Thursday, February 9, 2012

Freshly Made Sketches #21

Hi! I have been meaning to play along with Freshly Made Sketches for ages now, but never seemed to find the time. But this morning I needed to make a baby boy card to send off to some friends and this sketch was just the inspiration I needed! So here's the sketch:


 And here's what I came up with: (sorry about the photo's - I just couldn't seem to get a good one)



I used white, not quite navy and bashful blue for my colours. The boat is made from cutting a circle in half and cutting triangle sails to fit. Its hard to see, but I added some polka dot embossing to the end of my 'congratulations' banner for a bit more detail. I really like the result and hopefully my friends will too.
Thanks for looking!

8 comments:

  1. Adorable baby card! I did notice that bit of embossing - wonderful detail!

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  2. This is adorable. Love that little boat, and great colors!

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  3. Such a nice CAS card with great colors to welcome a baby boy! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  4. This is darling! Love your sweet little sailboat!

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  5. Adorable and SO fresh! Love it!

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  6. This is such an adorable baby card! I love it! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  7. Your boat is to cute, I just had to CASE it! Here's my card: http://nath-s-cards.blogspot.com/2012/02/0046.html
    Thank you for the great inspiration!

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