Friday, 4 August 2017

Happy Little Stampers - August Christmas Challenge

Come on now time to crank up a Christmas gear and get creating, only four months left! So why not join in with Happy Little Stampers new Christmas card challenge that's starting today?


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And the optional twist is such a traditional element of Christmas I had to go with it. Also poinsettias are best on cards in my house - the real thing never seems to survive!


I used a stamp that has been lurking at the bottom of my Christmas stash and never been used before, definitley time to give it some love. I added a couple of strips of red card and then outlined them and the poinsettia with a grey promarker pen. Think that's why my photos have a bit of a blurry effect going on.


I coloured the flower centre in green and then added some tiny black gems too.

Supplies:
Stamps: Penny Black, Wonder Collection; HLS, Mixed Christmas Sentiments
Inks: Memento, tuxedo black
Promarkers: poppy, crimson, cool grey 1, meadow green
Embellishments: MeiFlower, black gems

Hop on over to Happy Little Stampers to get your mind blown away by the creativity of the rest of the DT - HERE. Then get those Christmas supplies out and get some cards into your 2017 stash!

So pleased you came by my blog today, please come back again soon as I love having you visit. And keep crafting!

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7 comments:

  1. What a fun CAS card, this layout has a very contemporary feel!

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  2. Love this Jane. The combination of that elegant flower and the graphic feel of the stripes is wonderful.

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  3. Beautiful cas card Jane. Love that red poinsettia and the tiny gems in the middle. Great layout!

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  4. Great CAS card. We used a very similar seal :-) I also love Poinsettia, it's a great Christmas symbol.

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  5. Beautifully CAS .... I love it! xx

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  6. What a fabulous CAS design Jane and it has such a stylish effect.

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  7. The CAS design here is very impressive and that gorgeous poinsettia takes the spotlight. I love the single rounded corner too!

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