Hello, Hello Dare 2B Atrzy friends!!

Janette here coming to you from a throughly rain saturated California!! So thankful for all this rain, we desperately need it. I have to admit, I could use a full day of sunshine. Though crafting makes a pretty darn good substitute!

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I am always in need of birthday cards. Purrrfect Birthday, is spot on for a kitty lover in my life. I began ink blending (with a fluffy paintbrush) the background with D2BA ink in Sunset Yellow, Blue Sky, Paradise, and Chocolate Chip. I then stamped the kitty from Purrrfect Day and, several mice and yarn from Purrrfect Day and Meow stamp sets and colored them with Copic markers.  I then fussy cut my images. There is a die set available that works for BOTH stamps sets, isn’t that awesome?!?

Next, I trimmed up the kitty legs and around the tail so that I could tuck critters and yarn in to look as though kitty was sitting right in them. I placed masking tape over the completed scene so that I could add glue without disturbing the careful placement. I added liquid glue and replaced onto the backound. I carefully removed the masking while glue was still wet so that I could clean up any oozes.

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Finally, I used a word bubble from my stash to expose the sentiment I had stamped on the card base. The layers were completed by adhering a black frame to the card base, and then the foam backed kitty panel.

Check out all D2BA’s products here! Don’t forget about the newest D2BA Challenge themed “All You Need is Love.” The current challenge is always posted in the sidebar to the right at the top.

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you pop back in soon for more amazing inspiration!

 

Creatively Yours, Janette