Monday, 21 April 2014

Card for a Special Boy

Good morning and I hope you are enjoying your weekend whatever you are doing and wherever you are!  I would like to share with you the card I made to give my daughter and her partner for Rowan's birth.


Items Used:

Image:  Magnolia Special Delivery coloured with Copics, Liquid Pearls and Stickles
Papers: Nitwits Petal Fresh
Sentiment: Pink Petticoat
Dies: Spellbinders Grand Decorative Labels One, Grand Labels One and Floral Ovals
La La Land Banner
Marianne Duck Rattle
Magnolia Doohickey Tag
Tim Holtz Letters
Embellishments: Pearls and Ribbon from Stash, Air Dry Clay and Picture Frame Mould

Close Up of the image:


Close Up of the Tag:


Side View:


I did make a box for it to go in but forgot to take a picture of that.

Challenges I would like to enter:

Dragonfly Dreams - For the Boys
The Squirrel and The Fox - Die Cuts/Punches
Divas by Design - Bundle of Joy
Allsorts - Birds and Feathers
Crafty Catz - The Letter B (Baby, Bow, Blue, Banner)
Kit and Clowder - Something Blue
Sweet Stampin' - Lots of Layers
2 Cute  Ink - Celebrate
Craft Dee Bowz - Anything Goes
Dutch Magnolia Lovers - Card For Boy/Man

Thank you so much for looking today and any comments you may leave, I hope you have a wonderful day. Take care xx

49 comments:

aussie aNNie said...

Gorgeously stunning little card for Rowan and his parents...this is one adorable stamp and wow your card is perfect just like 'Rowan'.xxcx

Claire said...

A gorgeous personalised card with so much detail - love it. Hugs, Claire x

tilly said...

a beautiful baby card with the banner and ducks, thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz challenge
Tilly

Laurian said...

What a fabulous birth card, stunning and one your daughter will keep and bring out with the memories in years to come!

Thanks for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams and I hope we see you again soon!

Hugz

Laurian
Owner Dragonfly Dreams

brenda said...

What a super creation for our Birds and Feather theme Suzi, thanks so much for joining us at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x (Not sure if you entered my Grand Calibur candy here if not there is still time to do so)

Sue said...

A special card for a very special occasion. I love the cute image, beautiful papers and such wonderful detailing. The personalised banner and details added to the frame are such a lovely touch. A card to be treasured for sure.
hugs Sue xx

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Susan, such a sweet image and pretty layout.
Lorraine x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,lovely design and details.xxx

Whisper said...

Aaah absolutely gorgeous, Luv Sam x

Elaine said...

What a beautiful card , so sweet I love it. Thanks for your kind words on my back ! Do you have any tips. Im seeing an osteo and taking vitamin d & c and obviously painkillers x

scrappymo! said...

This is wonderful. That stork image is fabulous!
You have done a great job on the colouring as always and this card is a wonderful keepsake for Rowan.

Jac said...

Adorable card and fabulous olouring of the sweet image, thanks for joining us at Divas By Design and Crafty Catz this week. Jac x

Debbie said...

Hi Susan...hope you are well. This is such a beautiful card. I love this sweet image. x

cuilliesocks said...

Hello Susan, just perfect for your new baby boy, love the image and all your embellishments, hugs Kate x

rachel said...

wonderful card susan. i bet your daughter loved it to bits. big hugs rachel x

Liz Miller said...

What a beautiful baby card and one I'm sure your daughter will treasure. You've added lots of details to personalise it for them and used lovely papers to compliment your coloured image. Hope they are all doing well.
Liz xxx

Tracy said...

Aww Such a sweet card, and an adorable image. Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge. Good Luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Kelly Lloyd said...

This is stunning Susan. Love it
Hugs Kelly

chrissy xx said...

GOrgeous! Such a sweetie of an image Susan..LOving your colours and ALL these pretty embellishments..Such a nice touch to have the date and weight on...LOve it.
Chrissyxx
I'm starting to worry now lol..you mentioning bedding plants again.

chrissy xx said...

