Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Happy Birthday Mr. Foxy

Hello, everyone!  Before I share today's card, I would like to welcome five lovely new followers - Jacqueline Edwards, Theresa Krout, Gracielle ChNancy, and Simply Paper Card Design/Jacee - thank you for joining me!

Today I've made a birthday card featuring a freebie image from the Polkadoodles Facebook group called Mr. Foxy.  They're having a little challenge over there and I couldn't resist colouring this adorable image with my Prismacolor pencils and joining in the fun!

Here are the supplies used:
  • Designer paper:  MME Reunion, Creative Memories
  • Dies:  Cheery Lynn Dancing Doily Lace Border and Ivy Strip, Impression Obsession Fir Trees, Moon from Memory Box Night Sky Border
  • Punches:  Corner (Stampin' Up), Flowers (EK Success, Michaels)
  • Ribbon:  EK Success
  • Accents:  Flowers, gems, charm - all from my stash
  • Stamp:  Sentiment (The Old Island Stamp Company)

Here's a close-up of the flowers, leaves, and charm.

I would like to support the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create AG 3/3

Bunny Zoe's Animals UE
Crafting by Designs October AG UE

Crafty Catz Autumn 2/3
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper AG with Patterned Paper UE
DL.ART October Linky AG 1E/day
Eclectic Ellapu Pink Team - Flowers UE
Fairytale Stampers Flowers/Ribbon 1E
Great Impressions Autumnal Elegance 2/3
Hiding in my Craftroom Super Scraps Saturday 3/3
Inspiration Destination AG UE
Jellypark Friends Fall/Autumn 2/3
Jo's Scrap Shack Happy Fall (Fall Birthday) 2/3
Let's Craft and Create Autumn UE
MFP Friends of Speedy TV Autumn Colours 1/5
OLLC Inspired by Nature UE
TOP 3 Pile it On Use 2 or more Die Cuts UE
{PIN}spirational Inspiration Photo (inspired by the colours and flowers) 1/5
Pixie's Snippet Playground Use Snippets (die cuts, punched flowers all from snippets) 2/3
Seize the Birthday AG Birthday 2/3
Sketch and Stash Sketch Below (I've used a few neglected items here.  First, my punches, which I never seem to use any more after discovering dies.  Secondly, the ribbon.  I've had it for years and tucked away after I bought it.  I found it when I moved, along with some other fun crafty goodies!) UE
Stamping Sensations Warm Autumn Colours 1/3
Sweet Stamps Blog Fall 1E
The Crazy Challenge Autumn Gatherings 1/4

Thank you for looking at my card!  Wishing you a joyful day!

P.S.  I'm celebrating my 50th birthday this month with Candy!  Help me celebrate - my candy is here!



  1. I have a bit of a thing for foxes Kitty and long with the lovely warm Autumnal colours really like your card today. It would fit our Stamping Sensations theme very well !

    B x

  2. Pretty fall colors. Love the cute fox. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Seize the Birthday.

  3. Fantastic coloring with those pencils once again - and love the little scene you created for Mr. Fox!!! Fabulous card!

  4. An adorable Foxy image with lovely layering and beautiful die cuts, Beautiful in bright colors!

  5. This is adorable, such a cute image and fabulous die cut details.

  6. Gorgeous card Kitty. The fox is so adorable - love it! :oD xx

  7. Beautiful card, wonderful colors, die cuts and accents. The fox image is darling. Thank you for joining us this week at HIMCR.

    Sue - HIMCR DT

  8. Oh Hi Kitty - oolala gorgeous card - your backings are lovely! on my blog you mentioned you were searching for the "B" item. It is the ZODIAC - so the B is Birthdays! Sorry, not so obvious maybe!!!! Hugginz, Samara x

  9. This is so beautiful!! The image is adorable!! All of the details you added are perfect!! Fabulous card!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  10. Such a lovely card thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge...Sue DT

  11. Adorable card! Love the cute fox! :) Thank you for sharing it with us at the Crafty Catz this week! Ingrid xx

  12. Wow...so much to look at on this card! Really pretty! Love the scene you have created. Thanks for sharing your talents with us at Seize the Birthday!

