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Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Monochromatic card

Hello sweet bloggers,

Here is a card I made a while ago - I have used a stencil and coloured it in with distress ink and water colour pencils. Zeenya said it had too much of the same colour yet it it sold pretty quickly. I have also distressed and sponged the edges. The printed paper is from stash and so is the ribbon. I thought a double ribbon would give it more interest. 


Below are two ice cream cones that Aleeza (four plus) drew and coloured in her drawing book - this is to share some sunshine with you all. :-)




Thanks for visiting.
Love,

Monica

17 comments:

Shirley-anne said...

hello blogging pal , Monica.
Just love your shading on the stencil image .And the double ribbon adds more interest , I agree.
yummie cones too , well done little crafter,Aleeza
Shirley-Anne

Desire Fourie said...

Gorgeously creative. Loving the colours, design and attention to detail. The little one's drawings are lovely. Saw this on MIM and had to come over for a closer look. Hop on over to my blog to join in on my 400 Follower Give Away. Thank you so much if you have already joined and good luck. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog} {Doing Life 400 Follower Give Away}

Bea said...

Hi Monica - I love all the different techniques you are using lately. The ice creams look quite yummy!!

jimlynn said...

Not too much of the same color for me....I think it's beautiful!!!
Aleeza's ice cream cones look good enough to eat AND she's very good at drawing and coloring!
Lynn

Claire Newcombe said...

Beautifully summery card and such a pretty colour.
I think its wonderful that your daughter is able to share her drawings - they are very good and I would definatly order a multi coloured cone LOL!

Thanks for joining us as Crafty Bloggers Network
Claire
(CBN DT)

Lisa S. said...

Pretty card Monica and I love your stenciled flowers. Your daughter's cones are precious. :) So glad you joined us at Make It Monday.

Doreen said...

This is beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Bloggers Network.xxx

Maria@Crafty Cre8tions said...

I can see your daughter is getting her artistic talent from you :)

Love your card!!

Looks like it could be vellum over the flowers!

CHARITY CRAFTER said...

I love your card and Aleeza's pictures are sooo pretty x It is so good to see you both still having so much fun being creative x Leigh x

Skye said...

Lovely card. I like the colour and the double ribbon is a very pretty addition.
Two sweet drawing by Aleeza. Her colouring is very good

monique said...

Lovely card thanks for sharing at smudgy Antics

Happycrafter Shell said...

love your card, thanks for playing along with us at Smudgy Antics, looks like you have a budding Artist there, great Ice cream cones :D xx

Kristina said...

Very pretty card!Thanks for playing at Smudgy Antics!
Peace,
Kristy
(SA DT)

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

Very pretty, love that colouring of the stencil. Thanks also at the icecream peeks mmmmm
Thank you for sharing with us at Smudgy Antics this week

ike said...

Very pretty card. Nice to see you at Smudgy Antics.

lisa aka b.creative said...

pretty card. Thank you for playing at Smudgy Antics!

Ally White Cat said...

What a lovely card. I love purple anything ...this is beautiful.Lovely stencil.
Thank you for joining us at smudgy antics.
susan s.