I’m mildly addicted to Mooch! He’s my new stamp and keeps finding his way onto my makes. I was just going for a straight forward design with this card, envisaging a cat sat in the garden amongst the plants watching the world go by.
To begin, I cut a piece of scrap paper with a wavy edge and blended some ink to give the ground for the cat sit on.
Next, I stamped Mooch and the greeting. As Mooch looks up and to the left, it made sense to put the sentiment there, as though he is looking at it.
To add a little colour, I blended some Distress Oxides in Speckled Egg and Picked Raspberry around the edges, spritzed with a little water to lift some colour and added some splats in Speckled Egg.
To make the garden, I stamped the dandelions and thistles silhouettes.
Finally, I added a light pattern using the Feather Leaf stencil and shaded around the edges in black. I finished with some black Nuvo Drops on the silhouettes and clear ones in the sky.