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Friday, December 6, 2013

#1 Light Tis The Season Card

Created this Christmas card using a sketch which you can see below. Used a Sizzix Light die. Before I had a Cricut I had Sizzix dies like this and have kept them and found many uses for them. Used colors: gold, green, red & white. Used couple pattern papers. Embossed the background. Added some washi tape. This was first time I had stamped on washi tape. This was first time I had used heat embossing on washi tape.


























Supplies List 


embossing: Basic Grey/Sizzix Phrases, Merry Christmas embossing folder,
   Zing Gold embossing powder, Marvy heat tool
ink: VersaMark
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper:  
   pattern scrapbook papers - 
   DCWV Christmas matstack, the Paper Studio Merry Christmas Words,
   cardstock - gold glitter, green, red

Sizzix: Light die
stamp:  Whimsical Designs Snow Much Fun - sentiment 
washi tape: Recollections Green/White

Entering this into the following challenges:

12/6 Crafty Hazelnuts Ch153 Christmas Light It Up UE 11/30

12/7 Stamped Blessings Green/Red Plus 1 2E(#1) Green/Red Plus Gold 12/1

12/8 Craft Your Passion Ch191 Add Some Washi Tape To Your Christmas Creations 3E(#1) 12/2

12/9 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch81 Anything Goes UE 12/3

12/9 MFP Sketch w/ Twist  Use 2 diff patt papers 5E(#2) 12/3





12/9 Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch Tinsel Time Use Silver or Gold UE 12/3

12/10 C.R.A.F.T. Ch236 Christmas 5E(#3) 12/5
12/10 Simon Says Stamp Wed Make Your Own Background 5E(#2) 12/4

12/11 Christmas Blog Ch Embossing 3E(#1) 12/6

12/14 Creative Insp Paint Merry Christmas UE 12/1

12/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Extra for Dec Anything Christmas UE 12/1 
12/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Dec Linky Ch Anything Goes UE 12/5  
12/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC88 Anything Goes UE 12/3
 

13 comments:

  1. Love the die you used; great holiday card. Thank you for playing along with us at MFP Sketch With a Twist Challenge.

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  2. Lovely card and love the candle as well, thanks for joining us this week. How about applying for our DT? Our DT call still has a few days left on it! You would be very welcome to apply!

    Jo and the CRAFT Team.

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  3. Very cute! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

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  4. Thanks for another entry for both CHNC challenges x

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  5. Fab card with great embossing. Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.

    Deborah

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  6. Sweet card. Love the washi tape. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

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  7. gorgeous embossing and a great entry to our Winter Wonderland Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx
    PS I have new candy if you are interested :)

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  8. What a fun card! I like the embossing on the washi. Thank you for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps. I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas season.

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  9. Thanks for showing you can emboss on wash - I was scared to try. Car looks great. Thanks for joining us on Sketch with a Twist.

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  10. Yummy texture on this card. I love that Christmas light bulb...so cute. I've never tried embossing on washi tape...now I know I can. Thanks for joining our We Wish You a Washi Christmas Challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. I hope we see you again soon, Melissa.

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  11. I love the details on your embossed background and the die cut light is so cute, Melissa! Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  12. Fun use of the washi tape here! Thank you for playing along with my Amusing Challenge this week! So glad you did.

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  13. Pretty card! Thanks for playing with Creative Inspirations design team!

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