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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Tuesday Morning Sketches

Good morning! It's Tuesday, so that means another sketch from Melissa at the Tuesday Morning Sketches blog. This week our sponsor is Robyn's Fetish; the image I'm using today is called "Franny da Kitty".

I thought it might be fun to paper piece Franny, so I paper pieced the kitty and then paper pieced her ears, nose, and heart. I colored the small pieces with a marker, cut them out and adhered them to Franny. All the panels were cut with Nestabilities and then mounted with the large scallop dies. The card is embellished simply with ribbon and paw print brads. My daughter thought the brads didn't go...she suggested I put them on Franny's paws.... Hmmm, not sure where she gets some of her ideas, but I think maybe it was just her ornery streak coming out!

Image: Robyn's Fetish
Ink: SU! Positively Pink and Brocade Blue Markers
Paper: G.P. 110, SU! Bashful Blue, PTI Dark Chocolate, Bo Bunny DP
Embellies: SU! Chocolate Grosgrain Ribbon, Paw Print Brads (my stash)
Extras: Spellbinder's Nestabilities, EK Success 3D Dots

Thanks for stopping by; I hope you'll head over to the Tuesday Morning Sketches blog to view the DT's samples. I'd love to see you play along too!

Angela

9 comments:

Kathy said...

Adorable, love the pieced Franny! I think the paw prints are the perfect accent, and look great right where you put them!

Linda Palmer said...

This is a darling kitty. Love that image paper pieced. Everything works together on this one and it looks perfect.

Banu said...

WOW!!! Cool Paper Piercing. Beautiful Card. I liked the brads where you put them also. :)

Larissa said...

Great card my friend, that paperpieced cat is so adorable!

Jessica G. said...

Very cute, Angela -- the polka dots are perfect for this country kitty! Awesome DP to go with the theme, too!!

Melissa Craig said...

Love the paper pieced kitty. She's adorable!! You did a great job on your card.

Donelda said...

love your little paper pieced kitty!! and her pink nose :-)

Theresa said...

Very cute card!! I love the paw print brads and the DP is just perfect. Great work!

DAWN Braun said...

super cute kitty!! Great blog, thanks for the love on SCS! :)