Sesame Street 1,2,3

The hostess from the A-Z Sesame Street swap hosted a numbers & shape swap to accompany those books. Since I am giving each of my children an A-Z book, I signed up for two spots in each group for this swap. For the numbers, I chose 2 and 4, representing my kids’ ages.

I do have quite a few Sesame Street stamps, but didn’t use them for these pages. Due to their larger size, I searched for coloring page images. I found so many options. I simply saved the images, resized them and printed them on cardstock.

For the number 2, I chose this cute image of Elmo and his two penguin friends. I colored them using Copics — I used B000 for the number 2 and I love that the color kind of looks cloudy & light. One of my favorite color combos is Brilliant Blue and Bashful Blue, which I especially love this for winter cards/projects. I matted Elmo on a Brilliant Blue Nestie circle and then onto the Cuttlebugged Snowflake square. A pair of snowflake brads and Stardust Stickles for snowflakes finished this off.

Oscar the Grouch accompanied #4. Again, this was simply colored with Copics, going for a bit more of a primary color set. When I saw his squares, I knew what I wanted to use for embellishments — some square, primary color brads that I have had for ages. Once I colored Oscar, I cut him out with a square Nestie and embossed. I again Cuttlebugged my background with the Numbers embossing folder. I added 4 square brads, representing the colors of Oscar’s squares and was done.

Elmo & His Pengquins
Stamps: None–Coloring Page
Paper: Brilliant Blue, Bashful Blue, Select White
Copics: YRO7, Y17, B000, C1, B06, R24, B12
Other Stuff: Stardust Stickles, Cuttlebug Snowflakes embossing folder, snowflake brads

Oscar & Squares
Stamps: None – coloring page
Paper: Always Artichoke, Ruby Red, Select White
Copics: YR07, B29, R24, G29, E71, C-3, G85
Other Stuff: Cuttlebug Numbers embossing folder, Making Memories square brads

Thanks so much for stopping by!

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One thought on “Sesame Street 1,2,3

  1. Just checked out your Advent calendar and a few others that you have on here. WOW!! The calendar turned out great. Hope the kids like it.

    Love the Sesame Street cards and of course Sophia and all her events.

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