Friday, 1 March 2013

Moo, Moo, Moo

Hi you all! I had a fun day yesterday and the day before mooing. No, not mooing like a cow, just making moo cards - little cards sized  1.1x2.8". The challenge at Moo Mania is asking for something made with three moos, or a set of 3 this time. I love making these little things, and it is rather addictive. Getting started was easy; stopping was very hard!

The first 3 sets have been made with some scraps of marbled paper. Marbling is also something that is good, messy fun, and I had lots of narrow strips left from my last action. For this set, I have doodled round some of the splodges, and added a stamped image to the middle one. And believe me, believing in yourself is important, especially when you don't manage to get the stamp straight!



Here I have stamped the images on another piece of card, cut them out and stuck them on, more or less straight. I added a bit of colour to the stamped images with gel pens, and coloured in a few patches in the splodges to match.


Here I have stamped once onto the card and once separately, and put them on at different angles. This time intentionally!


And then I felt mooved by the word moo....this was really moovellous fun, udderly delightful.
Black and white is dominant here. The eyes have been emphasized with a drop of glossy accents.






I had great fun with these, and don't groan - there are more to come soon.
I am linking again to Simon Says stamp and show.
Have a good weekend, take care, and have fun.
Thanks for visiting, too!



32 comments:

  1. Oh my, you have been busy! Love all your moos, and the cowpuccino really cracked me up! Hugs, Barb

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  2. WOW - incredibly productivity Valerie.
    I love the arty Moos, then again, I cannot help but smile at the moo Moos!!!
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  3. OMGoodness! What a lot of Moo(s) Valerie. You must be a really quick worker to do so many. They are all fabulous and I love the shiny eyes. Can I have cowpaccino too please? HAha. So much fun. My favourites here though are the marbled backgrounds, the colours are gorgeous! It is something I have been meaning to try but haven't as yet. Have a great weekend Valerie :0) Mo x

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  4. Indeed moovalous lol I like them all marbled or moo like just such fun you really have had fun I was smiling all the time I was reading ;) Dxx

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  5. Arn't they just darling :) love the bright colours Valerie
    Have a good weekend
    Von ♥

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  6. I LOVE this! How did I not see this at MOO!
    The marbled ones are my favorite! too cool Val!

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  7. Hecky Thump Valerie you have a field full of Moos there and they are all brill.

    Have a great weekend

    Love Chrissie xx

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  8. M+O+O+T+A+S+T+I+S+C+H

    Valerie!

    das ist ja unglaublich,
    was Du da alles probiert,
    gestylt und gezaubert hast!

    Eine ganz tolle und bemerkenswerte Kollektion !

    MOOVALOUS!!
    genau..ein tolles Wort, das hier
    perfekt positioniert ist!!

    danke Valerie!
    Hab auch Du ein schönes Wochenende!

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  9. Gorgeous moos Val, you always have such fun ideas, just super! Hugs, Sarah

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  10. What an amazing and fabulous collection of moos, I love them all.
    xxx Hazel.

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  11. What fun!

    Love the marbled paper especially.

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  12. These are all fabulous, amazing pieces of miniature art. I won't moo on about the moo cows too much but they are mootastic.
    Have a good weekend.
    Yvonne x

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  13. What fun!!! They are,as always, beautiful...and I love the colour palettes.
    Hugs xx

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  14. You really got into the spirit of the challenge, Valerie! Great MOOS - Love them all and have a special spot in me heat for the real moos which I love. I've never tried moos, you are tempting me. Enjoy your day hugs, Donna

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  15. You can tell you had some fun with these. They look great..

    Hugs~

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  16. Absolutely LOVE each and every one of your moos Valerie, the last set really made me smile. Give yourself a (cow) pat on the back!! ROFL xx

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  17. Clever and cute! The cow fashion statement is so true! Hugs!

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  18. Cute little moo moo's Valerie! The photos really pop on that yellow background. It's always fun stopping by your blog.
    Breana

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  19. Love your moos especially the cowpuchino one, ha ha! Looks like you had so much fun making these I can see why it was hard to stop! ~Diane

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  20. That's a neat challenge. Love the marbled papers and those are some of my fave tiny stamps.

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  21. Now how much fun is this!! I especially love your "MOO" cows. All of these works are delightful!!!!
    sandy

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  22. Love your Moo cows Val, they look like they were real fun to make :-) xx

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  23. I LOVE them!! How cute - I have always wanted to try altering moo cards - yours are such a beautiful inspiration! Love the color and multi stamping and those cows are so cute, xoxo

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  24. And Moo to you! Once again so much wonderful inspiration! Love these! Hugs!

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  25. What a lot of Moo creations! Love the cow ones the most. They're so funny! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. Hugs, Sandra

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  26. Hi Valerie. Fingers crossed this is going work!! Wonderful creations. I have never heard of Moos. The top ones are my favourites Love the marbling. TFS.
    Hugs, Florence xx

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  27. Fabulous Work!!! I have just pinned you to my Simon Says Stamp and Show Awesomeness Pinterest board! Thanks so much for joining us! - Ashli :)

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  28. I love your moos cant say I love your jokes ...ok they did make me smile but mainly grown. Fab little thingies especially the first set, the marbling is magical.

    Marie

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  29. these are lovely ..great work

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  30. Wow! Great collection of 3 moo sets!

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