Monday, March 9, 2015

Welcome Baby Card

Hi everyone :-D

Today I want to share with you Welcome Baby Card.


I used 2cute Ink 'Baby Panda' in a basket. Super cute image!! :-D 
https://www.etsy.com/listing/194498155/baby-panda-digital-stamp-for-card-making?ref=shop_home_active_1 

I printed the image on a piece of white cardstock paper and colored it with different medias
Yellow parts are colored in watercoloring technique, using Tim Holtz´s Distress Ink Mustard Seed, water and brush
Milk in the bottle is colored with Pastel White pearl maker. 
Basket, panda´s ears and bunny are colored with blue colored pencils. 
Panda´s muzzle and ears are colored with black permanent marker, as well as bunny´s muzzle. 
Panda is shaded with grey colored pencil. 
After I colored everything, I covered panda´s muzzle, bottle, stars, moons and circles on the basket and bunny´s paws with glossy transparent varnish, to create glossy accents
After the varnish was dry, I fussy cut the image and colored edges with black permanent pen

Then I wrote a sentiment on my computer, using beautiful 'A Little Pot' free font from Kevin & Amanda Free Scrapbook Fonts and printed it on a white card base. 
http://www.kevinandamanda.com/fonts/freescrapbookfonts/

I love dimension on my cards! I don´t have any dimensional foam in my stash (must order these), so I used pieces of felt I had in my stash. I glued pieces of felt behind the image, instead of dimensional foam, and placed (glued) image to the card base. 

At the end, I decorated card with four little stars I made, just to add more interest to the card. 
Using my computer, I cut the star from original image and printed in 4 different sizes. I colored them in watercoloring technique, using Tim Holtz´s Distress Ink Mustard Seed, water and brush. I fussy cut them, colored edges with black permanent pen and covered them with glossy transparent varnish.

Card dimensions are 105 mm x 149 mm (4 1/8" x 5 7/8").


List of supplies:
    http://www.kevinandamanda.com/fonts/freescrapbookfonts/
  • 2Cute Ink 'Baby Panda'
  • 'A Little Pot' free font from Kevin&Amanda (freebie)
  • white cardstock paper 
  • grey colored pencil
  • Koh-i-noor Mondeluz aquarell colored pencils (Titanium White 3, Light Blue 18, Dark Blue 19) 
  • Tim Holtz´s Distress Ink (Mustard Seed)
  • Staedtler Lumocolor permanent black pen S (superfine) 0.4 mm
  • Staedtler Lumocolor permanent black pen M (medium) 1.0 mm
  • white water based glue 
  • Pritt universal glue
  • transparent varnish with extra gloss
  • pearl maker (Pastel White) 
  • printer
  • scoring board
  • trimmer 
  • scissors 
  • crafting needle
  • Marabu fine paint brush no.1
  • water  
  • felt  


I am entering my card to following challenges:
Note: bold text and challenge badge are direct links to the current challenge and blog badge (if any) is direct link to blog or challenge home page. 

1CASology, Week #136: Basket 
http://casology.blogspot.com/2015/03/week-136-basket.html

http://casology.blogspot.com/

2) The Daily Marker, 30 Day Coloring Challenge
This is my 1st entry to this challenge. 
http://www.thedailymarker.com/2015/03/day-one-30-day-coloring-challenge-giveaway/


Thank you for stopping by and your kind feedback. Enjoy and smile! :-D 


Crafty Milka 


Update March 13th, 2015
I am linking my card to the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop #180.
http://all-thats-jas.com/2015/03/thursday-favorite-things-180.html

10 comments:

  1. Very adorable and perfectly colored. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  2. Oh what cuteness! Just darling and the glossy accents look great.

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  3. Milka, your work is just gorgeous, I'm happy to have found your blog..thanks so much for following me..now we can inspire each other! :)

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  4. Hey Milka!! I totally love your card. I love how the baby Panda is in the basket with its bottle. Your coloring is amazing and I love the blue color you used. Thanks for playing along with us this week at CASology.

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  5. OMgosh this is so adorable!!! Just became your latest follower.

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    1. :-D Thank you Holly and welcome to my blog. :-D

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