Thursday, 3 July 2014

Animals or people?

Now there's a question...answers please at


where we would love to see your cards featuring People or Animals
(don't forget to tell us WHY?)

My blogging buddies will know that I love animals but aside from that I struggle hugely with colouring hair on people so I find fur is so much easier to colour!! It's also really nice to send a card showing a particular type or breed of animal that you know will strike a chord with the recipient and that's what I did with my card.


My lovely friend and Cutie Pie DT Boss, Lisa, had a Birthday last week and this was the card I sent her featuring a Westie that, I hope, bears a resemblance to her own little dog Nippy ( EDIT I was assured in her email that it does indeed look like her little chap!!). I used a shaped card covered in paper, die cut a
 co-ordinating frame and butterflies and a magazine freebie sentiment stamp.

Crafting from the heart #25 - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - July Challenge
My Mum's Craft Shop # 19 - Summer or bright colours
Pennys #184 - Buttons, butterflies and bows

Thanks for calling, you are always welcome xx

23 comments:

  1. Great shaped card, Sarah and I love that fab, summery paper! Such an adorable little dog! Not surprised Lisa loved it! xx

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  2. Hi Sarah

    Great card!

    Love the shape and the cute image with its cloud background.

    Love Jules xx

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  3. Oh just too cute Sarah! Love love love this sweetie. Hugs xx

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  4. Gorgeous Bright card Sarah! So cute and love the bright butterflies added!
    I absolutely love all animals too but I really enjoy colouring people as you can do their clothes in so many different combos which I have great fun doing :-)

    Hope you're having a great week!
    Lucy x

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  5. Gorgeous image and card Sarah,love your card.
    Sue xx

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  6. So beautiful Sarah. The little dog is a cutie and your papers are really gorgeous - I bet Lisa was thrilled to bits with this. Michelle x

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  7. PS. If you see this message in time, you could enter this into Penny's challenge (butterflies) - if you wanted too ;) Michelle x

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  8. Must have missed this one Sarah, great card though and lovely shape...oh and so cute is this sweetie.xx
    aNNie
    The Journey is the Start

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  9. Fabulous image and perfect birthday card Sarah. Love those papers.
    Laine
    xx

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  10. Also how do you colour those clouds? I see this done a lot but don't know how to do it! Lol

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  11. Smashing card, lovely cute image cheers Sue N x

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  12. Sarah, your image choice is just adorable, same Westie that's on my blog header, just so darn cute and love your pretty papers tool adorable card. Carolxx

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  13. A lovely image and a fabulous shape. Love it.

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  14. Fab card hunny love the way you did the grass too! and love the cute shape! hugs ne x

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  15. A super little scene Sarah, love the Westie sitting on the gorgeous grass and your lovely sky too! Perfect colouring of that image, Jx

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  16. Animals ... no contest! They don't complain about the way they look which is PERFECT for my skill level of colouring. You've done a superb job with this little guy. Well done, Sarah!
    hugs, Asha

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  17. Sarah, this a beautiful cute card. Hazel xx

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  18. So fun and bright! I struggle with hair too, so I watch a lot of youtube and try and improve :) Thanks for playing along at Penny's-see you Wednesday for a new challenge!

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  19. This is adorable. Bet she loved it!

    The image is a sweetie but the shaoe and colours of your card are fabulous. I love those brightly coloured butterflies...What dun they are!

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  20. A gorgeous card, those butterflies look so pretty! I have a nightmare colouring hair!
    Rebecca.

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  21. Gorgeous card, Sarah. That doggie is so cute and I love the colours and the papers. Luv, Wilma

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  22. Beautiful card, love the shape and that cute Westie!

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty and I hope we see you again soon!

    Hugz

    Laurian

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  23. Love the shape. Thank you so much for sharing your delightful crafting for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for July - hope to see you again soon. x

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