Monday, August 30, 2010

Sweet Baby

Good Morning Everyone!  I have a quick post for you today - I'm still playing with my stamps.  Actually, I decided that I needed to play with my new There She Goes Stamps even though I'm behind a couple of releases.


I just couldn't get my lighting correct with card, no matter what I tried.  The base is white, but the next color is Chocolate Chip and it still looks black to me.  Anyway, I made this card for the TSG Monday challenge which is a 1, 2, 3 challenge: 1 decorative paper, 2 card stock colors and 3 embellishments.  I also used a sweet and simple sketch from Unscripted Sketches.

I created my own digi stamp for this card.  I made the little platform train that the animals are in.  It was really very easy to draw in a drawing program with some basic shapes.  Then I masked it off so that I could stamp the little animals so it appears they are in the wagon-type platforms.

Supplies:
Stamps/Ink:  Polka Dot Pals (TSG), Mini-Messages sentiment (PTI), Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa (Memento), Pretty in Pink, Apricot Appeal (SU!)
Card Stock:  Neenah Classic Crest, Chocolate Chip, Bashful Blue, Whisper White (SU!)
Paper:  Me & My Big Ideas
Copics:  B00, B02, B05, C8, E53, E57, RV10, W-3, Y11, Y15, Y17
Tools:  white gel pen
Embellishments:  buttons (Michaels)

I hope you like my card.  Thanks for stopping by and I hope your Monday is good to you.

12 Encouraging Thoughts:

Linda Beeson said...

That is such an adorable image and LOVE how you made your card fit the Unscripted sketch.

Karin said...

So creative! Those animals are adorable :)

Karin said...

So creative! Those animals are adorable :)

Danni said...

Super sweet and oh so adorable!

dstandard said...
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dstandard said...

What a precious baby card! Thanks for playing at Unscripted Sketches!

Deedee Anderson said...

Darling card, Melissa! I love how creative you got with it -- even making your own little wheeled platform for them. It looks like one of those vintage pull-toys that are so sweet. Hugs, Deedee

CanadianScraps43 said...

So love these sweeties. Love the colour choice and design. Sure to make someone smile. TFS

Susan (peebsmama) said...

What fun little animals.

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Darling card, Mel!! Love the little animals and fun paper piecing!!

SarahKaye said...

I love the digital image! It's adorable!!! Thanks for playing along with Unscripted this week!

Karen Howard said...

Wow, this is really stunning! Love the colors and embellishments you used!!! Hugs, Karen

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