Saturday, March 25, 2017

Hello Baby card


It's always nice to have a baby card on hand because you never know when you hear at the last minute you need one.  This little bear is yellow and green so it works if there's a baby girl or boy making an appearance to the world.  

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Yellow paper - Recollections Pastels card stock
Polka Dot paper - K&Company Snug Bug card stock
The Cat's Pajamas - Big Bear stamp
The Cat's Pajamas - Shake, Rattle & Roll stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Yellow ribbon bow
Copic Markers - E00, E11, E15 and E18


Thursday, March 23, 2017

Aim High card


Here's another versatile encouraging card for the new graduate or person starting a new job.  I chose the blue background to represent the sky and fussy cut around the bunny and rocket.

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
Blue paper - Recollections Cape Cod
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
The Cat's Pajamas - Aim High stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Copic Markers - C2, R27, R37, E00, E21, E23 and E35




Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Follow Your Dreams card


No matter what your dreams are...follow them.  I find mine in card making and the relaxation and satisfaction that comes from that.  I thought about fussy cutting a patterned paper for the balloon but it was much more fun to bring out lots of colors to create the balloon and textures.

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Yellow paper - Core'dinations Premium card stock 
Blue paper - Reflections Cape Cod card stock
The Cat's Pajamas - Drop In stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Copic Markers - E00, E11, E13, E50, YG03, YG63, R20, R46, RV23, RV25, Y06, Y21, Y35, B0000, B23, B32, YR07, YR17, V05  and V17


Sunday, March 19, 2017

Rescue Cat card


I'm a believer in adopting animals from shelters than from breeders.  Some of mine have come from shelters and one from a grain mill on a farm in January.  I made a few of these cards as a gift for my local cat shelter to use as they chose.  

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Red paper - Recollections Shades of Red card stock 
Pink & Main - Fur Friends stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Pigma Micron 03
Lawn Fawn - Large Stitched Circle Stackables
My Favorite Things - Sentiment Strips die
Copic Markers -YR30, R20, R46, N1 and N3


Friday, March 17, 2017

Birthday Bunny card


One of my favorite stamp companies is Whipper Snapper Designs, Inc and I've been buying stamps of theirs all over the internet.  I decided to go to their actual website and found lots of goodies there.  I opted for the unmounted stamps just for easier storage since I'm accumulating quite a few stamps.  I found lots to fall in love with there especially cats and bunnies.

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Green paper - Core'dinations Premium card stock 
Green Pattern paper - Echo Park I Love Sunshine
Whipper Snapper Designs - Bunny Watering Can stamp
Clearly Besotted - Best Birthday stamp
My Favorite Things - Vertical Stitched Strips
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Copic Markers - YG03, YG35, R20, R46, RV10, RV21, Y06, Y35, B0000, BV02, Y06, Y35, C8, W0 and W2



Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Furever Friends card


I stumbled upon this stamp and instantly feel in love with it.  A cat with glasses?  Oh yes, it needs to be in my cat stamp collection.  Plus I had this cat themed background papers I've been wanting to use.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
Yarn, green and pink paper - Doddlebug Designs Kitten Smitten cardstock
White paper - 80# Cougar cove
Photoplay - Roxie & Friends RF2409 stamps
My Favorite Things - Vertical Stitched Strips die
Lawn Fawn - Small Stitched Circle Stackables
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Copic Markers - YG03, R20, BV02, WO and W2


Monday, March 13, 2017

Our Story Love Cat card


I've been meaning to get back to using these fun stamps from Newton's Nook.  I love books and cats so it's really nice to work on a card that has both.  

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
Brown plaid paper - Lawn Fawn Sweater Weather card stock
Orange paper - Prima All About Me card stock
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Newton's Nook -Newton's Book Club stamps
My Favorite Things Die-namics - Stitched Fishtail Flag Stackables
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Pebbles enamel dots
Copic Markers - E00, E11, E15, E18, E21 and E41