Monday, October 15, 2018

Monochromatic Plaid

This week's "October Plaid" card features a monochromatic look! Using a purple maker on purple card stock,  I colored a thick line, thin line alteration both vertically and horizontally.

Supplies used on this card:
  • Markers
  • Radiant Rectangles Dies (Spellbinders)
  • Vellum
  • Fall Foliage Thinlits (Sizzix - Tim Holtz Alterations)
  • Sunflower Stamps (Heartfelt Creations)
  • Burlap String
  • Gratitude Stamp (Autumn Leaves)
  • Tuxedo Black Ink (Tsukineko)
  • Large Pearl 
  • Button
  • These colors of Distress Ink
    • Spiced Marmalade 
    • Fossilized Amber

This post linked to:
Shopping our Stash - Giving Thanks
Little Red Wagon - Thankful for You
As You Like - Fussy/Fancy or CAS (usually Fussy because I'm not very good at CAS)
Time Out - Colorful
Dies R Us - Anything Fall (Sizzix, Spellbinders)
Stamplorations Theme & Sketch - Autumn + Stamps
Dare 2B Artzy - Fall


Darlene said...

Just gorgeous Esther! Your flower is awesome and the colors really POP! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything FALL’ challenge at Dies R Us. Good Luck and please come back again soon!

Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop by for a visit.

Donna said...

Beautiful card Esther!
Purple and orange together are so very perfect for fall!
Thanks for "giving thanks" with the crew from SHOPPING OUR STASH this week!!

Maria Rodriguez. said...

Oh WOW!! what an amazing card, love the gorgeous Autumn arrangement, the colors are beautiful and the texture divine.
Thank you for sharing with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you come and play again soon.

Heather said...

Very lovely. I really like how you did the background with the purple marker on purple card stock. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week.

Mimi said...

Oh, just absolutely love this! Wonderful to have the fall-feel, but including that nice purple so fits the season as well with Halloween! Very appealing colors. Gorgeous detail. Thanks for sharing at SOS! You're like our permanent Guestie! 😀

Tonya said...

Your card is so pretty! I love the combo of the orange flower with the purple background! Thanks for submitting your card to the Dare 2B Artzy Fall Challenge!

Dare 2B Artzy DT

Birgit said...

This is so stunning Esther! The cheerful sunflower floral cluster really pops against the purple plaid background. What a lovely mix of texture and color here. Thanks so much for linking up to the DRU fall challenge. Best of luck to you!

Crafty Pink Pixie said...

Beautiful card! I love the color combo and the flower! Thanks for participating in the Dare 2B Artzy October Challenge! -Tasha ☺

Squirrel x said...

So pretty! This is such a great make, thanks so much for sharing your craftyness with us for this AYLI challenge. See you again soon! Xx

Brenda said...

This is gorgeous, such a wonderful color combination! Thank you for sharing with us at As You Like It Challenge!

Jill V said...

I love the way your beautiful textured flower contrasts with that deep blue background - a beautiful combination of colours! Thanks for playing along with us at Time Out! Jill