Spring Monochrome

Well this is a bit late, due to some internet difficulties!

Good morning!! Half way through March already, and spring is DEFINITELY springing here in Saskatchewan!! 🙂  What a difference it makes in people’s moods!  I have another inspiration card for Ching-Chou Kuik’s Facebook challenge, with the theme of Spring/Easter (the blog challenge theme is the same, so be sure to enter both places!!!).  This week, the DT was challenged to make a monochrome card. I had a bit of difficulty thinking of something, until I found this pussy willow print paper in my stash 🙂  I colored Spring Nocturne, from this lovely set, with my Copics, sticking to tones of muted brown.

I actually had some glitter in the right colors to add to the flowers, to add a bit of zing.  I matted both the image and the background with a dark brown CS.  I tied the big fluffy bow with some tulle type ribbon that I recently received from a Facebook friend in a card swap.  I kept looking at the card, before realizing that this was all that was needed…..not quite CAS, but not overly complicated, either 🙂

I’d like to enter this in the following:

Crafty Hazelnut’s Patterned Paper – March ATG with Patterned paper

DL Art – March Linky Challenge

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends – #102 ATG

The Crafty Addicts – #58 ATG with optional theme of Embellish It

Crafting With An Attitude – #49 ATG

2 comments

  1. Hi Susan, a fun monochromatic card, thank you for sharing with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends… good luck in the prize draw… Megan DT LPoCF

  2. Pretty card, lovely colouring. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Hazelnut’s Patterned Paper Challenge. Good luck!

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