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Friday, December 12, 2008

Grinning Like a Cheshire Cat!!!!



And WHY am I grinning you may ask???? Actually I think it's more than a grin, I think it a Great big Ginormous toothy goofy grin!!!!!!!

I have been lucky with felines this month! I have been busting at the seams to share my totally exciting news with you............ I will be designing for PINK CAT STUDIO for the next year!!!
MEOW!!!! How exciting is that???

I was selected along with a totally talented group of ladies, whose blogs and artwork are simply delicious! I have added links to their blogs on my sidebar. Please take time to have a look at what they are doing, it's simply amazing. Melissa sure must have had her work cut out for her choosing a team and I feel blessed to be a part of it.

You are going to cough up a furball when you see the sneak peeks for Melissa's latest illustrations. I know I'll be chasing my tail until my new rubber arrives!! Perhaps i'll just have to have a little "nip" to keep me content until I can play!

I was So excited that I stayed up until the wee hours of the morning to create this card to accompany my post. ( Do you think there is a Night owl Design team calling my name? lol)
The Basic Grey Figgy Paper was the inspiration for my creation! I love the little dotted paper and decided that the pattern was small enough to paper piece her coat and snowy's hatband. I coloured the rest of the image with copics to compliment the colours in the Designer Paper and Sponged in some Cool Caribbean ink around the main image.




Liquid applique sprinkled with a touch of Dazzling Diamonds glitter adds some dimension to the images, as does the white gel pen highlights to the buttons, eyes and Cheeks oh my!
I would like to thank Nesties Square, SU! Ribbon and a Martha Stewart Border punch for their part in today's creation...............nope catnip hasn't gone to the head........ I am just very very excited, which for me sometimes translates into a little bit of SILLY!!!!!!

Have a wonderful weekend. I can't wait to share more Pink Cat creations with you soon!


*****Vicki*****

20 comments:

  1. Congrats to you!!! Can't wait to see what you come up with in 2009! Your work amazes me and I love your creations!

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  2. Let me be the first to say Congrats. Yipee!!!! I love Pink Cat Studio can't wait to see the new stamps. Love yur card, makes me smile. Happy Holidays.

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  3. How very sweet Vicki!! Congrats to you on Pink Cat Studio!! :) Love the "furry" details on this creation!!

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  4. Congratulations!!!
    I am so excited to be on the team with you.
    Your cards are gorgeous!

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  5. Hey Vicki, your card is so sweet. I love the paper, I love the image, I love your coloring!!! Thats so wonderful...
    Which paper you use for image?
    Hugs from Silli

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  6. Huge Congratulations Vicki! I am so excited to be on a team with you. Well done for staying up late and making this card.. it's gorgeous and I love the liquid applique and added shimmer, Have a great weekend, Hugs, Nikki x

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  7. Congrats on the design spot. It is well-deserved!

    This card is fabulous!! Love the image!

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  8. Congratulations Vikki!!! Your work is wonderful and I love your fun personality!!! I look forward to getting to know you better and seeing all the wonderful cards and projects you'll be creating for PCS!!

    Maria

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  9. Vicki, you are a purrrfect addition to my DT! I'm so excited to have you on the team! I love the card you created last night, awesome job!! I look forward to seeing what you create next!

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  10. Congratulations!! I look forward to getting to know you better and creating with those adorable stamps. You do such pretty work! =)

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  11. Congrats Vicki .... love Pink Cat Studio stamps so I will be looking forward to seeing your creations!!

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  12. Congratulations girlfriend, they are very lucky to have you!

    See ya in Jan!

    Love ya,
    Di

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  13. And this is why you were chosen!!! How awesome is this card! If I stayed up into the wee hours of the night working on something it would look more like something the cat dragged in rather than this beautiful card!! You are truly amazing!! I am so excited to be on the team with you! Congrats, Congrats, Congrats!

    Smiles,
    Janna

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  14. Congrats to you on the new DT position! Adore your card! Merry stampin'! Deb

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  15. Congrats on the design team. I've never owned any of their stamps! I love everything that I've seen, though. Love your cards!

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  16. Congrats again, Vicki!! They are very lucky to have a talented chicka like you on their team ;) - can't wait to see your creations!! ((HUGS))

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  17. oh I am so happy for you Vicki. You are so talented, and THEY are lucky to have you!! BIG HUGS!

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  18. Congratulations Vicki!!!

    I can not wait to see the release pieces the team gives us at sneak peak time!!!

    It will seem like a million years before we get to release #8 and I get to play along with all of you in my guest spot!!!

    Not that I want it to go by fast for you I hope your year is the best ever!

    I have been enjoying reading thru your blog the last few days since the DT announcement. How excited was I today when I went to
    SCS to look up a tutorial I had been waiting months to teach my Stampers Club on Snow Globes. I saw it back like in April or May. Wow I saw your name and thought well I know who she is!!!!

    You are one awesome stamper Vicki and I am glad I have had the pleasure to be introduced to your stamptabulous work!!!

    Heather

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  19. She is so wonderful! with those sparkle dots of applique around her skirt, etc. Love what you did with the punch and scallops and the buttons too!

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Thanks so much for visiting my blog. I hope you have a wonderful day and I very much appreciate your sweet comments!

*****Vicki*****