Friday, August 31, 2007

Shock! Another post. I'm on a roll!




Anyways, here are two more cards using justjohanna's stamps.

"Best Fishes" uses loads of blue, which is my favorite color! Wednesday Stamper's challenge this week is "blue". So yay! This qualifies!!

I love this little fish. Michelle's just sooo darned cute! The minute I saw her, I knew that eventually I'd be making this card. Michelle is colored with Prismacolor markers. I do love that they usually produce translucent, streak-free results. I chalked around the fish and then punched 'em out as circles. Looking at the scan, I seem to have forgotten the fishes' air bubbles. The patterned paper is by Flair Designs -- one of my favorite companies. The little crabs are punchies.

If you've been here before, you know how much I love and use the Intertwined Kitties stamp. Like my cats, this pair is very naughty and likes to catnap together, dreaming of their next meal. Poor Sylvie. I masked the cat image and the negative space of a scalloped oval punch, then inked the background (sky & grass) with Brilliance ink. The images were unmasked and colored with chalk (kitties) and Prismacolor marker (Sylvie). I added the the "thought dots" and "thought bubble" outline. Then I trotted out some exceedingly old typewriter epoxy stickers, plus some not-quite-as-old K&Company word stickers. And there you have it. Oh. Did you notice? No patterned paper! Wow!

Thanks for visiting!

13 comments:

  1. Okay am I the only one who is gonna notice the Dr. Suess thing going on? One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish?
    Love it!!!!

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  2. no....I want to save Sylvie!
    Glad it is only kitten's day dream, so Sylvie is safe.

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  3. These cards are great! Love to use the kitty stamp too! I really like how you used the bubble stamp on the kitties card!

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  4. LOL - glad someone pointed out the Dr Suess! And with all my kids - you think I would have gotten that. Great cards - those cats are naughty!

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  5. They are both great, love those cats

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  6. Both of these are superb. I adore the cats but those fish they just make me smile, they are fabulous!

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  7. OHHH WOW, your cards are beautiful!!

    xxxMarieke

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  8. I love both your cards! the cat one just really cracks me up - so clever and that is what my two kitties would be thinking! cute!

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