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Sunday, August 22, 2010

Christmas Roses

Good Morning. And what a grand morning it is. We are finally getting some long overdue rain and along with that came a COOL breeze. A very nice break from the HOT MUGGY air we’ve had for months now.

Well, here is another card I made using the Christmas Rose Digi images from Fred She Said. I am having so much fun with this set. I just can’t stop playing with it.
 

This card was inspired by a Sketch from Doodle Palace. It just happens that this sketch is perfect for the image this way.

There are so many different ways of using these images and sentiments. I used the fancy tags nestabilities for the Merry Christmas through the middle. The Roses were printed four times and colored with Copic Markers. Two were then cut out and mounted on top with foam tape. Prisma glitter was added to the edges of the roses and stickles was added to the red berries around the images.

I cuttlebugged the bottom area of the red CS and sanded lightly to reveal the snowflakes.
The Cranberry Cardstock and the Holly DP is from Close to my Heart. It's from the new Mistletoe Paper Pack.

The DP was Hand Stitched on using matching Embroidery Floss.

Other Challenges with this card:
A Spoonful Of Sugar - Christmas in August
Christmas Card Challenge - Vintage
One Stitch at a Time - Shapes
The Pink Elephant - Ribbon and sparkles
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge - Two's Better then One
Creative Inspiration - Christmas

21 comments:

Liz said...

That card is very pretty Thanks for plaing at say it woth shapes over at OSAAT

Liz xx

cardcrazy said...

Such a beautiful card! Thanks for joing us for this weeks Christmas Card Challenge!

Polly Pierce said...

stunning card, I love what you have done with the sketch
lovely work
thanks for playing along at OSSAT challenge this week
good luck
Paula xx

StephC said...

Wow, this is gorgeous! Love those roses. Fantastic take on this weeks Christmas card challenge. So glad you joined us!

dstandard said...

Beautifully elegant card!

Pam S. said...

Beautiful Nancy! Stunning!
Pam Going Postal

Betty Wright said...

Oh, my word! Absolute gorgeousness, Nancy! Stunning card!

HappyExpressions said...

Very pretty!

Renkata said...

wow this is some very beautiful card!

Cor* said...

This is simply elegant with a vintage feel Great Roses. Love the swirls and sketch. Thanks for joining in at Creative Inspirations for our Christmas Challenge.

Sprytebyrd said...

Oh, such a beautiful card!
Thanks so much for joining us this week at Stamptacular Sunday ♥ Good luck on our "2 is better than 1" challenge!
Don't forget to check out our Design Team Call!!
Dee (Spryte)
Sprytebyrds Spot

Sparkle said...

Such a lovely card!

jude said...

Absolutely Stunning....just GORJUSS!!Thanks for joining us over at Creative Inspirations for the Christmas In August Challenge.Good luck hugs judex

Gemma said...

Love your elegant and stylish Christmas card, lovely classic colours! Thanks for playing with us @ SSC, we hope you will join us again next week! Hugs Gemma

P.S. We ares till looking for new DT team members call!

Cheryl said...

oh wow how stunning is this totally love the layout so elegant,too thanks for playing at creative inspirations,this week,hugs cheryl xxxx

Nana said...

Oh, WOW, this is just beautiful! Stunning card.

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful Christmas card,Great Job!!!

Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us over at One Stitch At A Time this week. Good Luck!

Jo x

LORi said...

What a lovely card!! Thanks so much for sharing with TPE!!

Pink Hugs - LORi BOYD

BananaStamper said...

Beautiful! Glad you could join us this week at Sparkle's Christmas Card Challenge!

Padster said...

Gorgeous - thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck - xx

Vintage Milly said...

Hi, thanks for joining in with us over at Creative Inspirations, I agree, the images are just gorgeous, no wonder you cannot stop playing around with them.
Best wishes to you,
Emma.