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Mona Pendleton | Monday, February 12, 2018 @ 5:18 PM | ,


Hi! Today I'm joining along with the PTI 11th anniversary day 7 challenge where the challenge is to create a project featuring dies only. I created a valentine's day card featuring a variety of die cuts including a sentiment made using dies from the PTI Wet Paint combined with the Wet Paint 11 collection. The heart was die cut using a double layered PTI Primitive Heart die cut with the bottom layer being white card stock and the top layer vellum: 
I stuffed the stitched heart with gold and white sequins then embellished with a homemade flower that was die cut using a PTI Beautiful Blooms die along with some die cut white PTI Fancy Foliage:
For color and theme inspiration, I'm joining along with the current  TIME OUT challenges which is to create a project inspired by the pretty photo shown below:
and for sketch inspiration, I'm joining along with the current TGIF challenges sketch challenge:
Up next is an 8" x 8" oil painting study featuring a couple of pears. I'm entering this painting in the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge~Day 11:
I'm also joining along with the Paint Party Friday site:
Thanks so much for stopping by!
Be Sweet ;)
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15 Sweet Comments So Far:

Lisa said...

This is so gorgeous, Mona!! The heart looks amazing!! I love the stitching and how you stuffed it with sequins!! It's so beautiful!! And your pears are so stunning!! I love the texture and background!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Lisa Elton said...

Oh Mona, this is just lovely and so elegant! Your painting is fabulous too!

Cheryl W. said...

Your card is amazing. I love the contrast between the sentiment and the neutral colors of the rest of the card. The stitching around your heart adds such a lovely texture and hand-crafted look. Your luscious pear painting is also amazing. I always look at your paintings and wonder how you are able to create such vivid images with paint.

Tami Hewlett said...

This is just stunning! Love the neutral colors and shaker heart. Thank you for joining us at TGIF Challenges this week.

Helen Wallace said...

So happy to see shaker cards making a comeback and yours is a delight. The painting is gorgeous in it's golden tones offset with hint of lavender. TFS

Beth Norman said...

Such a unique card. Love the stitching and the glitter inside. Very creative. Your pairs are terrific and so is our background.

Marjan Küppers said...

This is a gorgeous and so very elegant shakercard, beautifil heart! The pears are to take a bite from :)

Samra Leshinski said...

Just FYI, the pears look DELICIOUS!!!
Your card is so gorgeous and heartwarming Mona!!!
Have a great week.
Hugs
Samra
Paper Talk with Samra

Gerrina said...

What a pretty way of using the heart as a shaker; love how elegant and subtile the effect is! Thank you for joining us at TIME OUT!

Maria said...

Love the stitched shaker heart with lovely flower, Mona! Wonderful painting, too!

Greta said...

Love the vellum heart shaker--beautiful card, Mona! The pears look good enough to eat!

Joyce said...

This is so stunning. And, a great way to combine both of these challenges. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

Denise van Deventer said...

A great little card...such a neat design! Loving the pears painting too...just fabulous! ;-)

Ros Crawford said...

Beautiful painting and your card is so adorable!

Ivana Camdzic said...

Mona, I LOVE this card!!! So sweet and elegant.


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