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Monday 14 November 2016

Christmas Card Club "Reindeer"

Good morning all...a day late but what's 24 hours between friends??

Lorraine gave us the topic "Reindeer" this time and here is my make.

Typically I'd used my last reindeer topper, so this time I picked up my stamp box and found this fairly recent purchase from Woodware sitting waiting to be used. I decided I wanted to do some heat embossing but wasn't sure how well it would work...I was pleasantly surprised how crisp the image turned out. The image was then simply matted and layered with dies from Spellbinders and Lawn Fawn.

You'll find a list of the ladies in my sidebar if you'd like to see what they made.


  1. Beautiful CAS style card Carol love the dies you have used and the stamped image is awesome
    lorraine x

  2. Your card Carol is stunning l like the stmap you used from woodware l love their stamps and the colour gives it the oldie look to it nice that you layered it too....enjoy your day x

  3. This is lovely Carol. I love the muted colours. Hugs Chrisitne xx

  4. This is just gorgeous,lovely image.xxx

  5. Hi Carol....worth waiting for I love the stamp you have used and the lovely tonal effect and your wonderful matts and layers a real cracker of a card xxxxx

  6. Hello Carol, lovely designed card, the sepia shades give it an almost vintage look. I love your mats, Kate x

  7. This is gorgeous Carol, love the stamp and beautiful sepia look and layering.
    Linda xxxx

  8. This is fabulous Carol, a super stamp and your matting and layering is perfect.

  9. lovely make carol - what a wonderful stamp! Hugs rachel p.s thanks for the heads up about NZ xx

  10. Well I'm even later with mine but I have been away visiting family. Love the classic look of your card and the colours. Very elegant. hugs Mrs A.

  11. What a beautiful stamp and your matting and layering shows it off beautifully.

  12. Hi Carol, that is a lovely stamp! Love how you've matted and layered it. Funny how techniques come and go in popularity, isn't it? I've just been doing some heat embossing- first time for ages too. Hugs, Shaz xx

  13. Love it Carol, it has a lovely vintage feel about it.

    Hugs Erika. x


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