Thursday, 19 July 2012

Christmas poinsettia

For this card I've used a stamp that I've had for years. I used to use it a lot, but haven't done so for some time. I inked with memento and coloured with copics. The card shape was ready shaded with green, which I then mounted on to a white card blank and distressed with victorian velvet - probably overdid the distressing because you can't see much of the original green now! The sentiment stamp is from a free set with Quick Cards. I had to add the two little sticker flowers because I smudged some ink from my hand so I needed to cover it up and didn't want to waste the card.

This is for:

Annabelle: say it in red, green and white
Christmas cards all year round July: Christmas flowers
Clear it out: Christmas in July - something red or green or both
Oldie but a goodie: flower power (the stamp is much more than six months old)
Di's digi designs: come and pile on those flowers
Bizzy Becs July: flower power
Love to create 24: 3 of something


  1. Very nice card. Great coloring job and brilliant idea for covering up the smudge. I hate when that happens, lol. Thanks for joining us at the Clear It Out Challenge blog.

  2. Wonderful project , so pretty
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie this fortnight for our flower power challenge
    Lisa x

  3. Pretty!!!!!!!! Thanks for joining us at Love to Create Challenge!

  4. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Love to Create. xxx

  5. Thanks for sharing your Christmas card with AnnaBelle Stamps this week Hazel...........It's lovely!

  6. Love your card, and it's a beautiful image! I can see why you'd have used it lots!
    TFS :)

  7. Beautiful and classy christmas card Hazel, good to a new stamp come back to life again!
    Thanks for joining the fun at AnnaBelle's this week! :)

  8. what a fabulous project - so pretty
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a Goodie this fortnight
    Lisa x

  9. That is a very pretty stamp. Thanks for joining us at the Clear it Out Challenge Blog!

  10. Oh, what a great CAS card, just love it!

    Thanks for joining us ay Christmas Cards All Year Round



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