Sunday, December 4, 2011

Gifts

I made a quick card today in order to make it into the Freshly Made and Fantabulous Cricut challenges on time.   The Freshly Made sketch is below.

The Fantabulous Cricut challenge was a holiday card.  That left me wide open.  The minute I saw this tree pattern from an old Christmas stack I knew I could make a rather vintage looking card.  And what better to go with trees than gifts.

The packages are cut from the CM 'Tis the Season cartridge, using a couple of papers from MME's Lost and Found, and popped up with foam.  The stripe is from the same stack as the trees.  I inked it all with Antique Linen Distress Ink to keep with the paper color.

Now I have to get back to the craft room to make more cards for several other challenges.  Someday I'll decide which of these cards will be the ones I want to make in multiples for sending to friends and familly.

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful card! I love the presents with the DSP background. Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  2. This is adorable ... love the trio of gifts and that background paper is lovely!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!!!

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  3. Beautiful card..I love the background paper and the 3 cute little presents. Very pretty!
    Thanks so much for joining in the challenge at FCCB!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  4. Love this card! The background paper is so great and what a super idea to put the three packages. Love it!
    Cindy Porter

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  5. How cute! Love the background paper too! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!!!

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  6. This is delightful - I love the soft vintage look and that background paper is just perfect for the gifts that are front and center. Thanks for playing along with Freshly Made Sketches!

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  7. Awesome background paper and the presents really are a fantastic choice. So glad you joined us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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