Friday, 25 July 2014

Christmas in July

These cards are made using the beautiful  Imagination Crafts 'Robin' stamp set



The stamps are designed to be easy to decoupage. The first card is a shutter card, the Robin is decoupaged but it doesn't show well in the photo. 

I coloured the images with Pro markers, used the small holly stamp to create borders and frames. I added some gold Stickles glitter glue on the scroll border and red Stickles on the holly berries. All the panels were layered on gold mirri board then I layered up the decoupage. 

The twisted easel was fun - I used the small scroll & holly stamps to create the border and frame the sentiment, decoupaged the robin & the holly and added LOADS of Stickles :-)

I'm taking these over to Sarn's Rudolph Day challenge. On the 25th of every month the challenge is to make 2 Christmas cards, and if you follow all 12 months you'll have at least 24 cards ready to go!

Thanks for stopping by

Debs x


11 comments:

  1. Two totally stunning cards Debs! really gorgeous..have a great weekend huggles Sue xx

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  2. Gorgeous! Love both of the beautifully folded cards!
    Theway you used the holly stamp to create the paper is stunning. I can see the decoupage on the robin and it looks wonderful.

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  3. I am loving these Debs. Both are so Christ Massey!
    Fabulous :-)
    Xx

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  4. Two beautiful cards Debs. The stamp set is lovely and you created two beauties. Happy Rudolph Day!

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  5. just so special debs!! great cards! Shaz in oz.x

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  6. Wow Debs, these look so rich and very elegant! Don't robins, holly, red and gold go beautifully together. PLUS you made different shapes too :)

    Hugs, Di xx

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  7. Hi Debs,
    2 really great cards for this fab challenge.
    I love those fab stamps, have been wanting to buy a robin stamp.
    Thank you for showing them.
    These are going on my to buy list right now.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  8. Wow, Debs, these cards are really something! Love the fancy folds and the beautiful ivy and birds! Wow!

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  9. I seem to be having a lot of trouble with leaving comments at the moment so am checking all my Rudolph Day entrants . . . definitely left you one - but it is not appearing.

    I really love your shaped festive cards here Debs.

    Thanks for playing along. xxx

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  10. We don't often see fancy folds for Xmas, and these are richly glitzy too, love 'em! Xxx

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  11. Wowza, Debs, these are extraordinary works of art!! They look professionally made, the type you would find in a high-end boutique store!! Hugs, Darnell

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