Friday, January 22, 2016

Blue Moose

     Today starts this week's challenge at QKR Stampede and our new theme is "I'm Feelin' Blue" so we want to see plenty of blue on your cards.  I used this fun and funky Digi 22301 "Winter Moose"  and Digi 17407 "Thank You" for the sentiment.  I still need a few more cards for saying "Thanks."

 

Knowing that we were going to be using shades of blue,
I chose these colors from Digitally Sweet.


     The image is colored with  my ProMarkers, then die cut with a scalloped die (Spellbinders) and matted with two plain circle die cuts (QuicKutz).  I also die cut a circle as a mat for the bow and the snowflake charm.  The background dp is from the "Linen Closet" stack by DCWV.   All the papers and CS are new additions to my stash, most of them showing up right around Christmas or the after-Christmas sales.

     The ribbon I used to make the bow (double layer and double loop) came from Really Reasonable Ribbon and is also a new addition to my stash.  My blogging friend, Lynn, sent me the charm a long time back after I saw one on a card she made and oooohed and ahhhhed over it.  Maybe I should send her this card just to say "Thanks, Lynn."  What do you think? 

     Challenges:

     Come play with us this week, won't you?   Just grab an image (QKR or any other), use lots of blue on your card, and then enter it in the challenge.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

22 comments:

Donna Hanley said...

This is quite a happy looking blue moose. The nice rounded and scalloped dies fit him perfectly. Love that paper from Linen Closet paper and your little ribbon and charm.Have A good weekend.

Linda Simpson said...

Beautiful moose and papers. The bow is gorgeous and love the little charm.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Donna Ellis said...

Ha! Cute card, Connie! Great take on the color challenge. I especially like the design of your sketch! Darling blue moose! Hope you have a great weekend! Hugs, de

Kren Kurts said...

NC, such a cute image. Love that bow and your use of Promarkers?

Kren Kurts said...

Oops! I have a fat thumb!

Dee's Craft Room said...

Another fab card, such a cute image and a lovely bow. Thank you for joining in the fun with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Teresa Arsenault said...

What an adorable moose. Great card.
Have a splendid weekend.
hugs,
Teresa

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz, good luck!!! Amy DT

*Vicki* said...

OH wow that moose is just too darn cute!! ;) LOL! Love your fun colors and design here Connie!! HUGS

Cynthia said...

Adorable moose image, Connie. Thanks for sharing with Eureka Stamps this week.

Deanne Saunders said...

Oh, how cute!!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

Lisette Baker said...

Another great card and that moose just makes me smile, love him!!Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

Daffodil Cards said...

What a wonderful image to say thank you with, love the smile it gives me.

Daffodil Cards said...

Me again with my DT hat on, saying again, I LOVE your smiley card. Thank you for joining us Digitally Sweet Challenges.

Valentina Ivanova said...

Cute card, i like it very much!Thank you for sharing with us at The Crazy Challenge! Good luck and we hope you join us again :)

Sharon said...

Fabulous card. Thank you for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz and hope to see you again really soon, good luck, Hugs Sharon DT

Gayatri said...

One happy looking mouse! Lovely colouring. Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Create with Critter challenge!
Gayatri xxx

karrie sweet said...

I love the design of this, the mix of patterns and the layers. The sweet-face moose you added is perfect for our Forest Friends challenge, thanks for joining the PaperGirls!

Leslie said...

What a beautiful project with so many wonderful details! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us in the Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog's "Anything Goes!" challenge this time!
Hugs,
Leslie, LTSCB DT
Love To Scrap!
Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog DT
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House of Cards DT
Crafty Friends DT

crafty-stamper said...

Hi NanaConnie glad you could join us this week and love the cute moose,layout and design-Thank you for joining us at Where the Heart is
Carol DT x

Maryvonne COUSSE said...

Beautiful card !
Thanks for joining us at the crazy challenge blog and good Luck !
MARYVONNE DTMember

Craftyfield said...

Your Moose is rather cute but alas, as a digi, it doesn't meet our Vintage Stamping challenge rules. Rubber, polymer, foam... anything that is hand stamped but NO DIGIS.