Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Meow ATC

Hello, everyone!  I made another ATC! This one coordinates with the two I shared on my Happy Little Stampers Guest Designer post, so now I have a set of three! I used the left-over flowers and patterned paper, and I added a kitty!  I have been making a lot of ATCs lately.  I find it appealing to work on such a small scale.  For those who are new to ATCs, or Artist Trading Cards, they measure 3.5" x 2.5" and can be given to crafty friends with happy mail, which is exactly what I did with this one.  Now that it has been received, I am sharing it.

Products used:
  • Stamps:  Flowers (Happy Little Stampers Doodled Flowers clear stamps), sentiment (The Greeting Farm Purr-fect Cats), grass (free with magazine)
  • Dies:  Memory Box Pinpoint Rectangle Layers, Lawn Fawn Grassy Border, Cat Die
  • Patterned paper:  My Mind's Eye Love Me, Martha Stewart Crafts Love Notes, Pebbles We Belong Together, Simple Stories Snap Color Vibe
  • Ink: Lawn Fawn Jet Black, Versamark
  • Accessories:  Embossing folder (double hearts), Tim Holtz Bow Punch, Ranger white embossing powder, Posca white paint maker, heart gems (from my Dollarama stash)

Here is a photo of all three of my ATCs.  I made a mini Pocket Letter to hold them, and my crafty friend has received the happy mail!

If you're looking for ATC inspiration, check out Janis at Her Peaceful Garden. She is having an ATC party this month, with weekly themes. So far, there's a challenge for Cats, Chickens, and Teapots! There will be another new theme on Monday and I can't wait to see what it is! I'll be linking this Meow ATC to Janis's Cats link-up.

I would also like to support these challenges with my Meow ATC: A Gem of a Challenge Spring Flowers UE; Crafting By Designs Friendship (this mini pocket letter has been received by my crafty friend) 1/3; Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper February UE; Deep Ocean Cute and Cuddly UE; DL.ART February Linky AG 1/d; Happy Little Stampers - February ATC Challenge Hearts UE (see patterned paper, embossed heart background, and heart gems); Happy Little Stampers AG with Dies UE; Mod Squad Animal Fun 1/3; Penny's Paper-crafty AG 1/3; Pixie's Snippet Playground 320 Flowers, patterned paper, and embossed hearts all leftovers from my HLS GD project; die-cut cardstock for kitty also from my snippets box) 1E; Show Us Your Pussies Cats Only Love UE; The Outlawz Saturday PAM Lots of Layers 1E; Word Art Wednesday 322-323 AG w Uplifting Sentiment Wk2 1/5

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


Denise Bryant said...

Super cute kitty, and I love the set of ATCs! I bet the mini pocket letter was adorable!

vinita jain said...

Awww, she is so cute and adorable Kitty! Love this cute mini pocket letter! Congrats on GDT!

Lisa Lynn said...

Kitty, these are so sweet. You are so creative and do such a wonderful job at making the ATCs.

ike said...

Eeee ! What a gorgeous mini PL. This is so delightful :-)
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Camille Short said...

I love your blog. Thanks for all the inspiration.

Barbara Godden said...

Super cute ATC with a kitty on it, lovely trio I'm sure your friend loves it.

KraftyKoolKat said...

So cute & pretty Kitty.

cotnob said...

These are super Kitty, I love the flowers and your fabulous die cut cat.
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Verna Angerhofer said...

Wonderful ATC designs and such a cute kitty one especially.

scrAPpamondo said...

So happy to see a lot of new creations, Kitty! Well done! This cutie makes me smile,) he seems so proud of himself :) The red glittered bow is a lovely detail! Great ATC, my friend!! And your pocket letter is just delicious!
I'm going to see all the other your works!! Hugs

Scrapper69 said...

Sweet Kitty.. they all look wonderful together!


Di said...

LOVE your snippets ATC Kitty - and the set of three together looks brilliant. What a great way to use up snippets!

Lovely to see you in the Snippets Playground.


Di xx

The Altered Paper said...

Wow these are pretty! Great design and colors! I didn't know there was a mini pocket letter? Gorgeous work.

Susan Sieracki said...

What an adorable card. Thank you so much for playing along at the Mid Squad Challenge.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Fabulous trio of ATC's! That kitty is very cute. Thanks for joining in at HLS ATC Challenge

Jane said...

How wonderful to create your hat trick! Lucky recipient too! Thanks for linking up with HLS as well as Guest Designing.

Fikreta said...

its super cute!
love it!
its look so nice in live :D
thank you

Amy Seigler said...

Love your collection of ATC Cards! The kitty is so cute with the rest of the set! Thanks for playing along and designing for Happy Little Stampers ATC Challenge!

Linda said...

This is so cute .... love the little kitty. Such a pretty trio. Thanks for playing along, and being our Guest Designer at Happy Little Stampers xx

Janis said...

What a lovely mini-pocket letter for your friend!!! I adore the muted colors for this set. The kitty one, of course, is my fave....with its sweet and slightly smug expression. :) I have that same paper you are using as a backdrop for your cards, but I have only used one piece from the set. The fur print is amazing!!

Thank you so much for joining in my ATC Birthday Party!!!
<3 J

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Deepti Aggarwal said...

Wow.. Such a cute Atc's..Thank you so much for joining us at Happy Little Stampers - Anything goes with dies challenge . Hugs xx Deepti Aggarwal