Welcome to the World Sweet Rainee

My nephew recently had a beautiful baby girl. What a gift is a new little baby in your life. How much joy they bring to your heart. You look in their little eyes and see eternity as a family shining there.

Products Used:

  • Whimsy Stamps Wee One
  • Hero Arts Little One
  • Copic Markers: V17, V15, V12; E37, E35, E34, E31; E11, E01, E00, R20; YG03, YG01, YG00; Y04, Y00; BG01, BG00; Y17; E43, E41; C5, C4, C3, C2, C1, C0
  • Altenew Inks: Caribbean Sky, Persian Blue, Limeade, Lime, Fresh Leaf
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • VersaMark
  • Gina K. Designs Fine Detail White Embossing Powder
  • My Favorite Things Elegant Rectangles
  • Stampin’ Up Tufted Embossing Folder
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive

Welcome Sweet Baby

While I was making a baby card for my niece I decided to make another one to have on hand. I pulled out this really old stamp set from Gina K. Designs that has lots of cute baby paraphernalia so I decided to cut out some windows for them to peek out of. For the bottom opening I had to do some one the edge die cutting to extend the length of the rectangle.

Products Used:

  • Gina K. Designs Oh Baby!
  • Simon Says Stamp Baby
  • Simon Says Stamp Tri Square Die
  • Pink & Main Stitched Rounded Rectangles (Extended)
  • Gina K. Designs Amalgam Ink
  • Copic Markers: G02, G00, G000; B00, B000; Y38, Y19, Y15, Y11; YR15, YR12; C4, C2, C1
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Mint Green Cardstock from Scraps
  • Ranger Glossy Accents

Welcome Baby Olivia

My niece recently had a beautiful baby girl with masses of dark hair. I pulled out this digital image and created a baby card welcoming her to our family.

Products Used:

  • Pinterest Precious Moments Baby Digi
  • My Favorite Things Beautiful Baby
  • Copic Markers: E49, E79, E77, E59, E57; G07, G05, G03; G02, G00, G000; RV14, RV13, RV11, RV10; E11, E01, E00, R01; Y19, Y13
  • Gina K. Designs Bublegum and Dusty Rose Inks
  • Cuttlebug Swiss Dots
  • Silhouette Cameo PIXScan Mat
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Pink Cardstock from Stash
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Kokuyo Dotliner Long Adhesive
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam
  • 3M ½” Foam Tape
  • Gina Maries Designs Scalloped Rectangle Die
  • Nuvo Crystal Drops Dandelion Yellow and Bubblegum Blush

For a Special Little One

My niece just had her fifth child, a beautiful little girl. This cute stamp set from Whimsy Stamps was perfect.

Products Used:

  • Whimsy Stamps Wee One
  • My Favorite Things Beautiful Baby
  • Copic Markers: RV14, RV13, RV11, RV10; RV95, RV93, RV91; B04, B02, B01, B00, B000, B0000; E55, E53, E51, E50; E11, E02, E00, E000, R20; C7, C6, C5, C4, C2, C0; Y17
  • Gina Marie Designs Scalloped Rectangle
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Hero Hues India Ink Black
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock
  • Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock

Twin Congratulations – Welcome Tyson and Savannah

My niece recently had twins at 32 weeks.  They are tiny and still in the NICU, but they are doing well and growing.  We are so happy for them.  I wanted to create a card that would be perfect for her new little girl and boy so I went looking in the Silhouette Store and found this cute little bear image.  I mirrored the image so that they would be facing one another, fused them together to create a card and colored them blue and pink.  It turned out cute.

I cut the all the pieces required for images from Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock.  You could cut them from different colored cardstock, but they look pretty flat when assembled that way.  I decided to color all the pieces with Copic Markers (listed below).  I added little eyelashes and a hair bow on the girl teddy bear and a bow tie on the bow.

