Thinking of you at Christmas

Hi everyone! Happy December 1st! A new challenge is live over at Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog this morning and I’m happy to share my DT inspiration project for MLCCB #5 – December Anything Christmas Goes! I created a corner fold card to add to my pile of Christmas cards. I’ve made a couple of these in the past and really love how they turn out!


The cardstock, paper, stamps and inks are all from Stampin’ Up. I used the traditional green and red Christmas colors with a pop of gold. I watercolored the holly leaves and added some shimmer, and used red gemstones for the berries.


I added a scalloped border punched from DSP to the bottom of the front and the bottom of the inside panel for a little interest. Love how this turned out!


Proud to enter this pretty Christmas card into the following challenges:
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog: #217 – Christmas or Winter Sentiment
Crafting by Designs: November Get Ready For Christmas
Crafty Sentiments Designs: Anything Goes
DigiStamps4Joy: #155 – Anything Goes + Optional Christmas/December
Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog: #81 – Anything Goes
QKR Stampede: #324 – Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday: Weeks #362/363 – Anything Goes

Products used:
Cardstock/Paper: Stampin’ Up Garden Green, Cherry Cobbler and Very Vanilla cardstock, Stampin’ Up This Christmas Special DSP, Stampin’ Up Gold Foil sheet
Stamps: Stampin’ Up! Embellished Ornaments stamp set
Ink: Garden Green and Cherry Cobbler Ink; Spectrum Noir Crystal Clear Sparkle Overlay
Dies/Punches: Stampin’ Up Scallop Edge Punch
Accessories:  Tim Holtz Stamp Platform, Niji Water Brush, tiny red gemstones

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project and will link up an ‘anything Christmas goes’ project with us this month! We can’t wait to see what you create! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you soon! ;)

Scrappy hugs,

Author: Leslie

I'm definitely what one could consider a crafting junkie! I love making cards, 3-D projects (especially paper shoes, mini albums and gift bags), mixed media projects, altering items, as well as occasional beading and making jewelry! Fortunately, hubby is very supportive! Life is good! :D

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