  13. Adorable card!!! I love the bright colors. So many fun things to look at on your card. Cute cute cute!

  14. This is stunning! I love the combination of colors and the way you created the scene behind the colored panel! Thank you for you kind words on my blog and about my videos! I hope you are able to find some inspiration in them.

  15. Mr. Foxy is fantastic! I love the image and your wonderful colors. You always do an amazing job of adding detail to your cards. Very pretty!

  16. WOW Kitty, love this my friend, I love how you add your detail, the colours, just inspiring, hun, hugs xxx

  17. Love the little fox...it made me smile! Thank you for sharing with Fairytale Stampers - Myrna (DT)

  18. so sweet and lovely, a real fall card, lots of hugs to you and cuddle your three furbabys for me, they also told me they would like a treat :), Marion

  19. Ah bless Kitty he is so cool hun love him - hope u don t get this twice just had a blogger error have a great day hugs Judith x

  20. Sweet card, very cute image...
    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.x

  21. Such a fabulous card!
    I love the take on our sketch and the vibrant colours you've used too.
    Thanks for joining in with us at Sketch N Stash.
    Chrissie xx

  22. Darling card. TFS and joining us at Jos' for Funday Friday

  23. Love your fox Kitty,the colours and scene are fabulous xx

  24. Oh I love this card Kitty! Sweet image and I adore all the extras you added :)



  25. This is a beautiful card, I love the colours and the scene, lovely, great work!

    Thank you for the lovely comment you left on my blog, it's much appreciated, and for becoming a follower, I hope to see you again soo.
    hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  26. hello, what sweet cards you have on your blog. I am having a giveaway, you can leave a comment here for your chance at winning


    sparkle & shine *~*

  27. Great card, like how you did the main image and all the background is kind of separate and matches perfectly in color!

  28. Love your colourful card and the pretty embellishments.

  29. Such a pretty image on a very pretty card. Love your take on the sketch you used. The colours you used make it such a happy card - perfect for a birthday!
    Thanks for joining in the fun at Hiding in My Craft Room.
    Lena – DT
    Lena’s Creations

  30. OH MY GOSH! This is too cute! That fox is darling and I adore all the different elements you used! Thank you for joining us at Great Impressions! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  31. love the image and great selection of embellishments-thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create
    Carol Dt x

  32. Mr Foxy is certainly a handsome fellow! This is super fun and full of fall. Thanks for sharing your handsome creation with us at Sweet Stamps for our Fall challenge! and ps...Happy Birthday month! I just celebrated my 50th in August. Welcome to the club! xx ~Donna K

  33. Oh such a cute fox!!! I love this card, such great and fun colors! Thank you for joining us at Jo's FFC!

  34. Love the adorable fox image! Gorgeous autumn colours too, perfect for our challenge! Thank you for sharing your beautiful card with us at Stamping Sensations.


  35. Adorable image! Love the fox! Great choices of colors used, beautiful card!! Thank you for joining us at Great Impressions!

  36. Thank you for joining this week at Not Just Cards Challenges Good luck and We hope you'll join us again soon.
    Zoe x
    Handmade with lots of Love

  37. Awesome card/scene! Thanks for joining Party Time Tuesdays! Good luck!

  38. A wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at Fairytale Stampers.

  39. Wonderful colourful creation. Thank you very much for sharing another of your lovely makes with us over at Jellypark Friends for our autumn/fall challenge. Mel :o)

  40. this is so so cute -
    TFS over at Eclectic Ellapu this month x

  41. Cute fox. Lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Not just Cards. Judy DT

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  43. DARLING Card!
    Thank You for joining us last week at PIO!
    Hope to see you again soon!!
    Have a GREAT Day!

  44. I love this!! What a fantastic image and coloring. Thank you for sharing your beautiful work with The Crazy Challenge this week.

  45. I do so love this fox!

    Thanks for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu and come back soon!



  46. Super card, such a cute image and a lovely colour combo! Thanks for playing along with us at Sketch N Stash, good luck! Juliexx

  47. This is gorgeous. Hope the foxy hasn't eaten your trademark kitty!!!! :oO Lol.
    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

    I have a blog candy with a £50 voucher to win if you are interested.

  48. Great card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen

  49. Gorgeous Card! Thanks for sharing in our Anything Goes challenge for October at Crafting By Designs. Mo xxx

  50. Your card is the cutest!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper