Monday, November 13, 2017

Holli-days Ornament

Hello All,

Well, it is that time of year again... Yes, I will say it, Christmas time. To quote Charlie Brown, 'Good grief!'. Not all is lost because I really enjoy making Christmas cards. For today I will be entering this card into Color Throwdown and Freshly Made Sketches. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

I wish I could take full credit for this swirl background- like I could for this background but I can't. Here is the cheat, it is tissue paper I bought at Michaels. I love the movement, color, and its shine (See below). Below/Left: The holly leaves were die cut using multiple colors. The berries on the holly needed to be a pearl to coordinate with the pearly background.




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Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. We will see you soon. Take care and happy stamping.

All the best,

Shawna

3 comments:

Cindy Boney said...

I agree with you and Charlie, Shawna! Good Grief!! Love your sleek, modern Christmas card!! Awesome design!!

Broni said...

I love your use of these colors for a Christmas (Good grief!) card!! Thanks so much for joining us at the Color Throwdown this week!

Karren said...

That tissue paper background is gorgeous, Shawna! And the leaves gathered in the bottom corner are such a great look! Fabulous card. Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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