Sunday, October 13, 2019

Monochromatic Card

Hello friends! 
 I am popping in with a quick post with Monochromatic theme.
The sample I used is from Altenew's October release "Precious Peony" and "2020". 

I don't know about you, but I am loving peonies as I am getting older.
Perhaps it's because I have a very good Peony in my front yard?
 When it blooms every year in Spring, the sight of peonies just makes me so happy.
As soon as I see the peony images, I knew I want to create with it.
happy wishes

I love the clean and gorgeous outlines of this stamp set and created a border on top. For a change, I stamped it in blue and decided to add shades of blue and kept it simple.

happy wishes 

 I then silver-embossed the stamp "2020" and stamped "happy wishes" in Obsidian Black.
My silver-embossing did not turn out as well as I would have liked...but I decided to leave it as it is.

happy wishes (2)
You really do not need much when you have these gorgeous stamp sets. 
 I hope you like the simplicity of this card.

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11 comments:

JMN said...

Love your 2020 card and the soft blues are beautiful.

Sue D said...

Beautiful 2020 card with the peonies. Peonies are special to me.

Karthikha said...

Beautiful card!

Linda BL said...

The peonies are beautiful. Love the. Lue and silver together. I love peonies and enjoy them when they bloom in the spring.

MadeByMeghanK said...

Love the peonies!

Denise Bryant said...

Pretty card! I love peonies too! I have a few peony plants in my backyard!

Teri S. said...

I love blue & silver together & I also like the CAS look of your card Virginia. Very striking!

conil said...

This card reminds me so much of Winter...love the blue and silver combo on it. Terrific New Year's card.

Harriet said...

A truly lovely card!

Dawn T said...

gorgeous Virginia. The soft blues of your Peonies is just lovely

Surekha Galagoda said...

Dear Virginia your card is elegant and classy and i can never have enough of blue. Blessings