Saturday, June 16, 2012

SCS Journeys VSN - Baby Journeys

Hi there! I am a Virtual Stamp Night hostess at Split Coast Stampers, and it's time for my challenge!


The theme for VSN is journeys, so I decided to have a baby-themed challenge since having a baby is a big step in the journey through life. Of course, since journeys tend to have movement, my challenge is to incorporate movement/motion/travel into a baby card. For example, you could make a card/project with a baby carriage, stroller, stork, a mobile (since it moves), a rocking chair, etc.

I used this sweet baby carriage from the Bit of Stardust stamp set by There She Goes Clear Stamps for my card. I stamped it twice - once on PTI Vintage Cream and once on patterned paper - so that I could paper-piece the carriage. I stamped the sentiment underneath the carriage and accented the image panel with a Cream Viva Pearl Pen. The papers are Baby Steps by Simple Stories, and I stitched around my paper edges. I finished off my card with some cream ribbon.

My card layout is Freshly Made Sketches #39.


I hope you'll play along in my SCS Virtual Stamp Night challenge! Thanks for stopping by! :)




Supplies:
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink - Kraft, Vintage Cream
Patterned Paper: Simple Stories Baby Steps
Stamps: Bit of Stardust by There She Goes
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Embellishments: cream ribbon, Cream Viva Pearl Pen, foam tape
Tools: Classic Circle Nestabilities, Scallop Circle Nestabilities, sewing machine

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful card. The colors are so warm, the stitching gives it a homespun feel and the pearls around the circle layer add some charm! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  2. This is just lovely! The stitching and the liquid pearls are wonderful!

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  3. Love, love this! The colors, the stitching...every detail is wonderful. Glad you joined us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  4. Oh, so sweet! I love the soft colors, the stitching, and the pearls1 What fabulous details! Thanks for playing at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  5. Wow! What a gorgeous baby card - all of your details make it so special. Wonderful job with this week's sketch!

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  6. Stunning card, the stitching is fabulous. Thanks for playing at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  7. Congratulations on being crowned Queen for your fantastic detailed card!!

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