Thursday, June 24, 2021

Cat Fish

 Aloha dear ones!

When I first saw this stamp set at Simon Says Stamp, it made me laugh! A cat-fish mermaid! What a sense of humor! 

Have you ever heard the Catfish Song by Jonny Boston? It incorporates a lot of song titles by Elvis. It's adorable and goes along "purrr-fectly" with this stamp image!

It's simple using a brushed background, a little stamping, paper piecing (umbrella) and die cutting. We have a sketch by Dirty Dozen gal Lisa using the monthly Jukebox theme at Splitcoaststampers. I used the colors and sketch to create the spliced umbrella. The edge of the sentiment oval is edged with Copic marker.

Thank you for your visit!

Stamp Set: "Cuddly Summer Critters" by SSS
Cardstock: Accent Opaque White 120#
Ink: Distress Oxide - Broken China, Evergreen Bough, Speckled Egg, Vintage Paper; Memento Rich Cocoa
Spellbinders Oval Die
Copic Markers
Adhesive Foam Tape
Stickles Diamond, Wink of Stella, Pearl for accent





Here is a little addition - "I wish I had."
I wish I had used a few brown dots for sand, a darker blue
sky, and some white ripples in the water 🎨 



8 comments:


  1. Wonderful card and so cute with the catfish image.

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  2. Well how stinkin' CUTE!!! The catfish is so fun, but that umbrella makes this card. I just LOVE it!!! Makes me smile all over my face!

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  3. Oh my goodness, how cute! Dear granddaughter would LOVE this! Thanks for sharing!!!

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  4. Oh Rosie, this is just TOO cute!!! I agree with Judy, that umbrella makes the card. Love the sentiment.

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  5. Adorable :) I. Love the image and what a sweet card.

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  6. What a cute, cute stamp! I love Simon says stamps. Your umbrella adds to its cuteness! I always have some "I wish I had" but your card is great without them!

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Your kind comments really encourage me a TON! Mahalo nui loa!