Wednesday 11 April 2012

A Coffee Coloured Christmas

Evening Everyone
Where has this last week gone? I can't believe that we are half way through, and it's only two more sleeps till Friday as the twins would say lol.
 I am continuing with my challenge to myself to use vellum, and pieces from my bits box in my projects only this time it is a Christmas card.
Yes I am still trying to add to my stash of Christmas cards, although my productivity on that front is waining as the weeks are passing.
The background panel has been made using a Woodware stamp and some paper that has been spritzed with coffee. I also painted some of the wording with coffee.
The Three Kings is a lovely stamp from Hobby Art which has been painted using a Pearlex watercolour palette available from Woodware.
I did do a little new stamping on the brown card using a Magnolia snowflake stamp and Frantage Aged Taupe embossing enamel, both of which came from SirStampalot.
I added a strip of punched vellum across the centre and a greeting also from a Hobby Art stamp.
I followed the sketch this week over at 52 (Christmas) Card Throwdown.
I really enjoyed making this so I might see if I can rustle up another couple of Christmas cards in the next couple of days.
Off to bed now, night night.
Hugs Kimx


  1. Kim, this is AMAZING! LOVE your three wise men--and the background you've used created is stunning! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

  2. Great masculine Christmas card :)

  3. Love your colours for this - fabulous card. thanks for joining in this week at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx


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