Sunday, April 3, 2011

Shake, Rattle, & Roll...

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My old college friend, Lisa, whom I haven't actually seen in person in fifteen years, just had a beautiful baby girl and I am SO happy for her and her fiance. Lisa and I lived on the same floor our freshman year and we once went a little bonkers and stayed up for three days straight when we should have been studying and sleeping. I'll be hoping that she gets more sleep than that, but with a newborn, all bets are off! I wanted to make her a fun baby card and I thought it would be a perfect occasion to also throw my hat in the ring for the iCopic Pink DT Call challenge!

I love my Copics and I combined them with two Lawn Fawn sets for a "rock & roll" card for my fun-loving friend. The little "milkshake" is actually the glass of milk from a Christmas set and I printed my own sentiment. I colored another set of the adorable images before fussy cutting and adhering with some foam tape for dimension. I hope my little card lets Lisa know that I'm thinking of her and wishing her and her growing family lots of love and happiness. (Ever since 2 Sketches 4 You came to an end, I have been itching to join another weekly design team that will challenge my creativity. I'm keeping my fingers crossed!)

  • Stamps: Plus One and Cozy Christmas (Lawn Fawn)
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
  • Coloring Medium: Sketch Markers (Copic)
  • Cardstock: Pink Pirouette, Blushing Bride (Stampin' Up!)
  • Specialty Paper: Blending Card (X-Press)
  • Template: Medium Dots Embossing Folder (Quickutz)
  • Accents: Petal Pink Liquid Pearls (Ranger)
  • Fibers: Pink Organdy (American Crafts)
  • Font: Chalkboard (microsoft)


maryse n. said...

You are so clever! I love how you matched the images with the sentiment. You are too smart! So cute!

Jenn said...

This is super cute!!!

Unknown said...

Regina - your card is simply adorable with a capital "A"!!!

Pam~ said...

Such a fun and cute baby card! Love all the pink!!! This will be a hit with your friend!

Anonymous said...

Love your card Regina. Very cute.

Jessica Griffin

Carla said...

So sweet Regina!!! I so hope you get selected as a DT member!!! Hugs,

Heather Innusa said...

This is WAY TOO CUTE!!!!! I just love what you did with the images & sentiments!!!! Awesome job!

Jeanette Wallén said...

Ooooh!!! Suuuper cute!! :D Love it!