Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Happiness




 Hi Everybody... Well I would like to start off with saying that I am very honored to be chosen as Chic of the week last week with the Jugs.. Yay.. Thank you so much.. Today I am sharing a card that I am entering in Two challenges. The first is a technique challenge over at Just Us Girls... The technique is called The Smash... Here is the tutorial at SCS.. The second challenge is a sketch challenge over at The Sweet Stop.  And here is my take :).. Thanks so much for stopping by today.. Some exciting things happening on Thursday so make sure to stop by and check it out !!! Monique

Materials

Stamps: MTME So Fortunate
Paper: Kraft and Burgundy cs, The Far East PP DCWV
Ink: Staz on Black
Paint, flowers, ribbon , MS border punch

24 comments:

angelwhispers said...

Just beautiful Monigue and the colours just perfect! Chanelle xxx

hannelie said...

So so pretty!Luv it

Dana Gustafson said...

Hey lovely lady! You make a wonderful Chic of the Week! And THIS card is wonderful...in fact, you might say it brings me *happiness*! I love it! Thanks for getting painty with Just Us Girls this week!

Elise said...

Hello, my dear! I have to say: it couldn't have happened to a NICER and more talented CHIC! hee hee SERIOUSLY, though - girlllll- you got it going ONNNNN all over again! THIS is splendid, my friend! Such lovely USE of this great technique! And what a wonderful excuse to trot out the old paint! KWIM!?! I'm DELIGHTED, to once again, thank you for sharing your divine talent with JUST US GIRLS! Yipeeee!

Stella said...

Monique congrats on being a Chic of the week. Enjoy ; it's so well deserved. You are so talented! This card is amazing; a perfect example of your talent and skills. I love your choice of papers; such an elegant card andI love love love the flowers.
Enjoy your day!

Crystal said...

AWW Monique this is sooo soft and beautiful!!! I LOVE the colors, images, and you aced thsi sketch!! Those flowers are soooo pretty!!! Fabulous card!

Kathy said...

Congrats on chic of the week, how cool, and well deserved! Love this gorgeous card, the cherry blossoms are the perfect touch, just fab!

Michele said...

WOW!! B.E.A.U.T.I.F.U.L !! Congrats on your "Chic of the week."

Suzanne C said...

Congrats on your win! Lovely elegant card.

*Vicki* said...

So soft and stunning Monique!! Really love the cherry blossoms on this card!! HUGS

Maria Levine said...

This is a beauty! Nice job and so glad that you were last week's Chic of the Week! Congrats. Thanks so much for playing along with Jugs again this week!

Denise Marzec said...

Gorgeous, Monique!! Love those flowers!

dolcreations said...

This is simply gorgeous Monique! What a gorgeous shade of rose you have used here! LOVE the flowers!

Julie Hoffman said...

This is so pretty Monique!!! I love, love, love the flowers! Will have to stop by on Thursday for sure!

VICTORIA said...

Beautiful card. Victoria :)

Lisa Kind said...

We always love your creations, Monique! This is very pretty! Love the Asian feel and how you did the technique! Thanks for playing with us again!

Joan Ervin said...

I love this, Monique...it's such a vintagy, shabby, oriental design and sooo beautiful!!!! I love the stamps you used and the colors are outstanding!!!

Davi said...

You do the greatest job on oriental!! This is so soft and feminine!! Very pretty!

Kimberly S said...

Ooo...love that Asian look (and the DP is one of my favs by DCWV!). Congrats on being Chic of the week Monique! :)

Pauline said...

What a gorgeous and serene card! Love all those layers and pretty patterns. Congrats on Chic of the week, so well deserved!

Kathryn B said...

Love this card Monique! I like the colors and your take on the technique!!! Got my calender holder all built and ready to go for April! Hee! Hee! Congrats on last weeks nod and so glad you could play along with JUGS this week!

Andrea M said...

Hey girl!!! Congrats on chic of the week - it was sooo well deserved!!! This card is AMAZING!!! I love the marbled look of your acrylic smash!!! WOW!!! Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls!

Alice Wertz said...

gorgeous card, Monique! love the pretty colors you used. congrats on your win, too!

Shelby Goolsby said...

Such a beautiful card, very elegant!!