Thursday, September 29, 2016

Quick and easy Christmas

I couldn't work up a lot of energy for cardmaking, but I did manage one cute card by keeping it CAS.  The strip of snowmen is a snippet; I have a whole stack of bright and busy patterned paper like this, and I am coming to realize this this might be the best use, because cover the whole card with it is just too busy. 
I believe this snow couple is a Crafty Sentiments image; it was in a  folder of images I had already printed out. They are colored (sparingly) with pencils; I wanted to stick to the basic red/green/black/white scheme. Also mounted on a snippet.

This card is for these challenges
Rudolph Days -- Anything Christmas
ABC Christmas -- T is for two
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #300 -- use a  sentiment
Pixie's Snippet Playground #248
 

10 comments:

  1. Before I read what you wrote I thought that you have hit on the solution to how to use these busy repeating patterned papers--just use a stripe of it. Now I read that you realized it too. This is very nice card and simple to make too.

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  2. So cute and love the CAS effect.

    Kath x

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  3. Very sweet image and a pretty card. Your snowman DP looks so pretty with your sweet snowman image.

    Thanks for taking part in the September Rudolph Days Challenge.

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  4. We all need lots of quick, easy ideas for Christmas cards and this one is perfect - love the image and that pretty sentiment
    Jane

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  5. Fabulous card Sandy. It's a super design and such a sweet snowman image. A great way to use up the strip of paper too. Thanks for joining in the fun over at Rudolph Days xx

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  6. It's a very sweet card Sandy and I love the traditional colours. It's a great way to use up bright papers. I have lots of them too. Congratulations on your win with this pretty card. Barbxx

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  7. Congratulations! You just won the September Rudolph days Challenge. Could you email me your address at Scrappymo1@gtmail.com
    Please also advise which prize you would like.

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  8. Congratulations on winning the Rudolf challenge. Love your quick and easy card.
    Hugs
    Margaret M

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  9. I see I made a typo with my email
    scrappymo1@gmail.com
    Drop me a line with your address and choice of Rudolph days Prize.

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  10. I’m so sorry I’m late in leaving my comment. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 300 - hope to see you again soon x

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