Thursday, October 19, 2017

Fat Cat Steals a Present

     Switching from Autumn/Halloween back to Christmas once again, I want to share a perfect image which could easily be my own Honey cat absconding with one of the presents from under the tree!  Look at the expression on that face.  Does that say totally self-satisfied or what?  I know absolutely that expression means, "It's the biggest one so it must be mine!"  lol

     The image (stamped and sent to me by a friend so I don't know the artist) is colored with ProMarkers, then cut into a square, and corner punched with a Fiskars punch.  I cut and punched some scrap red CS for the mat.  I found that scrap of red and white dp in my stash of Christmas papers and added it to the card front at an angle.  I layered on the matted image then hand cut the sentiment, matted it with another scrap of red CS, and hand cut it again before adding it.

     The only embellishment needed was that bow made from sparkly ribbon and adhered to the upper corner.  A pretty simple card with a masculine flavor to it and most of it was done with scraps!

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     That's all I have for today but tomorrow I'll be posting my card for another fab challenge over at QKR Stampede and you all know how much I love QKR images.  :-D  See you then.  Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie


Donna Ellis said...

LOL! So cute, Connie, and marvelously colored! Your festive designer paper in the background is the perfect backdrop for your little stealer of presents! LOL Wonderful creation (I especially like your sentiment) xx

Linda Simpson said...

How cute! I love the fat cat all coloured beautifully!
Linda xxx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,fab

Angie said...

Wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at Jo’s Funday Friday Challenge.
Angie - DT

Titbelsoeur, mixed-media addict said...

Cute card ! Thank you so much for sharing your work with us at Creates and Makes
WIshing you good luck to win beautiful digistamps !

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

With both my hats on Connie, I Love your card, such fun with a fabulous expression on the cat's face, great paper and frame to show it off and then instead of taking the present, he's actually giving it OR has he been found out LOL. Love it. Thank you for sharing your beautiful card with us at Morgan's Artworld. Faith DT

Diana said...

A funny card! I love your coloring and layout!

Thank you for joining at our challenge at Creative Moments, good luck!
Looking forward to see you at the next challenge

DT member at Creative Moments
Diana's Creations

GalFridayStamping said...

Great image....absolutely perfect. Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Colour Crazy Challenge blog. Good luck!

Jane DT for  https://colour Crazy

Karen Letchworth said...

Super cute, Connie!
Thanks so much for sharing with us.
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