Here we are at midweek again. This week is a very busy week at work. We have our annual Gala on Friday. There is a nice 7:00am to 11:00pm day! Yesterday was a good day at work, I got to go on a nice long three hour errand! Love when that happens. Last night was a nice quiet evening, I crafted for a bit, talked to Danielle and watch some TV. Oh, I almost forgot, I got my tickets to see Sam Smith again in January. This time he’s in Madison Square Garden!! And I got pretty good seats this time too!! I’m looking forward to that!
So it’s Wednesday and that means I’m over on the Paper Craft Crew blog for this week’s sketch challenge…
So when I looked at the sketch I wanted to use the Heart Border Punch, who knows! LOL! My card starts with a base of Garden Green Card Stock. For my background I took a piece of Crumb Cake and embossed it with the On Point Textured Impressions Embossing Folder. The bottom is a piece of paper from the Trim the Tree Designer Series Paper Stack. To cover the seam I used a piece of Cherry Cobbler and tied a piece of Linen Thread around it in a bow to the left. The panel is another piece of the Designer Series Paper with a piece of Cherry Cobbler on top and I used the Hearts Border Punch across the top. My Tree is from the Festival of Trees Photopolymer Stamp Set, stamped in Garden Green on Garden Green and adhered with Stampin’ Dimensionals. A few hearts are adhered to the tree with Multi-Purpose Glue and the panel to the card with more Stampin’ Dimensionals. The greeting is from the Endless Wishes Photopolymer Stamp Set and is stamped in Garden Green on a piece of Whisper White and punched out with the 3/4″ Circle Punch. In the upper right corner is part of a circle and a strip of Cherry Cobbler with one of the hearts from the Essentials Wooden Elements colored in with my Crumb Cake Stampin’ Write Marker. A heart is adhered to the top of that and three more in the right corner complete the card. A fun traditional Christmas card with a slight country feel to it! I hope that you liked my card for this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch challenge. There is some more inspiration over on the BLOG so be sure and stop by! Thanks for visiting with me today, I hope that you have a very nice Wednesday! 🙂
Stampin’ Up! products used:
Stamp Sets: Festival Of Trees and Endless Wishes Photopolymer
Ink: Garden Green Classic Stampin’ Ink
Card Stock: Garden Green, Crumb Cake, Cherry Cobbler and Whisper White
Designer Series Paper: Trim the Tree Stack
Embossing Folder: On Point
Punches: Hearts Border, Tree and 3/4″ Circle
Embellishments: Linen Thread, Essentials Wooden Elements
Tools: Big Shot, Glue Dots, Multi-Purpose Glue, Stampin’ Dimensionals and SNAIL
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10 Replies to “Paper Craft Crew 115”
Good Morning Justin. This card just makes me happy. It has warm, country Christmas written all over it.
That is fantastic news about your Sam Smith tickets- how great is that?
Good luck with all your work preparations.
Yeah! I love when you say that my card makes you happy! Thank you! Yes, it definitely feels a bit country!
I can’t even tell you how excited I am that I get to go and see him again!!
I will be much happier when this week is over! Hope you had a nice day! 🙂
Love this card …. I keep seeing cards done with the tree punch – guess I gotta give in and purchase it! Your work is great, by the way!
Thank you Ruthie! It’s a great little punch! I appreciate it!! 🙂
Adorable! Yes, this is quite country. Love all the little hearts!
Thanks so much Sandy!! 🙂
Your card looks a little bit country, and homespun to me. Love the simplicity in a complex kind of way.
Thank you very much Mary! Simple/complex, that’s an apt description! 🙂
OMG LOVE THIS!!!!! Please feel free to mail to me ASAP. I don’t know where to even begin. I love the country feel, love the heart ornaments, your layout, need I go on? Perfect Congrats on tghe tickets
Yay! Thank you Linda! I’ll pop it in the mail right away! LOL! I super excited about the tickets too! 🙂
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