Monday, November 19, 2012

House Mouse ,,,, A Birdie Told Me ! :-)

Hi all :-) we have some fabulous news to share:-) our lovely teamie, Paula had a baby boy !! Woo Hoo !! :-) Congratulations Paula and family :-)

The DT all made a card/ creation for Paula and combined it with this fortnights theme on the

I am Thankful for Babies  :-) 

,,, lots of oohing and ahhing this fortnight :-), I love baby cards ,, always sooo CUTE ! :-)

We have two generous sponsors for this challenge:

House Mouse Designs-A $25 Voucher for their online store.

Di’s Digi Downloads - $10 Voucher to DDD Shop

  For my card I used this very cute House MouseA Birdie Told Me’ stamp,, soo CUTE :-)

I used this fab Baby Ribbon from the Crafty Ribbons Store as the colour scheme for the card and used it as a starting point :-) I will link all the products used at the bottom of this post.

Close Up 
After masking the image I used a Copic Air Brush to create a cloudy sky, the clouds are not showing up much in the photo but they are there :-)

Arty Angle :-)

Challenges :-
Corrosive Challenges ,,, Flutter By ( wings)
Glitter ‘n’  Sparkle ,,, Lots of Layers
Penny Black and More ,,, Any Die Will Do
Sketchy Colors,,,,, this fab photo inspiration

My Time to Craft ,,,   New Baby
Ruby’s rainbow ,,, Birds


Anonymous said...

Ohhhh beautiful so love the colour palette you have used too! and the style and borders, just perfect Lorraine LOVE it!
hugs me xx

kbrandy4 said...

Adorable card, image and colours Lorraine!!
Hugs Hazel xx

ellyscard creatief said...

What a beautiful card. Lovely image and colouring.
Gr Elly

Kelly Lloyd said...

Fantastic image, colouring and card.
Love it.

Hugs Kelly

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

What a darling baby card with a fun fold. I adore the papers and sweet coloring. This is precious, she is going to just love all this happy mail! Awesome card.

downrightcrafty said...

oh Lols beautiful easel, love the image and gorgeous colouring don't the lime green and the blue go so well together a stunning card
Hugs Kate xx

Basslady said...

this is totally adorable!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Hi Lols,
oh so sweet and lovely card,
beautiful details.
Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and More, good luck;-))m

Dot said...

Your baby card for Paula is stunning, Lols, beautiful colours you have used...perfect ribbon, so cute. Love your clouds.
hugs Dorte

Sue said...

Such a special card, Lorraine. Love the colors and papers, so very cute. Need that stamp!! What a beautiful way to say welcome to little Nathan, sure Paula loved it.


Christine said...

Hi Lols awwww how sweet & precious is this baby bundle? yep I HAD to have this stamp.. awesome colouring on your humming bird..lovely design & this DP is very am sure Paula loves it

smiles Christine x

linda said...

a beautiful card with an adorable image and i love the colours! thank you so much for playing along with our 'any die will do' theme at penny black and more this month.

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous creation Lols!

Thank you for joining in the fun at Ruby's Rainbow for our * Birds * challenge

Hope you will join us again soon
Hugs Shaz xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Just stunning, love the colour combo & the ribbon!

Thank you for sharing with us at My Time To Craft this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Purple Crazy said...

Fab card, love the colours and House Mouse, thanks for sharing at MTTC x

Marjorie said...

Oh My! This is just soooo cute!

Lesley said...

Gorgeous card! I love the colours you have used! Thanks for taking part in Ruby's Rainbow's 'Birds' challenge xx

Jasmine said...

Awwwww! This is just too darn cute! The ribbon was a fantastic starting point and you did an awesome job pulling it all together. Lovely coloring of the image as well. Thanks so much for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

Toni Herron said...

aww.. this card is adorable!!
Love that image! super cute!
The colouring and airbrushing is amazing! Thanks for joining us this week at Glitter n Sparkle..
Toni - DT

brenda said...

A really pretty new baby card Lorraine and I especially like the fresh zingy colours.

Thanks so much joining in our Any Die Will Do theme at Penny Black and More challenge this month.

B x

jane stillman said...

A gorgeous card, thank you for joining in with the challenge over at Glitter n Sparkle

Rica said...

Hi Lols, such a gorgeous card, a fantastic design and colours (I think I might just recognize the papers - tee-hee). Your image is adorable and is stunning along with the airbrushed sky!!! I love your sweet details.

Heather xx

Tracy said...

Hi Lorraine
Fabulous baby creation, I adore your image, It's so sweet. Love the design too. Love that baby ribbon.
Happy crafting
Mousey hugs
Tracy x

Pinkies Sparkly Creations said...

such a cute image love the layers thanks for joining us at glitter n sparkle and good luck emma xx

Anonymous said...

Gorgrous card and imnage, love the colors. Thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle this week. Abbie DT xx

Lena Katrine said...

A beautiful creation! Thank you so much for entering our colour challenge at Sketchy Colors last week ;)
Hugs, Lena Katrine