Tuesday, 7 February 2017

MHK Designs Monthly Inspiration

     With Valentine's Day a few days away I decided to use one of my favourite sets to make a card. This set has several frames and sentiments which can all be mixed to create many variations.
     I thought black was a little harsh so this is printed in dark grey with a hint of dark pink straight on to a postcard page from World Traveller that has a pink overlay.
     The mat layer was white card until I coloured the edge with ink, the same ink was used to gently colour the edge of the white card blank aswell.
     With the addition of a few tiny red gems to add sparkle the card is complete. The dark pink gives the card a vintage look which goes well with the backing paper.
     I used to think digi's were just printed out in black on white and coloured in, but now I have learnt there is a whole host of things you can do to them before they ever see a printer. I would suggest if you have a photo package on your computer that you start to experiment, there will be no going back and being able to manipulate the designs means you get even more value for money!

I've Been Framed
World Traveller

     We have lots of new designs for you this month but don't forget the gorgeous ones already in the Etsy shop. Happy crafting.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Come and Get It - Valentine's Day Cards
The Paper Players - Valentine's Card


  1. What a lovely card .
    Thanks for joining us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

  2. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at the Come and Get it challenge. ~DT Dana

  3. What a lovely card. Thanks for sharing this with us at Crafting with Dragonflies for our first challenge in 2017. Hope to see you back for more!

  4. Such a pretty card! Gorgeous rhinestone on the intricate heart. Thank you for sharing your card with The Paper Players!

  5. This is so pretty! I love the red gems! So happy you joined my challenge at The Paper Players this week! XX

  6. Rocky, I love how you embellished the center of the heart medallion with the red rhinestones. Very elegant. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players this week! Crystal, DT

  7. Rocky, I love this beautiful Valentine card! The way you used that paper is perfect--and I adore the CAS feel! Fabulous, friend! Sending HUGS! :) Mynn xx


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