Sunday, 11 January 2015

Poinsettia on kraft card Christmas card

 Hello everyone and welcome back to Christmas Card Challenges where we were asked to

CASE a Design Team member's card.

I chose to go back to March 2014 and saw Jennifer Meyer's lovely card. 

The challenge Jenn was creating for asked that she use chevrons, but I changed this to stripes, and I used kraft, red and white for my colour scheme.

I stamped the striped panel in white pigment ink and left it to dry while I cut the the scalloped circle and the poinsettia flower on my Silhouette Cameo from a NBUS cut file. I placed  a stitched circle die cut onto the scalloped circle and after shaping the flower, I arranged and glued it on.

The red banner was cut with a Papertrey Ink banner die and I fussy cut the white one to be a mat for it. The sentiment was stamped with Versamark ink and embossed in white.

If you would like to join in, you CASE ant past or present DT member, but don't worry if you don't want to try it because you can enter any Christmas card into the challenge.

I'd like to make this my final entry for Darnell's NBUS Challenge

and the Christmas Cards All Year Long challenge - anything goes

Christmas Cards All Year Round

Thans for stopping by,

Carol x


Sarah said...

This is a fabulous CASE Carol, might do that myself with yours as inspiration!! Thanks for joining in at CCAYR too!! xx

Irene said...

Hello Carol

A fabulous case of the card. I'm loving your Pinterest boards, thank you for the inspiration.


Tracey McNeely said...

Beautiful Carol!

Kara Lynne said...

LOVE the stripes and your gorgeous flower!! Wonderful colors too.

JoAnn said...

I love your color scheme and the striped background. Pretty poinsettia too. Great CASE of Jennifer's card.

Jessica Frost-Ballas said...

Carol, beautiful card! I love the bold colors you used!

Shirley-Anne said...

Love the colour combination and how that flower just pops off the card . Beautiful card

My Card Attic: Hazel said...

Just stunning Carol! Hazel x

Nora Noll said...

This is STUNNING!! I love the kraft stripes with the bright red. That stamped paper looks like you bought it like that. Mine NEVER comes out looking as beautiful as yours!! Really beautiful CASE of that card!!

gail said...

Gorgeous card, love the kraft and red. Gail

Darnell said...

Carol, your CASE is sensational! I love the original and I'm blown away by your CASE!! The stripes and your bold red poinsettia are stunning together!! Thank you so much for linking for the third time to my NBUS Challenge #3! I am very appreciative of your support!! Hugs, Darnell

Claudia Rogier said...


Stunning card. Thanks for joining us at CCAYR and good luck.

DT Christmas Challenge All Year Round


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