Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Mother and Baby Card

Hi - I just love this sweet digi stamp from Tiddly Inks and have been wanting to make a card using it.  I just found out someone close to me is pregnant so I thought this would be a nice card for her.

The image is colored with Copic markers.  I cut the scalloped circles with my Cricut and the Sweet Treats cartridge.  I used Hug Snug Seam Binding for the bow, it looks really white in the picture but it is actually more cream.  I think I made the bow a little too big :).  The flower is Prima and the pearls are from Way2Scrap.  The patterned papers for the background are Me & My Big Ideas and the strip is Making Memories.  I inked everything with Vintage Paper Distress Ink.



I used Tsukineko shimmer spritz on the whole card - I love the coverage you get from this spritz, it's very sparkly.



Here is a close up - you can see the sparkle a little better.


  

I love this quote from Charles Dickens - it's so sweet.

I am entering this in the following challenges:

2 Sisters Challenge Blog - Anything Goes
Gingerloft - Make It Sparkle
Make it Monday - Anything Goes 
Daisy Doodles - Anything Goes but you must us a digi

4 comments:

  1. So pretty...beautiful verse..love the colouring and the flower.


    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

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  2. Beautiful card. Love the shimmer, really sets the mood for that wonderful sentiment.
    Thanks for sharing your 'Sparkle'
    with us at GingerLoft Challenges!
    :) Gale

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  3. Lovely card, all the colours coordinate really well and I like the pearl flourish.

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  4. Beautiful card, thanks for sharing with us at Gingerloft and good luck, Gaynor DT xx

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