Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Squirrel tag...


I skipped a post yesterday..not like me..but I had to work on Sunday and it kind of confused me!

No matter, here I am with a little challenge entry ;)

It's the second time I am joining up with Tag You're It! The inspiration piece is gorgeous -

The main card today is my second attempt at it! I managed to salvage the DCWV Squirrel - its from a Woodland box of chipboard with Bears, Beavers, Owls, trees, frames and other goodies - I love them all and use them sparingly - I got the box on sale :)

The tag, background paper and Leopard print tab are all from the same paper pack by Recollections. I really love the backing paper, I like the way it has a distressed feel to the edges. I die cut the tag using a Sizzix Tim Holtz die.

I smudged some white ink onto the backing paper, so my sentiment would pop out better and I am pleased with the result. The sentiment stamp is by Technique Tuesday. I added a brown pearl, because I love even lo-key bling!

In the end the whole card came together really quickly, which is often the way with a second attempt!



  1. Love this card Claire, fab papers and the image is adorable! Hugs Carole Z xx

  2. Fun card. What a cute image to work with!!

  3. Love the greeting and papers - the little clip is great as well, good use of that tricksy thing - but you know that is a beaver, right?

  4. What a sweet card Claire. That squirrel is just the cutest! I'm glad you got to play along with us at the TYI challenge this week :)

  5. Opps....it is a beaver! But still too cute!

  6. We are so happy you joined us a second time. This little tag on your card is too cute. Thanks for joining us at Tag You’re It!

  7. Oh, that beaver is just too cute! Super fun take on Lisa's card!


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