Monday, 8 June 2015

Shabby Chic at Make My Monday

Hello everyone, it seems like Summer has arrived so I hope you all had a lovely sunny weekend. Mine has been a bit mixed as I got my new glasses on Saturday (I wear contact lenses all the time) which I have for back-up and as I'm exceedingly short sighted and they're also varifocals, to say I've been struggling is an understatement!!!
I just about managed to get my card for our new challenge at Make My Monday which has the theme of Shabby Chic chosen by Suzi B, although a fair amount of squinting came into it! Hope you like it.


I used a scrap of the Gelli print paper shown on my post last Friday and stamped on the Penny Black collage image with Archival Wareing Can ink. I then added colout with Inktense pencils.
I stamped the Hobbycraft corner flourishes on with the same ink together with the sentiment. I then distressed the edges with an emery board and added the panel to a kraft card blank.

If you haven't yet seen I have some candy on offer, do check out the post to see what you could win.

Have a good week.
Fliss xx

7 comments:

  1. Fingers crossed it had Fliss.

    A super card with the collage PB image, your soft coloring compliments it beautifully.

    B x

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  2. Very pretty Fliss!
    Good luck with the new glasses.
    Alison xx

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  3. Gorgeous card Fliss,love the flowers.
    Good luck with the glasses, if only we didn't need the damn things huh?!
    Big hugs
    Donna xxx

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  4. Lovely card Fliss, I have very poor eyesight too and it's a struggle sometimes, hope you get to grips with your new glasses

    Joan

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  5. Lovely soft and pretty card Fliss. Nicola x

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  6. Really pretty with beautiful colouring.

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  7. Another fabby make Fliss and I hope the glasses work out well for you.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x
    ShirlsCards.

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Fliss xx