This week at Midweek Magnolias our Challenge for you is ‘Monochromatic’ or shades of one colour. I’ve chosen to use browns and creams for my card with some gorgeous Basic Grey Picadilly papers.

This is what I came up with:

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My card follows the sketch from the Sweetest Thing  Challenge:

For a closer look:


Tilda is stamped with Memento Tuxedo black onto Copic Express card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E35, YR24, YR21, YR20, E71 clothes: E79, E77, E74, E71 I’ve then added a mottled finish to her dress with my colourless blender


Why not pop over to Midweek Magnolias and have a try at our Monochromatic Challenge for a chance at a terrific prize direct from Magnolia Sweden. We would love to see  your wonderful creations.

One last look:


Stamps: Magnolia Mini Sitting Angel Tilda
Paper: Basic Grey Picadilly, Kanban Coffee and Cream
Cardstock: SU Early Espresso and Very Vanilla
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Early Espresso
Accessories: SU Early Espresso Ribbon, Twine, Nestabilities Scallop Circles, SU Victorian Lace, Buttons, Stickles, Sponge Dauber

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Amusing Challenges Fussy Cutting
Catered crop The letter B ( brown, bow, buttons)
Panpastel UK Anything goes
Sweetest Thing Sketch
Just Tracy’s crafts Anything Goes
Crafty Calender Things with wings