Monday, August 22, 2016

Wonderous Kitten!

This week the Stampendous Design Team is sharing samples combining stamps from the July catalog and the beautiful papers given to us by Graphic45. Their papers are gorgeous and versatile, they look great on big projects or small ones.

Today I'm sharing a card featuring the darling new Wonderous Kitten Stamp and two Graphic45 papers and a scrumptious ribbon from Creative Impressions.



Stampendous:
CRW173 Cling Wonderous Kitten Stamp
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
Acrylic Handle
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
My Colors Cardstock - Firecracker, Evergreen, Mint Julep
Graphic 45 HoHoHo 4500988, Merry Mistletoe 4500991
Copic Sketch Markers - E42, E44, E47, E51, R00, R30, R29, R89, B0000, B60, YG11, YG17, YG67,100
Creative Impressions 3/4" Green Crepe Ribbon 70149
Foam Tape
Ruler, pencil, scissors

Instructions:
Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of Firecracker cardstock in half to form an A7 top fold card
Step 2:  Stamp the Wonderous Kitten image on a 3 3/4" x 4 1/4" piece of white cardstock with Tuxedo Black ink, color with Copic markers
Step 3: Use a ruler and pencil to draw a light line across the image down near paws, trim image across the line, cutting around the paws, edge with the 100 marker
Step 4:  Cut a 4 1/4" x 4 3/4" piece of the Merry Mistletoe paper (red side), edge with 100, adhere to the right side of the card front
Step 5:  Cut a 2 1/2" x 4 3/4" piece of the Evergreen paper, adhere to the left of the Merry Mistletoe paper
Step 6:   Cut a 2" x 4 3/4" piec of Mint Julep paper and adhere it to the Evergreen piece
Step 7:  Cut a 1 3/8" x 4 3/4" piece of the HoHoHo paper (striped pattrn side), cut a ribbon edge at the bottom, edge with 100, adhere to a 1 1/2" x 4 7/8" piece of Evergreen, trim the bottom to match the ribbon cut, adhere to the Mint Julep layer
Step 8: Wrap the ribbon around the card and tie a bow on the left side
Step 9: Use foam tape to attach the kitten image

See the Stampendous Blog for the list of designers with more great samples combining Stampendous and Graphic45!

Happy Creating,
Louise

6 comments:

barbara macaskill said...

What a darling image!! LOVE the combo of this image and G45's papers! They go together like pb and fluff! TFS!

Amanda Rhodes said...

What a cute kitten!

Denise Bryant said...

Adorable! Love the kitty and the coloring! The G45 papers look fab!

Mary Holshouser said...

The kitty is so sweet.
I'd love to bring her home with me.
Love the separate sections.
thanks for sharing

Viki Banaszak said...

How adorable! I love the way you cut around the paws.

McStamper said...

Love your darling kitty.