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Just Go For It with Katzelkraft

Hi Everyone,

as you all know, Wednesday is Katzelkraft day on my blog. I clearly did get inspired by the Library Challenge (see picture below) for this card. I basically "recreated" the cover....



My stamp supplies:



I made the background first with a MFT stencil on black paper. I sponged white gesso over the stencil and then added distress oxide inks once it was dry. I stamped the cat and used Inktense pencils for coloring. I die cut the window frame with MFT Dienamics dies. I used an Exacto knife to cut the paws and slid the frame under the paws. Stamped the sentiment and used Inktense pencils to match up my window color. Added a thin strip of glitter paper.


If you feel the urge to buy any Katzelkraft products, you can also order them in the US from those companies: Lost Coast DesignsTopflight Stamps or Frantic Stamper 

Happy Stamping!



Linking up with:

The Library Challenge - see picture below
The Craft Stamper TIMI challenge - anything goes with a rubber stamp
Show us your Pussies - anything goes
The Woman in the Window Hardcover  by Take It, Make It Challenge

Comments

Flo said…
Oooohhh!!! wieder eine dieser wunderbaren Katzen, die Du auf solch tolle Art und Weise in Szene setzt!!!
Liebe Grüße
conil said…
Good grief. You really have recreated that book cover. How come I never thought of stenciling over black cardstock...I'm such a dunce because it looks awesome. And I see you're using your favorite, beautifully colored, puss. (Actually, I'm still giggling over the "Show Us Your Pussies" challenge, too.)
tonilea said…
What a super card! I love it. I always look forward to your Katzlekraft cards. you have such a wonderful sense of humor! I wish I could meet you someday.
Such a cute card. I sure had to smile at that funny cat.
Bobby said…
Hmm. Gesso through the stencil. That's something I'll have to try, Cornelia. It looks wonderful colored with DI.
papierelle said…
Großartige Umsetzung des Covers!!
ike said…
Hahahaha - that is fantastic :-D The kitty really made me laugh. A brilliant creation.
Thank you very much for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.
Hugz
IKE x

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Rosmarie said…
Echt cool die Frau im Fenster! :))) Tolle Umzetzung!
Anita in France said…
Clever, beautifully detailed and so fun, Cornelia ... that cat always has me smiling! Hugs, Anita :)
Marina said…
This looks amazing ....kind of cute and spooky and the bricks are beautifully done. Thanks for joining The Library
Linda said…
This really made me smile .... .I love it! Thank you for playing along with the Craft Stamper challenge xx
Love this! Such a fun card, and great colours! Thanks for joining us at the Craft Stamper Challenge! Suz x
Marina said…
This has been featured as a ‘Librarian’s Choice’. Thank you for sharing it at The Library.

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