Archive for June 23, 2018

52 Christmas Card Throwdown – June 23rd – Stash – Wood Background

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This week at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown Challenge we invite you to dig through your stash for something wood to add to your card. I made a very simple card. First I found a perfect background paper from Kaisercraft and cut it to fit an A2 card. Next, I found a wooden plaque made by Prima called Victorian Christmas Wooden Icon and used it as my sentiment. My card took less than 5 minutes to construct.

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Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge 391 – Use some washi tape

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This week at CHNCC. we are challenging you to use washi tape on your project. I have to admit, I never use washi tape, I hoard it, but never use it. I purchased a box of tapes from Micheal by Crate Paper called Falala and used every tape at least once. The snowman is by Dilly Beans Stamps – Framed Snowman 2. I coloured the snowman with Copic Markers.

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C.R.A.F.T. – Challenge 473 – 21st of June – Summer

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This week the CRAFT Design Team challenges you to make a card for Summer! I started my quest looking for a summer paper and found a perfect one in my Couture Creations – Sea Breeze 6 x 6 paper pack. Next, I stamped an Impression Obsession image called Blue Booby. I think he and the sentiment (from the same set) were perfect. I coloured him with Copics. I fussy cut him out and inked the edge of the cardstock with a black marker.

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Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge 390 – Non-traditional Christmas colours

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This week’s CHNCC Challenge is to use non-traditional colours. I picked purple. I love “Snowy” by Penny Black. The stamp is called, “Naughty or Nice?”. I coloured the characters with Copics and used Kaisercraft papers from my stash.

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52 Christmas Card Throwdown – June 16th – Theme – Wreaths

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Our monthly Theme Challenge at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown is Wreaths. I selected a simple design by Papertry Ink called, Rustic Wreath. I stamped directly on a printed cardstock from the Silent Christmas Collection by Kaiser Craft. I coloured the wreath with my Copic markers. I used a sentiment from the same stamp set. (note: PI also has the matching die)

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