Monday, 24 October 2011

Poinsettias Christmas Card

Hi Bloggers.

I have another card for you this evening. I'm entering this card into Sweet Sketch Wednesday 124 Challenge this week.

I used a Craftwork Cards 6" x 6" card blank. The papers are from the Wild Rose Studio Christmas Milton Paper Pack. The images are from the Creative Expressions Tatty Button Poinsettias stamp set. They were stamped in Jet Black Archival and quickly embossed with clear powder. They were coloured using Cosmic Shimmer Drawing Inks - I used some matt ones and some with mica.

I used the 'out of the box' technique to cut the oval nestie around the image. The two panels were embossed using the Creative Expressions Lattice embossing folder.

The card was assembled as per the sketch.

Hope you like it.


  1. Ohhh, I love that embossing folder. It is a fun one. Your Poinsettias are gorgeous. Nice take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

  2. This is a very lovely holiday card! Really pretty. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace& Luv,

  3. Lovely card, great image. Hugs, Claire x

  4. Beautiful Christmas card! I love the candle image & the gorgeous poinsettias. Thanks do much for joining us this week @ Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Genevieve DT

  5. Hi Julia this is one lovely Christmas card. I love your image and your colours very pretty. I love your embossing what a great embossing folder I haven't seen that one before. Great job and thanks so much for sharing your card with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.


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