My first holiday card for this year

Hi

Now that Halloween is over, Its looking a lot like Christmas (even though there’s thanksgiving in the midst) . We had our first snow on Halloween night in Michigan . I love winter and the snow but I get jitters thinking of really cold winter days. Its lovely to see the whole white and red colors everywhere and definitely lifts up my mood.

For today, I m posting my very first holiday card.

What better way than to start with red and white colors?

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Isn’t this a pretty cute image ? Sharing gifts on a snowy day is beautiful right?

Here are the steps to make this card?

Supplies: Neenah solar white card stock, Red embossed paper from Joanns

Stamp: Penny black jolly friends ( http://shop.pennyblackinc.com/p/jolly-friends )

Dies: Nestabilities scalloped circles

Ink: Memento tuxedo black ink , Copics E27, E25, B21, C6, R29, R24, E21, Y14,YG17 , Tumbled glass distress ink

Misc: red and white twine, Foam dots, Stickles frosty lace

Steps:

1. Cut an A 2 size card (4.25 X 5.5 ” ) from white card stock

2. For card panel – cut 4 inch X 5.25 inch red embossed card stock . String the twine three times around and attach the panel to card base.

3. Cut spellbinders die and blend with distress ink around corner. Stamp the penny black stamp . Color with copics. Use stickles for snow on ground and on umbrella.

4. Attach it to card panel with foam dots. Use any sentiment for Christmas on inside.

I m posting this card for this challenge –

http://festivefriday.blogspot.com/2014/10/ffc43-mid-challenge-inspiration.html

Hope you enjoyed the Christmas feel! Have a good day .

Vidya

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2 thoughts on “My first holiday card for this year

  1. Your card is so sweet, I love the image of the hedgies and the sparkly snow on the umbrella. A great holiday card! Thanks so much for joining in at Inspiration Journal. Anne x

  2. This is such a beautiful card! I love the embossing and the image is so very cute! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More. I do want to ask if you could please link our challenge blog http://pennyblackatallsorts.blogspot.co.uk/ either here or on flickr, as it is a requirement to be entered for the prize draw. I wouldn’t want you to miss out on a chance to win. Hope you’ll play along again soon, don’t forget you can enter up to 3 times.

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