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Friday, 15 March 2013

Second entry for Cas(e) this Sketch

Hello sweet bloggers,
It is a hot, sunny day here on this Saturday morning and I am sure it will rain soon to break the heat.
Here is a another quick card I made for Cas(e) this Sketch.
The image was stamped by Zeenya some two years ago - it is a Hero Arts one and she has used peeled paint distress ink to stamp it. She sponged it with the same ink as well I think. I have also sponged the card base with crushed olive distress ink after embossing it. It kind of looks yellow in the picture but in real life it blends in quite well. Stuck ribbon and hand wrote the sentiment after three lousy attempts.


The card below is the previous one I posted which I thought was rather bare so dressed it up with pink cotton lace to fill up the empty space on the top. 


Wish you a pleasant weekend,

Monica 

9 comments:

Crafterkhush said...

WOW.. such a crisp image with distress ink... mine always smudges... The card looks great Monica and the embossing folder is gorgeous...!

ursula Uphof said...

Love the card with the embossing, very elegant. The lace finishes off the other one. Great work. Enjoy the weekend. hugs Ursula

Merry said...

That added lace on second card really finishes nicely. I like the combo of embossing and stamp on the first card.

Doreen said...

Beautiful cards,love the designs and fab colours.xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful cards Monica, I like the leaf image the colours and the ribbon. who would have thought that the lace would have made the second card look so different
Kevin xx

jimlynn said...

Beautiful! That first card is just simply gorgeous! SO PRETTY!
Love the way you dressed up the second one too.
Lynn

Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

This is a lovely classic image and peaceful colour scheme! Thanks so much for playing along with us at CAS(E) This Sketch this week!

Maria@Crafty Cre8tions said...

Great job on both!!!
I have the same fern stamp! I've got to try and use it more!

lostinpaper said...

These cards are fabulous, love how you added the lace!
Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS(E) the Sketch!