Thursday, July 21, 2011

Tankful of Thanks


Okay, so my 14 week old kitten(Catapult) found my fish tank this week.  I know, I know I shouldn't let her on the bar counter, but it was so darn fun watching her jump around, pawing, and watching them.  It just inspired me to create a fish tank card.  I remembered that Lawnscaping was having a Stamp a Scene Challenge--#14.  Using bubble wrap from some stamps I received in the mail this week (hee, hee), I dabbed Memories Baby Blue ink and created a bubbly background.  Then I stamped and heat embossed (Ranger--black sparkle) my fish  (Inkadinkado) on different colored card stock scraps.  I wanted my fish to represent the colors of the rainbow for The Color Throwdown Challenge #151--rainbow.  I used beads to create the sand on the bottom of the tank and Stampendous' Sushi Bowl Party for the coral and shell.  I used pop dots to make the red and purple fish as well as the sentiment pop out.  I used Martha Stewart's Bubble Bath (I just love that name.) to punch a border for the top of my water.  I ended up with a cute tankful of fish to give to someone.  Thanks for checking out my cards.




6 comments:

  1. Fun and creative! ;) I would love to see that kitten in action....I bet she's darling.

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  2. Very cute! Love the colors!

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  3. What a cute "tank-ful" of rainbow fish! And what a cute kitten! Thanks for playing in the Color Throwdown with us!

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  4. What an adorable scene you have created! Cute sentiment too! And the pic of your kitten is hilarious! Thanks for joining us at Lawnscaping!

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  5. Love all of the different colored fish on your card! TFS =)

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  6. Those fish are just so cute!!

    Thanks for playing along with the Color Throwdown this week!!

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