RS 116 Gorgeous Grunge, Cuddles & Kisses, and Barron Bear

My daughter and son-in-law posted their exciting news on Facebook tonight; so, I’m now free to tell the world, that they’re expecting their first baby and our first grandbaby.  I couldn’t be happier for them; I know they’re going to be awesome parents!  As soon as they posted their announcement, I scooted down to my studio and designed this card using this week’s Retrosketches  sketch.   I stamped the bear, then masked over him while I stamped the Gorgeous Grunge background.  The ribbon border was a bit heavier than I wanted, so I simply trimmed it in half and it felt “just right.”  An In Color Boutique embellishment seemed to be the perfect finishing touch!
RS116 BABY BEAR

 

 

STAMP(S):   Stampabilities Barron Bear; Stampin Up Gorgeous Grunge; Stampin Up Cuddles and Kisses

STAMPIN UP INK:  Crisp Cantaloupe, Chocolate Chip, River Rock, Gumball Green, Certainly Celery, So Saffron, Blushing Bride

STAMPIN UP CARDSTOCK/DSP:  Gumball Green, Watercolor Wonder, Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Crisp Cantaloupe

ACCESSORIES:   Border punch, In Color Boutique Details, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, glue dot

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3 thoughts on “RS 116 Gorgeous Grunge, Cuddles & Kisses, and Barron Bear

    • Thanks Jodi! I didn’t realize how pink the card did look until you mentioned it — the color is actually crisp cantaloupe; I was trying to keep it gender neutral — but, who knows 😉

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