Thursday, January 14, 2010

Ildico teddy bear & faux quilt

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I got in the mood for baby cards last week when I was creating a card for Ildico's challenge so this week I made another one. This time a baby boy card with a faux quilt background. I used various scraps of baby papers for it.
The Teddy is printed on a sticky sheet and colored with Prisma pencils.
If you are wondering why on sticky sheet here is the story - the company I work for is using these big half sheet labels for printing postage online. Quite often there is only one label printed so half of the sheet stays empty. I felt bad to just throw them out so I was thinking what could I use them for... and tadaaa - started printing my digi images on them. The surface is nice and smooth - great for coloring and you don't have to use glue to stick them on! :)

3 comments:

HappyCrafter said...

the patchwork blanket is so neat, and I love the idea of using the leftover label bits, way to go for the environment and the pocketbook!

Rose Petal said...

Hi Alica. What a beautiful card. Love how you have done the quilt, brilliant idea. The teddy is so cute and it looks lovely with the pastel colours.
Happy Crafting.
Love Sandra xx

Jenny said...

Oh I love the quilt and your coluring is amazing!! Such an adorable card :)

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