Sunday, 23 August 2009

Challenge time...

... Hello are you having a wonderful weekend? The weather is GORGEOUS and we have a sun bathing day planned. Like you know my sister and Luca are visiting we've been out and about yesterday and today we're taking it easy. That's what Sunday are for right? cilling out and completing the challenge over at SWUS !! This week we want you to use the following: One colour card stock, one patterned paper, one flower, one ribbon and 3 brads. And here's my example



I used So Saffron card stock and patterned paper, the stamp set is the Spring Solitude level 2 hostess set. I stamped the outline flowers and watercoloured them with the ink pad and the So Saffron marker. Added three brads to some of the big flowers and lots of glitter. My tiny flower came from the Pretties Kit. I think i got it wrong with using two ribbons instead of one but I won't tell if you don't.



I also wanted to share with you my third project designed for the online classes.



A folder that holds 6 or more A5 standard cards and their envelopes. Made in Kraft, Pink Passion, Pretty in Pink and Chocolate Chip colours and using the crazy for Cupcakes stamp set this will take a great gift for that non crafty person to have on hand. I hope you will have a wonderful and relaxing Sunday I will see you soon with more. Hugs Monica xxx
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15 comments :

Julie said...

Hi Mon,
What a beautiful card - makes me think of summer.
I love the little card holder and cute cards, pink, kraft and cupcakes - it doesnt get better than that.
Take Care and enjoy the rest of your weekend.
Ju xx

yvonne said...

Oh this is stunning. do love the colours, so bright and chearful.
I have to say i did really enjoy this challenge .

And the lovely Card Set you did .. oh so sweet. Is it a template .. just love this idea.

Stampingcaz said...

beautiful Monica! I love this set. SAdly I havent managed to get this one :(

Cazx

Lainee said...

Love your card, Mon. Light and breezy.

Steph said...

I really love your card Monica! It's really gorgeous. x

Kit said...

Gorgeous creations as always Monica

Elizabeth said...

Lovely card Monica. I must have a go at the SWU challenge this week. Enjoy the sunshine with your sister and Luca. X

Kim Pope said...

These are great. I love the color combo you used.

Shaz said...

I love what you have done with this card Mon, the colour is lovely.Great card.


Shaz xx

Whimsical Wendy said...

Monica, it's been a while since I've commented on one of your cards, but this one is great! Very summery!

By the way as an appreciation of your lovely work, there's a little something over at my blog for you...

Rhonda Langley said...

Beautiful projects & cards! Love the kraft and pink together!

simplyfairies said...

I soooo love this DT card, I am gonna have to case it!

Ann said...

I love that cupcake set Monica - a great gift idea for someone sweet!

Vicki said...

Oh Monica these are just so Yummy, good enough to eat...lol I love the pink and chocolate together and your SWUS card is just beautiful.

Hugs
Vicki x

Kathleen said...

What a great cards you make! I love all the thought and detail that you put into them.