Just Fur You

Hello and Happy Monday! A few days ago, my sweet and talented friend, Ellen Haxelmans and I spent the afternoon crafting together on a Skype chat!

 

Despite being separated by time zones and thousands of miles of ocean, technology allowed us to still spend the afternoon together doing something we both love and enjoy!

 

Just Fur You_1

 

While we chattered, Copic-colored and crafted away, I created this fun little cat card featuring the adorable I Knead You stamp set by My Favorite Things.

I stamped the window ledge onto my cardstock panel, colored it with Copics and partial die cut a circle window above it; I then embossed the panel with both a pierced circle die from Spellbinders and a Stitched Rectangles die from Simon Says Stamp.

 

Just Fur You_4

 

The panel is inked with Mermaid Lagoon distress ink for some sky. I also die cut some clouds from white cardstock using the Mama Elephant Landscape Trio dies, a sun using the Lawn Fawn Springtime Showers die set and yellow cardstock, as well as some grass from green cardstock using the Grassy Fields die set by My Favorite Things. I added some details to the grass and sun with my Copics and adhered the dies onto my panel.

The fish and cat images, also from the I Knead You stamp set, are colored with Copics and fussy cut out. For an extra fun twist, I did some masking and created a “backside” to the cat to create a fun inside touch…

 

Just Fur You_3

 

To finish up my card, I tied the fish to the window ledge, and stamped the sentiment “just fur you” on the inside of the card. I also inked the inside with Mermaid Lagoon distress ink and added some more Mama Elephant clouds as well.

I simply adore this little cat, and I hope you’ve enjoyed it too! You really have to stop over at Ellen’s blog, because her card is so clever and adorable… I know you will love it!

 

 

Thanks for stopping by! :)

 

Products

[one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
My Favorite Things I KNEAD YOU Clear Stamps BB14
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Mama Elephant LANDSCAPE TRIO Creative Cuts Steel Dies MEL-005
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
My Favorite Things GRASSY FIELDS Die-Namics MFT649
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Lawn Fawn SPRING SHOWERS Lawn Cuts Dies
[/one_fifth][one_fifth_last padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
SCD-009 Spellbinders PIERCED CIRCLES Die Set
[/one_fifth_last]


 

[one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Simon Says Stamp STITCHED RECTANGLES Wafer Dies sssd111455 In Stitches
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Copic SKETCH 72 PC SET B Markers BBBS72B
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Copic SKETCH 72 PC SET A Markers AAAS72A
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Memento TUXEDO BLACK INK PAD Full Size me-900
[/one_fifth][one_fifth_last padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH SOLAR WHITE Paper Pack 25 Sheets
[/one_fifth_last]


 

 

[one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100# GREEN APPLE GA6
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
WHITE FUN FOAM 12 Pack 118711 9 x 12
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Ranger Inkssentials GLOSSY ACCENTS Glue Dimensional Adhesive GAC17042
[/one_fifth][one_fifth padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Sakura WHITE GELLY ROLL Medium Point Pens Set 37488
[/one_fifth][one_fifth_last padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad MERMAID LAGOON Ranger TIM43256
[/one_fifth_last]


 

 

This card is submitted into the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challege “Anything Goes”, and the Stampin’ Royalty challenge #238.

[one_third padding=”0 5px 0 5px”]Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog[/one_third][one_third padding=”0 5px 0 5px”][/one_third][one_third_last padding=”0 5px 0 5px”][/one_third_last]

 

By | 2015-07-30T14:17:43+00:00 June 29th, 2015|Cardmaking, Everyday, Thinking of You|7 Comments

7 Comments

  1. Sheri Elmont July 8, 2015 at 2:16 am - Reply

    This card is so adorable!

  2. Jeanne June 30, 2015 at 8:29 am - Reply

    Adorable card. I like your style

  3. Laurie June 30, 2015 at 7:18 am - Reply

    That is just so adorable! Thanks so much for sharing, so creative!

  4. Debby June 30, 2015 at 3:57 am - Reply

    Oh WOW your card is soooooo cute, love it.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

  5. Jamie Vanskiver June 29, 2015 at 10:21 pm - Reply

    Wow! This card is soo awesome! I love how you stamped the cat and made his back view! Wow! Love the lil hanging fishies too! Really super cute!

  6. Laura Jane June 29, 2015 at 11:56 am - Reply

    Super to meet you, Nina-Marie, over at Kelly’s blog. It’s exciting to see young talent that surpasses that of many veteran card makers out there!
    Looking forward to watching and learning from your successes :)

  7. tsurutadesigns June 29, 2015 at 9:15 am - Reply

    How cute is this?! Love it!

Leave A Comment