Wednesday 10 April 2013

Lots of spots

     My starting point this week was a sketch from 52 Christmas Card Throwdown followed by 'lots of spots' from Winter Wonderland and CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge is to use the word 'Christmas' on the front of your card.
    I began by embossing a large DL card blank with a snowfall folder, my first spots. Then I found a spotty paper that has trees with spots on too. There is a small scalloped edge at the bottom which I managed to do with my trimmer, I've never used that blade before, it's quite nice.
   The green paper has 'Merry Christmas' all over it so I cut a piece out and mounted it on silver mirri card. The top 'Christmas' has had Glossy Accents added to it to bring it out a little. There are three brads added to the card to finish it off.
   My mojo is on a go slow this week but I'm hoping it will be back in full force next week!
I would like to enter the following challenges:
CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Use 'Christmas' on the front
Winter Wonderland - Lots of Spots


  1. I like it!! Thanks for joining us this week at 52 Christmas card Throwdown. I like how the brads match the circle letters.

  2. Such a beautifully snowy creation, Rocky! Just like our weather here today, lol! ;) Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

  3. This is a fabulous Christmas card, I love the embossed background.
    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.

  4. What a super card! I do like the textured background and the lovely bold lettering, nicely echoed by the brads! Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week!

  5. Very crisp and fresh Rocky, love the embossed background and the contemporary vibe! Thanks so much for joining us again at 52 {C}CT, please come back soon! Ruth x

  6. Certainly are lots of dots! Like how the brads totally match the letters on the DP too. Thanks for playing along with us at 52 CCt

    Louise xx

  7. Attractive card, love it - thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges - hope to see you again soon. X

  8. Great card - love the way you've used the Glossy Accents to highlight the letters.

    Thanks for joining CHNC.

    Helen x
    (GDT Member)


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