Spooky Cat Cat & Mouse Friends
F un friendship card using Stampin' Up! products.
Cut cardstock and designer paper pieces to the following sizes using a Stampin' Trimmer:
- card from Soft Sky Cardstock at 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and scored at 4-1/4"
- 4" x 5-1/4" from Pumpkin Pie Cardstock
- 3-1/2" square from Soft Sky Cardstock
- scrap of Basic Black Cardstock at least 1-1/4" wide
- scrap of Very Vanilla Cardstock at least 1-1/4" wide
- piece of black and orange cats on vanilla design from Spooky Night Designer Series Paper
Mount the grouping of straight lines image from the Spooky Cat Set on Block G. Ink it up with the Pumpkin Pie Ink Pad. Stamp it in the lower left corner of the Pumpkin Pie rectangle about 1/2" from the left and bottom edges.
Mount the strip of diagonal lines image from the Spooky Cat Set on Block G. Ink it up with the Pumpkin Pie Ink Pad and stamp it just below the straight lines image and slightly to the right. Leave the stamp on the block.
Ink up the stamp again and stamp it just above the straight lines image and slightly to the right.
Adhere the stamped Pumpkin Pie layer to the front of the Soft Sky card.
Cut a 3" piece of Vintage Crochet Trim at a slight angle on one end.
Adhere the piece of Vintage Crochet Trim just above the stamped diagonal lines on the card front so the angled end sticks off to the left side. Use a Mini Glue Dot to adhere the left side of the trim and a small strip of Tear & Tape Adhesive to adhere the right end.
Pick out the smooth circle framelit that cuts out a circle that is 3" diameter from the Layering Circles Framelits. Place the Soft Sky square on the Cutting Pad on top of the Platform on the Big Shot. Place the circle framelit on top. Place another Cutting Pad on top and run through the Big Shot.
Unlock the Cat Punch. Hold it upside down so you can see the punching area. Slide the piece of Spooky Night Designer Series Paper into the punch and center one of the orange cat images in the punching area. Punch.
Without adhering, lay the punched out cat image on the left side of the Soft Sky circle about 1/2" from the bottom edge and with the tail just going over the left edge of the circle.
Mount the mouse image from the Spooky Cat Set on Block A. Ink it up with the Basic Black Archival Ink Pad. Stamp the mouse image just to the right of the cat's feet on the Soft Sky circle.
When happy with the stamping of the mouse, adhere the cat punch out to the left side of the circle.
Put some SNAIL Adhesive on the back of the Soft Sky circle.
Adhere some loops of Black Metallic Thread to the back of the Soft Sky circle so the loops will poke out to the left side of the circle.
Adhere the circle to the card front so it is to the right side and covers the stamped ends of the line images and the right end of the Vintage Crochet Trim.
Add one of each size of Black Rhinestone Jewels to the upper left side of the card front in a rough triangle.
Punch a circle out of the scrap of Basic Black Cardstock using the 1" Circle Punch.
Mount the "Being your friend is a real treat!" sentiment from the Seasonal Chums Set on Block A. Ink it up with the Basic Black Archival Ink Pad. Stamp it in the center of the scrap of Very Vanilla Cardstock.
Unlock the 3/4" Circle Punch. Hold the punch upside down so you can see the punching area. Slide the stamped sentiment into the punch and get it centered in the punching area. Punch.
Adhere the sentiment circle to the center of the black circle.
Adhere the matted sentiment circles to the card front using a Stampin' Dimensional so they are in the upper right of the Soft Sky circle.