Friday, June 25, 2010

Little Bundle of Joy

I have a friend that is wanting a baby shower card for next month. She bought gifts that are all matching in pink and brown. Well, I told her that she needed a pink and brown card to go along with the gifts. Where else but in crafting land can such a request be filled?
Inside----

Ok, so don't look tooo closely at the storks on the front. I did not realize that they were in flight straight up til I was all done with the card. So I had them 'wake up and fly right' on the inside. 
The giraffe is from Daisys Digi Doodles. It's called Giraffe...duh!!!! I would've given him a name like Stretch or Long Neck, or Chooey with that mouthful of acacia leaves. Did you know that giraffes' tongues can be as long as 21 inches? A giraffe is pregnant for 15 months, maybe that's why the calves are 6 ft tall when born. A giraffe's front legs are strong enough to kill a lion.
Now that you know so much more about giraffes go get one and start creating.

There's the Summertime challenge happening right now at Daisy Doodles Creative Challenge blog!
Go get yourself a stamp, create a summertime themed project/card and enter the challenge!
Thanks for coming by!

Challenges:
Freshly Brewed - anything goes
Shelly's Images - Rule of three
Digi Doodle Shop - anything goes
Sew Many - anything goes
Cowgirl's Sunday - anything goes

RX
STAMPS: DD giraffe, SU Punches Three
PAPER: Frances Meyer, CTMH, SU
INK: Chocolate Chip, Positively Pink
TOOLS: lg Oval Punch, CB, Spellbinders Scalloped Oval, border punch
INCIDENTALS: Ribbon, Prismacolor pencils

17 comments:

artfeltexpressions said...

How stinking cute is this?! Great job!

Sandi said...

Where else can you find a pink giraffe, not anywhere that I know of. Never noticed the storks until you mentioned them. Great info on giraffes too, it's something that I didn't know, so now I know! You have a great sense of humor, your writing on your post made me chuckle. I know I have a couple of giraffes in my arsenal of digis. My project today is a wedding card for a friend of ours, they're finally getting married after living together for umpteen years. He's in his early 70's, and my friend Loretta is almost 60. I decided to go with a cutesy vibrant colored card, heck they don't need white, ivory, or lacey doo-dads. I'll post it when it's completed. :) Sandi

Cheryl said...

How cute is this? I totally love it. The layered punched borders is wonderful

TinaB said...

That is stunning!!! I love the card xxxx You are so talented!xx

Gina said...

Adorable new baby card! Very elegant, thank you for playing along at Cowgirls Sunday Challenge
Love as always Gina x x x

Pascale said...

This is a gorgeous baby card. I adore the giraffe image super cute. Thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodle shops best challenge hugs Pascale

Monika Reeck said...

Joooo I love this cute Giraffe in PINK yay..cute cute...and thanks for joining us at DDSB this week :)

Judy said...

Awww.. this is just to dog gone cute! I love the colors you used. Well done! Thank you so much for entering this in our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.

Hugs
Judy

Vera W. Yates (Ling) said...

Aw... so adorable. Glad you can join us at DDSB challenge! :)

Shelly's Images said...

Such a beautiful card for a baby shower. And I just love your blog. I love the heading "a place where my heart and hands come together to create". That is just a perfect sentiment for our craft.

Thanks so much for joining us this week at Shelly's Images for our TTThursday Challenge.

The Crafty Den said...

What a pretty card. Love the image and gorgeous papers. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best challenge. Hugs, Denise (GDT) x

Karen Howard said...

This is really cute, love the giraffe!!! Thanks for joining us at the Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week!

kim.mom said...

AMAZING!!! This is PRECIOUS!!!!

KymKreates said...

What a scrumptious card! Good luck and thanks for sharing at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

KymKreates

Amber said...

So adorable!!! Thanks for joining us this week at DDSB!
Hugs
Amber

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

This is BEAUTIFUL, I LOVE the nice soft colors you chose. Thanks so much for joining SHELLY'S IMAGES TTT this week:)

jo said...

So cute! Thanks for playing along with us this week at DDSB! :)

-Jo:)
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