Sunday, September 25, 2016

For You Froggie

Hello, everyone! I'm back again! This is my second post today!  This time I'm sharing a froggie card! I made this for a male family member who loves frogs. I tried to keep it masculine - you know I struggle with those! Hopefully he won't mind the sparkle!


This adorable image is called For You Froggie from My Stitch Back in Twine and it was available as a freebie at Creative Moments (thank you!). I coloured him with Prismacolor pencils and fussy-cut so I could pop him up on foam tape. I also added Glossy Accents to his eyes.

My card was inspired by the DCWV September Stack-a-holic card sketch:


Here are the other products used:
  • Designer paper:  DCWV Painted Petals Premium Stack 12" x 12" and Glitter Cardstock Stack -  Jewels 6" x 6"
  • Clear stamp:  Sentiment (Your Next Stamp)
  • Dies:  Frame (Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangles), lily pad (Nellie's Multiframe Ovals)
  • Other:  Dragonfly and vellum from my stash

I would also like to support the following challenges: Crafty Catz AG Optional Ribbon and Pearls 1/3; Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper September UE; Creatalicious AG Optional Inspired by Song (Kermit the Frog - "Being Green") 3/3;Creative Moments AG Optional Fall Colours 3/3; Deep Ocean AG UE; Inspiration Destination AG UE; Jo's Scrap Shack AG 3/3; Just Keep On Creating AG UE; Little Scrap Pieces Show it Off Saturday 1E; Love to Scrap AG 4/5; Not Just Cards September AG UE; Perfectly Created Chaos Patterns 1/3; The Paper Girls Nature 3/3

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

29 comments:

  1. Kitty, you really rock this sketch! Beautifully elements choices for the card and that frog looks so at peace. This is simply too cute and will be un-frog-getable by the guy in your family! Well done! Have a lovely evening. Hugs.

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  2. Gorgeous card. Love the cute Froggie and the colours you used.
    Valerija xx

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  3. A fabulous card - love the froggie and I'm sure your friend will love it too!
    Kath x

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  4. Nailed the sketch ..love all the layers and the froggy..
    Love
    Richa

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  5. It's a great masculine card Kitty - love that cute froggy! Michelle x

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  6. That frog is just too cute and I love all the green papers as well. Hope you had a nice weekend and Thanks so much for sharing your creation at
    Anything goes September link-up, Just keep on creating
    Susan xx

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  7. A super card Kitty, such a fabulous design.
    Pauline
    x

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  8. A real fun card..
    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.....x

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  9. Cute and funny card! Thanks for join us at Creative Moments this time, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz DT

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  10. He'll love it! I love green and I love this sweet card. Barbxx

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  11. This is really a cool card for a masculine recipient!! Fabulous! The frog looks very fun and the detail of the glossy accents on the eyes is a delight!!! Love the colours and the sparkling! I think that the sparkling isn't too much for a male! Well done, my friend!

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  12. An awesome creation sweetie, love the layout.
    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxx

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  13. loving the sentiment and the image. Masculine cards are always harder to make for me too, although this one is just lovely, lots of hugs and love, a bellyrub if they want one for Kiwi, Honeydew and Snowie, Marion

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  14. This is great masculine card I belive that he is not going to mind a litlle sparqle... We all nedd some just a litlle bit :)
    ♥Hugs Valentina♥

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  15. A fun card and sure to bring that masculine receiver a big smile.

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  16. This is so cute, I like the open frame, unforgettable!

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  17. I absolutely love the super cute froggie!! SUPER sweet!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    Crafting with Creative M

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  18. What a super design! toadally love this! xxD

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  19. A break from the coffee cards! This is a sweet green card with a lovely frog and great background. Wonderful way of doing the sketch.

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  20. its cute for male card my friend
    and lovely face of the frog
    love all the green
    and nice layout too
    sparkle hmmm I never used on male card but this time it is great on your card
    he will be smile to see this..I guarantee :)

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  21. Fabulous and wonderful card Kitty thank you for joining us over on
    Inspiration Destination
    Dianne xx
    IDCB DT

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  22. So cute card! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges.
    Mieko xx

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  23. Adorable frog and he ought to be tickled to get this cute card. I also find masculine charges challenging. Thanks for your enter into our challenge at Love To Scrap.

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  24. Gorgeous male card Kitty!
    xoxo Olga

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  25. This is very cute, in a dude sort of way. That froggie looks so zen sitting there.

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  26. Frogs and owls, I never seem to get enough of them, they're so versAtile, perfect for persons of any age. This definitely has a masculine feel, I think the sparkle doesn't make it any less so. Cool!

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  27. Oh my... and I almost missed this too! Love this zen froggy! That's a great sketch.. love that rectangle that goes over and under... beautiful card!

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  28. Such a cute card! Love that little frog and your pattern choices. Thank you for linking up again at Perfectly Created Chaos. I hope to see you again soon!

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  29. A wonderful card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional pick a tune” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

    Hugs,
    Melanie
    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

    (DT The Sketchy Challenges)


    PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy the past couple of weeks…

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