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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

GDP123 Congratulations for Sawyer


Hi peeps!  It's Wednesday, halfway through the week!  My nephew (the same one who did our remodel) and his wife had their baby yesterday, a little brother for Jameson!  I loved our As You See It sketch for his week:


so I thought I would use it again, this time flipping it so my little critters weren't staring off into space on the other side of the card:


I opted to do something a little different than a traditional blue card; my nephew is an avid outdoorsman, so I thought these little forest creatures from Thankful Forest Friends would be fun:


The plaid paper is from Carta Bella's Christmas Delivery but it works great here, don't you think?  I stamped each of the critters and fussy-cut them out, then added some black grosgrain ribbon and a few little enamel dots.  The congrats stamp is from  last year's Suite Sentiments.  The Global Design Project's challenge theme is "New Beginnings", so I am entering there as well:


And here are the happy parents:


We are thrilled to welcome Sawyer into our family!  You can't tell from here, but he looks just like his big brother!  Enjoy your day and be blessed!

Project Details—All Products SU! Unless Otherwise Specified
Stamps Thankful Forest Friends (ret), Paper Pumpkin
Card stock & Papers     Rustic White (Papertrey), Christmas Delivery DSP (Carta Bella)
 Ink Basic Black, Cajun Craze, Smoky Slate
Accessories Enamel Dots, Candy Dots, Grosgrain Ribbon (all ret)
Tools     Big Shot, Banners Dies (Nestabilities)

3 comments:

I Card Everyone said...

Congratulations, LeAnne! to the entire family!
OH yes that plaid is totally perfect... I'm betting they'll cherish this card forever!
ahhhh... there's nothing like a newborn!
=]

Jan Clothier said...

What a great card. You've managed to mix masculine and cute! Congratulations, great aunt!

Lisa Elton said...

YAY another little blessing has come into your family! What a precious family photo. The plaid and those little critters are extra sweet and perfect for a baby card, love it!