Wednesday, September 10, 2014

'Fraidy Cat !

     I have a ton of Bugaboo Stamps images and I treasure every one of them.  I especially love the ones for Halloween and when I can combine Halloween with a feline... well.  lol  Today's card is yet another CAS effort with a hand-colored background for the scene and a fussy-cut tree.


Sketch and inspiration came from AAA Cards.
It must have a "moon."
Colors came from Kit and Clowder.

  
     The image is colored with ProMarkers, as is the background.  The moon is a circle die cut and the flying witch is from a bit of ribbon.  Both the image and the sentiment are printed directly onto the card base.  The tree is hand-cut from CS.  The markers did bleed through the CS a bit so I added a liner to the inside of the card.

     Challenges:
613 Avenue Create
Catch the Bug
Craft a Scene
Crafting at the Weekend
Creative Corner
Di's Digi Designs
Fairy Tale
Glitter n Sparkle
Great Impressions
Hiding in My Craft Room
Jellypark Friends
Operation Write Home
Pattie's Creations
Send a Smile 4 Kids
Treasured Times
Vandicrafts

     We're half way through the week and I'm settling back into my regular routine.  It's so nice to be able to awaken in the morning, make coffee, and stroll into the craft room for a few hours of creating with no other obligations to interfere.  Yawn, stretch,... ah, yes, my time is once again my own!  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

33 comments:

Shona Erlenborn said...

What a cute image. Perfect for the feline Halloween lover!

Benzi said...

How cute, Connie! Poor kitty is scared of witches and I don't blame her/him. It's a fun, fun Halloween card.

jimlynn said...

Love the background you did on here Connie - and the piece of ribbon in the moon is total creativity! Fun and cute card for Halloween.
Lynn

*Vicki* said...

Oh my gosh this is such a fun card NC!! I love that scribbled background and your tree goes perfectly with your spooky Halloween image! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles

Anne Temple said...

This is such a cute Halloween card! How clever to use a bit of ribbon for the tiny witch. Thanks for sharing it with us at Pattie's Creations. :-)

sue k said...

Totally adorable Halloween card, LOVE the cat peeking out of the pumpkin and the sentiment is perfect. Thank you for joining us this week at HIMCR.

Sue - HIMCR DT
http://suek86401.blogspot.com/

Pat (mspfd) said...

Fab and adorable card! Love how you created the background. Super cute bugaboo cat.

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Fabulous image and thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create.
Lorraine DT

Jane said...

Always a pleasure to see your entry at AAA Cards. I do so love your quirky images.

Sybrina K said...

What a great background for this no-Halloween OWH card!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Super adorable peek a boo cat! Thanks for joining in at AAA~

Lena's Creations said...

Such a sweet card! Love the kitty cat and the sentiment. Made me smile :-)
Thanks for joining in the fun at Hiding in My Craft Room.
Lena – DT
xxx
Lena’s Creations

Donna Ellis said...

So glad you are enjoying being home, Connie (there's no place like home!). I could hear you stretching, sounding just like a coo-ing kitty! Your promarker colors are delightful, and your poor fraidy cat is cute as can be! xo

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Wow...already 13 comments ahead of me. I love your child like approach to the card...it is sooo "in"! Yup...perfect seething with a kitty for you and Halloween!

Joann Burton said...

Very cute Connie. Love this image and that sentiment is fantastic. Hugs, joann sassy raggedy

Shelly Schmidt said...

This is such a fun image- awwww- the sentiment makes you want to rescue the kitty and give him a seat on your lap- in a witch free zone - hehehehe I love the BG too!

Melissa Vandridge said...

How cute! Nicely done. :) Thank you for sharing on Vandicrafts' Artistry Challenge
Melissa - Vandicrafts

Rema said...

so cute...

Teresa Arsenault said...

Great background and fabulous coloring of the image. It looks like velvet.

Chana said...

Nicely Done, NC! Love the background, it gives the design definite "character". Thanks for dropping this off by our house here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana,'Owner'
613 AVenue Create Challenge Blog
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Dawn Lancaster said...

Cute little card NanaC! I love the little with flying past the moon!
Cute image too!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Mynn xx said...

What a darling card! I LOVE the way you created a fun scene! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

Bianca said...

Thats such a pritty card! Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge! xx Bianca

mulberry station said...

Such at cute card. Your sentiment made me smile! Thanks for sharing your card with us.
Nancy

Isobel said...

Love this image great card thanks for sharing at crafting at the weekend and good luck x

inkydoodlecrafts said...

Cute image and great halloween card. Thanks for sharing with us over at Jellypark Friends. Mel :o)

Debby said...

What a cute image and what fab card.
Thank you for sharing it with us in our challenge this week "use a digi" over at Glitter N Sparkle.
Debby (DT) xx

Linda Simpson said...

Oh my this is so cute!
Hugs
Linda xxx

jonim52 said...

Wow this is so cute. Thanks for joining our spooky challenge at Great Impressions.

Victoria Lavender said...

Thanks for such an adorable Halloween and Moon card Connie! It's the kinda card that makes you smile. Hugs, Victoria- AAA Cards

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our "Dog OR Cat" Challenge #99!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Kati said...

lol, what a funny card!

TRACEY MO said...

Very cute hun x

Thanks for joining us T patties creations today

Tracey dt