Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Welcome Baby!

This afternoon I am making Chicken Enchiladas for a friend that just had a baby a few weeks ago -- 4 1/2 weeks early! But everything is fine, and the sweet new little one is at home now.

Yesterday I went to Hobby Lobby looking for a particular border punch, and when they didn't have that I ventured into the paper aisle (like I need any more paper in my entire life, and two generations beyond that! LOL). It was on sale, so of course I had to get SOMEthing! I bought two single sheets - and have no idea why I chose what I did. But guess what? When today's SCS Color Challenge was posted, it was the EXACT colors in the paper I bought. How cool is that?

AND -- I needed to make a card using a wonderful new release by Our Daily Bread designs today -- and everything just sort of fell into place from there! Here is my card:


And here is the complete set: Children of God~

The color challenge was to use Bashful Blue, Close to Cocoa and So Saffron. I really like how it turned out!


Stamps: Children of God (ODBD)
Paper: Close to Cocoa, So Saffron, Bashful Blue, DP by The Paper Studio, Whisper White
Ink: Palette Noir Black
Accessories: MS branch punch, paper flowers (Hero Arts), dew drops, word window punch, Nestabilities, MS lace doily border punch, bitty brads (CTMH)

16 comments:

  1. This is so sweet. And the dinner you are making them sounds yummy also. :0)

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  2. So adorable Judy!! :) I'm sure your friend will love this!!

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  3. could you use your power to get a Hobby Lobby here in CT......

    anyhoo....just the sweetest card

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  4. Awesome card for the challenge....love all the little pieces you've added.

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  5. That is so sweet and soft and pretty - a lovely card for your friend.

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  6. See, you can never have too much paper!!! LOL!!! Gorgeous card - love all the details!!

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  7. Beautiful card, love the colors together! Thanks for showing the stamp set, just wonderful!

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  8. Tee hee! That dangerous paper aisle!! It has claimed MANY a victim!

    But all is well that ends well!
    and this ends WELL!
    I love the duckies with this quote! I like your details, too!!

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  9. Rubber Dusckie, you're the one! You make bathtime so much fun!!Oops..sorry! Got carried away!! Cute baby card!!

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  10. Oh Judy! This paper IS just perfect!! Love the scripture too!

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  11. This is so adorable!! Love the ducky paper!! Can you come cook for me? Sounds good!!

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