Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Mini Holidays

The background and calendar for this card were created by sponging ColorBox Frost White onto Whisper White paper then adding Distressed Broken China & Faded Jeans.  I then inked up the music stamp with Distressed Black Soot by lightly swiping over the stamp.  Lastly, I sponged SU Frost White Shimmer Paint all over the background and calendar.

The reindeer was stamped in StazOn Black on Shimmery White paper then sponged with Handsome Hunter.  I used my hobby blade to cut it out then added the clear rhinestones.

The card still needed something so I added the snowflake brad.  Sure wish you could see how pretty the background is, but I just couldn't get a good picture of it.

Card Recipe:
Stamps:  Stampers Anonymous Mini Holidays (CMS 066), Festive Sounds (CMS 048)
Paper:  Sage Shadow, Handsome Hunter Very Vanilla, Shimmery White
Ink:  ColorBox Frost White, Distressed Broken China, Faded Jeans, Distressed Black Soot, StazOn Black, Handsome Hunter
Accessories:  SU Frost White Shimmer Paint, Kaiser Clear Rhinestones, Snowflake Brad, Edge Distresser, Hobby Blade, Nesties Large Classic Rectangles
Techniques:  Sponging, Embossing

11 comments:

KarinsArtScrap said...

well donna it looks very pretty.
it's a very beautiful card.

greetings karin

Diane said...

Very, very pretty Donna! Love the monochromatic scheme...embellished perfectly. Love it.

The Mama Monkey said...

So beautiful! I love that deer and your choice of colors!

Lori Ingebritson said...

Donna, I love how all of the elements came together. Great work! I love the deer! How dear!

Kristi said...

Beautiful card! I'm following now and hope to see more of your work in the future!

KER said...

very elegant card...i love the colors and details...inspiring

Pam~ said...

Way to use that hobby knife ... great job cutting out darling Dasher! Love the added bling used to the make collar. Another wonderful festive card!

heather said...

Thanks for sharing your gorgeous green reindeer card, I never would have thought to make a green and black deer - so pretty !

Karen Howard said...

Gorgeous and I'm just realizing how much you love reindeer! Hugs, Karen

Paige said...

A lovely card!

Patty said...

Such a lovely card and I'm amazed at how well you cut out the reindeer, great job!

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