Thursday, December 30, 2010

Blue and Silver Embossed Tree

Halooo! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas, I certainly did. I was able to spend it with people very dear to my heart and soak up a little sunshine. I had intentions of scheduling posts while I was gone, but it just didn't happen. I have a few more Christmas cards to share and plans for a few other creations. This one was created from a card kit. I like making Christmas cards without red or green. Blue and white are so crisp!

Color Inspiration
Cardvaarks Challenge ~ Monochromatic
Stamping Vacation Monochromatic Challenge: Blues

Inspiration
The Corrosive Challenge #96 ~ Bling it On
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday Challenge #98 ~ Pearls I hope my silver pearls qualify.
A Spoon Full of Sugar #133 ~ Christmas Card
Stamping Vacation Pick 3 for December
I picked ornament (I added silver pearl ornaments to the tree), snowflake image (on the background), glitter (I accented the snowflakes with Stickles)
My Creation

Image Detail

Ins and Outs ~ Blue and Silver Embossed Tree
Stamps: SU (Simple Snowflake, Season of Joy, Curly Cute)
Paper: SU (Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Night of Navy) 
Ink: SU (Bashful Blue, Night of Navy); Versamark
Accessories: SU (Silver Embossing Powder, Brad, Ribbon), Dew Dropz
Techniques: Embossing

5 comments:

  1. great card! thanks for joining the corrosive challenge:)
    hugs

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  2. this is gorgeous....luv that tree image....Happy New Year!

    enjoy *~*

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  3. Helo Cat - it is great to see you on this challenge! I love your colours with this Christmas card - gorgeous! What a great take on the sketch - Love it! Thank you for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge for this sketch - we appreciate your support and love to see what you have been creating! {{{hugs}}}
    Linda MMSC Design Team

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  4. Cat, this is such a gorgeous card and with one of my favorite SU sets! The silver looks just fabulous. Thanks for joining us for this Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge, we appreciate all your support and hope you will join us again for our next challenge!
    Hugs,
    Marsha
    MMSC-DT

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  5. Hi Cat this is gorgeous love that image and design also love the pearls on the tree looks really effective thank you for joining us at Stamping Vacation this month.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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