Friday, June 13, 2014

Humbug Owl

     Having not blogged anything in more than a week, I have a ton of cards to share and I'm setting scheduled posts for all this week.  On Saturday and Sunday, I'll be sharing with you several cards I did for Father's Day or with a masculine theme.  But for today, I'm going to share my first Christmas card of the year.  I haven't done anything about Christmas up to now because I made so many Christmas cards last fall that I still have more than enough for family and friends this year!  But, I saw this mopey looking owl over at QKR Stampede and couldn't resist him so doing a Christmas card was necessary.  :-D


     With that look on his face, the sentiment was a natural.  I colored him with Promarkers, corner punched the image piece and mounted it onto two layers of torn CS in red and kraft.  The dp is from SU and I added sparkle to the snowflakes on it.  The bow is tied with gingham ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  Very CAS in design, even with the three metal brads.

     Challenges:
Addicted to Stamps & More -- CAS
City Crafter -- For the birds
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas -- A/G Christmas
Fan-Tastic Tuesday -- A/G
Fussy and Fancy -- Things with wings
Jingle Belles -- Red & green
Loves Rubber Stamps -- CAS
Moving Along with the Times -- CAS
Scrappers' Delights -- A/G + Layers
Squigglefly -- Christmas
Stampin' for the Weekend -- A/G

     OK, I'm off again and will be visiting all your blogs when I return and have some time that's really all mine!  That may actually not be as soon as I'd like but I haven't abandoned you, honestly.  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

25 comments:

  1. What a fabulous card, and a brilliant image, NC, giving me a wee laugh here, hugs xxx

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  2. Morning and hoping over from Fan-Tastic Tuesday to admire your lovely project - very good luck - hugs Judith DT x

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  3. What an adorable Christmas card and image - big smiles! P.S. My 2 cats always like to bath on my desk when I'm working - go figure! Thanks for joining us at Squigglefly this week!

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  4. What a wonderful card!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  5. So cute card. I love your owl. Thanks for playing with us at Fussy & Fancy challenge.
    Nathalie

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  6. I almost missed seeing this cutie after looking at all the Father's Day cards! He's a cute one sure! CUTE card.
    Lynn

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  7. Very cool owl - makes a great Christmas Card. Super fun. Thanks for sharing with us in the Squigglefly Christmas Card challenge! Hugz!

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  8. Very cool owl - makes a great Christmas Card. Super fun. Thanks for sharing with us in the Squigglefly Christmas Card challenge! Hugz!

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  9. Fabulous Design, thank you so much for sharing with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, it is much appreciated, I do hope you will join us again next week for another fun challenge....
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday
    XX

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  10. This is adorable. Great design and marvelous coloring of the cute image.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  11. Oh, this is really cute! I love the image. Thanks for playing in Squigglefly's challenge!

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  12. This is a fun card, thanks for joining us at scrappers delights. Joey x

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  13. Super card! Such a cute image too! Thanks for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

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  14. What an adorable card!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  15. What a wonderful image and I adore what you have done with it, a delightful fun Christmas card!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  16. Very cute card! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

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  17. Love the look on his face. great card. Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM. Monika

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  18. What a cute card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

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  19. Sweet little image & a great card!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  20. Your'e first Christmas card of the year? Hooray! Now your on the way to having a stash ready if you keep at it :O0 This little owl made me grin from ear to ear. Thanks so much for joining us this week at ATSM.

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  21. oh wow! that owl is just way too cute and too funny! thanks for rockin' the red and green with us at JINGLE BELLES! ♥

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  22. cute and fun :) So glad you joined us for our CHNC challenge extra this month

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  23. What a cutie ... so very glad you joined us at Jingle Belles.

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  24. Love it! Thanks for joining us at QKR Stampede. Hugs, Susanne.

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  25. Thank you for entering your lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for June - hope to see you again soon x

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