It's warmed up considerably around here so it feels strange to be doing Christmas cards. I am sure going to be happy in December though when I have a whole pile of cards to mail!
Today's card is for this week's Merry Monday (#96) challenge to include holly on a project. I went very clean and simple using the CAS-ual Fridays Merry Kiss-mas stamp set. I started out by stamping the round sentiment using Archival Ink in Vermillion and then cut out with a Spellbinders Nestie. I stamped the holly image in the center of the sentiment and colored it with Copic markers. I stamped the holly image a second time and after coloring with Copics, I fussy cut out. I layered it over the center holly image, using dimensional dots on the tips to give the leaves some lift. I substituted Kaisercraft pearls for the berries. The patterned paper came from the Webster's Pages It's Christmas pad.
Products: CAS-ual Fridays stamps, Webster's Pages dp, Kaisercraft pearls, Michael's ribbon, Archival and Memento inks, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Copic Makers
Copics: G20, G24, G28
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Friday, February 21, 2014
A Holly Jolly Christmas
Posted by Nancy Thomas at 10:00 AM
Labels: CAS-ual Fridays, Christmas
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Oh, this is gorgeous, Nancy. This challenge is still on my to do list for this weekend...ReplyDelete
LOVE this, Nancy! CAS perfection! Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday.ReplyDelete
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Great CAS card, I love your layered holly.Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.ReplyDelete
Very pretty Christmas cards!ReplyDelete
That's beautiful! You are going to be very happy indeed!ReplyDelete
I got all my stamps in the mail today, thank you so much!!!
So striking, Nancy!! I love this CAS layout and that paper is wickedly cool! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday this week xoxoxoReplyDelete
Wonderful CAS card, Nancy! I love how your fun patterned paper showcases your stamped image and sentiment! Very nice!ReplyDelete
What a very pretty card, Nancy! Congratulations on the well-deserved win from MM!! Hugs, DarnellReplyDelete