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Sunday, 6 September 2015

A quick Christmas Card

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

How is your weekend going? My husband has been called into work today which means I am home alone with my crafty stash. Yesterday I received a parcel of stamps from Visible image so I have spent the morning playing.

I had this design in my mind but it did take me a while to get it to work the way I wanted it to.


I wanted to have a go at another CAS card I decided to use the White Christmas stamp set available from Visible Image. 

It did take me a while to get this design right but when I did it is a quick card to make. 

I made a mask for the top layer I cut it just a bit smaller so that there would be a border I also cut a square with a die. I used Distress ink and a brush to apply the ink to the mask.


Once this was done I used a clear ink pad to stamp the snowflake and the sentiment then they were heat embossed in silver. 

Finally I used a ruler and a Versa Mark pen to draw round the square of ink and this also was embossed in silver. 



These are the stamps that were in my happy post yesterday. 


Not quite a one layer card. I have some other ideas for these stamps they do stamp nicely. 

I hope that you enjoy the rest of today the sun is shining here. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie

17 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Jackie...Love the image and embossing....have fun with your new goodies....Joolsx

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  2. Gorgeous card and love the snowflake and lovely new goodies.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Love this Jackie, great embossing and colours Hugs xx

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  4. Oh Jackie this is stunning, what a beautiful design and I love the colours. Hugs Jennifer xx

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  5. Fabulous card Jackie. Love this design...it's a great idea x

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  6. Stunning and elegant Jackie.
    Laine
    xx

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  7. It's just goegeous Jackie! Perfect for posting too!
    Love the silver, it might look pretty in gold for a change too!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  8. I think this is amazing! Never been very successful with stamping I must myself some time and have a practice

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  9. Beautiful CAS card Jackie, love this snowflake stamp.
    Hugs Pam x

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  10. A wonderfully elegant card Jackie and fabulous stamps xx

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  11. This is just perfect Jackie :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. Stunning card and fab stamps :-)

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  13. Gorgeous project...!!
    Thanks for joining in with the Craft Stamper challenge ... good luck!
    xxx Ellie Knol xxx

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  14. Gorgeous Christmas card. Thank You for joining in with the Craft Stamper Challenge .... good luck! Linda xx

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