Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Holiday Chaos - Day 4

     It's time for the next Holiday Chaos theme at Catch the Bug and it's Ugly Sweater day with three possible recipes for making your card.  I went really literal on the "Ugly Sweater" theme as well as using one of the recipes.  I used Glitter/ 3 buttons/ & ribbon.  The mouse image is from Bugaboo Stamps.

I started with the sketch from Try Stampin' on Tuesday.

     I colored the image with ProMarkers, but paper pieced the ugly sweater and her hair bow.  I added tiny dots of glitter to the sweater.  The image was cut with a QuicKutz die, as was the rectangle of dp.  I cut the sentiment with a die from Die-Versions.  The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons and the three, tiny buttons were in my stash.

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      Only one post for today (that must be a relief for those of you who visit regularly!) but I'll have another double post day tomorrow.  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie


Shelly Schmidt said...

So adorable- and LOVE that you included a real Ugly sweater : ) Love the sketch too.
Thanks for joining in the challenge at Catch the Bug!
I have not been on the computer as much as before- miss seeing what you are up to!

Jane Savage said...

Fabulous! What a great image I love her expression!! :D
Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday! Jane S (DT) xxx

Margreet said...

love your mouse with the ugly sweater!
Thanks for joining the Holiday Chaos of Catch the Bug!
xxx Margreet DT

Fiona said...

What a fun card - great colouring of the little mouse - thanks for joining us at TSOT this week.

Linda Simpson said...

Another beautiful card Connie, love the image and you interpretation of the sketch.
Linda xxx

Melanie Gee said...

So cute.
Thank you for entering our Challenge at Lemon Shortbread http://lemonshortbreadchallenge.blogspot.com/
Mel DT

Donna Scholz said...

Connie - when you take things literally, you REALLY are!!! What a cute mouse, with really poor taste in holiday sweaters (LOL)!!! I like how you used paper piecing to create you adorable card! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday!!! -Donna

*Vicki* said...

Awe! Your mouse with the "ugly sweater" is really CUTE Connie!! :) Love your colors and fantastic take on that sketch!! Thanks for sharing! HUGS

Heather said...

Well, your cute little mouse sure makes "ugly sweater" look sweet, lol. Great job! Thanks so much for playing at TSOT!

Sall said...

Awww how cute. Thank you for participating at Ike's World Challenges

Judy Markowitz said...

What a beautiful project! I love it! Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to seeing you again next challenge.

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Unknown said...

Gorgeous card, Connie - such a sweet image! Thanks for joining in our mega Christmas challenge at Passion for Promarkers! Good luck, Juliexx

ike said...

LoL :-) A fabulous card. I must admit that I have never been given an ugly Christmas sweater - which is a shame hahaha
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Shelly said...

Great Xmas card, I'm loving the ugly sweater lol. Thanks for joining us for our Mega Christmas challenge at Passion for Promarkers, Shelly