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Saturday, May 8, 2010

~~ Welcome Little One ~~


Happy Saturday Y'all !! This lil card was commissioned by my friend , Susan. She is hosting a baby shower next weekend and the baby's room has a hand painted mural of the moon and stars, done in hues of light blue and brown.Susan wanted a card that reflected those colors and this is what I came up with.I used New Arrival for the moon, using the regular cut as well as the shadow feature ,cut in brown, cut it out in chipboard,covered it and then I popped several layers. The lil cap, is from the same cart, once again using both the regular and shadow feature.The moon and cap were embossed using the Swiss Dots Cuttlebug folder.I used good ole George for the stars and Indie Art for the clouds. I cut the "Little One" from a portion of a Cuttlebug folder. I inked all the edges with Ranger Inks, added some fine crystal glitter to light blue flocking for the clouds, which I had embossed using the Swirls folder.I added the same fine glitter to the stars and then gave the entire card a light dusting with the glitter, no glue used. I just rubbed it into the paper with my fingers and I like the subtle effect! Thank you all so much for stopping by to take a peek!!!!



6 comments:

Carol<><

Hello Joy, I hope this means that you are feeling better!!!!,, beautiful card, mommy will love it!
Enjoy, Carol<><

Sandy from Ukiah

Another adorable card. And I hope you are feeling better too.

Sharon

Beautiful card! Love the glitter!! So glad that you have been able to create this week!! :)

DonnaMundinger

Awww, this is precious! Love the embossing and all of the glitter. Truly sweet! Hoping you're up and around and feeling better, chickie! xxD

Margie

Love that big, sleepy moon, Joy! I forgot how cute some of those NA cuts are. What a great idea to put fluff up the clouds with some flock. Love these colors... I'll bet the nursery is beautiful!

PenLight

A new JOY card! Yay! This is beautiful, Joy. The colors are great and you did a bang-up job on this one! Hope you're feeling okay!

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