Monday, July 9, 2018

Red, White and Blue CAS Kitties!

I didn't have a chance to make a 4th of July card - it's been a crazy summer thus far! But, I got this cute die from Simon Says Stamps and I just had to use it; what better way to show some {a wee bit late} patriotism? Plus, seeing SO many Red, White & Blue challenges, I just HAD to whip something up and enter in all the fun!


What I Used to Make my Card:
Kraft Card Base
Red, White & Blue paper
Simon Says Stamp Kitty Cat Die, #S470
Trinity Stamps, Lady Liberty
Versamark Pad
Simon Says Stamp Fine White Detail Embossing Powder
Dimensional Dots

Once I had cut all the cats, I glued them together.  I then inked up my
sentiment with VersaMark ink and embossed it with white embossing powder directly onto my Kraft card base.  I attached the kitties to the card with dimensional dots and that's it! A super easy CAS card in red, white and blue!

Thanks for stopping by for this easy tutorial! I hope you are staying cool and hydrated, this heat is crazy! We are breaking all kinds of records here in Colorado; unfortunately, one of them is for the biggest forest fire the state has ever seen.  Stay alert and be careful out there! Fondly, Christi

I am entering my Red, White & Blue Kitties in the following challenges:
Cute 'n Crafty - #4, 4th of July
Crafting with Dragonflies - #108, Animal
DL ART Thankful Thursday - #231, Red, White & Blue
Addicted to Stamps - #299,  CAS
Craftaholics R Us - #27, Any Holiday Cards
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Red, White & Blue
Crafty Gals Corner - #169, Red, White & Blue
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - #16, Anything Goes w/ a Critter
Eclectic Ellapu - M, Red, White & Blue
Just For Fun Rubber Stamps - M, July Color Challenge - Red, White and Blue
Happy Little Stampers - M, Anything Goes with Dies
Happy Little Stampers CAS Challenge - M, Animals
Sunny Day Crafting - #26, Animals
SUYP - M, #32, Anything Goes with Cats

 


23 comments:

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    1. Thank you Heidi!! I think so, too - I collect cat stamps, dies and real ones LOL so I scoop up as many cat themed goodies as I can :)

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  2. So cute! I bought that cat die too, but have not used it yet!

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  3. So Cute! Thanks for sharing with us at Sunny Day Crafting.
    I have a new scrapbooking challenge blog if you are also a scrapbooker. Would love you to link up your layouts! Bimini Moose Scrapbook Challenges
    Janis
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  4. Super cute card! Great idea! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  5. Me again! Thanks for sharing with us at Craftaholics R Us.
    I have a new scrapbooking challenge blog if you are also a scrapbooker. Would love you to link up your layouts! Bimini Moose Scrapbook Challenges
    Janis
    Pause Dream Enjoy

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  6. What a great 4th card! I love the Kitty Dies! Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with Dies!

    www.thebluemoonstitch.com

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  7. If it has cats, you know I'm going to love it!

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  8. I love the red, white and blue cats on the kraft background. Thank you for joining the DL.ART July Linky Challenge,

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  9. Hi Christi! I'm so glad you joined in with us this month at JFF Rubber Stamps! Thanks for sharing your cute card with us and good luck! Wendy DT

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  10. CAS and totally precious! Love your cute and fun card. Thanks so much for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies.
    Stay safe with all those fires.
    Lynn

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  11. I have 3 cats! These dies are adorable. Thanks for joining the Just For Fun challenge!

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  12. What a darling card...those cats are so cute! Thanks for joining in on the fun at JFF Stamps!

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  13. Very cute card. Pretty simple design. Thank you for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu this month. Judy DT

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  14. Happy Bastille Day too! Love the cats - too cute! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies where the latest challenge is to make a card with an animal on it!

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  15. Fabulous - simple and yet so effective. Love the sweet kitties :-)
    Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.
    Hugz
    IKE x
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  16. Oh so clever! Love your patriotic cats. Thanks for playing at the HLS CAS Challenge.

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  17. Great CAS design. I love your cats! Thanks so much for playing along at Happy Little Stampers xx

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  18. Absolutely adorable! Thanks for joining at JFF Stamps.

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  19. Super cute use of your new die. Thank you for sharing this and joining the July challenge at Just For Fun.

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  20. What a super fun card Christi, brought a smile to my fcae.
    Thankyou for joining us at Happy Little Stamper Anything Goes with Dies Challenge this July, All the best.
    DT Seemaa
    (https://icraftpaper.blogspot.com)

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