Merry Kitty-mas

‘Tis the Season’ over at Craft Your Passion this week.So we look forward to all your Christmas projects.We have 2 fabulous sponsors – Simply Betty Stamps and Letraset!Head on over to check how to play and win.Don’t forget to take a look at DT and GDT inspiration,they’ve done a wonderful job!

I’ve printed the totally gorgeous Merry London from Simply Betty Stamps onto kraft card and coloured her with Copic Ciaos with highlights in white gel pen.This image has such an appeal and would make a great card for any cat loving girl. Just to add some extra interest I cut around the cute kitty.I usually take one design and just mix up the colours,images,embellies and such when making my Christmas cards but I’ve tweaked the layout to accommodate the image here.

Image : Merry London by Simply Betty Stamps 
Colouring Mediums : Copic Ciaos,Sakura White Gel Pen
Sentiment : Freebie Tickets from The Beary Scrap
Papers & Card: DP Basic Grey Jovial 6×6,kraft and green card from my stash
Tools : X-Cut Guillotine,Decoupage scissors,Fiskars Scallop Sentiment Border Punch,Carl Holly Punch,Woodware Inverted Corner Punch
Embellishments : We R Memory Keepers Baker’s Twine,Button from Stash

Some challenges this is for :

Card Makin Mamas : Sentiments
Fairy Tale : Christmas
Lily Pad : Buttons
Patties Creations : Christmas 
Poodles Parlour : Christmas
Sew Many : Twine
Simply Create Too : All about Christmas
Stampin with the Dragon : Anything Goes for Christmas
Totally Papercrafts : Christmas
Aud Sentiments : Any winter sentiments
C.R.A.F.T. : Unusual Christmas
Meljens : Twine or string
Paper Crafting Journey : Anything Goes
Freshly Brewed : Black Friday 
Little Red Wagon : Christmas
Papercraft Star : Anything Goes
Penny’s Paper Crafty : Tie one on
Scrapbook Sisters : Christmas
Creative Craft : Free for all week
Deep Ocean : C as … Christmas,cute,cat,cutting out (around the cat)
Everybody Art : Christmas Card
Paper Take Weekly : Christmas Cards
Paper Creations Ink : Christmas
Pollycraft : Christmas Fun
2 Sisters : Holiday
Craft Your Days Away : Buttons or Bows
Hiding in my Craft Room : Holiday – any holiday
Stamp Scrap & Doodle Saturday : Red,Green, Kraft,White/Cream
Gingerloft : Winter or Christmas

Thanks for looking

Lisa x

36 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Dodici
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 10:04:45

    Super card,Lisa!LOve the image and the design!
    Thanks for joining us at Totally PaperCrafts!


  2. Bianca
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 11:04:25

    Your card is so very lovely and cute! I love the image and the colours you have used! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge! xx Bianca


  3. Doreen
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 12:04:28

    This is just gorgeous Lisa,love the backing


  4. ribbon dreams
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 13:42:17

    this is fabulous, love the colouring on kraft and the colour scheme is lovely x


  5. Cathy Lee
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 15:47:18

    Such a sweet card, Lisa. I love this image and you’ve colored it so well. Pretty DPs too.
    Cathy Lee


  6. Becky
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 16:37:06

    your card is fantastic!!!! love your colouring. thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge. hugs, becky


  7. DianeMoneyGoolsby
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 19:16:24

    Lisa: What a great card! it’s so beautiful. Glad you could join us at Simply Create Too for our very first challenge, “All About Christmas”. Hope to see your entries in ALL our upcoming challenges.

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member


  8. Sheryl Hare
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 19:57:34

    Just like my house at Christmas! Thanks for entering your lovely card into the CRAFT challenge this week. Good Luck hugs Sheryl xx


  9. Pattie G
    Nov 28, 2011 @ 20:39:14

    This is so cute! I love your coloring and all of your added touches. Thanks for joining us at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
    Pattie ♥


  10. Carly W
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 10:06:41

    This is fantastic! Love the colours.

