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Monday, 30 September 2013

Gone Fishin'


When I saw the title of the  new challenge theme at Crafty Cardmakers - 'Cute and Furry', I had a bit of a panic attack. I don't realy do 'cute', so I hope the girls will forgive me for reaching out for a craft CD.
This is Popcorn the Bear from Crafters Companion.
I printed out the image and a super matching background paper.
A piece of blue cardstock for layering, I used a punch on the corners.
I added the thread rope with a fish charm on the end, so he was quite a lucky bear to make such a good catch. Extra shading round the edges was Broken China distress ink.
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15 comments:

  1. I can imagine that would give you a panic attack. Not you really, but you have done the challenge good justice with this one!!

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  2. Lovely card Yvonne glad I wasn't asked to pick yours out from a line up, I would have lost! :)
    Val x

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  3. Well done for stepping out of your comfort zone with this. He is a very cute bear and I love all the shades of blue.
    Jean x

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  4. Gorgeous card, cute and furry would have had me stumped, too! Hugs, Valerie

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  5. Well this is cute, but with a nice vintage feel! Love your cute and furry card! I like you, don't do cute! Enjoy!

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  6. You see it's good to step out of our comfort zone occasionally, even if it does give us a panic attack. Hope you have calmed down now lol.
    Sorry I haven't been by lately I will try and do better.
    hugs Kimx

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  7. Clever you finding one thing for the theme, what a great job you did too.
    hugs {brenda} x0x

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  8. Great catch! Cute is a hard one when it's not ones usual style :-)

    Sally

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  9. I know it's hard when the theme is right out of your comfort zone - but for what it's worth, I love your Popcorn image and think he is perfect for the challenge.

    I think it is really clever the way you have the charm hanging from the rod! A good example of how you can enhance a simple cd image.

    Jackie

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  10. This is just adorable Yvonne!!! You do cute just fine!!

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  11. Hi Yvonne, yeah panicked me as well - a popcorn CD would have been my default option had I not remembered my little doggy. Beautiful as usual though!! Cindy

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  12. aaah he is so cute, Annette x

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  13. beautiful card - super cute image
    hugs
    Doreen xx

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