Holiday Cards, Winter Cards

Let It Snow

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Hello there!

Last year when I started making cards I went a little overboard and bought a ton of holiday-themed stamp sets.  But then the holidays didn’t go as planned so I never made any holiday cards.  This year I’ve been trying to work through my holidays stash and so today I’ve combined a few snowflake sets that have been patiently waiting to have their turn. Continue reading “Let It Snow”

Holiday Cards

May Your Days Be Merry & Bright

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Hi there, I hope your week is going well!

I love this gorgeous holly stamp from Ellen Hutson but I was struggling with it a bit because I always hit a mental block when I try to color leaves. So, I decided to watercolor using Distress Oxide inks which always yields beautiful results. Continue reading “May Your Days Be Merry & Bright”

Holiday Cards

Joyeux Noël

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Hello!

Today’s card is a quick an easy one using emboss resist, one of my favorite techniques, and some soft colors of Distress Oxide inks.

I’m entering this card in the latest Simon Says Stamp Flickr Challenge for a chance to win $25.  Read more about how you can enter the challenge.  This challenge’s theme is Christmas/holiday projects with Simon products.  How easy is that?!

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Holiday Cards, Winter Cards

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

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Hi there, I hope your weekend is getting off to a good start!

Today I’ve colored up another sweet image from Elizabeth Craft Designs and paired it with a sentiment from Concord and 9th, and an embossing folder from Alexandra Renke.  I wish you could see the snow texture in person.  It’s amazing! Continue reading “It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year”

Holiday Cards

Warm Holiday Greetings

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Hi again! With this third post of the day I’m finally caught up.  Thanks for tolerating the extra emails 🙂

Today’s card features a sweet bear from Elizabeth Craft Designs.  I was completely unaware of this brand until I went to the Scrapbook Expo in Sacramento last month.  I’m so glad I found my way to their booth, the illustrations are so lovely!

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