Saturday, August 6, 2011

Oh Boy, Oh Boy!


Good Saturday morning, peeps!

I hope you are all having a wonderful weekend so far. For today, I've got this card for two challenges:

1. Copic Creations - Landscape Design.

2. Deconstructing Jen - Sketch 13.

I think i overdid it on the clouds a l'il bit... got a little heavy-handed with the ink. But overall, I really like how the card came out. From his sun-tanned face... to those plant stickers that remind me of ponds!

I used Tobie and Buddie from Some Odd Girl. Oh, isn't Tiny Tobie the cutest??!!! He reminds me a little bit of my tater tot and how, in the near future, he'll probably be bringing me lots of critters and dead birds! YIKES!

Which reminds me of a funny story... *warning!* Grossness factor alert!!! (don't say I didn't warn you!).

Mattie looooves to pick things off the floor. Lint, a piece of food, a scrap of paper. He gives them to us to throw away, and we proudly dubbed him our 'clean' boy because he was helping keep the house neat!

Well, one day, I was in the office/ craft room with him. I was on the computer when he brought me this little brown lump. I didn't recognize it at first but then I got a whiff. EEEEEWWWWWWWW!! It was his poop!!!! I glanced at the floor and saw that there was a trail -- I guess his diaper had gotten loose and these little things had fallen out!!!! Of course, i screamed! I probably even cursed!! Then, proceeded to scoop those *gag* balls and washed our hands! Clean boy, my butt!!!! Buwahahahaha!!

I hope this did not cause you to vomit :). Heeeeheeeheee. Oh, the joys of being mama to boys!

Stamps- SOG's Tiny Tobie and Buddie. Paper Smooches' sentiment.
CS- Bazzill (green). Neenah (white).
PP- American Crafts (blue). Studio Calico (graph). Bella Blvd (trees).
Tag- Basic Gray.
Stickers- Jolee's Boutiques.
Ink- Copics. Tim Holtz (Ranger).



Trina said...

1. Ewww... :)
2. Very cute card! The sky and grass look great, and I love his hair and the dark green frog!

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jo said...

OMG! But you know what? It happens to all of us. One time, we noticed white flakes on the floor... then we realized - J's diaper exploded the absorbent stuff IN the diaper. YUCK!

Love the card, mama! I love how you colored him - I'm going to have to pick him up from SOG! :)

Sparkle said...

This is just adorable!

Jennifer Shults said...

This is gorgeous Corinne. I LOVE your coloring... that grass and the subtle nose shadow and sky are just perfect extra touches. Thank you so much for joining us for this week's sketch! Hugs!!

Amy said...

LOL! He still is the clean boy because at least he didn't put it in his mouth! (that bit of grossness was payback!) ;)
Super cute card Rinne, your coloring is fabulous and I think those leaves do look like the belong around ponds too! Awesome card!

yyam said...

Your card is awesome! Lovelovelove the background you colored!

Ewwww on the

Brenda said...

LOL at your story! Yup that happens to us all at one time or another! I love your darling card! So stinkin cute! Love your clouds. I love how deep the ink color is, just pops!! Hugs~Bren