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Thursday, June 23, 2011

For my little monkey!

Hi all,

Well, only Friday to go and then it's the weekend! It's been raining for most of the week, so Martha and I have found indoor things to do. She's now wanting to walk and tows me around everywhere. Tomorrow, Daisy isn't in preschool, so we are going to meet up with some friends for lunch and a play.
Here's my weekly post to enter into the Stamp Fairy challenge. They have a fab sketch this week and as Martha is 1 (how did that happen?) next month, I thought I would make her a card. I'm not sure if it is a bit too old for her, but as hubby said, the card is more for us than her as she won't have a clue what is going on and will probably just want to take it apart. I used this fab Stamp Fairy monkey image. I printed him 3 times and then decoupaged him for depth. The papers are also by Stamp Fairy and I thought I would add a bit of texture with corrugated card and tried to add to a jungle feel with the leaves.

11 comments:

Annette said...

Oooh I love your little Monkey card Nikki. Those leaves are great and love how you've layered his little head again. Fab entry for Stampfairy's sketch this week.

Annette xx

Cheryl said...

oh love that monkey he is great and those leaves are just perfect making one gorgeous card hugs cherylxxxxxx

coldwaters2 said...

What a fab card Nikki, love that monkey also the colours and design a super card.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Annmaree (Emu) said...

too fun, love the monkey and the corrugated card with the leaves!!!

Fleur said...

Adorable card Nikki, I think it's perfect for Martha - she'll love the bright colours.
Hugz Fleur xXx

Lisa said...

wonderful job, thanks for joining us at Stamp Fairy this week

Gerda said...

Hi Hon

love the colors you used for this card. They match the image and the card looks simply adorable!! The perfect gift for your little one, too cute!

Thanks for joining us at StampFairy Challenge.

Hugs, Gerda

Samantha said...

Ohhh lovely card hunny you have done the image proud! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Fairy, hope to see you next week, Samantha :0)

Jules said...

Gosh Nikki .. .. I can't believe that Martha is one already!! Where DID that time go?

I love your cheeky monkey card.

Great layering and the corrugated card looks lovely. I really like the texture of that.

Hope you have a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

Carissa said...

Wonderful card, gorgeous colours. Thanks for playing at StampFairy this week. Carissa :)

Larissa said...

Such an adorable card! Thanks for joining us at the Stampfairy challenge this week.

Hugs,
Larissa