Monday, June 11, 2018

Dreaming of You

A while back I posted a card made with a Memory Box die that had these adorable bunnies and I spoke about buying the sheep at the same time.  Now, I KNEW I had made a card with the sheep; they are just too cute to keep filed away.  Today I finally found the card that I knew I'd made! I'm happy I found the card; not so happy that I forgot about it! 




What I Used to Make this Card:
White Card Base
Memory Box Leaping Sheep Die, #99903
VersaFine Ink in Onyx Black
Silver Shimmer Card
Silver Glitter Card
My Monthly Hero, August of 2017, for sentiment and clouds
Die-Namics Stitched Oval STAX, #MFT-521
White Card
Black Card

I knew exactly how I was going to use these sheep, but before I settled on which ones I was going to use I cut out a bazillion, like I typically do.  In addition to this sheep, there is one that is smaller.  I made brown sheep, beige sheep, and even black sheep - in both sizes.  That was wonderful until one of my darling fur babies got into the stash and tipped it over.  All over.  Needless to say, a sheep herder I am not.  I'm STILL finding them and this was over 2 months ago.  Happily, I had set aside these four already, so the damage wasn't too great.
Another Peek

Having my sheep done, I chose a dark grey for the night sky, silver card for the moon, silver glitter card for the large star, some white puffy clouds, and a few sequin silver stars.  I used the Hero Arts My Monthly Hero kit from August, 2017 for the moon, large star, clouds, and the sentiment.  I cut the sentiment using one of the stitched oval stax dies.  Once I had the placement down, the card made itself.  In retrospect, a few of the sheep just might be looking a tad too high, but I still think it's a cute card.

I hope you like this card as much as I do - it's a bit different than what I typically make, but I have SO many other ideas.  Wouldn't these sheep be darling on a baby shower card? I can see them frolicking in the snow for a winter themed card, perhaps meeting up with the bunnies.  I could go on and on but I won't.  Thank you for stopping by and I hope to see you again soon! Christi 

PS: My giveaway will be closing on June 30, 2018 - it is open internationally and you can get all the details here. Good Luck!

I am entering my Dreaming of You card in the following challenges:
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - M, Anything Goes with a Critter
a to z Scrapbooking - M, Monochrome
Creative with Stamps - M, Cute Animals
Happy Little Stampers - M, Anything Goes w/ Die Cuts
Get Creative Challenge - M, Monochrome
Path of Positivity - #60 - M, Anything Goes w/ specified color {neutrals}
Monochrome Magic - #11, Monochrome {entry 2}
Art Impressions - Odd Animals
Inspiration Destination - #152, Anything Goes, and Use a REAL Stamp
Stars Stampz - Monochrome


14 comments:

  1. Cute card. I love the sheep jumping over the moon. So glad you joined us at A2Z Scrapbooking.

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  2. Awe...so cute! I love the sweet little sheep.Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers!

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  3. Darling card! Thanks for linking up to our June challenge at a2z.

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  4. Adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Get Creative Challenges! Angie-Owner/DT

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  5. Adorable card! Thanks for joining the challenge at Art Impressions.

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  6. Ha Ha this made me smile. Thanks for playing along with me this month. Lisa Monochrome Magic

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  7. Sweet sheep! What an adorable design! So happy you could share this with us at Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes w/ Dies Challenge and good luck!

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  8. Love it, Christi! Those sheep are just too cute. Now, I have to put on a DT hat - Thanks so much for playing along with us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies this month and I hope we'll see you again soon.
    NanaConnie DT

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  9. Super cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative with stamps- Pam DT

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  10. Christi, this is adorable! I love those sheep. Thanks for joining us this month at The Path of Positivity Challenge blog. Julie, DT member

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  11. how cute is this?! thanks for joining us at a2z!

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  12. Thanks so much for entering the a2z Scrapbooking Blog's June "Monochrome" challenge with your amazing entry! We hope you'll keep coming back! ;)
    Hugs,
    Leslie, a2z DT
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    Love To Scrap!

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