Kitten Hugs 2020 Calendar by Kathi F. Rerek


  1. Stamp kitten pile image onto white cardstock, and onto Eclipse Tape.
  2. Fussy-cut Eclipse Tape version and adhere over its counterpart.
  3. Temporarily adhere cardstock to typing paper or a media mat.
  4. Place a piece of Repositionable Scotch Tape over the base of the image.
  5. Brush or sponge Squeezed Lemonade Distress ink over the masked image.
  6. Place the paw print stencil over the masked image. 
  7. Brush or sponge Dried Marigold Distress ink over the stencil onto the image panel.
  8. Using the Alphanumeric dies, cut 2020 onto acetate to create a stencil.
  9. Position the 2020 stencil as desired and sponge Carved Pumpkin Distress ink through the stencil onto the image panel.
  10. Remove the stencil and the Scotch Tape.
  11. Cover the top of the part of the image panel with scrap paper and sponge Bundled Sage Distress ink and New Sproudt Memento ink across the base of the paper.
  12. Lift the Eclipse Tape mask and retain for a later use.
  13. Color the kittens with Copic markers.
  14. Adhere grey cardstock to chipboard and trim to 5" x 7.25".
  15. Trim the image panel to 4.75" x 7" and adhere to the grey base.
  16. The calendar measures 3" x 2.25".
  17. Cut a piece of grey cardstock to 3.25" x ~2.75".
  18. Using VersaFine ink, stamp the sentiment at the base of the grey cardstock.
  19. Adhere the calendar to the grey cardstock.
  20. Adhere the matted calendar to finish the project.   

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Products Used:
Grey Cardstock
Copic® Markers:
   Ginger Kittens
      Fur: YR20, YR21,  YR65
      Ears and Noses: <R81, R81
      Eyes: YR23, YR31
   Solid Grey Kitten's Fur: C3, C4, C6
   Grey Tabby Kitten's Fur: C2, C3, C4, C5
   Both Grey Kittens' Eyes: YG03, YG11
   Both Grey Kittens' Ears: RV93, RV95
   Domino* Kitten's Fur: C00, C0, C1, C3, C5
   Domino Kitten's Nose and Ears: <R81, R81
   Domino Kitten's Eys: B32, YG11
New Sprout Memento™ Ink by Tsukineko
Bundled Sage, Dried Marigold, Carved Pumpkin, Squeezed Lemonade Tim Holtz® Distress® Inks by Ranger Industries
Alphanumeric Thinlits™ Tim Holtz® Alterations by Sizzix®
Small Tear Off Calendar by Taylored Expressions
Eclipse Tape by Judikins
Repositionable Scotch Tape
Black Chipboard

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