Monday, May 21, 2012

Christmas Card in May






I'm getting some Christmas cards done...it will be here before you know it! LOL








I used Papertrey Ink's In the Meadow tree die and ran it through a crimper.


I stretched it back to shape so it still looks like a tree!

The sentiment is from the In the Meadow stamp set...I tried something different.

I used two Spellbinder classic circles to partially cut a flap to tuck the tree in.

I have small cutting plates that came with my Ellison sidekick..they come in handy when I want to sandwich part of a die and run it through my Big Shot.




inspired me to use this gorgeous DP from Teresa Collins.




Hope your week is starting off great...if not, give it 'til tomorrow! ;)




God Bless.


 


Stamp: Papertrey Ink In the Meadow
Ink:Ranger Jenni Bowlin Spice Tin
Dies:Papertrey Ink In the Meadow,Spellbinders classic circles
Paper:Teresa Collins Everyday Moments DP,Georgia Pacific white
Other:Fiskars crimper


8 comments:

  1. This is lovely!!! The paper is gorgeous, looks so fresh

    Margaret xx

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  2. What a great idea to run the tree through the crimper, love how it turned out. The pattern paper is so beautiful against the white background so soft looking. Gorgeous card!!

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  3. Marlena - that tree die cut is awesome, and looks really cool crimped. I also really like the way you created the little flap with your circle dies - great idea! Thank you so much for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  4. This is so elegant ant super stunning!

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  5. This is so cool! I love making holiday cards when it's not the holiday (weird right?). I love the way you did the semicircles and tucked in the tree! Hope you're doing well!

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  6. I just love the paper you chose for the tree! The blue is so unexpected but perfect for a snowy scene. Thanks for joining us this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  7. I love this! Awesome Christmas card!! Thanks for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays!

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)