Monday, March 20, 2017

Dear Santa


It's the first day of spring, and I'm showing a Christmas card. Oh, well, I've shown plenty of spring cards while it was still winter.

This card features a Santa image from Scibbles Designs. It's colored in pencils (although I'm not really happy with the coloring and will go back and do some touch-ups).  The image panel is pierced all the way around. The layout is from SCS, and it turned out to be a good way to showcase busy patterned paper without overwhelming the card. On the base panel, I used white gel pen to write a little letter to Santa.

This card is for these challenges:
CRAFT #407 -- Christmas
Winter Wonderland -- for a child
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #325 -- anything Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge EXTRA -- anything Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge  -- use patterned paper
Word Art Wednesday #274 -- anything goes

7 comments:

  1. Great Santa card and design. Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland and hope you join us again. Carol S. DT

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  2. What a fun Christmas card!! The layout, with the great papers really compliments the cute image!! Thanks for playing along with our Christmas challenge at C.R.A.F.T. this week!
    Susan DT

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  3. Fabulous card! You're right, this layout IS perfect for showing off some busy papers. And I really like how you added writing to the background; it adds just enough interest without being distracting. Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

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  4. Great layout for using those busy papers. I love the design.
    Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

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  5. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

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  6. What a cute Santa. Love the layout of this card.
    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  7. All ways a winner a cute Santa ,lovely card thanks for sharing your card with us here at winter wonderland,Lyn DT.

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