Challenge 300 – Purple Butterfly

Wasnt so sure what to do with this sketch to I changed it up a bit. Made a nice curve and added a butterfly.

Stamps: Stampin Up – Watercolor Wings | Distress Ink: Milled Lavender, Seedless Preserves
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Challenge 296 – Oh Christmas Tree

I just cant get enough of making Christmas Cards. This weeks theme at  Try Stampin on Tuesday was to do with Thanksgiving but I dont send cards for that. So I went with Christmas.

I decided this week to use a little silver on my card.

Stamps: Stampin Up – Festival of Trees | Embossing Folder: Darice – Plaid | Embossing Powder: Recollections – Silver | Brads 20161002_124027.jpg

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Blog Hop – Challenge 295

20161028_095244This is the final sketch for the Jump Start Holidays series over at Try Stampin on Tuesday. Today we are having a blog hop so be sure to check out all the blogs and leave us all some love. There will be a prize for someone that comments on all the blogs on the hop. Also as I mentioned on the first day I will be giving away a prize for ons person that has created a card and posted it to either the main page or Facebook group. The winner will be announced next Tuesday. The more cards you have made the better your chances.

 

Blog Hop Blogs:
Donna
LeAnne
Sara H
Sharon
Lori
Jayme
Vicki
Sara L
Libby
Shell
Kaylin(you are here)

I had some trouble making this card just right. This was actually the third idea. I ended up using some new die cuts and lots of stenciling.  Once again I am using kraft cardstock. Seems to be my go to this holiday season.

 

Stamps: Avery Elle – Winter Wreath | Dies: Jen Long – ornament and happy holidays| Distress Ink: Picket Fence, Aged Mohagauny | Stencils: Heidi Swap – Swiss Dots, My Favorite Things – Stripes

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Challenge 294 – Cardinals Card

Are you sick of Christmas yet. Im not. I love making Christmas cards. We are getting to the end of our Holiday card making prep month at  Try Stampin on Tuesday.

I had a lot of fun with embossing and embossing folders this month. I used lots of nice bronze since that seems to be the in metal for this year.

Stamps: Martha Stewart – Christmas Set, Avery Elle – Winter Wreath | Embossing Folder: Darice – Bricks | Embossing Powder: Recollections – Bronze | Distress Ink: Fried Brick, Walnut Stain
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Challenge 293 – Snowflake Fun

20161002_123951The next Christmas card for our month of Christmas at  Try Stampin on Tuesday. I went with a more winter theme this time. I used some of my favorite colors which are more turquoise.

Stamps: Stampin Up – Festival of Trees | Embossing Folder: Darice – Snowflakes | Distress Ink: Salty Ocean, Evergreen Bough

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Challenge 292 – Christmas Wreath

20161002_124113My next Christmas card for our special event at  Try Stampin on Tuesday. The entire wreath is heat embossed by just layering them up. I used an embossing folder on the background

Stamps: Avery Elle – Winter Wreath | Ink: Versamark | Embossing Powder: Recollections – Gold, Bronze, Zig – White | Embossing Folder: Sizzix – Quilt

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