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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Brownish Cats

These two cats were done in a similar way. 

The yellow-eyed cat (actually a mix of gold & green Smooch inks) started as a varigated brown cardstock stamped with dark brown ink.  I added more color with brown and dark brown chalks, outlined it in black over the dark brown, added smooch for eyes & nose.  And - touched up the center of the pupil with a white gel pen.

 The blue-eyed cat started as a single tone tan/brown cardstock stamped in brown.  It was colored with browns & blackish grey chalks with just a hint of a orange-brown color in a few spots.  The eyes & nose are Smooch inks (eyes are mix of blue-green & silver), and I added white gel pen for the center of the dark part of the eye to make it "pop".


Becca Sadler said...

Adorable! Still waiting to see how you use all these cute kittens!--kids birthday cards? get well cards? thinking of you?

Cheryl said...

Thanks! Hold on until Friday and you'll see my first card with these - a "Thinking of You".