    Thanks so much for joining us at Stamping With The Dragon.

    xoxoxo Carly


  11. sandra's crafty corner
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 10:44:13

    fab card hun thanks for joining us at creative craft challenges anbd good luck, hugs sandra xxx


  12. Nikbee
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 15:09:27

    A fantastic card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft.
    Nikki x


  13. lalkygirl
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 18:10:32

    stunning card ,your colouring is wonderful
    thanks for joining us at the poodles parlous and good luck


  14. Paper Creations Ink
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 18:26:50

    Thank You For Joining Paper Creations Ink; We Always Enjoy Seeing Your Creative Talents! Have A Wonderful Holiday Season!


  15. gggasa
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 19:18:03

    Super fun card and I love the way you used tartan! Thanks for playing in Patties Creations Challenge #34.
    Margy (DT member)


  16. sharon
    Nov 29, 2011 @ 21:01:33

    What a sweet card, it’s adorable. Thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x


  17. Sheryl Cauble
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 03:18:00

    This card is so cute! You did a beautiful job coloring and I love the dp.
    Thank you for joining us at Freshly Brewed Challenges for our, “Black Friday” challenge!
    Warm Hugs, Sheryl


  18. Heather D.
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 03:29:07

    This card is adorable! I love your coloring and how muted it is. Very lovely and soft.

    Thank you for joining us at Freshly Brewed Challenges Black Friday challenge!
    Heather D.


  19. Sandi DeFalco
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 03:33:03

    Lisa – Thanks for playing in our ‘Christmas’ Challenge #34, and for using a Digital OR Stamped image!
    ♥ Sandi
    DT Coordinator for Pattie’s Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie’s shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!


  20. Maria Matter
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 05:20:56

    Thank you so much for playing along @ Paper Creations Ink!


  21. Karen Letchworth
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 07:08:00

    Thanks for joining Penny’s Paper-Crafty “Tie One On” Challenge. You’ve done a great job with this!
    Karen – Design Team Member


  22. Marjo
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 17:48:36

    Awesome Christmas card, love the design. thanks for playing with us at Paper Creations Ink & Simply Create Too.

    xoxo Marjo


  23. Lisa T
    Nov 30, 2011 @ 22:01:11

    Your card is so beautiful! I love the effect of the white gel pen against the kraft background.


  24. Cheryl (Shestamps)
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 00:35:43

    Your coloring is gorgeous! Beautiful card!

    Thank you for joining our TWINE OR STRING challenge at Meljen’s Designs.

    ** Check out my blog candy **


  25. Miranda van den Bosch
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 17:31:16

    gorgeous card Lisa and the image is really cute great colouring too
    thanks for joining our challenge this week
    PCI DT


  26. Mari Harpham
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 17:36:16

    Beautiful. I love her hair.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.



  27. Camilla
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 18:26:16

    Hi Lisa! What a wonderful and cute card! And I love cats too:)) Your coloring is amazing!!
    Thank you for joining Deep Ocean Challenge for the C-challenge.
    Have a lovely evening!
    Hugs, Camilla


  28. Mary J
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 22:50:08

    Amazing honey, I totally love this! Thx for joining us at Pollycrafts Monday!

    Mary J x


  29. Annette
    Dec 01, 2011 @ 22:55:05

    Such a pretty card. I love the kitten. Thanks for joining us at 2 Sisters this week. Good luck in all your challenges. Annette xx


  30. Bev
    Dec 02, 2011 @ 22:02:37

    Beautiful card. I love the image and the colours are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenge.
    Bev x


  31. thinker
    Dec 02, 2011 @ 23:32:10

    a totally fun card! Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft Challenge!!


  32. Carol
    Dec 03, 2011 @ 11:26:14

    Super card, love the fun image. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments this time. Carol DT x


  33. Just A Pac Rat
    Dec 03, 2011 @ 12:30:38

    Wow this card is adorable and I love the colors and details involved in it. Great job! Thanks for joining us at SSDS this week, good luck!


  34. Sarah S-W
    Dec 09, 2011 @ 21:05:33

    A gorgeous Christmas card – the image looks stunning coloured on kraft.

    Thank you for joining us this fortnight in our bow or button challenge at Craft Your Days Away



  35. Rosanne
    Dec 12, 2011 @ 01:39:32

    very cute! Thanks for linking it up to Little Red Wagon!


  36. Lorraine
    Dec 13, 2011 @ 12:51:51

    Oh my word Lisa I love this so much that image, the colours, papers and design look superb. Hugs Lorraine x


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