This Pretty Kitty is Enjoying Weather Together with Cardz 4 Galz

Sweet Friendship Card Featuring #PrettyKitty, #WeatherTogether, #SecretsToStamping, #StampinUp

 

 

Are you ready for another fun challenge at Cardz 4 Galz? We sure are! First, the lovely cards for our last challenge (black + white + 1 bright color) were so much fun to see! Excellent jobs, crafters!! So, I bet you want to know that the new challenge is – April Showers! Here in Michigan, we have had more SNOW showers than rain in April but, as I am writing this, we are getting a gentle Spring rain. I really wanted to use Weather Together because it is one of the retiring stamp sets. It’s a cute set and the coordinating thinlits makes it so easy to play with.

 

Sweet Friendship Card Featuring #PrettyKitty, #WeatherTogether, #LovelyInside&Out, #SecretsToStamping, #StampinUp

 

My Secrets to Making This Project
  • Hmm. Do I tell you about using craft foam for clouds? It’s a good tip because they have more dimension than cardstock.
  • Or maybe you are looking at that baker’s twine bow and wondering how I do that. I’m really bad at baker’s twine bows but I have learned that if you do a triple loop bow and wrap the middle three times, it looks so much better. Give it a go!
Quick List of Stampin’ Up! ProductsSweet Friendship Card Featuring #PrettyKitty, #WeatherTogether, #LovelyInside&Out, #SecretsToStamping, #StampinUp
  • Stamp Sets: Weather Together, Pretty Kitty, Lovely Inside & Out
  • Paper: Dapper Denim, Smoky Slate
  • Ink: Memento Black, Dapper Denim
  • SU Tools: Umbrella Weather Framelits, Petals & More Thinlits, Layering Circles Framelits, Softly Falling TIEF, Stampin’ Blends: Pink Pirouette set, Light Smoky Slate, Light Old Olive, Light Daffodil Delight; Non-SU: Cloud Die by Gina Marie Designs
  • Finishing Touch: Dapper Denim Striped Grosgrain Ribbon, In Color Enamel Shapes, Blushing Bride Thick Baker’s Twine; Non-SU: White Craft Foam

 

I would like to submit my card to the following challenges. Please check them out and play along with me:

 

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Thanks for coming to my blog today! If you have any questions, please feel free to email me any time.  Until next time, have fun in your craft room!

 

DIY List of Stampin’ Up! Products

 

2016-2018 In Color Enamel Shapes

2016-2018 In Color Enamel Shapes
[141410]
$9.00

Crisp Cantaloupe Thick Baker's Twine

Crisp Cantaloupe Thick Baker’s Twine
[135636]
$3.50

 

 

6 Comments

  1. Hmmmm….. what do I like about this card? EVERYTHING! Great color combination, layout, texture and details!! Already pinned both pictures!!

  2. This card is so, so cute! The kitty looks like the feline version of Fred Astaire in “Singing in the Rain” !!! This card makes me grin ear to ear- love the colors you chose, too!

  3. Hi Debbie! I just adore those sweet little kitties and the pretty color combination. Thanks so much for joining my April Showers bring May Flowers blog challenge 🙂

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  4. Love your kitty card—such a cute idea and nice colors and your cloud hint is great—thanks for sharing!

  5. Debbie, I’m just seeing this card and it’s fabulous, so many great touches. I’m in love with the umbrella over the kitty! And the clouds and the beautifully done little twine bow.

  6. This is adorable! And I love how you decorated the inside!! Thanks so much for joining us for the Kitty Bee Designs challenge! We hope to see you again soon! Hugs, DT Karla

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