Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A Little Hello

     I'm assuming that little mice would say little "hellos", don't you agree?


I started with the inspiration photo from Lawn Fawnatics
for my colors.  Bright colors are my favorites for anything summer.

     The image is from Toadstool Printables and I colored it with ProMarkers before cutting it with a stitched die from Lawn Fawn.  The sentiment was also cut with a Lawn Fawn die but I had to adjust a square die so that it cut a rectangle.  I love being able to use dies in ways they weren't originally designed.

     I inked the edges of the image, then found a scrap of red polka dot dp (Stampin' Up) and adhered it directly to the card front, then layered on the image piece.  A polka dot bow was all I needed to finish this CAS card.

     Challenges:
Crafting from the Heart
Creative Inspirations
Get Creative
I {heart} ProMarkers
Pammie's Inky Pinkies
Sweet Stampers
Word Art Weds.

     I'm still on target for doing a card each day for the week-long, Christmas-in-July daily challenges at Catch the Bug so stop back later today for my post about that card.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

13 comments:

  1. Morning Connie, this is gorgeous, love the cute mice and papers.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Wow! FABULOUS coloring and shading, Connie, with WONDERFUL color choices. I can definitely see the Lawn Fawnatics colors coming through. I cannot begin to comprehend how you colored those thin little tails without any bleeding or boo-boo's outside the lines! Great shading, my friend. hugs, de

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  3. Stunning card.
    The card also fits our challenge at the Sweet Stampers.
    Check it out.
    http://sweetstamperschallenge.blogspot.de/
    Hugs
    Kuni

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  4. Adorable!!! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck,
    Rene

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  5. Fabulous card . Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers challenge good luck Ginny DT forI ♥promarkers My Blog <

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  6. Thanks for sharing this adorable card with us at Lawn Fawnatics!

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  7. Such a wonderful card with a cute image.
    Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers challenge and i hope to see yoou again.
    Hugs
    Kuni

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  8. Another great card and beautiful coloring, NC! Thanks for sharing it with us at PIP Challenges!
    Hugs

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  9. Aww, what a cute image! Beautiful card! Thanks for sharing your work with us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge.
    Hugs Marlene

    Hugs Marlene

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  10. Eine sehr schöne Karte.
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei den Sweet Stampers.
    Liebe Grüße, Daniela

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  11. I did a squeal when I saw this, it's Fabulous Connie, beautiful colouring and image.
    Faith
    x

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  12. Your card looks really beautiful and the colors you've used are amazing.Thanks a lot for joining us at our favorite color challenge by Sweet Stampers Challenge
    Hope to see you again.
    Hugs and greetings Angela DT

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