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Wednesday, January 1, 2014

merry Christmas and a happy new Year Card

Wishing everyone a Happy New Year!

For Artic Fox OSAAT DT Ch194 click here

Created this dual theme non-traditional color of shades of purple Christmas & New Year card. Used Martha Stewart Seasonal Cake Art Cricut cartridge. Embossed the white layer with Cuttlebug D'vine Swirl embossing folder. Used Stamp N Plus chalk with Versamark ink on the embossed layer.

Supplies List 

chalk: Stamp N Plus Velvet
Cricut cartridge: Martha Stewart Seasonal Cake Art 2" Happy New Year
embossing: Cuttlebug D'vine Swirl emb folder
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper: cardstock - purples, white
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
Stampin' Up: Delightful Dozen

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/3 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Card Ch157 Starting all over again UE 12/28

1/3 MFP Speedy Fox & Friends Ch192 Happy New Years 5E(#4) 12/28

1/5 Bitten by The Bug 2 Happy New Year UE 12/30

1/6 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch84 New Year Resolution UE 12/31
   New Year Resolution - Make Christmas cards thru out the yr 

1/7 Simon Says Stamp Wed Something New 5E(#2) New Year Card 1/1
1/10 Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe Ch52 Anything Goes w/ Chalk 3E(#3) 12/29

1/31 CraftyHazelnuts Christmas CHNC Ch Extra Jan 2014 UE 1/1


  1. Happy New Year! I love the embossing on your card and the images and sentiment is just perfect for your New Years card!

  2. Wonderful card Melissa. Happy New Year from BBTB2!!!! :)

  3. Very cool cut! Thanks for joining the BBTB2 challenge and have a Happy New Year!
    ~Laura @

  4. Pretty card! The embossing in the background looks great. Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  5. Great embossing Melissa and nice purple choice of color too!

  6. Happy New Year, Melissa! What a fun cut! Love the sentiment. TFS

  7. Great card Melissa! Happy New Year !

  8. Thanks for entering your lovely card for CHNC challenge 157- you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for Januaryr - I'd love to see it there too. x

  9. Love the embossing with the chalk! Thank you so much for playing along at Loves Rubberstamps! We hope you play along with us again soon!

  10. A fabulous New Year's card. Thank you, for joining us for the Speedy Fox and Friends challenge.

  11. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for January - hope to see you again soon x

  12. Sweet!!!! HAPPY New Year to you and thanks for playing along with Speedy Fox & Friends Challenge!

  13. hi Melissa - just uploaded my card to BBTB - stopping by from there to say Happy New Year and great card - have a wonderful week - Ruff, Ruff!

  14. Happy New Year ! I love this card , the swirls are my favorite ! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 ! Hope you join us again !


  15. Happy 2014! Love the purple instead of the more typical silver and gold-so pretty! Thanks for joining our BBTB2 challenge this week :)

  16. What a fantastic card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  17. Fabulous card, love the embossing.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge.



  18. Great use of chalk x tfs at Loves Rubberstamps x