CAS Christmas March Reminder – Holly

 

Hi there.  I’m back to share my second Christmas card for the CAS Christmas March challenge Holly.  As I mentioned in my first post, I don’t have a dedicated holly stamp or die, but I do have products with holly in them.  The stamp I used for my card today is one of my favourites.  It is versatile and covers a lot of themes such as holly, poinsettias, wreath, critters, Santa hat, etc.  And it’s fun to colour. 😉

 

 

To begin, the image was stamped in the centre with black Memento ink on an A2 size stitched panel die cut from Neenah cardstock and coloured with Copics.  After I finished colouring, I accidentally smeared some ink on the panel.  Since I didn’t want to start over, I fussy cut it out and adhered it to a stitched Kraft A2 panel from my stash.

 

 

The sentiment (discontinued) was black heat embossed with clear glitter embossing powder.  The Kraft panel was adhered to a white top folding card base and clear shimmer was added to the poinsettias and bow to finish.

 

 

The challenge deadline is March 24, so there’s still plenty of time to play along.  For more inspirations from my team, click HERE.  I thank you for taking the time to stop by.  Can’t wait to see what you create.  Have a great day!

 

 

 

 

 

Linking to the following challenges:
Christmas Crafts All Year Round — Use Flowers on your Christmas / holiday project
Holly and Ivy Christmas#24 Anything Christmas Goes
The Merry Christmas#11 Always Anything Goes Christmas
C.R.A.F.T.Animals
ABC Christmas E, F, G is for Emboss, Frill, Glitter  (Emboss + Glitter)
Addicted to Stamps and More #283 Holiday

 

 

 

 

 

 

19 thoughts on “CAS Christmas March Reminder – Holly

  1. Adorable, Trina. It’s beautifully colored and your fussy cutting is perfect. Great save and maybe a better design? Thanks for sharing your card with us at Addicted to Stamps and More.

  2. Lovely colouring and great CAS card thanks so much for sharing with Craft this week hope to see you back very soon.

  3. This is sooo cute, and I love your gorgeous Copic coloring, Trina! I especially love that you used blue for the (usually) red hat. bow, and berries. Blue, green, and black color combo is so cool. The glitter embossed sentiment and the shimmery poinsettias and bow add a festive feel to the card. The main image is a great save and perfectly fussy-cut. Hideko xx

  4. This is so adorable, Trina! I LOVE your mice hanging out on the holly wreath! Your colouring is amazing, as always!! And great save with fussy-cutting the image. It looks just perfect on the stitched kraft background. xx

  5. Great save….What a pretty card. Love the choice of colours you’ve used and then to pop it onto the kraft….Very Creative and what a cute stamp x

  6. Great non-traditional colour scheme! Love the sweet little mice! Your smudge might have been a good thing as the image looks fabulous fussy cut and mounted on kraft cs!

  7. Pretty holly and poinsettias, Trina! Love the sweet little mice that are investigating! As always your coloring is excellent! A great save by cutting the image out and adding it to a kraft card base!

  8. Your Copics colored wreath is so cute and beautifully colored, Trina. An awesome save with all your amazing fussy cutting too. Love your kraft white space and sweet sentiment too. TFS my friend. Hugs…

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