Thursday, December 15, 2011

Peace On Earth

Good morning (I sure hope it's still morning)!  I SO shouldn't be near the computer as I have so much still left to do for the holidays, but I wanted to pop in really quickly to share a card I made for a few challenges I like to do.  I have really used the challenges this week to give me the mojo to finish my last minute cards!  As soon as I finish this post, I am off to the post office and get these puppies in the mail!  My card is for Gingerloft Challenge 30 (Christmas and winter), Digital Tuesday #141 (winter wonderland), Joan's Gardens' Weekly Challenge (make a quick Christmas card - anything goes) and finally for The Play Date Cafe #111 (black and white with a splash of teal).

Here is the PDCC Color Story:


Here is my card for the challenges:


I made a super quick CAS Christmas card.  I started with a card base of GKD Heavy Weight White.  My gorgeous image is from Gingerloft called Winter Trees.  I printed it on Cryogen White and lightly shaded the main tree with a touch of teal using Copics.  I added a bunch of Star Dust Stickles to the snow to further accent the splash of teal.  I matted the image with SU Bermuda Bay and silver mirror cardstock then popped it up on foam tape.  The sentiment is from Flourishes The First Noel set.  That is it - another for my stash.

Thanks so much for stopping by!  I'll be out most of the rest of the day, so have a good one and see you soon!
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16 comments:

  1. Beautiful Carla! Just beautiful!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Joan's Gardens for our weekly Challenge!
    Merry Christmas!
    Joan
    www.atjoansgardens.com

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  2. Wow! That stamp and your shading look amazing. Gorgeous card.
    Hugs and smiles

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  3. absolutley gorgeous, so elegant!!!!

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  4. This is so very pretty. I really like everything about it. Great job!

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  5. It looks like I could step right into the scene. I like the way it shimmers.
    Love the digi!

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  6. Absolutely beautiful! A gorgeous and shimmery scene. Love it!

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  7. Love the tree scene and looks fairly easy and fast. Thanks. Edna

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  8. This is sooooo gorgeous......that I had to run right over there and buy one for myself! Ack! More Christmas stamps!!!! So very pretty with the colors you've used!

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  9. This is glorious! Love that majestic tree all sparkling and pretty!

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  10. Wowowowow! It's amazing, Carla. I can hear the hushed sound of the forest right now.

    Thanks so much for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe, and Merry Christmas!

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  11. Carla, you have to know this is my favorite image to use this Christmas. I have found it to be easy to do and is an outstanding scene that I dearly love. It's a beauty and you did a spectacular job.

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  12. Carla, your card is absolutely stunning. Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft Challenge!

    Hugs,

    Sherry - DT

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  13. Simple & Stunning. A beautiful CAS card. Thanks for joining us this week in the Cafe and Merry Christmas!

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  14. This is absolutely stunning, Carla! What a beautiful card! LOVE all of your subtle accents and amazingly flawless design! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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  15. Gorgeous card and love what you have done with the images!!!
    Thanks so much for joining us at GingerLoft Challenges
    Huggs and Happy New Year!!
    Lynn xxx

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Thanks so much for visiting and leaving me a comment! I really appreciate it! Carla