Tuesday, 13 July 2010

Welcome to the world

Oh I love making baby cards just as much as wedding cards, what does that say about me I wonder lol. For this card I embossed some pink paper. I cut a border off a 12x12 baby sheet, no name. Punched a border using fiskars. I got a new flower and scroll from Marianne Dies, didn't link the ribbon through the flower though as i didn't realise till later than you could lol. I added pearls to the scrolls. The cards is finished with sticky lace, ribbon and a spotty brad in the flower. The image is Pink Gem coloured with watercolour pencils. I am entering this into these challenges:

1. Practical Scrappers - embossing

2. One Stop Crafts - monochromatic

3. Stamp Something - recipe (1 image, 1 dpaper, 1 ribbon)

4. Totally Papercrafts - pearls and swirls

5. Friday Sketchers - followed this lovely sketch

I received these lovely flowers for my Guardian Angel (thats her new nickname) Keryn, these are my kinda flowers, nice to look at, no mess and as I don't have the sense of smell I don't need it with these lol.

As I have been a right busy bee recently and have lots of lovely friends wondering where I have been I would like to pass this with love to you all. Your sweet comments and emails let me know just how great bloggy friends really are. Hugs


Jules said...

My favourite makes too Pinky .. ..

This one is super sweet.

Hope you are ok.

Love Jules xx

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pinky,
The colours are gorgeous and the image is very cute. I love the flowers and the swirks.
Fiona x

Miria said...

Hi again, Pinky. It's always so interesting to see your lovely projects! You can always learn something and one more time you gave me some tips for the challenges! Thank you. Miria xxx

Sue said...

Hi Pinky
aww this is just beautiful hun, gorgeous detail, fantastic colouring, lovely embelies,,thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week,hope to see you next week, sue,x

Mel X said...

Hiya Pinky. Aww this is adorable - and sooo pretty. Love the embossing and those cute little swirls. Such a bonnie image and love the DP with the rattle. Great little detail. LOVE IT, LOVE IT, LOVE IT !!!!!!!!!!!!

Thanks for joining us this week at Totally Papercrafts and good luck in the draw. I hope you can come back and see us again next week.

Mel X

Riet said...

So BEAUTIFUL card Pinky,i love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Inger said...

Such a cutie!!!! :)
A simply adorable card!!

♥ Hugs, Inger

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how cute!! I just love all the pink!! Adorable!

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

just lovely , cute and pink, who doesn't love this combo....
hope your craftroom's sorted now, I had a tidy of mine too then bathed and clipped 2 dirty poodles, cream crackered now.

Mina said...

I think it says that your heart is in your family Pinky...the card is gorgeous, so pretty and girly a perfect baby girl card
Mina xxx

scrappyjacky said...

You can tell you love making baby cards,Pinky.....they are always so gorgeous. I love the scrolls you've used here.

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun you make some stuning,baby cards,and this one is just no exception,love the embossing on this,and love the flowers,and swirls,too,hugs cheryl xxxxxxxx

Rebekah said...

This is so cute Pinky I love that PInk Gem baby she is adorable and all that pink and swirls so so cute! Hugs Rebekah x

CraftyGirl said...

Wow.. gorgeous card!! I love all the embossing and attention to detail!! Thanks for playing along at Practical Scrappers!!
barb :)

brenda said...

Hi Pinky

Another brilliant card, loving the beautiful pinks and dotty backgroud.

B x

Crafty Chris said...

I would say you just love babies and weddings, and agree with Mina sentiment entirely, love the card beautiful card and swirls and cute little image.
Isnt this rain out of hand probaly be like this on saturday, we all will look like drowned rats.

debby4000 said...

Oh she is so cute, fabulous card Pinky.

joey said...

Hiya Pinky hun

this is gorgeous, lovely soft colours.

Thanks for joining us at tpc


joey said...

Hiya Pinky hun

this is gorgeous, lovely soft colours.

Thanks for joining us at tpc


joey said...

Hiya Pinky hun

this is gorgeous, lovely soft colours.

Thanks for joining us at tpc


megastamper said...

oh how cute and so wonderful.
thank you for participating the friday sketchers challenge.
hugs, bea

Dianne said...

Wonderful cards Pinky & I love the flowers too:)

Hope you are keeping well and that the weather is being kinder to you up than it is to us down here.

Lindsey said...

Great card, so cute! Thanks for joining us at OSCC this week xx

mckinkle said...

Hello you! I love your cards, the wedding one is so special with all of that white and I love your new dies. I have to fess up as they are on my purchase list for this week too so its lovely to see ratios!

Aah, ever the sentimentalist Pinky, wedding cards followed by baby cards! And I dont blame you, they are the nicest of the bunch to make arent they as they each hold such optimism and happiness!

I havent got a sense of smell either plus, we dont get any gunk stained vases this way! tee hee!

Keryn x

Tracey Feeger said...

Oh wow this is super cute. Love the embossed card instead of DP.
Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something.

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