Tag: Monochrome

Terracotta Tile Thank You

Today I’m sharing the Terracotta Tile thank you cards I sent to my most recent customers. As you know, I’m a fan of monochrome-type cards and this one is no exception. Here I’ve combined Terracotta Tile and Very Vanilla. The Varied Stamp Set and Vases Builder Punch are the stars of the show, with the

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Tag: Monochrome

Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies – Balmy Blue Butterflies

The third project from my Bugs, Beasts & Butterflies class is this fabulous Balmy Blue butterflies card. It is a monochrome-type card as it only uses Balmy Blue and Very Vanilla. Firstly, a strip was masked across the card and an ombre of Balmy Blue ink was added using a Sponge Brayer. Next, an image

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Tag: Monochrome

Breathtaking Bouquet with Stampin’ Blends

Have you skipped over the Breathtaking Bouquet Background Stamp in the new Mini Catalogue? I know I did to begin with, but each time I flipped through, something about it drew me in. Well, it arrived last week and I’m pleased it ‘accidentally’ fell into my shopping basket. As you know, I’m a big fan

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Tag: Monochrome

Mostly Men Class – A Really Quick & Easy Stamparatus Card

The final project of the Mostly Men Class was this easy Stamparatus Card. This project was the quickest of the 6 and it’s all because of the Stamparatus. If I hadn’t added the ribbon, or the extra sentiment, it would have been completed in about 2 minutes maximum! The key to this project is using

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Tag: Monochrome

Quick and Simple Daisy Lane Card

The final project from my recent Stamp-a-Stack Class is this Daisy Lane Card. It’s inspired by a project from Stampin’ Up! I saw on Pinterest. Don’t forget to check out my boards here. As you know, I love a monochrome-style project and this is so pretty in Smoky Slate and Whisper White. The leaves from

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Tag: Monochrome

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Monochrome with Terracotta Tile and Very Vanilla

Last week I introduced the Card & Cuppa attendees to the final In Color 2019-2021. You know I love a monochrome project, so here’s a monochrome with Terracotta Tile and Very Vanilla. I’ve used an image from the Waterfront Stamp Set for the background. The sentiment from Dandelion Wishes Stamp Set is then punched out

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Tag: Monochrome

Waterfront Birthday in Blues

One of my regular class attendees had a Birthday recently. This is the card I made them. This card uses the Waterfront Stamp Set and some blues for a monochrome look. Just one stamp is used to create the stripes at the bottom with the ‘splats’ from the Waterfront Stamp Set added afterwards. The sentiment

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Tag: Monochrome

Gratitude with Gingham Gala

As this fabulous 6×6 DSP is on the Retiring List, today I’m showing you how I showed gratitude with Gingham Gala. The Gingham Gala Suite from the Spring/Summer Catalogue has a Stamp Set and Punch Bundle, DSP, Cardstock, Ribbon and embellishments. I needed to make a batch of ‘thank you’ cards, so took my colour

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Tag: Monochrome

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Touches of Texture in Monochrome

I’ve been asked to make a card similar to this one, so I opted for Touches of Texture in monochrome. I really enjoy monochrome projects, so this was fun to make. The card is in Grapefruit Grove and Whisper White, but the attendees chose their colour from the 2018-2020 In Color Collection. After some clever

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Tag: Monochrome

Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – A Very Vanilla Project

I’d been asked for cards suitable for Wedding Anniversaries, so I decided to create this Very Vanilla project. It’s a one colour project with highlights of colour from the Soft Suede stamping and Metallic-Edge Ribbon. The background texture is made from 3 different size circles stuck over the card, plus a large circle to sit

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