Thursday, January 15, 2015

It's a Boy (Just Some Lines image)

Hello, everyone!   Today I've made a baby card!  Brian's nephew and his wife are expecting a boy next month so I wanted to be ready.  I went with a shaker card - these have become my favourite card to make!  The adorable image is called Sweet Dreams Baby Fairy from Just Some Lines and I coloured it with my Prismacolor pencils.

I used my Nellie's Multiframe Rectangles to die-cut the shaker frame.  The patterned papers are from Dollarama (very old stash items).  I attached the patterned paper for the frame to cardstock before I die cut to provide strength.


Inside the shaker I added lots of tiny silver stars, blue and green sequins, and some baby-themed confetti (new purchase from the dollar store).  It includes a baby bottle, tiny safety pins, and yellow duckies - so cute!  I stamped a small sentiment in two of the corners:  Congratulations at the top left, and It's a Boy at the bottom right.  I don't make a lot of baby cards and don't have many baby sentiments, but these were in a clear stamp set from Impression Obsession - Sentiments 1.  I stamped them in Ancient Page - Aegean Blue.

I would like to support these fun challenges:
Die Cut Divas AG UE (frame was die-cut using Nellie's Multiframe Ovals) 
TOP 3 Just Some Lines Facebook Group AG 1ERed Carpet Studio New Year's Eve (stars on image and star sequins in shaker; new item is baby confetti inside shaker) 2/3
Red Carpet Studio Two Faces of January (two stamped sentiments, two patterned papers) 1/3
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday It's a Guy Thing (baby boy) 2/5
Thank you for looking at my card!  Wishing you a joyful day!

29 comments:

  1. So soft and sweet baby shaker card, just loving it!!! Love the fab papers and those confetti's are darn cute with this cute image:)

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  2. So sweet and adorable - AND PRETTY!!! Great shaker card and love all the little things on the inside. Great "find" at the Dollar Store on those!
    Lynn

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  3. Hi Kitty, love you added little silver stars, fun and cute card xx

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  4. Delicious shaker card, Kitty!! So sweet and colorful! The cute baby is really adorable and love your design with beautiful papers, sequins and confetti!!

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  5. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing at RCS.

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  6. This is a gorgeous shaker card Kitty, perfect to welcome a new baby boy.
    Pauline
    x

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  7. I love that background paper. I had some of that and used just about every bit of it up. Great idea to make a shaker card for this occasion. Congrats on your nephew and his wife and to you for becoming an Great Aunt. Enjoy your day.

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  9. congratulations to Brian!
    Sweet shaker card!

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  10. Adorable! Have fun with that baby when he gets here!

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  11. This is so sweet!! The shaker is adorable!! I love that precious image!! Beautiful card my friend!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  12. That's an adorable shaker card! Thanks for sharing it over at Red Carpet Studios!
    Angela

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  13. Such a cute shaker card! Thank you for sharing it with us at Red Carpet Studio!
    Nadine - My Scrap n' Stuff

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  14. Wow this is so stinking cute and when you add in the shaker element, absolutely amazing.
    Thanks for joining the Diecut Divas Anything Goes Challenge. Cathie DT

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  15. Soooo sweet! Look at you go with all those awesome shaker cards.

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  16. They will love this I am sure, fab card and so perfect for the occasion, they are lucky to receive a selfmade card, lots of hugs and love to you and cuddles to your three furbabys, Marion

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  17. Adorable shaker card! Such a sweet image!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

    hugs...
    Melissa

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  18. So cute and pretty sweetie. Sorry playing catch up again, I think I will be all this week. Lol!!!
    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  19. Such a sweet shaker card. Adorable.

    So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas.

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  20. I start from here Kitty
    I try to catch up
    yesterday after I posting we go to cinema
    make a birthday party for my little boy with his friends
    it was from 12:30 till 17:00 no time to do blogging
    i am really sorry Kitty
    Now about your card
    SOOO SOO CUUTEE
    love the image and the paper you have choosen and that Shaker card is a great idea with this card..sweetttt card Kitty...

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  21. what a fantastic card! Thank you for sharing it with us at RCS

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  22. Love, love, love! Thanks for playing over at Red Carpet Studio! :)

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  23. I love the 2 frames you used for the 2 faces challenge at RCS! Adorable work! Thanks for playing along w/ us!

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  24. OH MY GOODNESS! What a sweet way to use stars in this shaker card! Such a lovely baby card! Thanks for playing along with us at RCS!

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  25. Great card! Love the image. And I am very fond of shaker cards. Thanks for playing along with us.

    Tonya DT
    Red Carpet Studio Challenge Blog

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  26. Beautiful shaker card! I love it. Thanks for joining us at RCS and hope to see you again! Tammy DT

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