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Sunday, January 4, 2015

happy christmas my deer Card

I know Christmas 2014 has come & gone but one of my New Year Resolution 2015  is to use new items when I get them.

I made this Christmas card using a new Inkadinkado Christmas Deer & Bird stamp I got at Michaels in after Christmas sale and using for first time. Paired it with a Simon Says Stamp whimsy 'deer' sentiment.

 Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil colors
ink: Memento Lady Bug  VersaFine Onyx Black 
marker: American Crafts gold  Marvy Snow Sharpie - green, red
paper:  scrapbook - scrap piece of digi paper Plaid Christmas
   cardstock -  red,  scrap pieces of white
punch: Firskars corner
Spellbinder: Nest Labels Four  Shape Riibbon Banners 
stamp: Inkadinkado Christmas Deer & Bird  Simon Says Stamp Winter Friends sentiment
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - tumbled glass

Entering this into the following challenges:  

1/6 ABC Christmas Z is for Zebra (Use Stripes) UE 12/24

1/9 CHNC Christmas Ch 210 Anything Goes UE 1/3
1/9 Glitter N Sparkle Ch118 Anything Goes 3E(#1) 1/4 
1/9 Little Scrap Pieces Sat Linky Party 1E(#1) 1/3

1/10 Pile it On #50 Digi Paper and/or pre-colored digi stamp UE 1/4
   Digi Paper - scrap piece of Plaid Christmas digi paper

1/13 Dies R Us Ch17 Anything Goes w/ a twist - Use something NEW 3E(#3) 1/1

   New - stamp - Inkadinkado Christmas Deer & Bird
1/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Extra Jan 2015 UE 1/1
1/31 DL.ART Jan Linky Ch 1perday/no stack 1/1



  1. Very cute image Melissa! Good resolution too! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘ANYTHING GOES with a *NEW* TWIST’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)

  2. Very cute! Good for you for using your new items. I'm going to try to use my stash this year - I've got stuff I've never used.

  3. Sweet card and great idea! Thanks for joining our Dies R Us January "Anything Goes with a NEW Twist" Challenge!

  4. I think it's a great idea to start making those holiday cards for 2015. Cute!

  5. Cute card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  6. Such a cute image, it makes an adorable card.
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge, hope to see you play again soon.

  7. Glad to see you're still sharing your Christmas cards, Melissa. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  8. Such a lovely Card. Your new Deer Stamp is just so cute and adorable. Thank-you for joining us this week at Glitter 'N' Sparkle. Good luck and all the best.

    Hugz AngelicBadGirl
    DT Owner Glitternsparkle

  9. Love that gingham paper with the deer! Congrats on winning at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas challenge. The perfect time to win $15.00 to Deedee's Digis with the 75% off sale!!
    Kathy D.

  10. Love that image paired with that sentiment, very sweet! Thanks for playing along with us at CHNCC Extra this month, hope to see you again.