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Monday, 13 August 2018

Hello Cat

Isn't this the cutest image?  Check out the one I did in January which is quite different but uses the same image.
I made this one for a cardswap in which we had to make our own background.

I used oxide distress inks for the background, then spritzed, dabbed, splattered and misted onto watercolour paper, so it looks thick and textured, then distressed the edges. The image is printed onto hot pink card, then the eye detail coloured in with white pigment pen.

Image: Scribbles Doodle Designs
Sentiment: Avery Elle
Distress Oxide inks
Acrylic paint
DecoArt Media mister (magenta)
Perfect Pearls Heirloom gold mister
Wink of Stella on irises
White pigment pen on eyes


Click on for a closer look:

Shared on challenges:
qkr-stampede-challenge-308-anything-goes
show-us-your-pussycats-challenge-33
a2z-scrapbooking-august-2018
sheepski-designs-17-your-favourite-things
colourcrazychallenge-32-anything-goes-colouring
happylittlestampers-august-mixed-media

15 comments:

Sherri said...

What a great card for a cat lover! (Which I happen to be!) Love the image and your background is amazing! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

Loose Stitches said...

Fabulous creation, love the cat and the background! Thank you for sharing with us over at SheepSki Designs Challenges. We hope to see you again.
~ DT Sherry x

Bunny said...

I enjoy these doodled images. I think they're so cute. [Bunny]

Cindy C. said...

Fun indeed!! Thanks for joining us again Carol!

Lin said...

Wow, I love the detailing on that cat, Carol! Love how it's peeking around the corner! Thank you for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Arlene said...

WOW, creative and wild and stunning! I LOVE what you did. Men can be so agravating with the birthday stuff. LOL Got to love the card. So glad you joined us at A2Z Scrapbooking.

Judy McKay said...

Love the design Carol. Great background. Judy

Maxine D said...

What a fabulous image and so wonderfully used on this card, Carol.
Blessings
Maxine

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous background and the doodled image looks great stamped on the hot pink card
Carolx

The Crafty Bat said...

Beautiful creation. I love the background and the cat really stands out. Thank you for taking part in the Mixed Media Challenge over at Happy Little Stampers
Kelly (DT)
xx

Karen L K said...

So cute with that cat peeking into the scene! Nice background and nice color on the cat! Thanks for joining in on the August challenge at a2z Scrapbooking.

Gail Hutchinson said...

I love cats and this is a gorgeous creation. Thank you for joining us at SheepSki Designs and good luck in our Blog Challenge. Gail DT

crafty said...

I love the cat just poaking his head round. Thank you for joining us at QKR Stampede this week.
Mary

ike said...

Really super ! I love the kitty image. Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.

Hugz
IKE x

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Susan Renshaw said...

Love the cat image and the background!
Thank you for sharing with Happy Little Stampers!
Susan
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