Saturday, 17 May 2008

Crème de menthe?

I fancied making a really simple monochromatic card using my favourite colour, Certainly Celery. But what’s in the glass? Crème de menthe? Or limeade? And one of those hideous green cherries, ugh!

I coloured the image using my Certainly Celery ink pad and a blender pen – I squeezed the closed pad to create a pool of ink on the inside of the lid. A little doodling around the edges gives the image a “frame”.

Stamps: Cheers to You (p35)
Cardstock:
Certainly Celery, Basic Black, Whisper White
Paper: Prints Designer Series Papers - Certainly Celery
Ink: Staz-On (p82), Certainly Celery
Accessories: Blender pen, Stampin’ Write® marker, 3/8" Grosgrain ribbon - Certainly Celery

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7 comments:

  1. Lovely card Helen
    ...maybe its an olive in the glass :D

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  2. I love your card! I hope this adorable set shows up in our new catalog this summer! Mind if I add you to my SU! Only blogroll?

    Hugs!

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  3. This is awesome...love the color, image, layout...very nice!

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  4. cute card :) i love the little drink stamp ... i am with elizabeth in that i hope to see that on our upcoming catalog!

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  5. I'm thinking margarita and you ran out of limes for the garnish. Great card!

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  6. I agree with Maggie.....it's a martini, dry with an olive.

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  7. Love this!!!. I am green with envy over this set. Your card is adorable and make me want that set more.

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