Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Hello Baby

Happy Tuesday, peeps!  I have a quick notecard for you today; I needed a baby card, and I just got this hostess set called Time for Tags, so I put it to use:

The Addicted to CAS Challenge this week is "plaid":

I pulled out a piece of Blushing Bride gingham DSP and diecut it with a Stitched Label die, then put my watercolored tag on top:

I stamped the image with Stazon ink, watercolored it with reinkers and an aquapainter; I added a little Soft Seafoam watercolor border as well as some polka dots to the background. I then embellished my card a wee bit with some Soft Seafoam diecut buttons from the Arts and Crafts dies.  I am so used to using Blends, I realize my watercoloring is a little uneven!!  But hopefully the recipient won't mind!  Thanks for popping in today!

Just a little fall scenery from our yard:

Enjoy your day and be blessed!


Dawn Tidd said...

This is so sweet! I love the gingham label with that cute stamp. All the buttons are the perfect accessory too. I need a baby girl card too...may be CASEing yours!

Linda Callahan said...

Total sweetness! Love the diecut buttons!

I Card Everyone said...

hello ADORABLE baby!! There's that sweet gingham again! LOve it, and your bittersweet!

Vicky Hayes said...

I've not seen anyone using this set yet LeAnne but you have done a wonderful job with this cute card to welcome a baby. I love that gingham label and the way you coloured your giraffe layer, and the buttons are the perfect finishing touch! Vicky x

Lisa Elton said...

Oh, I love this!! What a precious baby card LeAnne. The gingham and those little die cut buttons are extra sweet!

Jen Camara Mitchell said...

Such a sweet baby card! And your watercoloring looks great to me! I used to love to decorate my house with bittersweet that I have growing around my yard. But ever since I adopted my kitties I'm afraid to have the real thing in the house so I have to make do with the fake stuff! Your picture really shows the vibrant colors perfectly!

Barb Ghig said...

Oh my gosh, I just LOVE your pink gingham plaid and that you used it for the stitched label die...the perfect, darling baby card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Addicted to CAS!

Macimbalo said...

So cute, pink is awesome for this card! Thanks for sharing at ATCAS!