Monday, 5 January 2015

All You


 Clean and Simple....meet today's card.  
I am playing along with the CAS challenge at Splitcoast this morning; make a monochromatic card.
So of course, blue came to mind immediately.  

I stencilled the corner using Peacock Feathers Distress ink being sure to saturate the edge with more colour and fade out as I got closer to the top.  I stamped the flowers from PTI and the sentiment from Daisy Bucket using black Memento ink.

The card needed something at the top.  I added a strip of washi tape and tied the twine on top of that.  I like how it all worked together.  I rounded the bottom edges and mounted that onto my card.

I am adding my card to these challenges:

Simon Says- ANYTHING GOES

Virginia's View- CLEAN SLATE

That Craft Place- MONOCHROMATIC


Hope you are keeping warm and toasty.  We finally have snow but the temps are freezing. 
Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps- Daisy Bucket, PTI/ Distress ink/ washi tape/ Memento ink/ Corner rounder/ half pearls/ stencil/ twine

15 comments:

  1. Another great card, love the colours and how you've used the stencil. Karen x

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  2. Wonderful card!! LOVE the colors! Happy New Year!

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  3. What a great background to showcase that gorgeous silhouette flower. I love the CAS style.

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  4. Wow, I love all the depth of colour you've achieved, and that perfect silhouette stamping! Jo x

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  5. Gorgeous, love the colour tones xx Good luck and thank you for joining us at http://thatcraftplaceblog.blogspot.co.uk/
    Sandie (That Craft Place Designer, proud DT)
    http://fairytaledaydream.blogspot.com/

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  6. Oh, Karen, how beautiful! I just love the shade of blue, and the stenciling is beautiful and a wonderful background for the great flowers and wonderful sentiment! Just love the twine and washi tape at the top! Happy New Year, sweet friend, and warm hugs!

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  7. Love this card Karen. The colours, the design, and the polka-dots (I do LOVE polka-dots! Beautiful as always. Have already pinned this! ;) xx

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  8. Fabulous - love the stenciled background!

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  9. Awesome card Karen! Love the super cool look of the card! Thank you so much for visiting my blog and leaving your beautiful comment! Hope you'll come back again :) Happy New Year to you :)

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  10. LOVE this card! the striking black designs and splash of teal!! thank you for playing a long with us at simon says stamp!

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  11. This card is GORGEOUS. Love turquoise and black together. x

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  12. Beautiful Karen! I love the effect you got with the black silhouette ove the aqua!! Looking forward to a new year of your creations :)

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  13. Great card , beautiful colours , I love it Karen!!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  14. Such peaceful colors! I love the strip of washi with the twine over it.

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