Tuesday, November 27, 2012

~Aloha Christmas and Silver Numbers~





I made a Christmas card for my dear friend who loved these numbered paperclips (Studio Calico) on another card she saw in my stash.







The center image is a stamp I purchased in HI~since that was where I was raised...I'm sure she will appreciate it. ;)


I added other fun elements ...probably way more than I've ever done.

In fact, I went over my "200 character" limit on labels...never saw that warning on blogger before!

So, I just labeled it with the challenges.


Use Gold or Silver
The paper clips are silver and so is the sentiment strip I colored with a silver Gelato stick.









I was


The red,creams and whites gave me the striking colors I wanted. I drew some tick marks along the edges to represent the stool topped with rulers.






Thanks for stopping by today~it's always a blessing to see friends~




stamps: Stampettes (made in HI),sentiment from Sweet 'n Sassy Seek Him Still
other: Studio Calico Yearbook Paper Clips,Sassafras buttoned flower,Fiskars crimper,zig red pen,Crop-A-Dile corner chomper,Scor-Tape
paper: Authentique Carefree,My Mind's Eye All is Bright,DCWV Naturals Stack,Georgia Pacific white
ink:Versamark,Memento Ink Rhubarb Stalk,Ranger black embossing powder,silver Faber Castell Gelato
dies: Spellbinders large labels,Postage stamp and Deckled rectangles,Papertrey Ink Photo Finish,My Favorite Things Sentiment strips,





6 comments:

  1. What a fun card, I love those clips too!

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  2. What a fabulous card Marlena! Love those little number paper clips! Thanks for playing along with us for Timeless Tuesday at Flourishes this week!

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  3. Wonderful card! So many great layers and details.. love th clips! :) Thanks for participating in our "Dawny's Sketch" challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge blog! xx

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  4. Fun card, Marlena...love the 25 paperclips and the great HI stamp you added among all the other fab elements and details!

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  5. What a fun card and thank you so much for joining the fun at Flourishes this week!!

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  6. LOVE the collage feel of this beauty, Marlena! Those number paper clips are so fun, and your neutral palette, with pops of red, is absolutely divine!

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