Today is the 8th Day of Christmas Cards here on my blog. If you've missed the previous seven installments, click here to see all the posts from the beginning, to start from the beginning with us! We have 2 games going on that include prize packs, so make sure you play along. Or simply join us to get your creative mojo flowing in order to complete your own handmade Holiday Cards!
Happy Tuesday everyone! Things are going to get a little more complicated this week with the last few posts of the 12 Days of Christmas Cards! I have a lot to show you outside of this series!! Including ANOTHER series! Yep! But you'll have to wait a couple days for the start of that! ;)
Today I'm bringing you another of my favorites of the cards I made this year. It's super CAS but still evokes a magical feel which is why I chose the sentiment "Believe".
I simply used another tone on tone approach, this time breaking it up with one simple, yet beautiful patterned paper (October Afternoon- Very Merry) along with this adorable felt deer from Close to My Heart. Added ribbon and a rhinestone to little Rudolph's nose, a few buttons and my favorite zig zag stitch, and he's done.
Today's sketch is another that is turned on it's side. I also opted to move the buttons off the ribbon above my sentiment. However, using the sketch vertically I thought the buttons make more cense on the vertical piece. I can't wait to see what you do with it though! ;)
8th Day of Christmas Cards Sketch
Remember, if you choose to play along, you have a few ways of showing me your fabulous creation!
1) link it to your blog and post that link here in the comment section
2) email it to me
3) upload it directly to our flickr gallery
I'm seeing more and more submissions! Thanks everyone! I can't wait to see what you are up to next!
Now remember, if you don't see a 12 Days post up top, make sure to check around, because I may be posting more that once a day this week, especially since the holiday card making/sending season is about to come to an end soon and because I have LOTS to share! Also, I'm posting the cards onto 2 Peas, Scrapbook.com and my Facebook Page, so if you haven't seen it here, make sure to check those places out, too! ;)
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