Tuesday, April 29, 2014


Hi. everyone!  I am still on the Asian-themed cards, and this time I made a masculine card featuring a panda.  I got the beautiful image from Tidbits Trinkets Images and then coloured with my Prismacolor pencils.

Here are the other supplies used:
  • Embossing folder:  Cuttlebug Plum Blossoms
  • Dies:  Nellie's Multiframe Squares and Circles
  • Punch:  Marvy Uchida Dragonfly
  • Asian patterned paper:  Ink and Whimsy (won in a challenge - thank you!)
  • Cardstock: Recollections
I enjoy supporting the following challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks Embossing (dry) UE
613 Avenue Create Anything Goes 3E #3
Allsorts Oriental 3E #2
A Gem of a Challenge Cute and Cuddly UE
Crafting from the Heart Anything Goes 3E #2
Crafty Little Fairies Furry Friends 3E #3
Ditzie Digi Anything Goes UE
DL.ART April Linky UE 1/day
Dragonfly Dreams Make it for the boys UE
Jellypark One for the Boys 2E #1
Just B Creative Crazy April Just Because Linky Party UE 1/day

Let's Craft and Create Dies and Punches (used both) UE
Lexi's Creations For the man/boy in your life 2E #1 
My Craft Creations Anything Goes UE
MFP Speedy TV Oriental Sketch Challenge (see below) 5E #2
Penny's Paper-crafty One for the Boys 3E #1
QKR Stampede Cards for a Young Boy 3E #1
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Clean and Simple 5E #3
Simply Create Too Stack 'em up (at least 2 layers) 3E #3
Sister Act (Cards Only) Anything Goes UE
Stamping Sensations Dies and/or Punches (used both) 3E #3
That Craft Place Anything Goes 3E #3
The Paper Shelter For the Boys 3E #1
Through the Craftroom Door Anything Goes 2E #1
Totally Gorjuss Cuddly UE
Without Words Gentlemen Only 3E #1
Whoopsi Daisy Hand Coloured Image UE

MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge
Thank you for looking at my card!  I enjoy reading your comments.  Wishing you a joyful day!


  1. Wow! What a beautiful image and card! Thank you for sharing with us at MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge.

  2. Fab colouring and such a pretty picture, take your time with the email, I understand and no worries :), lots of hugs and love to you and cuddles to Kiwi and Honeydew

  3. Great creation! I love the black embossed layer and your panda is colored beautifully! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week.
    Tina - DT

  4. A great furry friend!! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Little Fairies and Good Luck!! Sarah

  5. Another beauty!!! Thanks for joining us this week at MFP/OSC.

  6. This is a fabulous card, I love your Panda image and embossed background.

  7. This is so beautiful!! I love the panda image!! The embossing is fabulous!! What a gorgeous card!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  8. That's a great looking panda image, and your card is wonderful! I love the colors and embossing!

  9. Fabulous Panda image and fabulous card.

  10. Love the embossing in the background and that is one fantastic image!! Beautiful!

  11. I love pandas and this one is fabulous!

    Thanks for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams and I hope we see you again soon!


    Owner Dragonfly Dreams

  12. Your panda turned out awesome! Very pretty card!

  13. This fabulous! I love the image, wonderful colours and brilliant detailing too.
    Thank you for taking part in the Crafty Little Fairies Challenge this week.
    Sue xx

  14. Gorgeous card Kitty, I love the image you've used.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  15. Your panda is fabulous with the pretty colors and Asian papers.

    Hugs Diane

  16. What a great card! That embossed background is perfect for that fantastic image! Thanks for joining us at Jellypark Friends! :o)

  17. Beautiful card. Love the panda and the dragonflies. Thanks for joining us this week for our "Cards for a Young Boy Challenge." Come back to join us again and good luck.
    Karal QKR Stampede DT

  18. Just gorgeous, your cards are really spectacular and love the way you made this awesome coloured one.xxx

  19. Gorgeous card, Kitty! Such an amazing combination of image, papers, and texture. The dragonflies are the perfect accents.

  20. Another lovely Oriental creation Kitty, thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations and Allsorts challenges.

    B x

  21. Fabulous Asian themed card, love the dragonflies.

  22. Gorgeous card, love your Panda. Thanks for joining in with us at Stamping Sensations this month. Maddy x

  23. What a wonderful panda card! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts and joining our challenge.

  24. So beautiful, perfect for our challenge, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

  25. Hi Kitty - what a gorgeous card. I love the asian paper and the lush colours you've used. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations this time, and for bearing with our Mr Linky issues!
    Helen x (DT)

  26. Lovely card, love the image and the embossed background,
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'Oriental' challenge and good luck x Susan x

  27. A beautiful card - love that panda - so realistic. Thanks so much for joining us htis month at the Dragonfly Dreams Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  28. Perfect!! Amazing coloring!!

  29. Great Masculine card! Your panda looks very realistic!

  30. Such striking colours and a great take on the sketch. Love the scenery snapshot in the circle.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  31. Great masculine card!! Love the color combination and cute panda image.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Simply Create Too. Join us again soon. :-)

  32. This is fab, the colours suit the image perfectly, Liz x

  33. I like your take on the sketch - and the dimension with the textured background and the out of the box circle element. Nicely done! Thank you so much for sharing your project & creativity at our house!
    ~ginny, DT for 613 Ave Create:
    #69 ATG
    RubberMAD (GettyCollection.com)

  34. Perfect panda for an asian themed card, and I love the dragonflies! Thanks so much for joining us at Through the Craft Room Door.

    Jeannie Thomas
    TTCRD Design Team

  35. Great card, love the image, thanks for joining us at Without Words.

    Donna x

  36. Another great card, well done. Thanks for joining in at Crafting From The Heart this week.
    Cheers Nicole DT

  37. Beautiful card...I love your sweet panda and your coloring is just gorgeous. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Simply Create Too.

  38. What a fab card for a man! Thanks for joining us at That Craft Place Challenge Blog. Erin xx

  39. Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us over at Jellypark Friends this challenge. Good luck in the draw!

    Lisa xox
    Paper Craft Bliss

  40. Wonderful masculine card. Great job with your colouring as well!