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Monday, 20 September 2010

Red, Orange and Yellow Fetch Dog

Here are a couple of cards I made for a couple of young boys. I love this image from Little Claire's that I bought at the Lincoln Sincerely Yours show in May.


The Fetch Dog image, from Little Claire, was stamped using Versafine Onyx Black archival pigment ink and coloured using the Copic Sketch markers:

  • Puppy: E13, E35, E43, E57

  • Stick: E35, E57, N5

  • Shadow: E43, N1 
This was matted onto a panel of red card and a panel cut from orange card using the Labels 8 Nestabilities die .

A strip of the orange spot paper, from the K&Co Hopscotch Boy paper pad, was matted onto the red and orange card and across a panel of the red and yellow chequers paper from the same paper pad which was in turn matted onto the red and orange card.

The much under-used oval stamp die cut, from Cuttlebug, was cut from white and orange card and the sentiment was stamped using the Onyx Black ink in the centre of the white panel.

The puppy's nose was then highlighted with Anita's 3D Gloss.

I made a second version of this card, just moving the placement of the two panels with the sentiment panel directly below the image panel.


I will be entering this card into the following blog challenges:
ETA: This card is now in the Little Claire's Gallery for this stamp and for the set of this stamp and the Woof stamp.
You can see them here and here. (For some reason they've put the individual images in the wrong gallery!!)

32 comments:

{Jane} said...

Great card

Thanks for joining us at SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x
SCSC DT

Steph Zerbe said...

Super cute card. Love the coloring!!

Arlene said...

Great little boy card! What a cute puppy!

Sue said...

Hi Kathleen
fabulous card, great image, luv the colours,thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

Janet said...

super cute card! thanks for playing at the corrosive challenge blog!

Kat said...

Love this cute little dog. Great card. Thanks for sharing it with us at TG this week.

Kat x

craftymum said...

So cute
Thanks for all your effort and joining us at TG this week
Love sarah XXX

Bev said...

Great card - love the image & colours. Thanks for joining the Alphabet Challenge x

asela said...

Awwww so cute! Love your coloring and shading. Thanks for joining the copic challenge.

Jeanette said...

I love these hot colors. Your coloring is fabulous. Great card. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations.

Danielle Champagne said...

Very cute card Kathleen! Love the colors, and the image of the little dog is darling.
Thank you for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs,
Danielle

Rose said...

Nicely done.

Katja said...

Cute card!!!Thanks for joining our challenge at I Did It Creations!

Greetings,
Katja (IDIC-DT)

debby4000 said...

Adorable cute card Kathleen.
luv
Debby

Curlybear said...

Hi Kathleen
lovely design and colours a really cute card, thanks for joining us at SCSC101: Anything goes, Good luck, Hugs Bridget x. SCSC DT

Jennie said...

This is adorable Kathleen!
That dog is so so cute

Thanks for joining us at IDIC xx

Noreen said...

Lovely vibrant card xx

Anonymous said...

What a lovely bright card for a little boy!

kathkat

Berenice R. said...

Super cute card! Thanks for sharing :)

Ann English said...

How cute is this!!!

Thank you for joining us for Twisted Thursday at Shirleys2Girls. Hope you'll join us next week, too!

kay said...

fabby card kathleen,good luck with the challenge,x

Suzie McFloozy said...

What an adorable image - and you've coloured him beautifully x
Thanks for joining us at the creative cottage challenge blog this week x
((hugs)) Suzie xx

Georgia Ehrmann said...

such a cute card! I love the colors and that image is adorable! Thanks for playing at I Did It Creations this week!
Georgia

Little Claire said...

Hi Kathleen

your cards using our fetch and woof stamps are simply delightful and the colours in fetch are striking. Thank you so much for showing them, Little Claire xx

Sprytebyrd said...

Oh, such a cute card! I love his shiny little nose! Great colors and wonderful layout!
Thanks so much for playing along this week at Stamptacular Sunday ♥ Good luck on our Grid challenge!
Dee (Spryte)
Sprytebyrds Spot

Shelly said...

Great card for a boy... love your dog! The papers are perfect... enough to stand out but they don't overpower your fab image and colouring! Thanks so much for joining us at The Creative Cottage! Hugs Shelly ;)

Tipsy said...

Hi Kathleen

Fab card, love the vibrant colours and cute image, so beautifully cloured. Jan -x-

Cat said...

what an adorable card! Love the colors! Thanks for joining us at Pixie Dust this week!

Gurkiss said...

Wonderful card. Love the image.

Thank you for joining us at IDIC :)

Hugs Gurkiss

Helen said...

Awww...cute card!
Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
Helen x

Tammy Miller said...

What a great card thanks so much for joining our Keep it Simple at IDIC!

"Kirby" (KrB) said...

Such a bright and cute card, and that image is adorable. Thanks for joining our Copic Creations Shading challenge.

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