Monday, February 6, 2017

The Paper Players: Unusual Valentine....



Hey,

Happy Monday to you.

I am slowly getting back to full strength. I should have been back at work today, but I had a complication that set me back a week or two..

Anyway, enough of that!

I am in the midst of making Valentine's cards. I only really need to make one, but I like to send them to my little posse..

I haven't played along with The Paper Players in a while and thought this would be a great opportunity as their theme this week fits what I am up to -


I love making slightly off the wall Valentine's Day cards and these are quite out there..because the fishes are so ugly and not very Valentinesy (totally a word), but they made me giggle and worked out well.

The stamps are by Avery Elle and I stamped, coloured them with Zigs and die-cut them. I die-cut the white panel using MFT wonky stitched dies and I then stenciled on the spots for a slight sea effect.

Once I had my fishes in place, I added some hearts and the sentiment - both by Simon Says Stamp.

Here is the other one that I made -


Every time I see them they make me smile, they are quite weird, but I think my friends will love them.

Cx


5 comments:

  1. They are weird but brilliant! Totally my kind of Valentines! Love the dots and hearts behind them. I have this set and I really need to actually open it and ink them up...

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  2. Those are such fun images! Cute for a Valentine!!

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  3. Claire, this makes me smile! It is a fun Valentine! Great coloring, too! I sure hope you feel much better soon! Take care of yourself! SO happy you joined my challenge at The Paper Players this week! XX

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  4. Your funny little fishes had me laughing too...so ugly they're cute LOL! And I love the creative way you turned them into a valentines card...thank you for joining us at The Paper Players!

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  5. LOVE these! And yes of course Valentinesy is a word ;) Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Players.

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Thanks Cx