Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Simon Says: Father's Day/For A Guy


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

This week the challenge is


We are showcasing Tim Holtz Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would love to see them used
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store

I used a Crazy Cats Stamp and Die SetMini Crazy Birds Stamp and Die Set and Mixed Media 3 Thinlits Die set. Three of my most fave stamps and die sets all on one card!! Woo hoo!

My Dad loves a local lager called Cisk, so I masked the 'milk' before inking the stamp. He also wears a hat most of the time so I had to give the cat one, set at a jaunty angle, doesn't he look dapper! :-) The kitty is quite worried that that crazy bird is going to swoop down and pinch his beer so he is holding it tightly ;-)
The birds eyes are pointing upwards on the stamp, so I masked those too before inking and then used a black pen to add them looking downwards ;-)

I am still in London on vacation so I will catch up with you all when I get back :-)

Do you use Instagram ?  If so please add  #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too.

You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in

Hope you all have a great week :-)
Happy Crafting
Luv Lols x x x


Bashful said...

So creative! I love that you used both the cat and bird stamp sets. And masking the "milk" and the bird's eyes - brilliant!

Dotty Jo x said...

Great card, Jo x

Theresa Pace said...

hey Lorraine the cisk made me giggle. i recognised it. and i can spy the lovely sunshine in your pic too. love it, hugs xx

Caryn said...

Fabulous - love the looks on the cats faces, lol!!

Mandy said...

Fabulous card Lols! I love how you've combined the Crazy Bird & Cat :)
hugs Mandy xx

Arnoldo L. Romero, MLA said...

Those two critters from the 2 different TH collections, worked perfectly together in your clever and masculine composition. I like the fun color scheme you chose as well. Blessings!

DCAja said...

nice post!