Thursday, 18 September 2008

Another new one!

Another new stamp set – this time it’s Season of Joy, a set of eight stamps including the Merry Christmas greeting (which you can barely see) and this fancy swirl, which you could use for any occasion.

For the large square card, I made the scalloped edge by punching out ½” circles from Gable Green cardstock and sticking them behind the Green Galore layer.

The swirl stamp and the Merry Christmas stamp both feature dotted lines – I pierced each of these dots, just because I felt like it. I also pierced around the scalloped circle to continue the theme.

The smaller square project is a mini, flattish box. The dots around this scalloped circle are simply made with a marker.

These samples don’t really do the set justice as I’ve only used half of the stamps but it gives you a bit of an idea… and hopefully I’ll have more to post in a few days.

Stamps: Season of Joy
Cardstock: Real Red, Gable Green, Green Galore, Whisper White
Ink: Real Red, Versamark®
Accessories: 1 1/4” circle punch, 1 3/8” circle punch, Scallop Circle Punch, rhinestone brads, red gingham ribbon, crafters’ toolkit

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8 comments:

  1. Adorable! I love those classic, but brighter, color together! The rhinestone snowflake center is also very COOL (pun intended..haha!).

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  2. love this, love the bright colors!

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  3. love these cheerful cards. the gingham ribbon is a perfect touch. great card

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  4. OOhh this one might have to go on my list...enjoying the sneaky peeks!

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  5. Lovely Helen, do you mind if I pinch this card idea for a make & take at a party?
    Looks ideal.

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  6. These are great!!! I love the scallops.

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  7. what a lovely holiday card!

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