Monday, May 3, 2010

Betsy Veldman's Sketch Challenge



Don't you just love Betsy Veldman!?! She has the most inspirational blog ~ when you have some time (actually, take lots of time :o) head on over and check out her beautiful creations http://scrapbookgirl.typepad.com/paper_scissors_and_superh/

I needed another Baby Girl card and wanted to do something "new" --- just love reinventing that wheel. This is 2 of 3 baby girls born to friends --- the third is due in October. Betsy has a wonderful sketch challenge that seemed to be "perfect" for this card. What do you think? Is there enough pink?

My card:
Base card stock is pink marble from Xerox, pink and white stripe and flowery print designer paper from Creative Imaginations.
The sleeping baby bear on a cloud is a felt 3-D sticker from the Dollar store.
The pink heart shaped button is from a package bought at Michael's.
Glittery butterfly, star from my stash.
There is gingham ribbon under the lace and the white ribbon through the button - all from Michael's
Extra Giga scalloped oval punch by Marvy
Sentiment typed on my computer in brown ink
Hmmm, there are NO stamps on this card~it may be a "first" :o)

10 comments:

  1. Awww...look at that sweet little bear! How cute! This is just the sweetest baby card and I am sure the recipient will absolutely love it! Thanks so much for playing along!!

    Paper Crafts Go-to Gal
    Betsy Veldman

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  2. hi helen! i just checked your site yesterday! your card just might need a bit more pink:) no, really, its adorable and perfect for betsy's challenge!

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  3. Very sweet! Love that bear!

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  4. Oh this is just the SWEETEST card!!!

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  5. Your card is cute, came over to see your blog and your buttons. LOL.
    http://pammejo-scrapbookflair.blogspot.com/

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  6. This is a gorgeous card!

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  7. What a sweet card! So precious! I am clear at the southern border of Washington, so not too close to Oak Harbor, but a lot closer than you are it looks like!=) Have a wonderful day!!

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  8. What a sweet baby girl card!

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  9. Holy Wow, this is cute, did you about wet yourself to see Betsy Veldman comment?? I know I would have. I love reading your comments and I will certainly be reading your appreciation of David's Military Service to him later. That has got to be a good feeling to know that someone actually sents a personal thank you or sentiment of appreciation vs. a generalized one. Not that that isn't ok too. But thank you for thinking of him/us

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