Wednesday, September 7, 2011

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I haven’t made a card using an Unscripted Sketches sketch for a while, so I thought I’d play today:

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I needed a simple birthday card for my nephew, who LOVES to ride minibikes with his cousin when he comes to visit from SC, so I thought this retired SU Motorcycle stamp would be perfect:

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Some BG Wander papers are the perfect background for this “motoring”-themed card!  And here’s the inside:

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I know he’ll like what is inside the card more than the card itself!!

Cassidy is a little bit better….as soon as the Motrin wears off, though, she’s miserable:

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but Grammy let her play in her PJs:

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but once we got dressed, it was raining so hard we had to stay inside:

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We’re just taking it an hour at a time!  Thanks for your prayers and thanks for visiting today!

Wee Details:

  • Stamps:  Motorcycle, Word Play, Sentiments O’Simple, Unity
  • Paper:  Lucky Limeade, Basic Black, Wander, BG
  • Ink:  Stazon
  • Acc:  Dimensionals

14 comments:

  1. Neat card.

    Poor little Cassidy. Her eyes has that 'don't feel good look'. Hope she feels better real soon.

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  2. Love th "mappy" background behind the motorcycle! And glad to hear your babycakes is recovering - you can see she doesn't feel well just by looking at her eyes - poor little one!

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  3. Poor little dear. Fall can be so hard. She may have some allergies but you can't test for that yet. I don't think. She looks like all she wants is her Grandma to snuggle her.
    Nice guy card!

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  4. Ahhhhh, it's so hard when your sweetie is not feeling well. Her eyes really tell the story; she's S I C K!

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  5. Poor baby girl.... she definitely has that look, you can tell she's not feeling good! :(

    Cute card, LeAnne... GREAT use of that sketch. I would have taken one look at that and ran the other way!

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  6. Poor baby but good for you grandma letting her play in her pjs - I think that's such a comforting thing! Great card - as always! Sure hope the little gal is feeling better very, very soon! big hugz to you both! ~chris

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  7. Wow, this is wonderful! I just love the little motorcycle you added and how you used the Unscripted sketch.

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  8. Leanne, such a beautiful card! I hadn't thought of using map papers and I've been struggling to come up with a cute card for my niece (pink motorcycle) who is off at college at 16 (her dad is a big Harley guy). This will be perfect!
    I'm sorry to hear Cassidy isn't feeling well - it's pouring here too so I can relate to the playing inside part! And I love your daily pictures of her! She's just so cute!

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  9. And yet another classic example of your ingenious creativity!! Your nephew is going to love it! Poor Cassidy.....if it were possible I would trade her places.

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  10. Love your card, LeAnne, but what is wrong with baby? Please let me know.

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  11. My first visit to your site - came over from Linda Fisher's! Wow! what great cards!! This won't be my last visit. What I wouldn't do for some rain here - great for snuggling babies. We've only had 8" this year [normal is 30"]. Kisses to Cassidy, hope she's better soon.

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  12. Great card! Thanks for joining us at Unscripted Sketches this week.

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  13. Great card love how you did the sketch. thanks for playing along with us at Unscripted Sketches.

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  14. Awesome use of the sketch and what a cutie you have there!

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