Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Merry Monday

It's my first Merry Monday challenge of the year - YAY!
The challenge is to create a Christmas card with a house(s).

I went online and found a free digital download from 
Beyond the Fringe that was perfect for this challenge. 


Besides the houses I decided to use the red and white
color theme in the picture. It was hard to not color in all of the
houses, but I like it.

It was a little plain for my tastes so I added texture with
some stitched frames and an embossing folder.  I finished it 
off with some cherry cobbler bakers twine and popped
everything up on dimensionals. 

I like how it turned out.



supplies:
from Stampin' Up! unless noted
card stock: whisper white
stamp set: Good Greetings
ink: memento black
digi image: houses (beyond the fringe)
blendabilities: cherry cobbler
big shot: large and small stitched rectangle stackables (lawn fawn),
            decorative dots EF
embellishments: cherry cobbler baker's twine


Happy Stampin'
and thanks so much for visiting!

12 comments:

  1. Very Cute! I love the reds and white theme that you also used on your card!

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  2. Very pretty card, and such a fabulous take on the photo - you really did it proud! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday!

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  3. Great card love the houses they are so cute! I have been thinking that maybe I should join this challenge, to help get my cards done, you & Kristie make such cute cards doing this challenge

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  4. So pretty!!! Love the little red houses! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Merry Monday.

    Deanne :)

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  5. A very pretty card, I love red and white cards, they are so fresh!!!!

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  6. Darling trio of houses and I love the embossed background! Spotted your card on Merry Monday where I participated in my first challenge.

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  7. Your little houses are so cute!! I really like the red & white color combo too!

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  8. Cute card. Good thinking to use a digi image. I didn't have a house stamp either so I used a die.

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  9. Gorgeous red and white card. I can almost feel the crisp, winter air.

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  10. Such an adorable card. Love red and white. So fresh looking.

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  11. Love the clean and fresh look xxx

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  12. Lovely card...great choice of image for the challenge! Great design.

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