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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Baby Gift card


I posted the gift I was sending to my friend's daughter earlier this week, tonight I made a card to go with it. I saw a card on Paige Dolecki's blog today that I really liked so I attempted to make one similar. I used Sweet Pea PP with Baby Impressions and Baby Steps stamp sets. I stamped the baby feet tone on tone on the cardstock then stamped the little clothesline on the cardstock underneath. Oh Yeah, I forgot, I used Ms. on the Go stamp set for the baby carriage and mom. I paper pieced the carriage and mom's dress. Used pearls for her earrings and colored in her shoes with CTMH marker. I used the wrong color at first so her shoes are a little bit darker. I know, I shouldn't have pointed that out , but I can't help myself. The frames on the photo are a Fiskars punch.
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8 comments:

  1. Sweet card. Love the paper-piecing! I have this set and haven't been able to make it work for me ... yet! You've inspired me to try again!! TFS.

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  2. Hi Leslie,

    Love all that paper piecing... she's so stylish! Lots of great elements you've got going on in this card. Great job.

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  3. Cute card Leslie. I stumbled over your blog whilst looking at the entries on last weeks Cute card Thursday.
    Your work and your blog is lovely, I've become a follower and look forward to seeing all your creations from now on.
    Gorjus work.

    Love Karen (UK) xxx

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  4. Just beautiful, dahling! To answer your question on my blog....yep, I'll be at Stamp Camp! Can't wait to see you!

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  5. Leslie -

    I left you a surprise on my blog!

    Paige

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  6. Beautiful card, Leslie! Hugs Nilla

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  7. Leslie,
    How do you get your paper piecing so perfect??

    And what color do you use for the flesh tone? Mine always comes out looking too pink!

    Great job!
    Steph

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