Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Merry Monday and Mojo Monday

Happy Snow Day (again!)!  I didn't really want this snow day.  We are over our days and now they are taking from other vacation days.  This one will probably take away our Friday before Memorial Day, which is the day I go shopping at the local nurseries for my flowers.  But it was only 1 degree this morning and the wind chill was -25 degrees, so it was necessary.  So since I was home, I went to my craft room.  I made two cards, but I'll share one today and one tomorrow.
This one I love!  I love the Merry Monday Challenges and really want to play along more often to get some cards done.  This week their challenge is to use ornaments.  I've have these tag dies from MFT for a while and I purchased them because they look like ornaments to me.  I die cut them out of decorative paper and then just the tops from foil tape paper for the top of the ornament.  Love it! 
I'm also playing along with the Mojo Monday challenge.  They've changed up their round or square challenge (I don't like making round cards!) to tall and skinny!  This I like!  My card is 3.5" x 5.5" so it still fits into an A-2 envelope (but who cares if you have an envelope maker, right?), but it's so cute being so skinny!
Thanks for stopping in today!  Hopefully I'll be at work tomorrow!
Stamps:  Take a Bough (PTI)
Paper:  Neenah white, North Pole (Doodlebug), foil tape sheets (Ranger)
Ink:  Versafine onyx black
Accessories:  Decorative circle tag stax (MFT), enamel dots (Teresa Collins), washi tape, baker's twine



Notes by Nina said...

What a fabulous card Lisa, these papers are so bright and fun. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday this week.

Bonnie said...

What pretty ornaments, Lisa! Love that paper too! Such pretty colors! Thanks for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

Lesley Croghan said...

Bright happy colours! So happy you played with us, Lisa! Glad you got to stamp today.

Cheryl said...

Your card is terrific! Love how you colored the paste for your stencil. Great interpretation of the challenge photo!
No school, BUT staff has to report today! I'll get some of my work done!

Marybeth said...

Great layout bright and fun! Love the perfectly added dots!

Karren said...

Fabulous card! Love how you've mixed those patterned papers. And your enamel dots are the perfect finishing touch! Thanks so much for joining us at Merry Monday.

Sharyn Polesel said...

Very pretty card, Lisa! Love those gorgeous ornaments!

artful-notions said...

Love this bright and happy card Lisa, and love the pattern papers you used!

Lizzie T a/k/a Wifelady said...

Adorable Card - love those bright and fun Doodlebug papers!

Karen D said...

I love your fresh modern card with it's fabulous ornaments Lisa. Thank you so much for joining us at Merry Monday.


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