Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Beach Kitty in Purples

     If you follow my blog or even just visit regularly, you know how much I love purple and that it's my favorite color.  I incorporated some of my brighter purples into this card using a new digi I got from AuroraWings this weekend and I'm going to enter it over at their FB challenge.



     This darling beach kitty just looked so serene (kind of like the way I imagine my friend, Cely, who's a Carolina Girl and who loves the beach, would be sitting there.  This one is just for you, Cely!) that the sentiment needed to be something about not being stressed out.  Hence, the play on Meow and Out.  :-D

     The image is colored with my ProMarkers, then cut with a large rectangle die and mounted onto a pale purple card base.  The only embellishment that seemed necessary was the bow in the upper corner.

     Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge
Aud Sentiments
AuroraWings
Catch the Bug
Creative Inspirations
Di's Digi Designs
Double D
Julia Spiri
Pattie's Creations
Sweet Stampin'

     I'm off to run some errands and will return late in the day.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

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23 comments:

  1. Cute image, awesome coloring and fun design! Great job Connie! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Shades of Purple’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  2. Beautiful card and fab image, thanks for joining Julia Spiri #22 challenge cheers Sue N guest dt for this challenge x

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  3. Love the play on words with the sentiment, brilliant idea. The kitty is gorgeous as is the colour you have used.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Yes, yes, yes....this is so me...thank you so much for thinking of me and KNOWING ME...haha. I just arrived...I'm hot and happy! This is so adorable.

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  5. It sure must have taken some time to colour this image and scene so beautifully. This is spectacular. hugs, Teresa

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  6. Now this says it all. I am so ready to relax on the beach again. When will that be, the Sand fire was a mile from home and the air is awful. Still burning and the stores are open again. Love this feline. Just think of me in that chair one day, sipping on a lemonade with an umbrella.
    Hugs

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  7. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Patties Creations, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  8. Such a cute card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments. We are currently having a DT call and would love for you to join our team. Please check out the challenge blog for directions on how to apply.
    Julie t

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  9. Gorgeous card....Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs Challenge.
    Wendy X

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  10. Such a cute card and stamp. I love the purple, it really makes your card pop.

    This is just perfect for our 'Outdoors' challenge this week. Thank you for sharing and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

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  11. Perfect fantasy colors for an Aurora Challenge! I so admire the pretty, intense purple coloring and shading you have accomplished . Gorgeously done! Delightful card design, Connie. XXOO

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  12. Boy that kitty has a cush life. Beach chair, drink, sound of crashing waves. Love it. So glad you shared over at Aud Sentiments.
    Billie A
    Aud Sentiments
    Creative with Stamps
    Catch the bug
    Inspiration Destination

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  13. That's so cute! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

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  14. Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at AGOAC
    Hugs Kelly

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  15. I love all the purple! Thanks for joining our Photo Inspiration challenge at Bugaboo Stamp's Catch the Bug blog, please join us again soon! Good luck in the draw!
    luv
    Jen Leeflang
    BUGABOO DT

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  16. A fabulous card, such a fun image and lovely bright colours.
    Thank you for joining us at Di's Digi Designs.
    Pauline
    x

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  17. Oh! this is definitely you, I love how you have put this together, such a fun card. Cely would love this, it's her style exactly.
    Faith
    x

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  18. Well that is both adorable and hilarious at the same time, Love it! Thanks for joining in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

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  19. This is just too cute! Love the colours of course!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  20. A really cute and fun card, and so gorgeous in purple :-)
    Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Inspirations!
    Kat x

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  21. A beautiful project, gorgeous colours and googies used. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D
    Challenge! Do hope we see you next challenge with your fabulous talent .xx
    Double D Challenges{DT aNNie}

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  22. Oh totally adorable, so wished I could join that pussy cat LOL! Loving the purple which you do so well.
    big hugs
    Glenda

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  23. So cute!
    Thanks for playing in our "Make a Splash (water must be in your Image)" Challenge #124!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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