Friday, August 10, 2012

Children Are a Heritage - SNSDC66

We moved to our permanent housing last week and we're still getting settled.  I was able to dig out a few of my supplies to work on this week's Sweet 'n Sassy Digi challenge. It was fun to take a break from the unpacking.  This week we have a color challenge -- use purple and green.  This is not a common color combo for me so it was a challenge.  :)

One of the benefits of digi stamps is that you can layer them before printing them out.  I layered the verse from the Baby Blessings digi set on top of the Baby Buggy digi (retired).  I used my copics to color parts of the Baby Buggy digi and paper pieced the blanket part with white.  I outlined the blanket with a copic before gluing it down.  Some stickles on the hearts added a little sparkle.  I used an M'bossabilities folder on the purple cardstock and now I'm really wishing I'd matted it with some of the green cardstock.  For those I've mentored...yes, I broke my own rule and didn't mat.  Oh well.....

I added pearls around the outside of the image panel and to the flower centers in the embossed panel.  A ribbon across the top borner finished off the front.

For the interior, I used the same outside design but didn't add any pearls.  I really like this sentiment from the Baby Blessings set.  I goofed and signed the card before taking the picture. Sorry about that.

Cardstock:  Recollections (white), Bazzill (purple, green)
Stamps:  Sweet 'n Sassy Digis (Baby Blessings, Baby Buggy-retired)
Embellishments/Tools:  Ribbon (Offray), Spellbinders (Standard Circle Large & Small, Lacey Circle, M'Bossabilities Splended Side A embossing folder), Pearls (SU), Copics (YG03, YG05, V04, V06, V09, Colorless Blender), Stickles (Crystal)

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
Word Art Wednesday #40 - Use Scripture
52 Card Pick up #32 - make a card
Stampin' Sisters in Christ #151 - Baby or all pastels

I hope you'll play along with us this week.  Thanks for stopping by today.


Scrappychick said...

Love the bright fun baby buggy!

Karen Letchworth said...

Hello Stephanie: How exciting to be in a new location serving our dear Lord and Savior. I am praying that God will bless the fruits of your labor and provide for your needs, exceeding abundantly along the way. So glad to be able to pray for you as you settle in. Keep me posted.

Thanks for joining us in this week's challenge at Word Art Wednesday. Your card will no doubt be very cherished by these new parents.

Blessings to you and your beautiful family,
Karen L
Word Art Wednesday

Candace said...

Beautiful card! I love that image! Thanks for playing with us at Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenges! :)

Esther Asbury said...

Love the way you put the verse on the baby carriage! So creative!
(Shoregirl - Word Art Wednesday guest designer for the month of August)

Unknown said...

This is so cute Stephanie! Love you added the sentiment in the image. Fantastic detail too.

Stephanie said...

This is adorable and I LOVE the inside sentiment!


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