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Monday, 30 November 2009

Non Traditional Christmas Card

The new challenge on the Crafty Cardmakers Blog is either to make a Christmas card in non-traditional colours or to use traditional colours and a non-Christmas image. Well, I went for the former.



I used a brass stencil - a Dreamweaver one, I think - and watercoloured the hat, scarf and carrot nose. I then added embossing pen to the star and wording and embossed them in silver. The card background is stamped in Versamark Baby Blue with a snowflake stamp which was one of the first I ever bought some years ago, and finished it with some blue and silver ribbon.

5 comments:

judie said...

oh its so sweet, i love it, thank you for joining us at crafty cardmakers xx

Wishcraft said...

Lovely card, such a sweet snowman. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers :o) Lisa x

Rose said...

Very pretty! Soft and beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers!

Vixykins said...

Love the wording on that, so cute!

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and hope you enjoyed the challenge. We have a new challenge on 14th Dec so come and stop by again x

Julie Riley said...

How cute, great card. Thank you for joining us at Craft Cardmakers. xx

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