Friday, June 1, 2018

Purr More...

     How can it already be June?!  However it happened, today is the start of a new challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies where the theme is always "Anything Goes with a Critter."   Our sponsor this month is Sparkle n Sprinkle and they generously supplied images to the DT.   You might want to check out their own challenge on their FB page, too.

     I fell in  love with this one (of course!) - "Sitting Pretty Kitty."  It's such a delightful 'summer-y' image.


     I colored the image with ProMarkers and polychromos pencils, then die cut the image with a plain rectangle die from Spellbinders.  I matted the image with another die cut rectangle using a stitched rectangle die from Lawn Fawn.  That was cut from hand made paper which was colored with watercolor paints.

     The butterfly dp seemed a perfect background for that little kitty with the butterfly on his nose.  It came from a Recollections pad.  I found a tiny, die cut butterfly and put it by the sentiment.  The sentiment came with the image.

     I thought that dp was so busy that the wrapped, burlap, bow tie, bow was enough embellishment.

     Challenges:
Butterfly Challenge (hunter green and hot pink)
Crafting with Friends
Creative Fingers
Cutie Pie
Cuttlebug Mania
Lawn Fawnatics
Outlawz PAM
Outlawz Songs and Rhymes
Send a Smile 4 Kids
SUYP Cats

     Come play with us this month, won't you?  Any kind of crafting project is acceptable (yes, including cards :-D) as long as there is some kind of creature featured!  Challenge starts today and ends on June 25 so you have plenty of time.  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie     

9 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

Oh WOW I love this! That kitty is gorgeous and beautifully coloured.
Hugs
Linda xxx

jimlynn said...

Purr-fect! Adorable little kitty that's colored sensational!!! It really looks like kitty fur too. Love the patterned paper you used. Fabulous card Connie.
Lynn

Lori Kobular said...

Oh that kitty is adorable with the butterfly on his nose! Love the butterfly paper you used too! Awesome card!

*Vicki* said...

Connie, that kitty's fur is so realistic looking!! What a stunning image and a darling card design my friend! HUGS :)

Daffodil Cards said...

AW! what a cutie, love the butterfly on his nose, it's a lovely card.
Faith
x

Karen said...

Hello my fellow kitty lover. You know I adore this card for all the furry reasons. Beautiful coloring. I've enjoyed creating with the team, and appreciate you all.

Mrs A. said...

Delightful butterfly design paper and such a cute kitty. Thankyou for coming and spinning the butterfly wheel with me again. Hugs Mrs A.

ike said...

Amazing colouring - such a lovely card :-)
I KNOW..... June already !. Where did May go ???
Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.
Hugz
IKE x

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Shona Hamill said...

fab card, love the paper you've used. Thanks for sharing with the Cutie Pies and good luck! Shona xx