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Saturday, November 10, 2018

Watermelon Moon

Hi Everyone,

when I saw the current Male Room challenge I knew immediately I had to play along. Do you fell the same about certain themes? They just speak to you. It took me quite a while to find a "suitable" piece of art, that I knew would work for me. I had actually in the end a whole list available, but I settled for Charlie Harper. I am a huge fan of him.


I just copied his artwork....It is called Watermelon Moon

You can see, he is the better artist....but I am still pleased with it.
I used the cute racoon from a STAMPlorations set called Woodland Friends. I die cut the watermelon with circle dies and the seeds I made with an ancient Martha Stewart punch.

As you can see, I couldn't resist a pun - follow your dreams - those racoons seem to be dreaming of watermelon, ha!


Linking up with:

The Male Room - Inspired by a famous artist (Charlie Harper)
2 Crafty Critters Challenge - anything with a critter
Creations in Pink - anything goes mainly pink
Mix It Up - aperture
Happy Little Stampers - anything goes with dies


2 Crafty Critter CraziesMix It Up Challenge Blog

10 comments:

jimlynn said...

Cute cute card! Love those little raccoons peeking out of the watermelon. Thanks so much for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies challenge this month too!
Lynn

conil said...

I'd say you nailed Charley in your own inimitable way. Looks perfect to me.

Mac Mable said...

Such a wonderful take on the artist. Vibrant, fun and those raccoons are adorable X .

Flo said...

Was für eine wunderschöne Wassermelonenkarte hast Du gestaltet!!!
Deine gefällt mir viel besser als die Vorlage.
Liebe Grüße

Anita in France said...

Vibrant, clever and so fun, Cornelia ... those raccoons are adorable! Hugs, Anita :)

Verna Angerhofer said...

I love this card. Such a cute design but in real life I don't like the raccoons eating the watermelons in my garden. LOL One year we had a huge melon on and I went to gather it in but on further inspection on the other side of it the insides had been all scooped out. One could see the claw prints of the coons that did the dirty deed too!

stamping sue said...

This is a wonderful and creative card with the raccoons eating their way thru the watermelon. thanks for joining MIUCB challenge.
stamping sue
http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

Monika Skinner said...

You really nailed this, Cornelia! I love it! Thanks so much for playing along at The Male Room challenge. Good Luck! xxx

K M Meena Herale said...

Wonderful work,
Thank you for Joining us at Happy Little stampers and waiting to see next time.

Hugs
Meena HLS DT

Daffodil Cards said...

I am so impressed, you have captured his artwork beautifully. A Fabulous result. I had to look him up though! (most would have to look mine up too LOL) and to see the original and yours, they would be great side by side. LOVE it. Thank you so much for joining us in our Inspired by an artist challenge at The Male Room this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.

Faith The Male Room DT
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The Male Room
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