Friday, 17 August 2012

Dogs are the best

For this card I've used a quote from a film:

'Dogs are the best. Every time you come home they act like they haven't seen you in a year.'
The Negotiator (1998) - Lieutenant Danny Roman

I've used the quote for today's Daring cardmakers challenge: film quotes.

Years ago I wouldn't have agreed with this - I hadn't been used to having a dog until I married John, who had a lovely dog at the time. For a while we were without a dog and then John got his first guide dog, followed by a second one ... but sadly had to say goodbye to Josey because of John's deteriorated health, so now we are without a dog.

This is also for Less is more 80: one layer fur or feathers. As the card need to be one layer I printed the quote - I had a few goes with paper first to make sure I got it in the right place when I used the card - and it worked!

The stamp is a favourite (because it looks like Josey) - I coloured the image with a couple of copics.

This is also for:

Kreative Basel 4: animals/pets
Little red wagon 146: dog days of summer
Dutch dare 178: furry friends


  1. It does look like your dear Josey doesn't it. What a great quote and a fabby card Hazel. Thanks for being a movie maker with DCM this week :)

  2. oh yes.. what a great quote and sooo true... really wonderful card..
    Thank you for your participate on Kreativer Bastel Blog..

    Hugs, Katrin

  3. A LOVELY and charming combination!
    Just right!!!

  4. Wonderful card and quote to use.. absolutely 100% true also! Nicely done.. *hugs : ) Have a great crafty day!

  5. Superb card, love the doggie image
    Thanks very much
    "Less is More"

  6. Super card Hazel. Beautiful colouring too. Thank you for being the first to join our latest dare this week over at the Daring Cardmakers. Gez

  7. Great card. Love the colouring. And the sentiment is just beautiful, and so true!


  8. Lovely idea for a quote, and that image is lovely. Thanks for joining in with the Daring Cardmakers this week x

  9. Wonderful card Hazel love the shading on your dog. :)

  10. Cool quote (from a great movie). Very nice cas card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

  11. A great quote, Hazel -thanks for joining in with The Daring

    "Film Quotes" challenge this week

  12. Hello Hazel,
    such wonderful card, like it.
    Thanks for joining us at Kreativer Bastel Blog for the challenge.

  13. Thats so true!! Great quote :)
    Thanks for joining us at der Kreative Bastel Blog. Hugs, Anja

  14. So cute and so simple and furry. Love that CAS design. Thanks for playing at Dutch Dare Card Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back thursday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

  15. That is a fantastic quote and a fabulous image - gorgeous card :)

  16. Georgeous card!
    Thank you for joining us at Kreativer Bastelblog.
    Hugs Dörte


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