Sunday, January 23, 2011

Sentimental Sundays~ Color Recipe/ Thanks For Lunch



Hi Guys!
I hope you're all enjoying your weekend. :-)
Now when you look at this card don't you wonder exactly which lunch the cat is grateful for??? Cats and celery? I don't think so!lol
This week's challenge at Sentimental Sundays is a recipe:

So I thought that those were good colors for a cat!
Don't laugh, Tine!
(I always make orange cats)
Ive used papers from K&Co and DCWV and distress inks to darken the edges of my background paper.
The sentiment is made on the computer and the image is Mo Manning
The bradz I can't remember where I bought. I'm thinking they may be SU or from a scrapbooking shop that closed down some years ago.
The dies are Spellbinders Nestabilities and I just pierced the image with a piercing tool for interest.

And the sentiment.

I would like to play with:
 Our Creative Corner: Three colors next to eachother on the color wheel
Fuzzy Wuzzy: animal, anythinggoes
I think that's it for today!
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25 comments:

Lila Castro said...

Hi Dorcas.
This is just fantastic. Love the image
xx\Lila

Linda w said...

I love orange cats too. Really great colour combo and like the pierced for interest bit. Hugs lin

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Hi Dorcas,
A fabulous card with beautiful colouring - love the sentiment!!
Have a very happy Sunday - Sylvia xx

Doreen said...

This is fabulous!!! what a great image and I love the sentiment.xxx

Annika said...

You are bound to get a colour challenge absolutely perfect - you're so good at seeing and using exact right shades!!
Hugs
Annika

Tine said...

Hi Dorcas. Brilliant fun sentiment which made me chuckle! Great card.
Tine :)

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Very nice card! I admire, that you can leave white spaces on your pictures - I would have colored the whole cat, and then it would have looked awful...
Have a nice Sunday!
Hugs,
Uli

Anita said...

This card is so pretty. I love that image and your coloring is just amazing. I really like the distressed papers.

Nannieflash said...

Me to Dorcas, I love ginger cats and youve created one stunning card with this one of Mos, its a gorgeous card. With love and hugs Shirleyxxx

Jacee said...

Ahh what a cute pussycat! lovely card Dorcas, I love the colour combo and I love cats so this card is right on the button for me!
Hugs Jacee

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

Too cute! Adorable image! Orange cats suit you! I never know what color to go with. Black and white are hard to do. The colors are right on. Lokks great!

Cheryl said...

wow this is amazing great image and love the colurs on this hugs cheryl xxx

Diane Gilbert said...

Cute card! Love the details and the layout.Thanks for playing along with 'Our Creative Corner' this week!

Natasha said...

Hey Dorcas,
Hehe maybe the cat's pleased the mice are taking those sticks of celery away?! I can't stand the stuff!!!
Lovely colouring as always :)

Mary said...

I played along on this challenge too and I used a sentiment that you created I believe. So thank you!

KristensCreations said...

Hi Dorcas! I love your card! I really love the image and you always get the colors just right!! I wish I could see color the way you do.
XoXo
Kristen

debby4000 said...

Fabulous, gorgeous card Dorcas, love your orange cat.
luv
Debby

nicoleqmullen said...

Dorcas this is superb, such a cute little cat, I feel sorry for those little mice though ;p

Iulia said...

Hi, Dorcas! Your card is really special! First because it features a great image (which I haven;t seen before) and you've colored it to the perfection and secondly, because it made me laugh! It reminds me of a cat I had back in childhood my father was training to catch mice but somehow she had no interest in them:))maybe because it was too fat and well-fed!
Blessings to you! Always a pleasure to come by!
Iulia

Boxofcolours said...

Beautiful work as always Dorcas :0)

Cheryl said...

This is a wonderful take on the color challenge! I love the image you used. Your coloring is gorgeous!

Jennifer Rzasa said...

Cute card, and the piercing adds the perfect touch! Thanks for joining us at Our Creative Corner!

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

These are wonderful colors for a kitty cat card! Terrific work with all that layering and the ribbon - it really makes for a lush card. Great job on our analogous color challenge. So happy you joined in the fun with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

Sharon said...

I love the colors you chose. And I have to say you did a wonderful job pulling it off and adding a kitty cat. And the cat is gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with the OCC challenge!

stephanne said...

This is adorable!! Your colouring is fabulous and I love those coloours together!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at TFWC this month!!
hugs, stephanne

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