Saturday, October 25, 2014

Kissing Under the Mistletoe, Crafty Sentiments

Hello all my crafty friends!  I have a special Christmas card to share with you all today made using the most adorable stamp called Kissing Under the Mistletoe.  She is part of the Lollipop Dream- Its The Season Collection.  You can find her HERE.


I used designer papers from DCWV, the Four Seasons Stack.  The holly dies are a set from Spellbinders.  I fought with those dies all morning!  They are new and kept sticking and ripping.  I think what helps with these intricate dies is to leave the first cut stuck in the die.  If I left some paper  in them the other cuts would come out more easily.  The sentiment is a clear stamp from my stash as well as the ribbon.  The bling is Recollections.  Here are some more views of the card...




 

Here is a closer look at the stamp...


I colored her using my Graph'it Markers.  All those pleats on her dress were a blast to color!  
Here are my color combos used:
skin: 4125, 4115, 4180, 3120/ 4135
hair: 3110, 3120, 3125, 3150, 3180
red: 5210, 5215, 5240, 5270
blue: 7109, 7110, 7115, 7119
boots: 3110, 3120, 3140
green: 8240, 8260, 8270
outline: 9100, 9101, blender
Thank you for visiting my blog today.  I hope you have enjoyed my holiday card ! Leave me a comment and let me know what you think,  I love hearing from you.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Allsorts- Christmas
Hiding in my Craft Room- Any holiday
Brown Sugar- ATG
Sister Act- ATG
Inspiration Destination- ATG
Aud Sentiments- 2 or 3 word sentiment
Crafty Girls- ATG
Party Time Tuesday- ATG
Christmas Cards all Year Round- Embellish it
Completely Christmas- ATG twist add a sentiment










10 comments:

  1. such a lovely card and yes i have a few diesd that are a pain to get out I tend to use some greaseproof paper and leave in if i have a few t cut. Stunning colouring and love the folds in her dress

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  2. oh how cute is this.... thanks for joining us over at HIMCR for the challenge, come check out my project on this challenge.
    Lisa
    HIMCR ljcreation.blogspot.com

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  3. Wow! Gorgeous! Thanks for sharing your fabulous card and joining us for our current challenge at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  4. Lovely creation, and it is so good to see you sharing at CCAYR. Good luck with the Challenge. Judy x DT

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  5. What a sweet card! Thank you so much for playing with us at SisterAct card challenge!

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  6. Thanks for joining us this week at Allsorts Tracy x

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  7. Super cute card! Lovely details. Thanks for playing with us over at AUD sentiments this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  8. Gorgeous card, thanks for sharing it with us in the Brown Sugar challenge

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  9. She's gorgeous, love the fab shaded pleats in her dress and your card is lovely inside and out!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this week.
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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Thanks so much for taking the time to leave me a message! I love hearing from you. Happy Crafting!!