samedi 7 mars 2020

Froggy Christmas...


Hello everyone!
Saturday is 52CCT day and I'm here today with our new challenge.
This week we play with a sketch.



I got some new stamps this week, and I couldn't resist using one for this challenge...


I've wanted those frogs (Katzelkraft) for a long time, and finally they arrived - and not just them!
...but shhh, I'll show you that some other day! 

I started by cutting out a star, to make a stencil. I used this stencil and another one with holes to mark the star on the card. I drew all lines with a thin black marker - some lines with a grey alcohol marker to indicate shadows and to give depth. I sponged the inside of the star with Distress inks and added a few splashes of white ink, still using the stencil. Then I used the cut-out star as a mask and added some black splashes.  
Now comes the frog! 
I stamped it, colored it with alcohol markers, fussy-cut it and slightly embossed it's belly, under which I then glued some adhesive foam, to keep the bulge. I also stamped some accessories, such as Santa's hat, candy cane and fir tree - and yes, the frog's eyes as well, because I didn't like his! I added some Wink of Stella to the frog and glued it, as well as the accessories onto the card. I stamped the word "toadily" along the edge of the star and wrote the rest by hand, trying to make it look as close as possible.
I heat-embossed the word Christmas on a black strip and glued it under the frog. Then I glued a narrow strip of washi tape on the edge of a card base, stuck the card with the frog next to it and cut off everything that was sticking out. As a final touch I added three enamel dots. 

Hope you like it!
Have Fun!!




52CCT Sketch






Linked up with:
Stamplorations  - March Stencil Challenge - Anything Goes
Merry Little Christmas - Anything Christmas Goes
Christmas With The Cuties - Anything Goes (Optional Clean & Simple)
Christmas 24 - Color Challenge

  SPREAD THE MERRY LITTLE LOVE AND GRAB A BADGE!

Christmas with the Cuties Badge  




Stamps: Frog (Katzelkraft); Accessories: Candy cane and fir three (The Stamps of Life); Santa's hat (Hero Art); Sentiment: Christmas (The Stamps of Life); Toadily (Panny Black);
Inks: Onyx Black (Versafine); Barn Door, Spiced Marmalade, Tumbled Glass (Ranger Distress); Pear Pizzazz (SU); Nuit Blanche and Noir Elégance (Scrap Plaisir); Alcohol markers
Dies: Star (Scrap Plaisir);
Washi tape, enamel dots

18 commentaires:

  1. What a fun Christmas card, full of joy card. Love how you put it all together.
    Hugs, Majda

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  2. super fun Rosi, elle est si drôle et joyeuse, biz

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  3. Eine mega mäßig coole, lustige und sehr gelungene Karte!!! Bises

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  4. Fantastic and super fun card! Love it!

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  5. Great card that reminds me of the Warner Brothers singing frog!!!

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  6. Besser geht's nimmer - ich konnte mich nicht zurueckhalten und habe Deine Karte ge-CASed. kommt am Mittwoch....

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  8. I love that frog! What a fun card!

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  9. GENIAL !!! Du kommst auf Ideen, der Wahnsinn. Eine superschöne Karte.

    Liebe Grüße
    von Anke

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  10. This is spectacular, Rosi! I adore frogs so you stole my heart right off the bat, but your design with the two stencils and your coloring takes this over the top!! (p.s. I sent you an email; please let me know if you received it. Thank you!) Hugs, Darnell

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  11. A super fun, colourful and cas card. Thank you for joining in at Christmas with the Cuties. Lynne DT

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  12. verry funny froggy card! Thank you for joining in Christmas24. evi

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  13. Such a cute card. Your color choices and layout make this just adorable.
    Thanks for joining us at Christmas With The cuties
    Julie T

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  14. OMG...I Toadly Love your frog and stenciled very colorful Christmas star, Rosi. Thank you for sharing with us at STAMPlorations Stencil Challenge. Hugs..Nancy
    P.S. I enlarged to get the full effect of your beauty!!!

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  15. Absolutely love this crazy frog - so beautiful. Thanks so much for playing along with Christmas 24 Challenge. Deborah, DT.

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  16. This is so cute and fun and I love that you made your own star stencil! Thank you for joining us at STAMPlorations Stencil Challenge!

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  17. looove this card! thank you for playing along with us at STAMPlorations challenges!!!

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