Monday 27 October 2014

Monday Moments

Another Christmas card for my box, beginning to get on a bit of a roll now! Today's card uses the colours from Color Throwdown, the theme from CASology and the layout from Freshly Made Sketches.

I remembered this Molly Bloom's Christmas home stamp that I thought would suit the colours as well as the theme. So I got busy stamping and colouring and sparkling it up.

I embossed some vertical lines to add a bit of interest to the right hand side of the square from the layout sketch and then die cut a spiro circle to stamp the sentiment and some snowflakes. This I popped up on foam to add dimension.

I'm liking how this house reminds me of gingerbread and cookies - home is where the heart is and the way to a man's heart is supposed to be food and I've plenty of men in my family! This card is earmarked for one of them.

Stamps: Molly Blooms, MB0263L; SU, Endless Wishes
Inks: SU, crushed curry, pistachio pudding; Memento, potter's clay
Promarkers: terracotta, satin, tulip yellow, grey green
Die: Xcut, spiro circle

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  1. What a beautiful Christmas card with the white on white layers and the sweet little cottage this!!! Thanks for playing along with us at the Color Throwdown!!!

  2. This is a wonderful Christmas card. I love all the fabulous details! Thanks for playing with us at FMS this week!

  3. Gorgeous colouring on that sweet little house, Jane, and I love the way you mounted the sentiment! Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

  4. Love this card! So sweet with the coloring. Brilliant take on all the sketches and combining them!

  5. Aw, I think I'd like to visit that quaint house! Looks so inviting! I love the sentiment and the pretty snowflakes, too! Thanks for joining in the fun at CASology!

  6. How cute is this little house! What a great card! Thanks for playing along with us at the Color Throwdown!


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