Holiday Card Series 2014 – Day 8

Hello, all!

Today marks Day 8 of the Holiday Card Series. Since it’s Wednesday, I’ve done a coloring card (similar to my Color Wednesday videos). The stamp I colored today is Dollie With Gifts from The Greeting Farm. Isn’t she so cute?! I just love the new Dollie stamps TGF has started releasing (see another Dollie card that I colored HERE). The red coat with white fur trim on this stamp makes me think of my favorite holiday movie, White Christmas. I’ve always loved the red satin dresses at the end of the movie. :)

Anyhow, I colored Dollie with Copic Markers. To create the background behind her, I cut out a mask to protect her while I added Distress Inks and the “Happy Holidays” stamp from Mama Elephant’s Season’s Greeting stamp set on top. I’m loving dark navy background at the moment, so I think you’ll be seeing it again during the Holiday Card Series.

Hope you enjoy today’s video! :)

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Holiday Card Series 2014 – Day 7 + Wow Embossing Powder GIVEAWAY!

Hello, all!

Today I have Day 7 of the Holiday Card Series and a giveaway for you all. :)

Wow just came out with six new embossing glitters and I got a chance to try them out (available at Simon now). For today’s card, I used the new Whirlpool color to emboss snowflakes from Avery Elle’s Noel stamp set. The blue glitter embossing powder is so pretty on black cardstock! I love how it turned out.

I gave the glitter the “rub test,” meaning I tested to see how much glitter would come off when I rubbed it. A little bit came off at first, but them it eventually “calms down” and no glitter flakes off. So you could certainly rub off as must as possible before sending the card if you’re worried about the card recipient getting an envelope full of glitter. :)

NOTE: Be sure to check out the giveaway below the video. :)

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Wow is giving away a pack of their 6 new embossing glitters to two winners! Fill out the Rafflecopter area below to enter the giveaway. Thanks, Wow! :)

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Holiday Card Series 2014 – Day 6

Happy Friday, all!

For the Day 6 video of the Holiday Card Series I decided to use the Village dies from Simon Says Stamp to create a scene. The background behind the village was created with a watercolor background that I added the Falling Snow stencil and Embossing Paste to. I love the non-traditional colors. So happy and cheerful. :)

The greeting was stamped using the Peace of Earth stamp set and then embossed with white embossing powder.


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