Saturday, April 3, 2010

JUGS Sketch Challenge 27


The JUGS challenge this week is a fun sketch by Kristin!  I combined it with the color challenge from Pals Paper Arts, although for some reason I cannot link to their site, here are the colors as well as the sketch:



I know I’ll be needing a baby card soon, so I thought rather than use these colors for Easter, which is what first came to mind, I’d use them for a baby card:


It was fun putting all the elements together, and I hope that it was okay that I added an accent color of black.  I know black is not usually a color to use on a baby card, but when I added the elephant’s black eye and tail, it seemed a natural progression.  The black eyelets in the stars and on the scallops follows the circular embellishments as well.  Here’s the inside:


Thanks for visiting; I hope you can visit these sites and make something of your own! 

  • Stamps:  Nursery Necessities, A to Z
  • Paper:  Barely Banana, Cert Celery, Lavender Lace, Basic Black, Animal Tales DP
  • Ink:  Lavender Lace, Stazon Black
  • Acc:  Circle Punch, Star Punch, Small Oval Punch, Nesties, Gingham Ribbon, Eyelets, Crop-a-dile


Always Playing with Paper said...

Oh LeAnne! This is so cute, I love the way you used the sketch! Thanks for your comment on my blog, I got the "Sweet Scoops" set by attending the Calgary Regional!! Yippee!!

Lesley :)

Linda L said...

Very cute! I love this set. The colors are so light they needed the black to make them pop and the did. Great idea,

Anne T said...

Adorable! This is a great set and I'm always looking for new ideas. I like the alphabet background you used.

Silke Ledlow said...

Super cute baby card LeAnne!!! Awesome take on the colors and the sketch!!! Hugs ~S~

Stampin' Pam said...

Oh LeANne - this is stinkin cute - I LOVE it - it's simple yet adorable - into my casing file it goes. Thanks for playing along with Just Us Girls - we appreciate you joining us and sharing your talents! :-)

ruff life said...

It's so cute! What a great baby card.

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Super cute card! Great way combining 2 challenges in 1! Thanks for playing along with Just Us Girls!

Linda Callahan said...

How cute is this! It is adorable - I love how you used black as an accent! Thanks for playing at PPA!

Sue Lelli said...

How ADORABLE! And I LOVE all of the black elements! The stars and the black eyelets really make this card POP!

Kristin Bueter said...

Oh LeAnne! This is adorable :O) Love the sweet little elephant and the alphabet layer! You did a fantastic job with the sketch and the color challenge!!