Monday, August 24, 2015

welcome little angel

There's nothing quite as sweet as a newborn baby.  Personally, my days of having babies are over, but I sure am excited for the day that I have a grandchild of my own.  I know for sure that I will never want to let go once I hold that precious little bundle of love, sent from God.  I do, however, enjoy when friends and family have the opportunity to welcome a new little one into their family.  I made this card for just such an occasion.
I made my card using some sweet Crate Paper patterned papers, embellishments and 3-D stickers, some vintage scotch tape, a gold foil heart from American Crafts, and a pearl sticker.  The sentiment was made using an Inspired By Stamping sentiment stamp.  I also used Tim Holtz Distress Inks on the edges and for my sentiment.

I will be sharing my card in the following challenges:

Inspired By Stamping - Challenge #97 - I was inspired by TWO of the categories:  The Polka Dots AND the Color Challenge.  I kind of combined the two inspirations to create this cards, and I enjoyed using an Inspired By Stamping sentiment stamp from their sweet Big Notes III Stamp Set.

Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenges - Simon Says:  "Ticket, Please" - I used a ticket from the Crate Paper Craft Market collection as an accent on my card.

I am so grateful to have you visit my blog today, and I thank you for stopping by.  Have a great week and please visit me again soon.

Blessings,
Karen


8 comments:

  1. This is totally darling! LOVE the fun patterns and all the wonderful textures! Thank you for joining us at Inspired By Stamping! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

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  2. Wow! This is soooo beautiful! I love everything about your card. Just gorgeous! Hugs, Joanna

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  3. Gorgeous Karen - I too love making baby cards - I have three grandchildren and love them all heaps.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  4. Hi Karen:
    what a sweet card, everything about your card is special as are you.
    God Bless
    hugs
    Dottie

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  5. Karen, your beautiful artwork and your incredible talents are shown once again in your example you posted on today's WAW.

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  6. Stunning work! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! - Ashli :)

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  7. This is gorgeous! Love that gold heart and all the patterns and textures :) Thanks for sharing with us at IBS!

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