Sunday, September 6, 2015

Happy Everything

     Bright and early on a Sunday morning and another great challenge starts at Pile It On.   Our theme this fortnight is "Fur" -- use anything that has fur to make your creation.  We have a wonderful sponsor, Oak Pond Creations, who generously provided images for the DT to use.  The one I used is called "Trash Cat Lamp Post."   I took the opportunity to do a card that covers all the fall holidays and laments those who are far from home during them.


     The cat is colored with ProMarkers and die cut with a rectangle die.  I used two different polka dot papers and one solid black CS to make layers framing the image, all of which have been in my stash for a while.  The ribbon was also in my stash and the bow is one of those I make by the dozens and then keep in my stash for later use.  The leaves seemed a natural embellishment for a fall card.

     Challenges:
Aud Sentiments
Cards in Envy
Clear It Out
Crafter's Cafe
Crafting from the Heart
Crafts 4 Eternity
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper
Creative Moments
Deep Ocean
Fan-Tastic Tuesday
Inspiration Destination
Little Red Wagon
Moving Along with the Times
Outlawz Twisted Thursday
Penny's Paper Crafty
Time Out

     I hope we're going to see you playing along in our "Fur" challenge this time.  You have two weeks to complete a project and get it entered.   Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

27 comments:

  1. This card is really adorable Connie! ;) I love the black and white colors with the kitty's green eyes popping out! The wooden leaf accents are a wonderful idea!!

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  2. Love the kitty and sentiment. Such a darn cute card.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Very fitting sentiment to go with your chosen color scheme. Love the papers with spots and the effect of the uncolored parts of the image. Great job!

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  4. What a cute idea and of course a perfect sentiment to go with the non-coloring of the pumpkins and lamp post. Love the expression on that cats face! FUN and cute, cute card.
    Lynn

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  5. What a great card. Love the sentiment and just the pop of color on the cat. Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving your sweet comment. Hugs, Maggie

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  6. Awww, NanaC, this is just too cute!
    I love that little kitty & your fantastic sentiment!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  7. what a great card, Connie. I love that you did not color the post or pumpkins to go along with your sentiment. Fantastic idea. Have a fun night.

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  8. What a cool card NC, love the dotted dps and cutie image Perfect with the cute sentiment.

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  9. Beautiful B&W design. I like the sentiment at the bottom.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  10. Adorable card and perfectly colored. Love your sentiment, too. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

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  11. Oh great sentiment and image. Love the way it is colored. Hugs, joann

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  12. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Fan-tastic Tuesday, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  13. Very cute card. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight for our "Monochromatic" challenge. Our next challenge goes live 15th September, hope to see you then.

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  14. What a CUTE card! LOVE the idea, NC. I have a good mind to steal it! :)
    xxx Asha

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  15. Love card and a fabulous sentiment. Thanks for sharing with us this fortnight. Lisa DT Aud Sentiments Challenge

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  16. Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

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  17. Love the sentiment and kitty! Thanks for joining us at Cards In Envy!

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  18. Such a fun way to make the cat pop up from your card! So clever! Thank you for taking the TIME OUT and share with us!

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  19. Another fab card. Annie ex teamiexxx

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  20. Wonderful card, love the cute kitty and your fall sentiment. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this fortnight.
    Hugs, Sandy

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  21. A lovely elegant card with a sweet kitty on it - thank you for joining us this time at Penny's Paper-Crafty and good luck - Michelle x

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  22. wonderful card and love the kitty!! thanks for playing with Cards In Envy!!!

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  23. Lovely card :) Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

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  24. Love your card and the kitty cat! Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy!

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  25. Cute card. Love the image.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments.
    Sabina DT

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  26. Such a cute card. Thanks for sharing at Creative Moments. Rebecca x

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