Monday, April 24, 2017

Make It Monday #282 with Betsy Stenciled Watercolored Backgrounds

My card for this week's MIM was a bit of a challenge for me.  I was trying to use the Butterfly cover plate, making my own stencil and that just didn't work too well. Her's is much softer.  I usually like things bold but I felt this was too bold.  So softened a bit with a MFT Stitched Square vellum
Used Vintage Lines in CP inks.
Echo Park leaf stencil.
You can view Betsy's video, Here

Betsy's card
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Merry Monday #245 with Lori - Use Kraft

This week Lori wants us to make a card using Kraft on the Merry Monday challenge.

Come see what the other Merry Makers have created for inspiration.

PTI's  Botanical Blocks IV, MFT's Holiday Botanical for sentiment. Colored with Prism Pencils,
Perl-len Pen


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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Altenew's April 2017 Inspiration Challenge

I started out making a card for my son, Brad and his Fiance, Ramie who will be getting married June 17th.  I am so happy for them, both getting a second chance for love.
I decided that I could enter this in Altenew's April Challenge 
Using Altenew's blue colors and some mint as my inspiration with Beautiful Day stamp set
Ramie's colors are different shades of blue.
Sentiment is PTI's Graceful Greetings II embossed with Liquid Platinum
Avery Elle's Scalloped Border Die.


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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Make It Monday #281 with Dawn Pattern Behind Die Cut Window

A card for MIM
I started this yesterday and finished it off today.
Click above to watch Dawn's video

Dawn's card
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PTI 's  Butterfly Dream, Butterfly Hope, Keep It Simple Thinking of You, A2 Scalloped Die in Lovely Lady, Aqua Mist, Hawaiian Shores &Raspberry Fizz
MFT's Romantic Script BG stamp

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Monday, April 17, 2017

CAS Watercolour April Challenge - Pink & Green & Work It Wednesday April SSS

Another card for CAS Watercolour 
I have been practicing with the PTI Peonies on Parade Watercolor Sheets and my flowers would always turn out one color.  Still need more practice but this is the best of them.  I like how the background turned out.  Used Distress Inks in pinks & green.  That is Twisted Citron not yellow.
Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangle.

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Merry Monday #244 - Wreath

I am so happy to be your hostess this week and would love for you to use a wreath on your card.

 
Come see all of the inspiration created by the team. 

PTI's Sprig Wreath & Deck the Halls, Spring Moss, Ripe Avocado & Lemonade Ice 
Vellum & embossed with Liquid Platinum

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Create Along with Us April 2017

My card is inspired by a card by a card made by Nicole
I used Ziggs pens to make the background and then used this Birthday cover plate in white.  Of course I didn't have the beautiful die she used below.

You can play along at Create Along with Us

Nicole's Card 

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