Apr 25, 2017

Playful Monkeys!

Hello DiesRUs Friends!  Vickie Y here to share a happy, fun-loving card for any age!




My card is a top-fold card that I used the Poppy Stamps Jungle Vine Oval die to create the opening.
I then die cut three monkeys from the Poppy Stamps Happy Monkey die, and die cut the word smile from the Penny Black Heartfelt die set.

Here's a tip when die cutting a figure that needs to be pieced together - die cut from white cardstock and then color using your markers, pencils, etc., before piecing together.

I colored the tree and vines using alcohol makers and then placed a solid color of designer paper behind the die cut card front.

Here's a close-up of these playful monkeys!

To complete my card I placed the die cut smile in the lower right corner of the card as shown in the completed card at the top.

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Poppy Stamps Happy Monkey

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5 comments:

  1. OMG what a cute creation Vickie! Love those fun monkeys and your design is fabulous. Great use of dies and awesome inspiration ... thanks for the smile this morning!

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  2. Vickie, this is so adorable! Your smile sentiment is perfect with this monkey scene. It made me smile immediately.

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  3. Those monkeys look just like the ones in the Barrel Full of Monkeys game. This is too cute!

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  4. Such a cute and fun scene you created. Love those cute little monkeys!
    Hugs,
    Lena

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