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Baby Shower Card and Winner

BABY CARD AND SOME WINNERS!
 
I sill have more Baby Shower goodies to show you from the other days POST.  Of course I made a card with matching paper to the Wall Decor hanging I made.  I kept the card a 5x5 card and layered with the pinks.  The card does match "another" thing I made for the Nursery but you'll have to wait to see that post. 
 

I used grunge board and my Big Die Word Play for the "BABY".  Then cut again with brown card stock to create a shadow.  Using some white crackle paint I painted the letters.  The thicker the paint the more crack you get.

I stamped Scrappy Moms Stamps Special Delivery set, Sweet Beginnings for the sentiment.  I added a postage stamp for fun.

I inked all the paper and letters with Victorian Velvet Distress Ink.

Here is my Wall Hanging I made with matching paper.  Click HERE to see more photo's if you missed it.

I did not attend the Shower.  However, I understand they loved it.

WINNER TIME

Thanks to everyone that left me a comment on my Mid Summer Giveaway post.

As chosen by Random.org...here goes!

Winner #1 of the 10 Simply Betty Stamps Digi's
Beth

Winner #2 of the 10 Simply Betty Stamps Digi's
Nicole

Winner #3 of the Robotz Cricut Cartridge from CNS
Totally Pink

Thanks to everyone that popped in and helped spread the word about Betty and her Family.
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