Saturday, January 21, 2017

Purr-fect Valentine, FMS271


Hi everyone! Some cards I have more fun making than others, and this one was lots of fun. I'm a kitty lover, and I had two cats in mind when I made this card for my son and his girlfriend. Here they are, the cats, that is!

 

Their cat Bean, a female, is on the left. My cat Ollie, a male, is on the right. Though they have never been formally introduced, I think they would be friends. After all, they have a lot in common! They are in many ways the mirror image of one another. I hope they'll see the resemblance of the kitties on the card. I have been practicing coloring a black cat, no easy task. 


Though I had an idea of what I wanted to make, I've been patiently waiting for a sketch to inspire me and this one by Cindy at Freshly Made Sketches was purr-fect! Sorry, couldn't help myself, lol! 


Products Used:
Stamp Sets: Furry Kisses, Happy Meowday (Simon Says Stamp)
Card Stock: Solar White (Neenah), Schoolhouse Red (Simon Says Stamp)
Ink Pads: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Markers: Copic
Tools: Big Shot, Stitched Scallop Border Dies (Lawn Fawn)
Accessories: Schoolhouse Red Envelopes (Simon Says Stamp)

Thanks for visiting! Please leave a comment, and I hope you all have a great weekend!


8 comments:

  1. Love this Sandy - what a super cute pair of kitties!

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  2. CUUUUTE! As soon as I saw this pop up in the gallery, I KNEW this was your card! Love the details and love the kitties! Cassidy has been bugging me to get a kitten! It is so hard to turn her down!

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  3. Being a kitty person, I love your card and your babies are beautiful!

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  4. Love this one, Sandy. Super cute as are the kitties that inspired it. Great way to use the sketch.

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  5. Hi Sandy, oh yes this is a cute card. I think it I'd purr~fect too!
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  6. Super cute card Sandy! You did a great job coloring the darling image!

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  7. We are owned by two cats also (our Tommy looks just like your Ollie!) I love making cards with cats because my kids loving getting cards "from the cats". (And my kids are 17 and 21!) It's a charming image and works perfectly with the sketch. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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