Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Monochrome madness

Good morning all, well where is this year going?  It seems to be speeding past!  As today is Tuesday that means a new challenge over at Crafty Sentiments and this week the theme is Monochromatic, now this used to frighten the life out of me, I loved seeing peoples monochrome cards but it took me a long time to try it for myself and when I did I really did like the effect I managed to achieve so I no longer look at monochrome challenges with fear!  

The prize this week for a lucky winner is 


So onto my card and I thought I'd try a different colour that I don't usually associate with monochrome cards.  For my image I used the adorable Benson - For You digi image which is available at Crafty Sentiments Designs, coloured with a mix of copics and spectrums, my paper is from MME and some coredinations cs which I have embossed.  The sentiment is also from Crafty Sentiments Designs, punched butterflies and finished off with some ribbon from my stash.


















I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

The Paper Shelter #108 ~ Make it bloom
Crafts 4 Eternity #120 ~ April showers bring spring flowers
Totally Papercrafts #163 ~ Monochromatic
Totally Gorjuss #180 ~ embossing
Allsorts #203 ~ Passion for flowers
OSAAT #160 ~ use a digi
Digi Makeover #85 ~ Animal friends
Love to create #62 ~ Bingo ~ centre line flowers, die cuts/punches & ribbons
Cupcake Crafts #239 ~ Monochrome
TFL

19 comments:

  1. Jac oh this is cute and the perfect colours for this image. Xx

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  2. This is beautiful,love the gorgeous image and colours.xxx

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  3. Cute card, thanks for joining in at Allsorts this week, xxxx

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  4. Beautiful!! I love the dies you used :) That bear is way too cute! Fantastic card! Thanks for playing along with us at One Stitch At A Time! Good luck! I hope I see you again in our next challenge :)

    - DT @ OSAAT

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  5. You did a great job Jac, it's gorgeous
    Anne x

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  6. Love, love, love this monotone make. Thanks for playing at Cupcake. X

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  7. awww - so cute - love the zig zag papers
    Lisa x

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  8. Oh, this is beautiful!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

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  9. Oh my I do love this one big time Jac, such wonderful, fresh colours, the papers, image and card design look fantastic.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  10. Fabulous card, love the image, thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter. Joey xx

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  11. Very sweet Jac and lovely sunny colours.

    Thanks so much for joinng in my Passion for Flowers theme at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  12. A really cute card in lovely colors!

    Thank you for entering our challenge over at OSAAT
    Good luck in the draw! – Hope to see you again next week!

    Hugs
    Eva`s Scraproom
    DT Member at OSAAT Challenge blog

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  13. Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

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  14. This is so adorable! Love that cute image!

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  15. Adorable card! Thank you for joining us this week at Love to Create Challenge Blog.
    Ruza, LTC Designer

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  16. Fabby card.

    Thanks for sharing at Love to Create this week.

    Susan x

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  17. Adorable! Super cute image and I love your choice of colour! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

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  18. So sweet!Thank you for joining us this week over at love to create challenges.
    Amanda LTCDT

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  19. A gorgeous monochromatic creation, just perfect for our challenge. Thanks for joining us at CCC.

    Liza x

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