Tuesday, July 7, 2020

One Little Fish

     Fishing was something my dad loved to do and, as the favorite (only) daughter who was a dedicated 'tomboy' during childhood, I often got to go with him.  I have extremely fond memories of those days spent at the river or a lake or even on the pier at the ocean.  It was delightfully special time with Dad, even when we caught nothing.  It was called 'fishing,' not 'catching.'  :-D

     This image from Bugaboo Stamps is one of my favorites.


Colored with ProMarkers
Cut with QuicKutz die
Background is watercolor & scrap dp
Watercolor piece is embossed w "Linen" EF
Hand tied bow
Sentiment printed and hand cut

     Challenges:
All Fun
Allsorts
Arty Divas
Catch the Bug
Colouring in Scrapland
Cuttlebug Mania
Double Trouble (Top Row)
Paper Funday
Simon Says Stamp
Stamping Sensations

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

13 comments:

  1. My hubby loves fishing ( not catching ) too fabulous image colouring and layout

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  2. Excellent card Connie and what lovely memories of Father time.
    Take care
    Faith x

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  3. Brilliant card Connie, and I am sure you enjoyed the memories whilst creating this card.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Great image and coloring and love the sentiment you used. There were no fisherman in our family but when camping came around near a lake my kids would sit on a deck and get so excited when they caught a fish...fun times and a fun card you created. Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble.

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  5. What a cute and funny fisherman image! My husband is a big fisherman and grew up fishing with his grandpa. I have loved the times I've gone with them! So glad you shared your cute card with us at Double Trouble!

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  6. A super fun image and a lovely design, great colours too. Thank you for joining our 'Summertime' challenge at Allsorts.
    Kath x

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  7. Connie - thank you for sharing your memories and your cute card with us at Double Trouble!! Great coloring! -Donna

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  8. Great card. Thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts.

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  9. LOL! This is just too cute! I love Gus and the fishing theme with him too! Fabulous watercolor panel and colors on this one my friend! :)

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  10. This funny guy reminds me of my Paw Paw. Thanks for inspiring us at The Paper Funday Challenges. Donna, DT

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  11. A fun image and a lovely car!thank you for joining us in the Colouring in Scrapland challenge and good luck!
    XX Marisol DT

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  12. Gorgeous card with my beloved Gus. Great coloring and a fab background.
    Thanks for joining the AG challenge at Catch the Bug.
    xxx Margreet DT

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  13. A fun card!
    Thank you for joining Cuttlebug Mania challenge this time!
    Swissie DT

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