sue said...

This is so pretty. A lovely image and diecuts.

Angela said...

Aw this is so cute, what a sweet image and I love your layout. Would look perfect in a frame afterwards

Sandra MacInnes said...

Aw super cute. Hopping on by from DC xx

Kimbo said...

This is so cute. Lots of elements to it but it still looks beautifully CAS

Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x

Nikki said...

On the hop from dc.
I love this card, soooo cute! x

Wendy said...

Adorable and so gorgeous...Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs and using one of Di's images :)
Wendy xx

Sandy said...

Sorry I'm late popping in! Thanks for sharing your wonderful creation with us at Aud Sentiments this week.Such a sweet card for a new baby, lovely image and design.
Hugs,
Sandy

Wendy L said...

Gorgeous card , thanks for joining us at Ladybug Crafts this month. xxxx

Eithne said...

Beautiful baby card! I'm sure your friend will love it :) Thanks for joining us again this month over at Craft for the Craic.
Eithne

Marleen Gallagher said...

Aww what a cute project. Thank you for joining us over on Craft for the Craic.
Marleen DT xx