Wednesday, October 29, 2008

very quick baby card


I've made this for my next door neighbours who have just had a baby boy. It's a really simple card, but the kind of card that I find "real life" people like, lol.
It may be quick but it satisfies three of this week's challenges: buttons (crazy amigos); Fabric, the gingham is fabric (artygirlz) and ribbon (created by hand).

The stamp is from craft stamper magazine (the one I cut the wheel off) and the baby boy stamp is by onefourzero. I made the scalloped edge just by attaching punched circles. I was going to add some stitching too, but I ran out of time.

DOn't forget to enter the draw for blog candy in my last post, and watch out for more blog candy coming this weekend.

10 comments:

  1. gorgeous card Joanne i love the buttons on the pram its such an elegant card.

    Thanks for joining in with the Arty Girlz challenge.

    crissi xx

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  2. Cute card. Love the button wheels.

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  3. Joanne, what a gorgeous baby card! Yes, it's the kind that non-mixed media artist types really do appreciate the most. And congratulations for fulfilling 3 of the challenges with this one lovely example.

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  4. Wot? No Inka? lol....perfect card for real people. As Crissi said, a very elegant card.

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  5. Really like the gingham fabric background...nice idea.Had to smile when you said it was a card 'real life' people like - know what you mean!

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  6. Cute card Joanne. I love the layout. Pascale :)

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  7. This is so classy. I have to agree that "real" people do seem to prefer the simpler cards
    Congrats on doing a 3 in 1 !

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  8. Joanne your card is absolutely gorgeous I love it!!

    Thanks for joining in with Arty Girlz

    Julie xx

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word verification is off! thanks for all your lovely comments, they mean so much to me!