Monday, 11 March 2013

Merry Monday #53 - Merry Christmas

Hello Crafty Friends,
It's Monday and this post is for this weeks Merry Monday Sketch Challenge.  I used two different Embossing Folders and the Oval Classic Nestabilities to offset the sentiment panel. To finish off I die cut the star, used punches to do the Holly Leaves and a Copic to colour the Pearls.  Love how it turned out, CAS hope you do too. Why don't you pop over to Lesley's blog and check out the rest of the Design Team for some inspiration and join us to make your Christmas cards early so you will be prepared by December.

Stamps: Papertrey Ink Bells and Boughs
Card and Papers: Rich Razzleberry, Whisper White, DSP Cottage Wall (R)
Ink: Rich Razzleberry
Finishing Touches: Pearls, V06 Lavender Copic, Rich Razzleberry 1/8" Ribbon
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Classic Oval Nestabilities, Sizzix Polka Dot E/Folder, Sizzix Snow Burst E/Folder, Papertrey Ink Large Tags Die, Dble Sided Tape, Small Oval Punch, 1/2" Circle Punch, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dot
Thanks for stopping by today. I would love to hear from you.
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  1. When I saw your card over on the MM blog my mouth just dropped, Sue! This is SO pretty in these colors and the different embossing folders! Love your holly leaves, pearls and the pretty bow! Fabulous card!
    Have a wonderful week! :)

  2. You have outdone yourself again, Sue! Love these colors and the way you've die cut the panel! Fantastic!

  3. This is gorgeous, love that razzleberry color!!

  4. Love the purple and the way you cut out the center where the sentiment is. Perfect take on the sketch.

  5. Susan the purple is abortively stunning for a Christmas card! I love it and those fun holly leaves. Thanks for making feel so welcome this month. ;)

  6. What a gorgeous card! I love the colors and love how you used the sketch!!

  7. Hi Susan I just saw this over at merry Monday and had to hop on over and tell you how much I love it !
    I love how you've adapted the sketch and the colours, textures and patterns work in perfect harmony - beautiful x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

  8. I think this is one of the best cards you have ever made and you have made some beauties! I love the colours, the center cut out and the way you flipped the sketch. Just amazing Sue!

  9. Very pretty card Joyce, I love the texture and colours you used.

  10. This is just gorgeous with that awesome Razzleberry color! I love how you cut the oval and added that rich embossing! NJ


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