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Saturday, September 7, 2013

Party On!


Greetings! It is hard to believe it is time again for the Pink Team over at Eclectic Ellapu!  Our theme this time around is to create a project based on our pets. It can be a current pet, or a past pet.  I decided to create this card in remembrance of my most recent cat, Pepper, who was a member of our family for 16 years.  Pepper was a gray tabby cat, very shy, wanted to be in the room with us, but at a safe distance.  She was very sweet and left a lasting impression on all of us.  I chose to use three cat images from Lost Coast Designs called "Party Cats" and inked them with Mowed Lawn, Salty Ocean and Mustard Seed Distress Ink.  The cat images were trimmed and mounted over a card base that was stenciled with a variety of stencils by Andy Skinner, Tim Holtz and Crafters Workshop.  The ink splats are a stamp image by Crafty Individuals and the word "Meow" was stamped with an alphabet set by Studio G.  Paper String by Ideo-ology completes my card.  I sure hope you will drop over to Eclectic Ellapu to see what the Design  Team have created for you and then share a project of your own with us.  

By the way Eclectic Ellapu is about to celebrate its first year in October.  They have come up with a month long Treasure Hunt that is filled with fabulous prizes.  Stay tuned for more information.  I hope you will join in the fun!  Best wishes, Yvonne 

5 comments:

Sandie said...

Oh,I'm loving all your cats with their hats...such a fun card,its fabulous.

Hugs
Sandie x

Brenda Brown said...

Fabulous images Yvonne, love the hats on them. We have 2 cats, brothers who give us many hours of love and fun.
hugs {brenda} x0x

butterfly said...

Such sweet cat images, and the swirly background definitely gives it a party feel! Hope you have fun celebrating on the 9th!
Alison x

Pia S said...

I'm a cat lover, and I just LOVE these adorable party cat images! What a fun card!

Claire H said...

Adorable card, great to be able to remember Pepper this way!

Claire xx