Monday, 16 November 2015

Christmas Card

Here is my first Christmas card for this year.  I've been obsessed with autumn colours for some time and thought I really must move onto something else so since the colour blue is the challenge for November at Country View Challenges I thought blue was the way to go!

I used a lovely stamp which was a freebie from Craft Stamper magazine from Christmas 201:

I inked the stamp with Faded Jeans and Broken China distress ink and spritzed with water before stamping and repeated all over the card, turning the stamp and masking as necessary.  For the single top one I white embossed the stamp and then sponged ink for a reverse effect:

I really like the snowy, wintry feel and I enjoyed using the blues.... :)

I'm linking up at:
Country View Challenges - the colour blue 
Craft Stamper Take It Make It challenge 
Art Every Day Month 
Create With Joy Inspire Me Monday 


  1. This is beautiful, Susan. I'm sure any and everyone who gets one of these will enjoy it as much as I have.

  2. Gorgeous wintry card! Thanks for playing at Craft Stamper Take It, Make It :)

  3. Beautiful card. I love all the shades of blue ..... they give a lovely icy look to it. Thank you for joining in with the Craft Stamper Challenge .... good luck! Linda xx

  4. Love the softness of the colors... beautiful creation !
    Thanks for joining us in the Craft Stamper Challenge!

    xxx Ellie xxx