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Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Baby Blog Challenge -- Way, Way Late

This one was due a few weeks ago, and I just didn't have the time to get to it when or before it was due to be posted. So, I finally completed it just before I left for New Orleans (more on that soon), but didn't have the time to post. Well, I snapped a photo of the card, downloaded it, and took my laptop with me and had every intention of posting it for you all to see....BUT, I just couldn't seem to get an internet connection! Actually, if I went down the street to the coffee shop, I know I could have, but once I left the hotel, (to be honest) I really wasn't thinking of card samples.

So, finally, I'm back home....just arrived a short time ago. Unpacked....or more like I threw all the dirty clothes on the floor in front of the washing will wait till tomorrow......and then sat down to the computer.

This card was fun....but it really uses only a few SU items. You see, a couple of weeks ago, I attended a scrapbook expo and took a class while there. It was interesting to see how just scrapbook papers and rub ons were used....they used no stamping! The price of the class included a package of papers, and we used a bit during class and took the remainder home. I'm in love with all the dainty patterns in this paper....and the pinks.....perfect for a baby girl card, don't you think?
On my sample, I used a couple of stamped items, unlike the cards made in that class......the "baby" focal point is actually from the recently retired Lovely know, there's just some things I cannot part with! This was stamped, punched, and layered on the scallop circle punch out. The "welcome" is also a stamped addition, punched with the fun, new Modern Label Punch. See below for more info.....
Stamps: Lovely Labels, Warm Words
Inks: Pixie Pink, Rose Red
CS: Very Vanilla (base)
Misc: Scrapbook papers (Basic Grey), Border Punch (Martha Stewart), Narrow Very Vanilla Grosgrain Ribbon, Modern Label Punch, Round Scallop Punch, 1 3/8" Round Punch, Circle Scissor Plus, Basic Black Marker, Rose Red Marker
Please note: Stamped images are SU; all other items are SU, except as noted above.
As always, thanks for stopping by.


Shelly Schmidt said...

What a sweet card- I love the Dp you used and the colors! TFS

amycara said...

Very pretty card, Kim!

Ida P. Krause said...

Glad you played (even late) as this is a wonderful card. Pretty colors and nice layout.

Kimberly Gajewski said...

Darling baby card Barbara! Love the patterned paper! :D


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