Sunday, December 4, 2016

Squirrel and Mouse

     I love animals on Christmas cards and these two images from Fabrika Fantasy just tickled me.  I debated for several minutes which one I wanted to use and finally decided to put them together on the same card, thereby ending the debate.  :-D


Color scheme is for the challenge at C.R.A.F.T.

     I'm so frustrated with trying to photograph glitter and sparkle that I'm nearly ready to throw away my digital camera.  I added sparkly glitter to the snowflake paper and sparkle gel ink to the tree and snow in the squirrel image and you can barely see it !  Of course, the glare from the metallic silver paper doesn't help but there was nothing I could do to get rid of that, no matter how hard I tried.

     I did manage some fun dimension with the different layers and the little blue mouse by using Pop Dots but now I wish I had matted the layers.  Sigh....

     I know it sounds like I'm full of complaints on this one but IRL, I love this card!  :-D

     Challenges:
A Snowflakes Promise
Crafting by Designs
Crafty Addicts
Crafty Creations
Crafty Gals Corner
Crafty Ribbons
Creative Inspirations
Creative Moments
Fabika Fantasy
Kraftin' Kimmie
Outlawz Twisted Thurs.
Penny's Paper-Crafty

     This coming week, I have a ton of pre-scheduled DT posts, including some new releases and some new fortnightly challenges on a couple of my teams.  At least three days, there will be double posts and on two days, I think I have 3 posts!  Sure hope you're going to come and visit.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie 

14 comments:

  1. Well now....Isn't this just the cutest thing! I just LOVE their faces and happiness. I can see why it was hard to choose and ended up using both. A winner! Made me smile big time! Absolutely darling card! Who will be the lucky recipient?

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  2. Such a super cute image! I love how you've got them going with a conversation on your design along with your snowflake papers and silver shimmer!! Nicely done Connie! HUGS

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  3. Such a cute card, fun image loving there cheeky grins. Stunning colours.
    Thanks for joining us over at CRAFT. Hope to see you again.
    Jean DT x

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  4. Oh my this is gorgeous, I do love both of these images too such gorgeous colours and wonderful sentiment too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. Such a HAPPY card, love those critters!
    Faith
    x

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  6. Very nice!! Thanks for joining us at Fabrika Fantasy.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  7. Soooo cute, Connie! Wonderful card design and fun sentiments- you always come up with fantastic puns or sentiments on your cards! Love all the shiny elements! Hugs, de

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  8. I love squirrel and never saw in Santa 's clothes! Many thanks to join us in Crafty Ribbons challenge this week and good luck from Christelle DT.

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  9. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for Penny’s challenge 306 – hope to see you again soon – Hazel DT x

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  10. A beautiful Christmas creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

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  11. Fun card!!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Ribbons Challenges
    Laura
    DT

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  12. This is so, so cute! Thank you for joining us at Penny's Challenges this week. Hope to see you again!
    Hugs, Mary (DT member)

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  13. Fun Card! Thanks for playing along with us this month. Lisa DT Fabrika Fantasy Challenge

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  14. Super cute and fun card. Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner.
    ♥ Lena, DT
    Lena’s Creations

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