Thursday, March 5, 2015

It's a (broken) Mouse Tail

     When I saw this digi over at QKR Stampede, I knew I wanted to use it but couldn't figure out exactly where or how.  So, when the opportunity arose for a Twisted Thursday at Outlawz challenge without an assigned image, I decided it was the perfect opportunity and made another "Get Well" card for my stash.

     Our theme is always "Anything Goes" and this week our optional twist is "Texture."

      The image is colored with ProMarkers and fussy cut by hand.  I used a Darise embossing folder on black CS to make the frame, then sanded the embossing so that the white core shows through.  The one word sentiment is my own.  I added the blue bow for a bit more texture and called it finished, a nice CAS design.

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     I hope we're going to see you playing along at The Outlawz this week.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie


Jo said...

Aw NanaConnie, that's the sweetest image......hope you're well, my friend.
hugs Jo x

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Donna Hanley said...

So darn cute. I wonder if that happen to little mice often? Love that die and the way you rubbed it to show the core paper. Fun, fun, fun.

*Vicki* said...

This is just adorable!! LOL!! Love the pretty frame in your background too! :)

Sandy Trefger said...

Ha, ha. Poor little tail! Adorable card! I love the image and the embossed frame for the background! The little blue bow is perfect for our challenge. Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy!

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Linda Simpson said...

Aw the poor little mouse, I hope his tail gets better soon. A fabulous background die and love the cute little bow.
Linda xxx

jimlynn said...

As cute as cute can be! That image is a keeper for sure - so cute and love it!!! Beautiful coloring and another wonderful CAS card!

Dawn Lancaster said...

Aww, that poor wee mouse! I love your card! The embossing folder works beautifully here!
Dawn xx

Lesia Cook said...

Awww the little tail is hurt. Very cute card and I love the embossed frame. Thank you for stopping by Mema's Crafts and playing with us. We hope you will visit us again every month and don't forget to vote in our bonus challenge for more chances at being a winner. Just copy paste this link to play along.

applejack cards by sue said...

A gorgeous image.. such a sweetie. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafting from the Heart. Sue DT x

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Sometimes I cant see all the detail in the QKR images so I'm glad to see yours and it is one that is now on my wish list. What a cool textured background and of course, one of your darling, perfect bows!

Judy McKay said...

Very cute card. Love the image. Thank you for joining us at Come and Get It this week. Judy DT

Janet McLaughlin said...

Awww, the poor little guy! I love this adorable image and how you embossed a frame layer! Super idea!

Barbara Bruder said...

Oh Connie, this sweet little mouse has a hurt tail. This is darling. Thanks for joining us at Mema’s Crafts challenge this month. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. Don't forget to vote and add your name to the bonus challenge for more ways to win. Good luck Hugs, Barbara { Mema’s Crafts }

Nannieflash said...

A really cute image and a fabulous card design. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

AJ Bodine said...

Such a cute image, very nicely done! Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays this week!

Ellen said...

I love this NannaConnie! The image is so sweet and I just love that EF! Thank you for sharing with us at Cards in Envy! I hope you join us again soon!

Jane Savage said...

Awww such a sweet sad image! Love the embossing on black, looks really effective!
Thank you for joining us at The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge. Jane xxx

Kandy's Krafts said...

Beautiful card. Such a cute image. Thank you for joining us at GetCreative Challenge. Good Luck

Aquarell said...

Such a cute card... :)
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Faith A said...

Aw! love the image too and especially your card.

kReN said...

Can't ever have too many get well images on hand!

cass said...

Aw! too cute and sweet. Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish this week for our "Use A Digi" challenge

Karen Hasheck said...

Love it​!​ Fabulous card!​ Thanks for sharing ​your talent​ with us at Through the Craft Room Door. and hope you are feeling better!

Marilyn's Cricut Crafts said...

What a sweet little mouse! Love the embossing background! Thank you for joining us at Cards in Envy! ~ Marilyn

Merlina Hadi said...

Cute image and beautiful card..
Thanks for joining us at Sisters of Craft and good luck.


Donna Idlet said...

Cute! Thanks for stopping by and playing along with Mema's Crafts.

Chasing the Dream said...

Another fab image. So love these images. Cute as can been. Great texture too.

Tamie said...

Loving this cute image and the texture you used to high light him. Great layout :) Thank-you for joining us at the CraftsGaloreEncoreAnything Goes Challenge!

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Kim Rippere said...

awwwwww. Cute! Thanks for entering Design Team Showcase.

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Leah Tees said...

Very cute! Thanks for joining The Paper Nest Dolls Anything Goes Monthly Challenge! Good luck!