Monday, September 28, 2015

Georgie Hush Little Baby

When I viewed the Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge #127 this morning, my immediate thought was to use the Elephant PaperPak "Georgie" and a sentiment of Tons of Fun.  Well it didn't turn out anything like I had planned in my head because when I looked at the the Complements for this paper I fell in love with them and decided to make a fairly clean and simple card.  



After I cut the papers to match the sketch, I added the two elephants and the "Hush, Little Baby" using 3D Thin Tape to raise them from the banners.  I used my Stitch Guide and pieced holes in my card and then hand-stitched with turquoise thread.  It still needed something, so I cut out some of the centers of the circles from the paper and adhered them with 3D Thin Foam Tape so they popped from the design paper. Using the cricut I cut out the Artiste label and stamped the sentiment.  The soft colors made it a perfect Congratulations Baby Card.  

I spent more time on the initial thought process of what I thought my original plan was, then I did on making this card, and it's only noon here in Arizona (MT).  Lucky day, I'll have time for another card. 

Also submitted to: 
DL.ART September Linky Challenge 
9/29/2015 "Anything Goes" - Random Draw for September 

CTMH Products Used unless otherwise specified
Design Paper:  Georgia 
Cardstock:  Daisy White 
Stamp Set:  
     Sentiment - D1629 Just to Say Cricut Collection 
     Label for Sentiment - D1667 Balloon Wishes Occasions 
Cricut Design Center 
     Artiste Cartridge - Label Cut for Sentiment 
Ink:  Glacier 
Other:  3D Thin Foam Tape 
            Georgia Complements 
            Turquoise Thread 

16 comments:

  1. So Cute! I love the Georgie paper and this card is adorable!

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  2. I love this! Great interpretation of the sketch!

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  3. This is so adorable!! I love the images and the papers
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes SEPTEMBER Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    DL.ART
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com
    http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  4. Such a sweet baby card! Where in AZ are you? Thanks for joining us over at DL ART! DT member DL.ART Carri~Abusybee
    My Blog!

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    1. abusybee
      We live in Buckeye, AZ west of Phoenix. Where are you located? I know you must be south AZ because you mentioned it hot for running.

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  5. I love the cute images and the lay out of the card. The raised circles look awesome. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday September Linky Challenge
    KatieO-DTmember

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  6. Very cute! Those were perfect for this sketch...I might have to copy it....maybe I'll make a "Suzanne" card!

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  7. Sweet card, Sue. I like your use of the "buttons" on the pretty coordinating paper.

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  8. It's funny how an initial idea can end up turning into something entirely different. I love what you did and I am a huge fan of stitching on cards. This is just gorgeous and a perfect baby card for some lucky little one and his/her mommy. Beautiful! Thanks for joining us at AHSC!

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  9. so so cuutee
    love that little circle Sue
    a great idea and Love your color combo
    sweeet card

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  10. Adorable! I absolutely love this sweet card! Thanks for playing along with Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge (AHSC)!

    Brandi R
    DT member AHSC
    crzy4scrapbooking.blogspot.ca

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  11. Very cute and cudldly looking! Thanks for playing along with Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge (AHSC)!

    Linda
    DT member AHSC
    www.scrappytherapy.com

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  12. This is so sweet! I love how you popped up those circles in the pattern. Thanks for playing along at AHSC!

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  13. Congrats on your win over at AHS!!

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