August 30, 2010

Off On A Tangent....



I don't know about you, but I often go into my craft room to create something specific and come out with something entirely different.  My intention last night when I made this was to go down and create a sympathy card for a friends who recently lost their father.  Sometimes I feel like my brain tries to escape sadness, and it was like it just went in the complete opposite direction.  I don't even know anyone who has recently had a baby that I could give this too.  The box is the perfect size to fit two or three little onsies.  I was struggling with what to do with the shaped pieces from the Nursery Suite DSP and this one was perfect for the lid... now I'll have to try to use the Regal Rose Circle one next!
 After waking up to see the Mojo Sketch today... I was sooooo excited!  Now I can enter it!!! See, there was a reason my brain went off on a tangent... I just didn't know what it was last night:)

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Stamp Set(s): Baby Tees Jumbo Wheel
Paper: Nursery Suite Specialty DSP, Regal Rose, Chocolate Chip, Subtles Patterns Stack, In Color Patterns Stack, Pear Pizzaz, Whisper White
Ink: Chocolate Chip
Embellishments: Chocolate Chip 5/8"Grosgrain (retired), Chocolate Chip Double Stitched Ribbon(retired), Linen Thread
Sizzix: Big Shot, Backgrounds Texturz Plates, Bigz Clear Scallop Square Die
Tools: Mat Pack, Paper Piercer, Paper Snips, Crop-o-dile, Signo Gel Pen, Sponge Dauber
Adhesives: Snail,  Dimensionals, Sticky Strip
Punches: 2 3/8" Scallop Circle, Heart Small


12 comments:

A-M said...

That's adorable!!

Lori Mueller said...

OMGosh! This SO CUUUTE! Thanks for the inspiration!

Rosella said...

What a great card and box.
I do understand how you come out with something else then what you started off with. Usually happens to me. LOL!

Marie said...

So cute! I really like the colour combo on these two projects. Very non-traditional but very cool!

Vicki Wizniuk said...

Gosh, sorry to hear of the loss of your friend's father.

Your project IS super adorable!

Selene Kempton said...

Oh my gosh, that's adorable! I like your version better than mine. :) (((rubbah hugs)))

Sabriena Satchwell An Independent Stampin' Up!® Demonstrator said...

How adorable! Looks like another class planner might be in order. :-)

Dawn said...

Your really are a Diva! I know I say that lots when I comment on here..but that is because I REALLY do mean it! D.I.V.A.! :)

Kelley said...

Great job-very clever use of the die cut; I think I'll case it, if I may!

Sandra Farrell said...

absolutely adorable kiddo.

Nana Jo said...

This is just to darn cute - great job and thanks for sharing.

Alex said...

Love this, great little box and card :)

Thanks for sharing.

Alex from England x