Christmas Layers

Happy December 1st!!! Can you guess what the new challenge will be this month at Country View Challenges??? Yep – you guessed it…..It’s Christmas!!!!! You can join in the fun here. I have made a scrap-busting layered card using vintage ephemera and washi tape: I…

Christmas Jumpers

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without some silly Christmas jumpers. This card uses the photo ‘frame’ from the Photographer set along with some of Lulu’s (ugly) Christmas sweaters. The sentiment is from the Tree Lot set. These little sweater selfies would be great on gift tags…

Smells Like Christmas

We have had Girls, Cats, and Wonderland Planner Props….now it’s time for the Dogs!! I have used them to create a fun Christmas card, adding a Santa hat as a festive accessory. I arranged the dogs in a row, resizing as necessary and added the…

Don’t Get Your Tinsel In A Tangle

I can’t believe that it’s December already!! The nights are drawing in, it’s cold and frosty in the morning…and Christmas is coming fast! Today’s project has a fabulously fun and quirky image from Vera Lane Studio, part of a twinset….this is Tree Gal: I chose…

‘Sweet’ Polar Bear

I love this little polar bear stamp, he looks like he’s dreaming of something rather wonderful!! I teamed him with some of the Retro Sweeties stamps for this deliciously simple card! I used my stamping platform to stamp three bears in a row (it make…

Geometric Christmas Stag

I love how on trend this Geometric Stag stamp is – you can create contemporary Christmas cards so easily with it! Here are two ideas: This first design is so elegant – simple monochrome with gold embossed highlights, just perfect for those who don’t want…

Fa La La La Carollers

This week we have a wonderful festive digi set to showcase – The Carollers. I coloured them with my Polychromos pencils then fussy cut and layered onto embossed backgrounds. (I don’t use embossing folders very often but they are a great timesaver for Christmas cards…

Christmas Polar Bear Cards and a DT Announcement

Today I am sharing a couple of cards using some stamps from a lovely company based here in the UK. The company is Skull and Cross Buns Stamps, and I have joined their new DT along with some other super talented ladies. SACB stamps have…

Snow Is Falling

There are somw gorgeous Christmas stamps in the Visible Image shop, and this set is my favourite: I used Distress Inks and the Fibres stencil to create my background. Stamping and embossing the snowflake with Sparkling Snow embossing powder from WOW Powders. Snow Is Falling…

Baby It’s Cold Outside

We’ve been enjoying lots of sparkly creations in the VLS Facebook group this month. I couldn’t resist sneaking a little festive fun in for my DT project today! I had a look through my Christmas stash and found this cute snowflake paper and printed washi…