Saturday, June 2, 2018

Daisies for Your Birthday

     By now most of you think of me as a Crazy Cat Lady and, while I share my life with felines at the moment, the truth is I'm an animal lover.  Any kind of animal; well, maybe not poisonous snakes but nearly anything else.  Never-the-less, I was  browsing the store at Di's Digi Designs, saw this darling kitty carrying a double arm full of daisies, and I fell in love.  Had to have it, had to use it right away!


     I colored with ProMarkers and pencils, then die cut the image with a Sizzix die.  I cut the pink frame with another die from that set and started my search for background dp.  I found an old Recollections stack and it had that lovely pale pink, sort-of-flowery paper.  Perfect!

     I added deep pink lace, then layered on the image.  I put 3 little, metal, brads in the corners and dug through my stash of  cut and embossed flower petals, selected a single layer, and added a small, pearl button to the center.  The last step was printing the sentiment and adding it above the image.

     Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge (metal brads)
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Gals Corner
Die Cuttin' Divas
Digi Choosday
Pammie's Inky Pinkies
Passion for ProMarkers
SUYP Cats
TTCRD

     It's the first weekend in a new month and my schedule is getting hectic.  What happened to being retired and having all the time in the world?  :-D  Maybe that'll happen again one day next week, like Tuesday or Wednesday -- or Friday.  Sigh...  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

17 comments:

  1. Ahhh!! That kitty with the daisies is just adorable, love all the pink!!

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  2. The kitty is darling! Love how she looks like she's sniffing those pretty daisies. Love your beautiful card Connie.
    Lynn

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  3. No wonder you had to have the image it's a darling. love the lace.
    Faith
    x

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  4. What a darling image and you know I would love this too. Love the card design. Have a wonderful week my friend.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. Ah this is adorable, I might just have to get this image as my folks have a kitty called Daisy so this is perfect for them, Thanks for sharing on Passion for Promarkers this week, Hazelxx

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  6. Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart Challenge Blog. Good luck!
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  7. Oh what a sweet image...lovely creation! Thank you so much for joining us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday and best of luck with your entry.

    Jane DT for  http://https://digichoosday.blogspot.co.uk

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  8. Another really pretty card Connie. I love the cute kitty image and your colouring is perfect. Gorgeous papers and love the lace. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week for our anything goes challenge and good luck in the prize draw. Hugs, Denise x

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  9. Super cute card with lovely image and colouring. Thanks for joining us over at PFP this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  10. Thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge with your cute card.

    Pam x

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  11. Such a cute card!Thank you for sharing with us at the Crafty Gals Corner!Hope you join us again soon!
    Hugs
    Kleri DT
    http://craftygalscornerchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/
    http://kefartworx.co.uk/ (My blog)

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  12. Gorgeous card, love the green eyes, I can see why you fell in love with this image, even thogh I'm a dog lady, ,thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday this week. Hugs Debra GDT

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  13. Such a sweet kittie! Love the image and your colors and DP are perfectly coordinated! Yes- it is a sweet image!

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  14. Wonderful card thanks for sharing at PFP sorry for late comment

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  15. That's a really sweet little kittling :-) A fur-bulous card.
    Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.
    Hugz
    IKE x

    My Challenge Blog
    My Shop
    My Blog
    FB Fan Page
    Cat Lovers Challenge Blog

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  16. Super cute Connie, a gorgeous card, love it. Thanks for playing along over on dis digi designs challenge. Carol xx

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  17. Gorgeous card...Thanks for joining us at Di’s Digi Challenge and using one of Di’s images :)
    Wendy xx

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