Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Dogs or Cats at LRW



Jan is stepping in as our hostess this week.  The challenge is to use a cat or a dog on your card.  Sounds easy enough, right.  Wrong!  Do you know how many cute cat and dog stamps there are out there?  Do you know how tempted I was to buy a new set just because it had a darling puppy on it?  I was having such a tough time choosing from my stash that I guess I thought if I got this new one, the decision would be easy.  Well, I'm happy to say I am stayed true to the little red wagon challenge, no new cute puppy stamps for me.  I pulled this one from my little red wagon.

Here's my card featuring a sweet kitty by Pretty Pink Posh -



I was originally going to put a pup on this card too, but he wouldn't fit.  Since I colored this kitty like the last cat that owned my heart, she won out.  This card was a total CASE from Simon Says Stamp blog here.

I had to place my clouds a bit differently.  I have an issue with my blood that requires me to take a blood thinner.  This means when I cut myself, it takes hours to stop bleeding.  Well, you guessed it, my finger, though bandaged, was still oozing a bit but thankfully because of the cloud, if I hadn't spilled the beans, no one would have ever known, right 😉.

My goodness, I've been talkative today.  Without further delay, I want to send you to Little Red Wagon so you can catch what the girlfriends have created.  Hopefully you will have an easier time with this challenge than I did.  Can't wait to see what you link.

Thanks for stopping by!

Aloha,
Brenda

Supplies:
Stamps: SSS Pretty Pink Posh Darling Friends
Sentiment:  freebie from a magazine
Paper:  Canson watercolor paper, cardstock from stash
Ink:  Ranger Archival Ink jet black, Distress ink (background) tumbled glass, peacock feathers, shaded lilac
Accessories:  Pretty Pink Posh sequins, The Cat's Pajamas Stitched Clouds CutUps, SSS bundle of stitched shapes die
Coloring medium:  Irojiten colored pencils

5 comments:

  1. Goodness, Brenda, sounds like you had a bit of a time when making this card! Glad you were able to make it work out. It's such a lovely card. I love the stamps you used, and the background is wonderful!

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  2. Super cute Kitty cat Brenda and I am glad the clouds saved the day!! My parcel from Alma arrived today containing my purchase using the winning voucher from my comment on your blog...hope to get some time to use it soon!! xx

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  3. Such a sweet card! Your color choices are wonderful and I adore the darling kitty stamp.

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  4. Brenda, this is such a cute card. I like the kitty on her balloon ride. Hugs, my friend.

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  5. What a great card Brenda!! So cute! Sorry about your finger - great cover up!

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