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Thursday 1 September 2011

Blue Christmas

Stamp is from Joanna Sheen and it is stamped and embossed on acetate then coloured on the reverse with promarkers to highlight the hats and scarves. Card is finished with some velvet ribbon and a peel off sentiment.

Challenges entered:
Less is More - take 3
Week 11 acetate, week 12 off centre, week 22 shades of blue (to name 3)
Creative Belli - acetate or vellum
Your Next Stamp - song inspiration (Blue Christmas)
Simon says Stamp - anything goes

Carol x


  1. I'm impressed that you actually CHOSE to use acetate Carol!
    It's a cute card, although personally I'm not sure about the ribbon.
    Thanks so much for your loyalty to our challenges, it's really appreciated.
    "Less is More"

  2. Gorgeous card Carol. love it xx Jan

  3. wow love the effect on this elegant card, with just that touch of blue just perfect
    Hugs Kate xx

  4. acetate is something I dont use and it does give a great effect, a gorgeous card.
    Chris x

  5. Lovely Carol, the blue highlights are so effective.

  6. Im agasp at the acetate this week, didn't expect ONE lol
    Super cute card Carol
    Great little snowman, they look great in blues

    Thank you very much
    Mandi Diva LIM
    "Less is More"

  7. Wow Carol this is so impressive love the blue for Christmas really stands out beautifully:) Sandra H

  8. Another brave soul sallying forth with ....... acetate!!!! And a super card you've made too


  9. What a clever way to use your stamped image! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Christmas Stampin' All Year Long!

  10. Congrats on using acetate..it's not easy to work with. Cute card.

  11. adorable Carol...I love your blog by the way fresh and cute ideas!

  12. The white embossed acetate looks so cool overlaid on the white background. Terrific technique, especially for a winter card. So happy you joined in the fun with the Simon Says teams on our Stamptember blog hop. Good luck with the prize drawings.

  13. Very pretty, good use of vellum and thanks for sharing this with Creative Belli!


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