Monday, March 28, 2011

SSD #69 sketch; March Gallery Challenge-Baby; Color Challenge

This week I attempted to create a card for three different challenges. First was this great sketch on Skipping Stone Designs blog. Then I entered the Paper Crafts Connection--March Gallery Challenge--a baby card. And finally, I attempted the Paper Crafts Color Inspiration Challenge.

The colors intimidated me at the beginning. Purple and pink--really? As I worked with the colors, I found myself becoming comfortable. For the baby challenge, I wanted to steer away from the traditional baby motif. I decided to incorporate a cameo to represent the beauty of a new baby girl. As luck would have it, my co-worker's daughter just had a baby girl this morning, so yippee for me--a card in the nick of time!

Cardstock--Sorry, I lost track of where these came from.
Stamp--Posh Clear Stamps by teresa collins; sentiment--My Sentiments Exactly
Ribbons--Joann's and Michael's
Jewels--doodlebug design

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  1. Very pretty card! Thanks for playing along with us over at SSD!

  2. Super duper!!! Love the cameo and the colors ROCKS!! I hope you have a fab day!! Thanks for playing along with Skipping Stones Design!!!!

  3. Great card, thanks for playing along with Skipping Stones Design Sketch Challenge.

  4. How trendy to have that lovely cameo on your card !


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