Sunday, January 13, 2013

"Swell" News

Hi, guys! Hope all is well!  Today I thought I would share a special card I made.  My stepson is having his first baby and I wanted to send them a card congratulating them on the big news.

Stamps: Stampin' Up
Paper: Gina K, DCWV
Ink: Memento Black, Distress Ink
Misc.: Ribbon, Tim Holtz Pin, Corner Rounder

Since we do not know the sex of the baby, I went with a color palette of green, yellow and purple.   To accentuate the growing belly, I decided to stamp the sentiment directly on it.   The sentiment inside the card reads "Congratulations on your swell news!".

This is such an exciting time for him and the family.  I am so happy and excited for them and can't wait until I can show some love to a new baby!

Wishing Eric and Jackie all the best as they embark on this new stage in their life!  

Until next time!


Unknown said...

Great card. My favorite color combination,

Anonymous said...

Nice card!


Marcy said...

Great card and I'm sure the couple awaiting their bundle of joy will love it! Great idea to stamp right on the belly too! :)

Unknown said...

WOW, That is some happy-news!! Congratz to you and your family! Love the card, it's such a fun and appropiate card for the occasion, just lovely!

Emkay said...

Congratulations to your family! This is such a sweet card for the parents to be.

Unknown said...

This is so cute!! I just love it! Love the design, the color scheme, and the bow. Especially love the stamp on her belly!


Audrey said...

I love the message on the belly idea. and the message is cute too.

Anonymous said...

That card is so cuuuuuuuuuuuute! What stamp did you use for that? I love the sentiment on the belly - it does give it 'flair'. Congrats on the new baby coming into the family - I know you will spoil it to the core. LOL

Jerimi said...

Congratulations! And what a cute card. He's lucky to have you for a stepmom.

Anonymous said...

Winnie, that's great! what a lovely and unique card. andrea

Esther Asbury said...

Cute card and great idea to stamp the sentiment on the belly! I'm needing to make some baby cards too -- better get busy!

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