May 5, 2012

The May SFYTT Is Here!



Hi everyone!  Happy Saturday!  It's the first Saturday of the month, and that means a new SFYTT!  Yay!  Here is a gander at this month's sketch:


The SFYTT is very generously sponsored by Skipping Stones Designs this month!


My card is for my sweet little girl, Meredith, who turns 6 today!   My card using lots of MFT Stamps at the request of my little Birthday Girl!  She specifically asked for this sweet little gal to adorn her card, Pure Innocence Freckles from MFT.  She is stamped onto X Press It Blending Card and then cut out and layered with Rectangle 1 STAX Die-Namics and Rectangle 2 STAX Die-Namics, both from MFT.  I stamped the little girl from Pure Innocence Something Special Just For You, and just colored and cut out her crown.  I added it to my little gal...love the look of that!

Her outfit was paper pieced with the same papers I've used on my card, Pretty Party from Crate Paper.  The background panel was embossed with the Square Lattice Embossing Folder.  I added borders to the horizontal panels using the new Mini Scallop Edge Die-Namics from MFT.  The sentiment, "Birthday Girl", is from Pure Innocence My Balloon, and I stamped it onto a panel cut with the First Place Award Ribbon Die-Namics.


I added a felt rose cut with the Large Royal Rose Die-Namics out of Bubblegum My Favorite Felt   I then added some leaves cut with the Royal Leaves Die-Namics cut from Jellybean Green My Favorite Felt.  A bit of Natural Jute Twine was tied underneath, and also around the horizontal panels, which I layered over some yummy  Pink Crochet Ribbon, both of which are from The Ribbon Carousel!


On the inside I added more patterned paper, another border cut with the Mini Scallop Edge Die-Namics, and then a fun element cut using both the Sweet Stack Labels Die-Namics and First Place Award Ribbon Die-Namics (the larger circle panel).  I stamped "Happy Birthday" from the new Pure Innocence All Occasion Sentiments. 


Here are the Die-Namics I've used on my card:


And here are the Die-Namics I've used on my card:









Check out what my fabby SFYTT Sisters have created today here:

Tracy Schultz - our new SFYTT Sister
and Annie Rosenstiel, our fabulous Guest Designer!

Here is the need to know info for the SFYTT:


Thanks SO much for stopping by...and a VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my little baby, Meredith!  LOVE you!!

Recipe:
Stamps:  Pure Innocence Freckles, Pure Innocence Something Special Just For You, Pure Innocence My Balloon and Pure Innocence All Occasion Sentiments, all from My Favorite Things
Paper:  Pink Lemonade (MFT), Kraft (MFT), Sweet Tooth (MFT) and Pretty Party (Crate Paper)
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories:  Copic Markers, Rectangle 1 STAX Die-Namics, Rectangle 2 STAX Die-Namics, Mini Scallop Edge Die-Namics, First Place Award Ribbon Die-Namics, Large Royal Rose Die-Namics, Royal Leaves Die-Namics, Sweet Stack Label Die-Namics, Square Lattice Embossing Folder, Natural Jute Twine, Pink Crochet Ribbon, My Favorite Felt in Bubblegum and Jelly Bean Green and Jody Boosters

Jodi
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12 comments:

  1. Happy birthday Meredith! This is a darling card--I love the paper pieced outfit!! You are a rockstar, but we all know that!! :)

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  2. Big birthday wishes to Meredith. Amazing card, hope you have a way to keep them all for when she is older.

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  3. Debbie aka swldebbieMay 6, 2012 at 1:12 AM

    Cute card! I love that, even at 6, she connects with Mommy's creative work. Happy Birthday, Meredith!

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  4. Happy birthday Meredith!

    Ieeeek I LOVE how you've given this PI a little crown, how clever and so, so CUTE!!! Fabulous card Jodi!

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  5. She's a doll! GREAT papers and I am loving those new leaves!!! Haven't had a chance to play with mine yet...today is THE day! Thanks for inspiring me....as always!

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  6. This is so cute Jodi! I love her pp dress and your beautiful felt flower!

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  7. I just love your coloring of her 'apron'.....fabulous

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  8. This is so cute! I love the pink trim and felt flower, the paper pieced dress, and how you colored her.

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  9. What a fun super girly card! Happy Birthday to your daughter! (My son turns 6 in two months, I can't believe it!)

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  10. I love all the different textures here. This card is just so cute. Thanks for the warm welcome- so happy to be a part of the team!!

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  11. Jodi that paper piecing with the pockets is too cute! And matching the dienamic rose the paper is genius! Thanks for sharing your ideas.

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