Friday, 12 June 2015

Diecut Divas and Puppies

Bugaboo is sponsoring the june bug challenge over at Diecut Divas so when I saw this puppy and snail image I knew it would be a perfect fit. This is what I created with it.
Diecut Divas, Bugaboo Cute Puppy

Diecut Divas, Bugaboo Cute Puppy

Card Tip:

Patchwork backgrounds are a great way to use up all those little scraps of patterned paper we all seem to accumulate, I have used a die to cut out my squares to add an interesting touch.

Card Ingredients:

Card Stock: Francheville textured blue card stock for base, Quill white card stock for background piece.
Papers: Assorted pattern paper scraps.
Stamps:Bugaboo Stamps Cute Puppy
Ink: Distress ink mowed lawn, tumbled glass for sponging.
               Nose: C7+C9 
               Body: E23+E15+E18 
               Patches: E25+E29
               Snail: BG05+G14 
               Grass: YG03+YG06 
Dies: Mpress ornate square.
Other: silver vertical happy birthday stickers.

Challenge List:


  1. Just gorgeous Cathie. I fell in love with the puppies as well. Love your PP on the card.

  2. Well, I hope Random dot org gets fixed cause this is just too stinkin' cute! Thanks for sharing and joining us today at Inspiration Destination Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again next week and good luck!
    IDCB Owner

  3. I was entering my card at Creative Knockouts and was instantly drawn to your fun card. Great job....just wanted you to know how much I liked it.

  4. This is the cutest image, seriously. :) Love your coloring and choice of papers.
    Have an awesome day, Cathie!

  5. Awww, Cathie, this is adorable! What a sweet pup and your coloring is wonderful. Time for me to put on a DT hat -- Thanks so very much for playing in our "BINGO" challenge at Aud Sentiments. Good luck and I hope you'll play along again soon.
    NanaConnie DT

  6. That is so cute! Love that image and your card showcases it perfectly.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion

    Helen x

  7. Beautiful card, coloured beautifully too. Thank you for joining us over at challenge 11, good luck

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx DT LPOCF

  8. So beautiful and cute card. Thanks for sharing your lovely creation for the Craft Your Passion Challenges, hope to see you again soon. Helena DT xx

  9. Loe your card and the vertical sentiment! So glad you took the time to link up in our gallery at Seize the Birthday and enjoyed our Animal topping too!

  10. that pup is too cute!!! Thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Spread the word! Our challenge is always anything goes! Good luck!

    La-Vie B. – Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge Blog DT
    Follow me at C’est La-Vie Designs Unlimited, LLC

  11. Hi, A lovely project. Love the image and the lovely design. Thank you for joining us this Month. Crafting With An Attiude Good luck. We would love to see you again for our next challenge.
    Erin (Challenge Blog Owner)

  12. So cute and love the way you did the background. Good idea to use up those scraps. Thanks for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday

  13. He looks so sweet. Lovely that patterned paper background.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination. Good luck and hope to see you again.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

  14. This is so sweet. I love your little pup and what a great job coloring
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #157 “Fathers Day” Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  15. Such an adorable image. Love your coloring and your patchwork! Exactly right for this challenge. Thanks for joining us at Creative Knockouts this week. Good luck! Maggie - DT