Winter Wonderland

Good Morning,

I am continuing on with the theme of Christmas in July.  I was in Joanne's a couple of months ago and I went back to the bargain bin and found this really cool magazine with all of these goodies for $5.00!  I wish I had bought a second one for a giveaway but I just wasn't thinking about that.  The magazine was from 2016 but who cares?


It came with 2 stamps, two embossing folders and a six pack of matching paper!  

Here is the card I made:


This was one of the hardest stamps I have ever colored!  I started with copic markers, I didn't like the way it turned out so I then tried gel pens, nope, didn't like it, so I then got out my colored pencils and finally got the results that I wanted!

Here is the inside of the card:


The sentiment stamp I used is so old, I don't know where I got it.  I think it is probably 7 or 8 years old.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - ATG
Crafty Girls Corner - Christmas in July
Fab n' Funky Challenges - #404 Christmas in July
ModSquad Challenge - Christmas in July
Papercraft Challenge - Christmas in July
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge - #200 Lots of Layers
Craftaholics R Us Challenge - #30 Birds

Thank you so much for stopping by!  

Hugs,

11 comments:

  1. Quite frankly rather you than me colouring that, there is no way promarkers have a small enough nib!

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  2. What a wonderful deal on that magazine with the stamp included!!! It's a great stamp and you've used it to make a gorgeous card! Perfect for the holidays.
    Lynn

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  3. Beautiful Christmas card Chriss. Luckily you have more patience with trying different mediums than I do.

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  4. You got a great deal for the magazine and extras! Your card is gorgeous! Your colouring worked out beautifully!

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  5. Great use of the goodies and lovely layering for our challenge. Thanks for sharing with us at the Crafters Café, CarolG

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  6. Beautiful card. Thank you so much for participating this week at the Mod Squad Challenge

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  7. So gorgeous, Chriss!! The image is so beautiful and you colored it perfectly!! Love this!! Have a great evening!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  8. Your Christmas card is lovely! Thanks for participating in the Craftaholics R Us Birds Challenge!

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  9. The paper you used is so pretty! I would never have guessed it came with the magazine. The bow adds great dimension.

    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner for our Christmas in July challenge.

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  10. Hey there, thanks so much for joining us at Papercraft-Challenges. We have just picked our winner of the Christmas Challenge, so make sure to check back soon!
    Hugs, Lia

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