It’s day 5 of the 2022 Cat Lovers Hop and today I’m sharing a Christmas card I made using Your Next Stamp – Meowy Christmas – CYNS681. Having so much fun with this amazing hop and look forward to it every year.
I created a 5.5″ x 4.25″ card base using Hammermill – Premium Colour 100 lb. cardstock. I cut the background to be the same size using My Favourite Things – Pawsome Prints paper and adhered it directly to the base using double-sided tape. Using my Cuttlebug, Creative Expressions – Festive Collection – Bold Snowflake Frame dies and Recollections – Blue Hues Shimmer Cardstock, I cut out the large snowflake and frame. Using some scrap dark blue paper, I die cut the large outline. I tore along the top of a small piece of Recollections – Christmas Inkjet Printable Glitter Paper and then die cut it with the larger cirlce die from the same die set. Using Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Faded Jeans and a finger dauber, the edges were inked all around the base card. With liquid glue, I attached the large snowflake to the background border. I then attached the snow piece that I had cut previously with liquid glue as well. Then, using a Gelly Roll Sakura #10 Pen, I coloured in some snow in the sky.
Using my MISTI and Memento – Tuxedo Black ink, I stamped the image onto Copic Marker X-Press It Blending Card. The image was coloured in with Copic markers and then I fussy cut around it. I added some U-Line double-sided tape to the image and popped it up into centre of the circle. The shadow was added using B52. The sentiments were both stamped onto the dark blue paper with VersaMark ink and then embossed with Ranger Embossing Powder White – Extra Fine Detail. I cut out the larger sentiment with my cutter and the smaller one using my Cuttlebug and Gina K Designs – Sentiment Strips. I attached U-line double sided tape the sentiments and coloured image frame and popped up everything onto the card base.
U-Line double-sided tape was applied to the backs of three Creative Impressions – Brads – Snowflake – Winter with a double layer. They were all popped up onto the card and then YNS Gumdrops – Firefly Magic Sparkly Gumdrops were applied to the centres to finish the card off.
Stamp and Sentiment: Meowy Christmas – CYNS681 – Your Next Stamp
Inks: Memento – Tuxedo Black, VersaMark, Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Faded Jeans
Die Cuts: Creative Expressions – Festive Collection – Bold Snowflake Frame (CED3077), Gina K Designs – Sentiment Strips
Paper: Copic Marker X-Press It Blending Card, Hammermill – Premium Colour 100 lb., My Favourite Things – Pawsome Prints (6″ x 6″), Recollections – Blue Hues Shimmer Cardstock (8.5″ x 11″), Dark Blue paper, Recollections – Christmas Inkjet Printable Glitter Paper – 8.5 x 11″
Embossing Powder: Ranger Embossing Powder White – Extra Fine Detail
Miscellaneous: U-Line – 2-sided tape, YNS Gumdrops – Firefly Magic Sparkly Gumdrops, MISTI (Most Incredible Stamping Tool), Creative Impressions – Brads – Snowflake – Winter, Marvy Uchida – Embossing Heat Tool, Gelly Roll Sakura #10 Pen
Image coloured with Copic Markers:
Cat and Envelope: T9, T7, T5, T4, T3, T1, R21, C1, C0, Colorless Blender
Halo: Y08, Y04
Hope you like it and have a great week!
Also entered into https://blog.yournextstamp.com/challenge-191-midnight-comment-for-the-chance-to-win/
This little guy is positively angelic and Santa can’t deny him! Love this card!
Thank you so much Nan! Our little kitties do put on the most innocent faces! LOL!
Adorable angel kitty!
Thank you so much Denise!
Cute with sentiment. Visiting from Cat Lovers Blog Hop.
Thank you so much Sunshinehoneybee!
Hahaha….well, we know any cat hasn’t been thaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat good to deserve a halo!! LOL!!! What an adorable image and card. So sweet.
Thank you so much for participating in the #2022CatLoversHop!!!
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Thank you so much Janis! So happy you liked my card and THANK YOU SO MUCH for putting on the Cat Lover’s Blog hop again this year!
Its gorgeous card!
Hi from Cat lovers blog hop!
Fiki from Bad Kitty’s Craft Room
Thank you so much Fikreta!
So cute. I like how you colored this kitty.
Thank you so much Sue D!
This made me smile! Just hopping by from the Cat Lovers Hop!
Thank you so much Susan!
Hopping over from the Cat Lovers Hop to say hello.
Is this gorgeous kitty grinning? I think he is – love his halo and the sentiment. Lovely card. x
Popping over from the Cat Hop again today to say hello! Gorgeously colored feline on this card, and I’m glad to know he’s been good, lol! They all can’t say that! Bahahaha!
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That sentiment is so delightful for this cute kitty, Roberta! Visiting from the Cat Lovers Hop again. 😀
Hope that Santa will see the kitty’s letter, this cat seems so good! 😀 Love so much how you coloured the fur!! Fabulous card!
Awww, how sweet! I hope she gets everything on her list to Santa for being such an angel. Love the paw print BG paper. Fun card!
How sweet with her letter to Santa. Great card. Hopping from the Cat Lovers Hop.
Aaaw, she is precious! So nice to see a good kitty for the holidays and not a naughty one! Adorable image and purrfect pawprint paper! Hello and hugs from KT Fit Kitty at the Cat Lovers Hop!
Darling card! Cute scene and beautifully colored.
So cute! Love the colors and design.
Super sweet and what a great sentiment! Beautifully designed too with these pretty colors!
Weeeell, the little kitty with her Santa letter is just simply darling! Love the circle frame and fabulous light and shade… especially the shade against the snow! fabulous skills shown! Happy Hopping!
How good, she already has her letter to Santa ready!!! Very cute and lovely!! I love the hop!!