Tuesday, December 6, 2011

25 Days of Christmas: Day 12

Hi Everyone!

Well here we are at the half way point. I hope you are all enjoying my little Christmas Crafting journey. Today's card is one that I have to admit, I admire every time I look at it. It's just so sparkly and shiny. This is another one of those cards that I tried to use similar materials and techniques. Kristina used a different stamp and technique for her glitter on her "Merry Christmas" card. My glitter is a tad hard to see in the picture, so you'll have to take my word for it that it is all sparkly and shiny in real life because I put glitter on the background swirls as well as all around the Poinsettia. This stamp is from a set I bought last year at Michael's. It is by Recollections and is called "Christmas Flourish" I did not provide a link below because I don't believe it's available this year. I couldn't find any place on line that sold it.  I stamped the image with Memento ink and colored it in with Copic markers before adding the gold stickles. I cut the scallop circle using an SVG file for my cricut and the "Joy" stickers are from American Crafts. This was a very easy card to do and I hope you like it as much as I do!
Ok, see y'all tomorrow for Day 13!


Craft Your Passion: Anything Goes (plus glitter)
Make My Monday: Seasonal with glitter
OLLCB: Lots of Sparkle
Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes


cheryl said...

oh these are just beautiful hun really classy love cheryl x

Doreen said...

Gorgeous card love the embossing.Thanks for sharing with us at Craft your Passion.xxx

Mynn xx said...

What a gorgeous card--I can see how shiny that glitter must be!!! Thanks for joining us at MMM! :)

Vicky Hayes said...

I love the background in your photo and I bet it looks even more gorgeous in real life!

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

Very elegant and classy... which is hard to achieve when working with glitter so well done to you. Thank you for entering the Make My Monday glitter challenge this week! Suzanne :)

Suzi B said...

Love the glittery Poinsetta and the embosing. Thank you for joining in with us at MMM
Suzi B x

Jacqueline said...

Beautiful card - thanks for joining us this week at Make My Monday - Jacqueline xx

Fliss said...

Really lovely card. Thanks for joining in over at Make My Monday and hope to see you again.
Fliss x

Jenny said...

Beautiful cards. I really love the purple flower and embossed details.
Thanks for joining Papertake Weekly.