Deer Deer – It’s Christmas!

Morning Folks!  How is your world today? I hope all is good for you.  Well the Christmas theme continues and today I have a card and box which were made by yesterday’s ladies.  I hope you will like this one my friends.

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First of all, the card (right) measures 23cm x 19cm.  The brown layer is 21×16.5, white layer 20.5×16, brown layer 19.5×15 and finally the white embossed layer is 19×14.5. The embossing folder is Holiday Holly by Crafters Companion. I tore two strips of white card and one strip of brown card which I have put across the bottom of the card and trickled Brown Stickles along the top edges.  I brushed over the embossed layer with Distress Ink, Walnut Stain and then dabbed in some berries with Gold Sparkles Glitter Glue.  The Christmas trees are Marianne (reference LRO136) and the deer are also from Marianne, Rudolph (reference LRO179).  The holly drizzled along the “snow” at the bottom of the card is cut from Memory Box, Holly Vine die.  The brown leaves are Cheery Lynn Pine Branches.  I have tied some Jute string around the top of the card and then tied a couple of pieces of Cinnamon stick to this, then glued a small bell on top of the Pine Branches.  I then decorated the edges of the Christmas trees and the “berries” on the background with the Gold Sparkles.

The box (left) measures 24cm x 20cm.  The brown layer is 20×16, white layer 19.5×15.5, brown layer 15.5×12.5 and the embossed layer is 15×12.  I have used the same Crafters Companion embossing folder, Marianne Christmas Tree die and Cheery Lynn Pine Branches and Distress Ink.  The Merry Christmas is Cheery Lynn.  I have also used the Jute string and I glued on a couple of gold beads. All for now folks, hugs Annie xx

Gardener’s Delight

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Good Morning Everyone, I hope this day is bringing you good things!  I have another man’s card to share with you, this was designed for my Friday ladies, who had asked for a gardening card for a man.  With a … Continue reading

Little Bird

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Good Morning Again!  This time folks, I am going to share a man’s card with you……..another challenge!!!  I hope you approve. This card measures 13.5cm x 28.5cm, so it’s fairly tall.  As usual when I make men’s cards, the colours … Continue reading

Pining for Christmas

Good Morning Folks!  Hope you are having a good day wherever you are and that the sun is shining down on you! One of the cards for today is a Christmas Card, I hope you like it!

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This cards measures 20cm x 20cm.  The blue and brown cardstock are from Papermill Direct.  The pretty paper is from Heartfelt Creations.  The first blue layer is 18cm x 18cm, the brown layer is 17.5cm x 17.5cm, the pretty layer is 16.5cm c 16.5cm.  I have stamped some faux stitching around the edge of the pretty paper, using Technique Tuesday’s clear acrylic stamp set.  The poinsettia die is from Spellbinders, I have stamped the poinsettia flowers with a Christmas words stamp by Docrafts.  For the sentiment, I stamped Merry Christmas using JustRite’s Grand Christmas Sentiments onto a circle which I punched out using a Woodware punch which is 7.5cms in diameter.  The twiggy wreath which I have overlayed onto the sentiment Circle is from Memory Box and is called Grapevine Wreath.  The spikey leaves are cut from Cheery Lynn, Pine Branches.  The pearls are from my stash as are the pine cones.  The twine is from Nutscene, Brown Twist, I got this from Ebay!  See you very shortly with another card!  Hugs, Annie xx