Monday 16 June 2014

Monday Moments

Welcome to a whole new week and all its possibilities.....

The sketch over at CAS Colours & Sketches immediately caught my eye and I knew I had just the mask to create the broken edge between each band of colour.  So that part of the card was a breeze. 

I loved the effect of the mask and the three colours so much I considered just adding the sentiment, but decided some subtle butterflies stamped in the same two pinky purples would just finish off the card that little bit more.  Then, of course, I wished I'd stamped the sentiment in the dark purple instead of black - but it wasn't enough of a disaster to warrant the file 13 treatment so I'm living with it.

And of course I added some sparkle to the butterflies with my best ever purchase - Wink of Stella - not showing in the photo as usual!

Stamps: Clearly Besotted, Thank You
Inks: SU, daffodil delight, melon mambo, rich razzleberry; Memento, tuxedo black
Stencil: Memeory Box, texture mesh
Embellishments: Kuretake Wink of Stella, clear; adhesive pearls from my stash

Great that you stopped by today, thanks so much.



  1. Great card - love the stencil/inking technique! Thanks for playing along with us at CAS Colours & Sketches!

  2. What a fabulous card and great way to use that sketch! It looks so modern with the "grid".

  3. Cool Beans! that background is absolutely striking! Great technique Jane. Thanks for dropping by my latest cards and leaving such sweet notes. Hugs

  4. I love this Jane! The colours look great together and I love the grid mask. The butterflies finish it beautifully! :)
    Thanks for joining us at CAS-Colours and Sketches this week!
    Lizy xx


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