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Christmas in July 2016 – Day 8

Hello!

 

I am back with my card for Christmas in July Day 8.

 

It took me several attempts to get this background right.

 

The Ton Stamps Stamp of Approval

 

This combination is Versamark  & Wow embossing powder in Metallic Platinum super fine. My first experience with a Wow powder and I am super impressed! I bought several on Amazon to try as heat embossing and I don’t get along very well. I think that may change now!

 

My own challenge for this card was The Ton Stamps (this was designed by them for the Holiday Magic Stamp of Approval box), Crate Paper and stickles.  I really love how this card turned out and may need to keep it lol!

 

Thanks for stopping by!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: The Ton Stamps for Stamp of Approval Holiday Magic collection

Ink: Versamark 

CS: SU Garden Green and Real Red

PP: Crate Paper Bundle Up

Other: Wow embossing powder Metallic Platinum Super Fine, Xmas Red stickles

Christmas in July 2016 Day 7

Good morning!

 

I made this card yesterday for Christmas in July Day 7 (yes, still way behind lol) and used the new sketch at Sketch Saturday.

 

2016 Card 75 - Unity Stamp Oh Christmas Joy

 

This fun image is from Unity Stamp Co. and the paper is from Cosmo Cricket.  I really like the traditional red/green on this card!  I added glossy accents to the car windows and stickles for snow.

 

Here is a close up~

 

2016 Card 75 - Unity Stamp Oh Christmas Joy close up

 

The sketch I used (rotated it to better fit my card using the tag)

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Have a great day!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: Unity Stamp Co. Oh Christmas Joy

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: SU Garden Green, MFT Primitive Cream

PP: Cosmo Cricket Mitten Weather

Other: Taylored Expressions Build a Tag 3, Star Dust stickles, Glossy Accents, copics, SU Early Espresso cotton ribbon

Christmas in July 2016 Days 5 & 6 + Lotus Flowers

Hello!  I finally got back into my craft room today to start catching up on Christmas in July!

 

My first card for Christmas in July Day 5 uses Stampin’ Up! and I am entering this card into the ABC Christmas Challenge – N is for No Rules.

I used the Among the Branches stamp set and the Woodland embossing folder. The patterned papers are from the All is Calm designer paper series.

 

2016 Card 73 - Stampin Up Among the Branches

 

My second card is for Christmas in July Day 6 and uses Verve stamps and Carta Bella paper. I used texture paste with a stencil from MFT which I heat set. I added some stickles to the branch image.  I am entering this card into the Anything Goes challenge at Craft Rocket Challenges.

 

2016 Card 74 - Verve Stamps Merry Wishes

 

And lastly I have a floral birthday card I made using Waffle Flower stamps and Bo Bunny papers. The flowers were stamped and then cut out with my Scan N Cut and colored with copics.

 

2016 Card 72 - Waffle Flower Lotus

 

Thanks for visiting!

 

Supplies~ 

Card #1  – all Stampin’ Up!

Stamps: Among the Branches

Ink: Pear Pizzazz, Soft Sky, Smoky Slate

CS: Soft Sky, Whisper White, Brushed Silver, Crumb Cake

DSP: All is Calm

Other: 2″ circle punch, 2 3/8″ scallop circle punch, basic rhinestones, Woodland embossing folder

 

Card #2 

Stamps: Verve Stamps Merry Wishes

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Cherry Cobbler

CS: SU Garden Green, Crumb Cake

PP: Carta Bella Christmas Time

Other: MFT Stitched Mini Scallop Rectangle Stax, gold cording, Ranger texture paste, Candy Cane stickles

 

Card #3

Stamps: Waffle Flower Stamps Lotus

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: MFT Grape Jelly, Copic Xpress Blend It card

PP: Bo Bunny Ambrosia

Other: MFT Stitched Mini Scallop Rectangle Stax, The Twinery twine, copics

Christmas in July 2016 – Day 4

I’m back with my Christmas card for the day. I finished it earlier but had to wait for it to dry.

 

2016 Card 71 - Whimsy Stamps Snow Bunny

 

This little sweetie is an Elisabeth Bell stamp from Whimsy Stamps. I had a good time coloring her! I added fun flock to her jacket and hat. I also added stickles to the snow.  The vellum piece was embossed with a Darice embossing folder…I didn’t measure it before gluing it down and had to trim it a bit.

 

Have a great night!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: Whimsy Stamps Snow Bunny (Elisabeth Bell)

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: MFT Gumdrop Green, MFT Steel Grey, MFT Silver Sparkle, Copic Xpress It blending card, PTI Vellum

PP: Bella Blvd Christmas Cheer

Other: Martha Stewart snowflake punch, Darice embossing folder, Stampendous Fun Flock, Star Dust stickles, copics