November 03, 2011

One More Christmas Card

I finally got out my Pennant Parade stamp set and came up with a card.  And of course it had to be a Christmas one! *smile*

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I first stamped two trees of the same image side by side.  Then cut out my circle and placed the third tree in the center in between the other two.  On the center tree where the white dots were on the stamped image I placed very small gold flatbacks and popped it all up with dimensionals.  The doily was white, I wanted gold and of course I didn’t have any on hand…I just got out my gold leaf pen and made it gold.  I only colored the outside edges knowing that I would be covering up the inside circle of the doily.  Cherry Cobbler with scored lines provided me with the strip on the left adding a little more bling with the Swirls Scribbles die and Whisper White ribbon.

Here’s looking at it all a little closer ~

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Don’t you just love the new Snow Burst Embossing Folder?  This is probably one of the most busiest cards I have done in awhile, but I liked how it all turned out.  I went lighter on the inside ~

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I hope you enjoyed today’s card.  I certainly have been in the Christmas mode here lately, here’s a sneak peek at Monday’s card.

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It’s a little different – you won’t want to miss it!

Have a great weekend everybody and I’ll be looking forward to seeing you on Monday!

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14 comments:

Linda said...

What a lovely and rich Christmas card Linda!! I love the tree up on the dimensionals like that.

Couldn't help but notice your little pine branch in the sneak peek!! Looking forward to Monday's card!

LeAnne said...

OH MY GOODNESS.....I cannot believe that you colored the outside of that entire doily with a gold leaf pen...you are SO patient! But it is lovely! Love what you have done with the gold and the trees....AND the little swirly thing! THis is awesome, a work of art!

Vicki A. said...

Hi Linda!
I'm kind of new to your blog, started following you when I saw one of your cards on another blog.
I love your cards, this one is Outstanding!
Happy Stamping!

Vicki A.

Linda said...

Another card beautifully done! Your talent is amazing!

Are the swirls in your ribbon from a die cut?

Heartwarmers from Vicki said...

Linda, I just love this Christmas card! I just ordered Gold and Silver Leafing Pens yesterday but would never have thought to use them that way. Question? Is that a matching stamp you used to get the gold scalloped layer behind the middle tree?

Gerry said...

Gorgeous Christmas card. The doilie is so elegant colored with the gold leaf pen.

Stampin' Pretty said...

Love your touches of gold!

Hugs, M

Carol Carriveau said...

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The gold really sets everything off!

Pam~ said...

Gorgeous color combination ... love the green and gold together! This is a very classy Christmas card, Linda! It is fabulous! Enjoy your weekend!

Joannna Munster said...

Beautiful Christmas Card Linda! Love all the gorgeous colors and the touches of gold! Very classy!

Ann Schach said...

Gorgeous, Linda! The gold doily is stunning...and the perfect touch!

Denise Willerton said...

This is ABSOLUTELY stunning Linda ~ thanks for the great inspirations that just flow from your blog ~ have a great day!

Carla Bazhenow said...

Linda, Linda, Linda, your card is stunning. I love absolutely every detail. Stunning!!! The gold is aweome. Hugs,

Linda Callahan said...

Gorgeous - just gorgeous!

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