GOrgeous! Such a sweetie of an image Susan..LOving your colours and ALL these pretty embellishments..Such a nice touch to have the date and weight on...LOve it.
Chrissyxx
I'm starting to worry now lol..you mentioning bedding plants again.

Chris said...

Absolutely gorgeous new baby card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Chris
x

Mamma Mia said...

Oh wow Susan .... this is gorgeous!!!!! I love all your fancy die cuts and the pretty bow with the tag at the end. Hope all is going well now for Rowan and your daughter.
Helen x

cotnob said...

This is absolutely stunning Susan, such a gorgeous image and all of your details are perfect.
I hope Rowan is doing well.
Pauline
x

Judy Corner said...

This is lovely. Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy DT

mags said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Susan. Lovely design and detail for a special little boy.
Mags
x

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Adorable and gorgeous card Suzie! I love the soft colors of blue and your coloring is fabulous! Such a precious occasion. Great job!

Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at The Squirrel and The Fox!! Hope to see you again next challenge. Have a fantastic week!! Hugs, Gloria DT

http://purpleglocreations.blogspot.com

Lizzy said...

Beautiful card Susan, I hope all is well with your new addition. Grandchildren are simply the best! xx

debby4000 said...

Oh what an adorable, gorgeous card, such pretty colours and sweet image.
luv
Debby

julie_woolston said...

Oh wow Susan what an absolutely stunning card, the image is just fabulous and what amazing detail and design.
Hugs Julie xxx

Martha tucker said...

What a precious card! Just adorable! Thank you so much for joining us at 2 cute ink!! ~ Martha

Ira Huberts said...

You have made such a sweet, lovely card for little Rowan and his parents, something to be cherished! Hope you've had a wonderful Easter Susan! Hugs, Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Donna Maligno said...

Wonderful baby card and all the added elements just contribute so much to this card! Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month.

Jules said...

Oh Susan .. .. this is really super beautiful!!

So many gorgeous elements. Especially those cute little ducks.

I hope you had a lovely Easter holiday.

Love Jules xx

Vicki robertson said...

Beautiful baby boy card! Love all of the details. Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ April Challenge.

Diane said...

Stunning card design Susan.

Hugs Diane

happyglitzygirl said...

Just gorgeous, love all the die cuts, thanks for playing with us at the Squirrel and the Fox, blessings Hilde

Hazel said...

Susan your card is gorgeous, I bet it's got pride of place in their home. Hazel xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh hun this is just stunning!
Hugs Shell xx

Kat W said...

Absolutely gorgeous and all the personalised details make it so special and something to treasure.
The pull out tag is a really fabulous touch!
Big hugs, Kat x

Leikkaan Mervi said...

So sweet and adorable blue baby card.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts Challenge, welcome again;-))m

coops said...

so beautiful susan.gorgeous details and gingham and i love the sweet image ;D

xx coops xx

Anna Jasiolek said...

What a lovely card with lots of 'B's on it! I am so glad you liked our challenge at Crafty Catz and entered with your wonderful project. Thank you and please come back again tomorrow for a brand new theme.
Hugs,
Anna xxx

Ellis said...

Stunning card you made, love the layout and the decorations! =)
Thank you for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams!
Hugs, Elenor DT

Emmy Wind said...

Thanks for joining the DMLchallenge with your lovely boy card!
Greetz Emmy

Sammy said...

A gorgeous design, and beautifully put together! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

Glenda Atkins said...

Fabulous and delightful, a wonderful baby card,love it!Awesome stork:O)!
hugs
Glenda

Anet van Zyl said...

Just one word Susan adorable card. The image is so cute and I love the dies.

Blueboreale (Aurore) said...

Magnifique carte ! J'adore particulièrement cette empreinte ! et tous les détails
Merci pour ta participation au faieries challenge blog
Bises

Blueboreale (Aurore) said...

Magnifique carte ! J'adore particulièrement cette empreinte ! et tous les détails
Merci pour ta participation au faieries challenge blog
Bises