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Thursday, 24 September 2015

Morning all, today it is my turn to do the Blog Project at Little Claire's Designs.  I hope you like what I have come up with.

I met up with Steve at the Ross Papercraft Show, here in Edinburgh last Saturday and bought some goodies, that I used on this project.

Little Claire's Products Used

I started off, printing the Poinsettia Digi Stamp onto White Card, I use - Xerox Colotec A4 250gsm White Card.  I Die Cut around the image, and also Die cut a piece of the Glitter Sparkle Sheet to the same size. I coloured the image - using Spectrum Noir blend-able Pencils.  For the Red I used - Nos. 007, 024, 027 and 106, for the Green, I used 044, 045 and 047. After colouring, I added the Glitter Sparkle Sheet over the image,  I then die cut a piece of black card onto the the image. I added some Gold Glitter Sparkles to the centre of the coloured image.

I then Matted and Layered the Green Snowy Ombre Paper to a piece of Black Card. I cut a piece of the Pink Snowy Ombre Paper and Ran it through my big-shot with the FREE Stars embossing folder that came with a recent Making Cards Magazine - Christmas Edition. I then added Green Ribbon around the layered embossed card.

Using Dewdrops Ink Pad - Cottage Ivy, I stamped the Dinkie Postcard Stamp - Happy Christmas onto a piece of white card, then trimmed around it, took the Cottage Ivy ink pad around the edge of the stamp.  This was then added to the Embossed card with a brad from my stash.

Finally I added the matted and layered image onto the card, then added some Card Candi to the corners to finish.

I hope you like how this card turned out..Thank you for visiting.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Crafting for all Seasons - CH#110 - Layer it Up
Crafty Gals Corner - CH#38 - Glitter and Sparkle
Paper Minutes - CH#401 - Christmas
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Christmas (it will be here soon)

Today Little Claire's Designs - are offering the Poinsettia Digital Image for 60p...to buy it here is the LINK.







22 comments:

Jennifer Bradley said...

Super card Avril, love the snowy paper and the poinsettia is fab. Hugs Jennifer xx

Kathy said...

Love the colours you've used for this, Avril

Linda Simpson said...

This is fabulous my friend, love the design and gorgeous layout. Beautiful papers too.
Hugs
Linda xxxx

Doreen said...

Love the fab image and colours Avril,just gorgeous.xxx

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a very beautiful card and poinsettia's Avril
Gr Karin

Deborah Artliff said...

Another great card Avril and I love the poinsettia and your design is wonderful.

Debs xxx
{Debs Cards}


McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Avril, I like the poinsettia
Kevin xx

Mrs O crafty blog said...

Gorgeous card, great design, Px

Tracy Welham said...

Gorgeous digi and love the design of your card. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Laine said...

Great sparkle and detail Avril.
Laine
xx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a stunning card I love the design and the poinsettias are beautiful. Hugs Jackie

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Lovely card today, this layout is great. Love the bling

Barb said...

Beautiful card with fabluous design and colors. Thanks for sharing with us at the Crafting for all Seasons challenge, hope to see you again soon. Barb

Jacee said...

Fabulous festive card, love the little postcard
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

Gorgeous card Avril great job and thanks for the visit to my blog crafty blessings Judith xxx

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

Gorgeous card Avril great job and thanks for the visit to my blog crafty blessings Judith xxx

jane stillman said...

What a beautiful card. Love the layers and gorgeous stamp - love and hugs - Mum xx

Erin Stewart said...

Gorgeous! xx

Jan Ltc said...

Great card Avril xx Jan

Dawn Lancaster said...

Hi Avril, sorry it's been a while! I just seem to chase my tail all the time these days! It was great to see you at the show! Love your card, the image is so pretty! I might just have to pop on over & pick it up!
Love & hugs
Dawn xx

Em Louise Fairley said...

So cute, Avril x

KT Fit Kitty said...

Beautiful Christmas card, Avril! So gorgeous and sparkly! I always enjoy the traditional colours.

Hugs,
Kitty