This week the Design Team at CHNCCC are looking for that extra special card made for that extra special person in your life. I bought this great stamp and die set from Stampendous called, Smiling Snowman. I stamped him and his hat 3 times, coloured him with Copic markers, die cut him out, attached his hat, then set aside. I decided I wanted to make one of those popup cards. I have the popup dies from both Stampendous (Fran’s Pop Up Die Set) and Lawn Fawn (everyday pop-ups), so my first decision was selecting the patterned paper for the inside and outside of the card. For the how to’s I would suggest checking out Lawn Fawn’s Youtube video at this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T96C5vdjQq8. The sentiments are also from the same Stampendous set.
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This week at 52 CCT, the Design Team is looking for a Pet themed Christmas card. I purchased this adorable stamp last year but never used it. It is called W174 Patient Pup by Stampendous. I coloured him with my Copic markers, and then just simply layered him on the card front.
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For the CRAFT Challenge this week, I went more with a vintage card vs distressed. I used an older stamp I have from Stampendous called Snowy Postcard. I created a vignette around the edge of the postcard using three brown tones of distress inks. I also added glitter holly die cuts for that little extra. I pasted the image on Neehan Desert Storm card stock.
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It is Christmas in July! It is never too early to start making Christmas cards for 2017. For my card I used a digital image from Dilly Beans called, “Holly Framed Penguin.” I coloured the little critter with my Derwent Inktense Coloured Pencils. I added added a sprig of holly from my Stampendous, “Die & Rubber Stamp Set Pop Up Winter Tweets Birds Free Us.” The background paper acts as my sentiment.
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For this week’s challenge we have a photo inspiration. Fall is my favorite time of the year because of the beautiful colours we get here in Ontario, Canada. For these challege, I used a stamp by Stampendous called Fall Leaves Background. I made a couple of variations of the cards using distress inks to colour the stamp. The sentiment is from SSS and the stitched leaves die cuts are from Lawn Fawn.
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