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Friday, 24 November 2017

Happy Birthday

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Oh my goodness can you believe we are one month away from Christmas Eve.

I still have a few more Christmas cards to finish and then last minute presents to by and wrap. I plan to be all done by 2nd weekend in December. How are you getting on with your Christmas preparations?

Today sharing a birthday card using Entwined Cats stamp set from Clarity.
I made the topper for this card at one of Maria's workshops


Step by Step

1. Created an A5 card by scoring brown A4 card in half.
2. Matted and layered embossed rust coloured card.
3. To create the topper I used my circle Gelli plate and brayered ink then stamped some leaves before laying the card down which left the textured print. I stamped the cat, sentiment and paw prints with Archival ink. To finish off the topper I brushed top and bottom in DI scattered straw. I then created a black line around the topper using my black Sharpie pen.
4. Wrapped gold ribbon around the layers before adhering to base card.
5. To finish off I added the daisies to the ribbon.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Crafty Creations #355 - Anything Goes
Creative Moments #131 - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination #138 - Anything Goes
The Crafty Addicts #42 - AG/Autumn Colours
Creates and Makes #16 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!

17 comments:

Cathy Clowes said...

Such a stunning card Linda. I just love that cat stamp. Cathy x

emma goddard said...

Afternoon Linda, this is such a sweet card, love the flowers xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

very sweet and beautiful card Linda
Gr Karin

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

what a gorgeous birthday card, loving this color combo today

Jennifer Bradley said...

Gorgeous card love the topper and sweet flowers. Hugs `Jennifer xx

Laine said...

So pretty Linda. Love the colour palette used!
Laine
x

cuilliesocks said...

A very pretty card Linda, lovely cat image and colours, Kate x

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Linda this is a stunning birthday card. I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

scrAPpamondo said...

Adorable card!

Fikreta said...

Linda love this card!
its purrrfect!
hugs

Jennifer Johnston said...

A fabulous card Linda, very simple design but oh so effective! Love the colour combination. Have a lovely weekend.
Hugs Jennifer xx.

Elizabeth Hart said...

I love your cool image of the entwined cats! Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Crafty Creations Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Andree said...

A lovely card Linda. Fabulous design, circle background and cute paw prints. Hugs xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Just adorable with the colours and flowers.xx[aNNie]🎄

Flo Langley said...

Beautiful card Linda. Super design as always.
Have a great weekend.
Hugs Flo x

Nana Connie said...

Love, love, LOVE the black and white cat, Linda!

Helen Haines said...

Great kitty card. Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Addicts. Helen DT