Tuesday, August 27, 2013

My first ATC - How about a hug?

Hello, friends :-)  Well, I was again inspired by my dear friend, Avril, and I have created my first ATC - Yay!  These little cards are small - 2 1/2 inches x 3 1/2 inches.  What do you think?

 
I started with a tiny white base and covered it with starry-sky paper.  I stamped the night-time kitty on a punched tag, coloured with pencils, doodled stitching around the outline, stapled a piece of navy ribbon, and affixed to the ATC with foam tape.  I cut the sentiment into a label shape, touched it on my yellow stamp pad to add some colour, and affixed with a pop dot.  Lastly I embellished with four stars and a heart charm tied with twine.  Here are the supplies used:
  • Stamp:  Unfortunately, it has no markings on it - a wood-mounted stamp I got in a lot on ebay years ago.
  • Ink:  Versafine Onyx Black
  • SentimentStampArt Design by Kathryne 
  • Patterned paperFree Craft Downloads (thank you)
  • Coloured pencils:  Prismacolor
  • Black marker (for doodled stitching):  Staedtler
  • Die:  Spellbinders Labels Nine
  • Tag punch:  Marvy Uchida
  • Twine:  American Craft
  • Ribbon, stars, charm:  Dollarama
I would like to enter the following challenges:
Dutch Dare #231 Animal Antics 2E #1 C8
Incy Wincy Designs Create an ATC and Blog Hop 5E #1
MFP Friends of Speedy TV #87 Metal (heart charm and staple) 5E #1
Time 4 Scrap #13 Before I Sleep 3E #1 C5
Totally Papercrafts #181 Tags and Hearts (got both) 3E #1

Thank you for looking at my little ATC - I enjoy reading your comments!  Have a wonderful day!

14 comments:

  1. Awe this is just so cute and your 1st ATC is wonderful thanks for playing with us at Incy WIncy hugs Nikki

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  2. You are amazing my dear friend, I so love this ATC, you can have a hug anytime you like, thank you so very much for joining us at the Hop...fingers crossed for you xxxx

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  3. Very nice and lots of detail for a small card! Thanks for playing along with our FOSTV metal challenge.

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  4. C'est très réussi pour un premier ATC, et le thème est bien respecté. Merci de ta parcipation
    Nathy DT/T4S

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  5. I love ATC's. My kids love to get them a little "love you" notes in their lunches. Yours is adorable with lots of wonderful details.

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  6. super creation..well done you on your first ATC....
    thanks for sharing with us at CR x carol

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  7. Super cute little card! The sentiment is sweet with it. Lovely job! Thanks for sharing. xx Kathryne

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  8. brilliant ATC and cute image great first ATC
    Carol x

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  9. Awesome ATC! So glad you made your first ATC with us! Love the cute image and sentiment! Thanks for sharing with us at Incy Wincy Designs!
    Jackie

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  10. Fab ATC hunni. You even managed to get a cat on it lol.

    Traceyxx

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  11. Wow fab ATC thanks for joining in with our hop at Incy Wincy this week
    Jenny x

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  12. How sweet! I love the heart charm! Thanks for playing along with the Friends of Speedy TV!

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  13. Fab ATC, thanks for joining in our hop at Incy Wincy this week, and also visiting my blog! check out the winners, Hugs Samantha :0)

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