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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Best Friends with my Dog

Coffee of the Day - White Chocolate Mousse


Today begins a new challenge over at Top Tip Tuesdays. We want to see you use office supplies on your projects. Our sponsors are Kenny K and Crimson Cloud. it's really fun to add these fun little embellies to your projects, especially for those hard to make guy cards. hope you will play along with us! :)


My card uses the Kenny K image Dog Walk, Echo Park digi papers and elements from the Brothers mini theme kit (it's on sale right now!), and sentiment from Create with TLC. my office supplies are standard twine, staples, mini clips, paper clip (hey, it's shaped like a dog bone. office supplies can be whimsical!), tag cut from clear packaging, and a sticker made with notebook paper. I just added some buttons and a bit of ribbon. a few little accents with my white gel pen as well as the woodgrain on the main image complete the card. sorry the brightness is a bit off. the metal clips made it hard to get a good scan.

I am giving this to my hunny bunny. I painted the dog to look like Latte. they have this hysterical love/hate relationship. Mocha has always been his 'shadow', (and she is doing much better right now! thanks for the well wishes for her btw!), but Latte is my 'princess pup' who really intimidates Dave at times. we laugh about it. but poor Dave also gets the night-time dog duty, so that will make this card extra appropriate for him.

Everyone stay as cool as you can in this summer heat. NOW you know why I like snow so much! tee hee! when you don't have a/c, you'll take any excuse to stay cool you can! enjoy your day!

Challenges:
Kenny K - anything goes
Artistic Inspirations - fur or feathers
Card Mania - kraft paper
Kraft Journal - inks, paints, or markers (I watercolored with inks)
Paper Nest - animal love
Use Your Stuff - office supplies
Glitter & Sparkle - tag it
Little Claire - male theme
One Stop Crafts - for a friend
Die Cut Divas - die cut and boy/male
Stampin' with the Dragon - anything goes
Art Impressions - masculine
Delightful - raise the banner
Here Come the Boys - let's go dotty
Lia Stampz - anything goes

24 comments:

Carmen Mitchell said...

Love your furry friend... Thanks for entering Artistic Inspirations challenge.
Carmen
DT
http://artisticinspirationschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/

Suzilou said...

What a brilliant card, going to have to go get those papers and love how you have used the image.

Thank you for playing along with Kenny K this week :)

Zoe said...

Oh wow!! love your card

Thank you for joining this week at Artistic Inspirations

Zoe x
Handmade with lots of Love

Rhonda Miller said...

Your card is great. I love the creative use of the clips.

Penny said...

Great card for your hubby, Jennifer! Really great use of all the office supplies! I love the fun paper & image you chose. And the sentiment is too funny, knowing the back story! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Catherine Loh said...

that is quite cute .... brought a big smile when I saw it

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, love the layers & those office supplies look fab!

Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Stef H said...

wow jen! this is fabulous! FAB-U-LOUS!!! what a fun card!

i hate those night time walks ... in the winter!!!! sometimes i WISH we were allowed to have fences!!!

stay cool sunshine!

hugs :)

Abbie Kay said...

lovely card, so much to look at, great image and design. Thank you for joining us at Artistic this week Abbie (Owner) xx

Kerry said...

Super fun card and I adore all the lovely details. Love it very much. Thanks for joining us at Art Impressions' challenge!

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Brilliant card. Thank you for joining us at Here Comes the Boys challenge
Ginny ♥

Milena said...

Don't forget about the Use Your Stuff blog! Thanks for linking up with us. Love your card. You've managed to get a lot of office supplies on there!!

Patricia said...

I love your compilation of products on your card. Looks great! Thanks for joining in at Artistic Inspirations this week.

Ani said...

Very cute card! Thank you so much for playing along at Card Mania! Good luck! Ani

NickelNook said...

Ooh...White chocolate mousse sounds fabulous! YUM! You've created a super cute card, Jennifer! I love all the fun embellishing and the sweet image! Thanks so much for joining us again at Lia Stampz!...Nancy :o)

Andreja L. said...

Beautiful card you made! I love everything about it!
Thanks for playing along at OneStopCraftChallenge this week :-))
Hugs, Andreja

Dawn Turley said...

fabulous. Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Divas this month,

CreatewithTlc said...

I absolutely love this card. You have the best eye for adding treasures to your cards. I love the way you added the tickets....how clever are you~!
Paulette

Cheryl Valadez said...

Awe! LOVE this card Thanks for joining this week's challenge at Kenny K's Krafty Krew! Hugz, Cheryl

Woo said...

Fab card for the guys! Thanks for playing and sharing your work with the DT at Here Come The Boys 'Lets Get Dotty' Challenge, Woo, Teresa & Donna xx

Za ovinkom said...

So cute Jennifer! Love your banners and sentiment and bone is adorable!


Thank you for joining our Animal Love Challenge at The Paper Nest Dolls.
Jasmina DT PND

Hannah F said...

Too Funny! I Like it! thanks for joining the DCD Challenge this Month

Sarah said...

Love the card! I really like the mini clip banner!! Thanks for playing along with us @UYS!

Gemma said...

Great card and thank you for joining us at Little Claire's this month and good luck :)
hugs and xxx
Gemma