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Sunday, August 11, 2013

Baptism Blessings


Good morning!  Today I'm sharing a card that I made for a co-worker; she had a grandson who was getting baptized and she pretty much left the design up to me.  How fun is that?  She did want to have Jacob's name on the card and liked the colors cream, blue, and green.

I was at Hobby Lobby and saw this pretty paper...it was even 1/2 price...lucky find!  I used the MFT onesie die and added some subtle glitter around the neckline, arms, and legs, then added some pearls.  I embellished with a handmade felt flower, stickpins, and a smattering of pearls.  I've used a bunch of dies on this one: Spellbinder's Nestabilities, multiple MFT Die-namic dies, and also the Corner Chomper...I think the rounded corners are a nice touch.  I didn't have cream envelopes large enough, so I made a box instead.  I used my Scor-Pal, lined it with Warm and Natural batting, and decorated the top to coordinate with the card.

Here's a close up of the card:


Here is a shot of the inside.


Ink: Printer
Paper: PTI Vintage Cream, SU! Marina Mist, The Paper Studio Sticky Doos
Embellies: Making Memories Stick Pens, Spare Parts Pearls, Martha Stewart Crystal Fine Glitter
Extras: Corner Chomper, Spellbinder's Nestabilities, MFT Die-namics Dies (onesie, rolled rose, royal leave), The Paper Studio Sticky Doos

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Crafty Boots: Die Cuts
Natalie and Amy's Challenge: Celebrate Something
Oldie But a Goodie Challenge: Boys/Male Cards (stash item is M.M. Stick Pins)
One Stop Craft: Pastel Colors
Paper Pretties: Designer Duds (use 2 or more DP)
The Crafting Cafe: A Baby is Born

Thank you for stopping by!

Angela

12 comments:

Sylvia Anderson said...

This is refreshingly different, I love the onesie & the felt flower.
Thank you for playing along in the Crafting Café challenge, good luck x

Linda Palmer said...

I love everything about this card. I saved it to my computer to my favorites and think you did a fantastic job on this Angela. Love the papers to.

paper fun said...

Beautiful, Angela. Sweet theme and colors. Love your flower.

Thanks for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge.

Mari

Dawn Lancaster said...

Hi Angela, I love your little card & box! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at The Crafting Cafe this time!
Good Luck
Hugs
Dawn xx

Carol Willis said...

Fabulous card, love the design.
Hugs
Caz x

Dee's Craft Room said...

Fab card. Lovely design and great use of die cuts.

Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Kathy said...

This is so sweet. Really love the coordinating box, makes it a real keepsake.

Amy said...

Just darling, and I LOVE how you did the flower with the stick pins! Beautiful And the inside and envelope are lovely too.

Jessi Fogan said...

Oh, I love it! The pearls, the felt, the stick pins - this is such a beautiful keepsake :)

Kim. said...

This is a lovely card, love those papers and the little onsie is a cutie. Thanks for joining us this month at Natalie & Amy's Challenge.
Kim xXx

Larissa said...

Very adorable card. Love the matching envelope.

Ellie said...

This is beautiful! Gorgeous papers and sketch!
Thanks so much for playing along in my "childhood" wordplay challenge at My Creative Moments. Sorry it took me so long to stop by!