Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Tea Time

I made this card for a friend with whom I would love to stop by and share a cup tea. I'll enclose a tea bag with this.

I don't know who makes these stamps as I bought them unmounted in an online stamp sale. It is set of coffee and tea images and sentiments. I think I bought it a year ago and this is the first time I've inked any of them up.

The patterned paper is by Wild Asparagus and I used my cuttlebug embossing folder on the solid section for texture.

I think it is a bit too monochromatic. I painted the image with twinkling H2O's so the teapot and sugar and creamer bowls do have a bit of shimmer that isn't detectable in the scan.

Hmmmm....I may need to rethink this card. Oh well, this is my early morning card.


  1. It is perfectly lovely. Feels like a beautiful tea room.

  2. You did an awesome job painting this, Jennifer. No, it's not too monochromatic. It's lovely!

  3. Love it! I, also, do not think it is too monochromatic - it has so much charm just the way it is! ~Lisa B

  4. Love this card! The monochromatic tones are lovely, makes the teapot and mugs stand out. As always, your colouring is perfect.

  5. Oh I LOVE the colors on this card. So warm and soothing. I think it's a great card.

  6. OMG!! This is gorgeous and I absolutely love tea-related stamps!


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