Sunday 6 May 2018

Rats forever

This card features my favourite papers and my favourite animal. This stamp's part of a set and I wouldn't have known it existed if it wasn't for a comment on my blog, so even strangers are encouraging me in my stamp buying habit!

Image stamp - Katzelkraft 'Les Rats Des Villes'
Sentiment stamp
- Paula Pascale 'Big Sentiments'
- Basic Grey
Colouring medium - Prismacolour Premier soft core pencils
- Spellbinders Nestabilites circle dies, Crafter's Companion 'Superstars' dies and dew drops

Brown Sugar - Masculine
Crafty Friends - Animals
Pile It On - Small and/or pencils (I use Prismacolour Pencils to colour stamped images) *Sweet Sprinkles Award*
Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - Animal magic
That's Crafty - A stitch in time
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - Patterned paper
As You Like It - Favourite animals (my favourite animals are rats. I had them as pets, almost continuously, from 1994 up until September last year, when I lost my last girly, Luna. They're the cutest, most intelligent and affectionate wee creatures and I really miss them)
Aud Sentiments - Masculine + a sentiment
Sweet Stampers - Too cute *Favourite*
Crafty Creations - Anything goes
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Anything goes


Sandy said...

He looks wonderful on your well designed card. Love the paper choices too. Thanks for entering the challenge at Aud Sentiments and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs, Sandy DT

Kuni said...

Oh... i love the cute image, wonderful card.
Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge and i hope to see you again.

Warrell Creations said...

Beautiful job! Thank you for joining us at the Pile It On! Challenge Blog! ~ Marciava DT Member

Fikreta said...

Gorgeous card!

Furrbster said...

He is fabulous - great card,

Thanks for getting masculine with us at Aud Sentiments,

Hugz Tinz

Kim Hamilton said...

Love that critter! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge :)

Annette said...

Awww, it's nice to see something different other than dogs and cats as people's favourite animals! Lovely card.
Annette - Netty's Cards
Proud to design for :
Lili of the Valley,
Dies to Die For,
Squirrel's not-so-random Challenge
As You Like It Challenge.

Melanie R said...

What beautiful papers and I like the way you used them in the layout. Your image is great! Thank you for playing along at the Brown Sugar Challenge.

Sam & Poppy said...

Great sewing and I love that mouse lol
Thanks for joining us at That's Crafty!

Diane Louise J said...

Hello... it’s so lovely to see you have shared one of your gorgeous cards with us. Thanks for entering your card into our ‘Animals’ Challenge. Good luck in the draw and hope you will come back again soon.
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

AO Creations said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Lil Patch, good luck!!! Amy DT

Helen said...

Great card - thanks for sharing it with us at the Crafty Friends Challenge.

Helen x

Dawn said...

great card ... fun image. Thanks for entering in the Brown Sugar Challenge. Best of luck to you.
DT Dawn

Fliss said...

A really beautiful card and great stitching detail.
Thanks so much for joining in our May challenge at That's Crafty! and wishing you good luck.
Fliss DT xx