Tuesday, 24 August 2010

3 Amigos

Hello everyone, finally managed to finish my entry for the current Ready, Steady, Stamp challenge where you have to pick at least 5 ingredients from the long list of DT member Nefertiti's gorgeous set of skinnys.
The ingredients I picked as as follows:
Skinnys 3 x 5 inches
Multi Colour
Hand Drawing
Here's what I made:
I made the backgrounds by brayering with Kaleidacolor inks in Blue Breeze, Desert Heat and Berry Blaze. I then doodled on each one with markers to make a background pattern. I then stamped over the top with Memento black ink and my favourite script stamp, Hero Arts Old French Writing H2365.
I stamped the cats, The Party Cats set by Lost Coast Designs, in black Memento ink and coloured them with Promarkers in various shades. I cut them out and added gems to the hats. I just adore these cats which are so whimsical and cute but a little bit naughty.
I added the cats to the skinnies with foam tape and added computer generated text to finish.
I'm thinking these will make great card toppers when I need a quick card with a bit of a difference.


IsaNorris said...

This is luuuuuuuuuuuuuurvely !! so bright and cheerful. thanks for playing with us

Anonymous said...

Fabulous work Fliss. I love the cats they are brilliant and would never have thought they were stamps til you said.I love the colour too.
they will make excellent toppers
hugs June xxxxx

Sally H said...

These are such fun and beautiful bold colours. Love them

Joan said...
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Joan said...

These are fabulous, love the cats with hats and the lovely coloured backgrounds.

P'tite Plume said...

Oh, they are very beautiful!!!

Anonymous said...

These are all adorable Fliss! And aren't those inks fanatastic?! I've been using them a lot lately, love all the beautiful vibrant colours!
Alison x