The little bears are hinged at the top and originally I thought that I would only have the cutout be the card, but it was too small, so I decided to add a scalloped rectangle cut from Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White Cardstock with on of the Winnie & Walter Audrey Essentials rectangles.  The bears were adhered with Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive.  The sentiment was die cut four times from the same cardstock using the Sizzix Celebration Die Set and the top layer was colored in an ombre look using the same Copic Markers.  I liked this better, but in the end I decided to create cardbase from some colorful cardstock I had in my stash.  Darice Sticky Back Foam was added to the back of the scalloped rectangle and adhered to the cardbase with Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive and the card was done.

PRODUCTS USED:

  • Silhouette Baby Shape Card
  • Copic Markers: B21, B23, B24, B26; RV10, RV11, RV13; R20; C4, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37; E35, E37, E39, E49
  • Winnie & Walter Audrey Essentials
  • Sizzix Celebrate
  • Gina K. Designs 120# Kraft
  • Neena Classic Crest 80# Solar White
  • Patterned Paper from Stash
  • Nuvo Deluxe Adhesive
  • Ranger Multi Medium Matte
  • Darice Sticky Back Foam

Hello Sweet Baby Card

We have friends who recently had their ninth child.  I am amazed at the wonderful parents they are and their little girl Brinley is lucky to have been born into such an loving family.  I found the cutest little dress in a pale green and thought I would use that color to create this card, along with baby girl pink.

I began by stamping the cute baby image from Whimsy Stamps Wee One on Gina K. Designs 80# White Cardstock with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.  It was then colored with Copic Markers: E50, E51, E53, R20 (Skin); RV10, RV11, RV13, RV14, G20, G21, G24 (Buggy); C5, C4, C3 (Wheels); Y02, Y06, Y08 (Bird); YR21, YR23, YR24 (Horse); C1, C2 (Ground); BG000, BG0000 (Background)

Once the coloring was complete the focal image was die cut with a Spellbinders Square Die.  Darice Sticky Back Fun Foam was then cut just smaller than the square and adhered to the back.  A rectangle was cut from the Gina K. Designs 80# White Cardstock using the largest Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Stackable Rectangles.

For the sentiment the word “baby” was cut four times from green cardstock using the Simon Says Stamp Baby stamp and die set and then adhered together with Ranger Multi Medium Matte.  The focal image was placed on the rectangle, along with the die cut word, to determine where to stamp the secondary sentiment, which is from the same Simon Says Stamp set.  Hero Arts Bubble Gum ink was used to stamp “hello sweet” and then the “baby” die cut was adhered using Ranger Multi Medium Matte.  The focal image was adhered to the white rectangle with Tombo Mono Multi Glue.  Green organza 5/16” ribbon from Berwick Offray was tied around the white rectangle and adhered in the back with scotch tape just below the focal image and then a small bow was tied and adhered with a glue dot.

A top folding A2 cardbase was made from Gina K. Designs 120# White Cardstock, however I felt like it needed an accent to highlight the pink in the baby carriage so I pulled out a scrap of pink cardstock and cut it with a paper trimmer to be 1/8″ larger than the white rectangle.  Both rectangles were adhered together using Tombo Glue Runner Dot Adhesive and then adhered to the cardbase with Tombo Mono Multi Glue and the card was done.

PRODUCTS USED:

  • Whimsy Stamps – Wee One
  • Simon Says Stamp Baby stamp and die
  • Copic Markers: E50, E51, E53, R20 (Skin); RV10, RV11, RV13, RV14, G20, G21, G24 (Buggy); C5, C4, C3 (Wheels); Y02, Y06, Y08 (Bird); YR21, YR23, YR24 (Horse); C1, C2 (Ground); BG000, BG0000 (Background)
  • Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Stackable Rectangles
  • Spellbinders Square Die
  • Berwick Offray 5/16” Green Ribbon
  • ½” Craft Glue Dot
  • Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Hero Arts Bubble Gum Ink