Friday, March 16, 2012

Monkey Card for Monkey Challenge 100!! Let's Party!

Monkey Challenge 100!!
and Blog Candy!!

Terry found this cute monkey stamp and bought it for me. What a perfect challenge to use it on "Celebrate 100".

Here is the sketch. It was a fun and easy one to do.

Blog Candy!!!

To be eligible: 1) Follow us; 2) Leave a Comment with your email address; or 3) Upload a project for this challenge!

What is all in the picture you ask!!??
 Adorable handmade Owl (by My own little hands), 2 stamp sets, Daffodil Delight Pom Pom Trim, Cherry Cobbler Dazzling Details, Scallop Trim Border Punch, Pearls, a handmade and decorated dispensing container of Whisper White Baker's Twine,chunky glitter, Sweet Stitches buttons, a Thank-You Note kit with stampin' spot and stamp, flower key chain, and an album to alter!

I used the aqua painter to color in the Monkey. I used Early Espresso and Calypso Coral ink.

To get the brad into the button, I pulled the legs off the brad and put a dimensional inside and it stuck right into the button.

Stamp Sets:
Monkey Stamp from "Stamp out online" (gift from Terry)
Afterthoughts 6pc set Hostess 2010-2011
Ink and Paper Colors:
Pool Party, Calypso Coral, Early Espresso, White
Sponge dauber, 2.5 Circle punch, Jelly Bean brads, Early Espresso satin ribbon (retired), Sweet stitches button (retired)
Designer Series Paper:
2011-2013 In Color Stack, Sweet Shop in the Occasions mini 2012

I am on my way to spend the weekend at Deanna's House. We are going to make cards and maybe Scrapbook... but we are diffidently going shopping!!!

Thanks for looking
Shirley Pumpkin


Kay said...

Hi- I hope I am the lucky one to win your blog candy!! I would love to purchase one of your owls! Thanks for your wonderful blog! Hugs Kay Capps

Diane Vander Galien said...

Very Cute!!! Perfect for your big 100th Celebration!!! Love to play along with your challenges!!! Love all the special accents on your card!!! Happy 100th!!!

Terry Duncan said...

I follow your blog. I love this monkey stamp and your card. Thanks for the opportunity to win!

tionya said...

Cute, cute card! Love those monkeys!!!
Thank you for the opportunity to win!

Anonymous said...

Would love to win! My previously purchased owl needs a playmate!!! Love your blog...full of great ideas and inspiration!!!

Terry Blais said...

Super cute monkey card, Shirley Su! He looks like he's ready to eat those cakes and pies on that sweet designer paper. Love the bow and the brad/button combo. You rock!!!

Sheri said...

Wow, what a perfect monkey stamp for A La Card Monkey's celebration! So cute!

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Anonymous said...

I absoulutely love the owls! I did try to make one myself, but it's not nearly as cute as yours! I tried to upload my card for the challenge, but I couldn't find the link.
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