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Thursday, December 31, 2015

time to ring in the new year ATC

Enjoyed making this New Year Artist Trading Card (ATC). 

Have put my TX quarters out on the windowsill as a tradition my mother always had us put a coin out on the windowsill to ensure we had money in the new year.

Supplies List

adhesive: foam
ink:  Delicata Golden Glitz   VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix
paper: cardstock - gold foil, white, the Paper Studio Gifts of Gold
Spellbinder: die - circles
stamp: Basic Grey
tools: MISTI  

Entering this into the following challenges:    

12/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Dec 2015 Ch  UE  12/1
12/31  DL.ART Dec Linky Ch  1Eperday/no stack  12/31
12/31  Inspiration Journal Ch: Tis the Season : everything goes  UE  12/8

1/2  Sweet Stamps Dec Anything Goes  UE  12/6

1/5  Simon Says Stamp Wed Party    5E(#1)  12/30
1/5  Wicked Wed ATC Ch#191 Something New  totcomb10ch  2E(#1)  12/30
   Something New - new cardstock & New Year

1/6  DRS Designs Ch Thurs #207 Pick Any 2015 Ch   UE  12/31
   Ch204 Silver & Gold - use silver or gold - I used gold

1/10  Bunny Zoe's Crafts Nov/Dec Ch Sparkle  UE  11/20

1/13  DLART Thankful Thurs Ch171 New Year  no stack  3E(#1)  12/24


  1. Happy New Years Eve. I love the way your card turned out. The gold papers are so pretty. Thank you for joining the DL.ART December Linky. Katie-DL.ART DTmember

  2. The gold foil on this is so pretty, Melissa. Thank you for sharing with us at DRS Designs.

  3. Another cute ATC. Again I think: mail that! Never heard of your mom's coin tradition, but even though it is NY Day today, maybe me and the girls will do it tonight :)

  4. HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!!
    This is so pretty I love the gold
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes December Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.


  5. Such a pretty ATC and I love the personal story behind it. Thanks for joining us at Wicked Wednesday :)

  6. hello! luvin the gold and circle design///very pretty! so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

  7. Lovely card, thanks for joining the DRS designs challenge. I have never hear of the coins on the windowsill that is so fun.

  8. This is so pretty Melissa! Love all the gold and that great clock image. Thanks for sharing this with us in the DRS Designs Challenge. Hugz