Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Tuesday Morning Sketches

This is my first time making a card for this challenge.
Tuesday Morning Sketches Challenge


 I will be honest , I made this card last night and was just going to post it on my blog 
and not enter it in any challange. Then I saw this Tuesday Morning Sketches Challenge
 on a friends bolg and figured ...it's the sketch turned on its side. I also decided the image had enough detail that I did not need to color it. I often leave my image uncolored. 
I did hand cut the cup and added some foam tape to it.

I needed some new baby stamps so when I saw Cathy’s baby card  a while back, I knew I needed to have it. And it was 50% off. Its is from Serendipity Stamps . I have some Baptism and First Holy Communion cards but haven't posted them yet. 
I can’t believe how fast I received my stamps!
 Hope it's ok that I turned the sketch on its side. 
Have a blessed week.

Stamps: Serendipity Baby Bib, Papertrey Ink : Bundle of Love for the tag.
Die: Spellbinders, Fleur De Lis Squares , Squares. Papertrey Ink Tiny Tags 
Paper: Papertrey Ink and Recollections 
Ribbon : Ribbon Real ( I think)

20 comments:

  1. Love when a card fits a challenge!! bonus! love that you decided not to color the image....really pretty!!

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  2. Marybeth you couldn't have planned it better. I love this sweet and beautiful card and that die is spectacular! Glad you didn't colour it in.

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  3. Lovely baby card...your bow rocks! Thank you for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

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  4. Marybeth this is so sweet! I love the baby stamps and think they look so elegant in just the ink without added color! This is such a precious card! So nice that it fits the sketch too! :)

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  5. What a sweet card!! Such a beautiful bow and the uncolored image looks wonderful, too!
    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

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  6. Marybeth it's gorgeous!!
    Love that image...
    I may need to invest in it too because it's absolutely perfect!
    Love the the matting...
    and the gingham...
    and can't even get started on that stunning bow...
    I die!! :)

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  7. What a sweet card this is. I love your big bow--Jeanne is rubbing off on you. How convenient that you found a sketch challenge to go along with your cards. I'll bet you win! Do you have a little girl coming into your family?

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  8. I am absolutely smitten with that gorgeous ribbon bow!!!!! And I love the die, that border is so pretty. Fabulous card!

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  9. Marybeth your bow is gorgeous! Your card is so sweet the spellbinders die with all that detail is as sweet as a baby. Don't you just love it when everything falls in the right place like having the card done before the sketch comes out. Lucky you!! I think the rest of your day is going to be special, like you!

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  10. How pretty! I love the uncolored image--it makes such an elegant card. So glad you joined the Tuesday Morning Sketch Challenge this week! Hope you'll play again!

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  11. I love the elegance of leaving the image black and white!

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  12. I can not tell you how excited I was to see your card using the Serendipity stamp. You absolutely made my day knowing you originally saw the stamp on one of my cards. I pinned it to the Serendipity Pinterest site and I am going to email it to Mary, the owner of Serendipity. She will love it! I love that you didn't color it. The image is so detailed, you don't need to color it to make it look gorgeous with those pretty Spellbinder dies. Gorgeous...and lastly, I agree, you are channeling Jeane and her beautiful bows! It's beautiful.

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  13. Gorgeous card. Love the uncoloured image. Really, all it needs is that die-cut frame and the soft colour and texture of that perfect bow.

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  14. Gorgeous baby girl card, Marybeth! So sweet and cute! Love the gingham, the bow, the die cut and the pretty images! Hugs

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  15. This is adorable. ;-) The gingham is perfect with that gorgeous ribbon, and I actually like the image not colored. Love the tiny tag, too. Nice job. ;-)

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  16. I think this is a winner Marybeth!!! Love that the image isn't colored - it doesn't need it! SO beautiful and again a really unique approach - spectacular! I love this!

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  17. Great card - I'd love for you to link up at 52 Card Pickup this week and enter my washi tape giveaway!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/10/52-card-pickup-week-40-and-giveaway.html

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  18. Sweet card Marybeth! I love the ribbon on the card and the pink is great!

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  19. What a sweet baby card! I like how you left your card base to be the pop of color. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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