Saturday, February 28, 2015

Little Star

Hi there,

here is a one-layer card for this week's 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown:



  • stamp the cute little reindeer and the sentiment from Unity Stamp Company Oh Little Star with Versafine (Vintage Sepia) on a kraft cardbase
  • color the image with Distress Markers (Tattered Rose, Gathered Twigs, Vintage Photo, Black Soot, Festive Berries, Fired Brick) and a waterbrush
  • add Stickles (Christmas Red) and white gel pen to the nose, Stickles to the tiny heart and Delicata (Golden Glitz) to the little star; to use the ink from the ink pad like paint, just press the inkpad on an acrylic block and use a waterbrush to pick up the color and transfer it to the image
  • stamp the beautiful snowflakes from Personal Impressions Snowflakes with Delicata (Silvery Shimmer) as a background
  • after having a closer blook at the finished project, I realised that the sentiment was not completely straight - things like this drive the perfectionist in me a bit crazy but I liked the card too much to start over - what would you do?

I would like to participate in the following challenges:

Christmas Card Challenges #12 - Anything goes


Merry Monday Challenge #147 - Stars


One Layer Christmas Card Challenge #4


Rudolph Days February 2015

Make it Monday Challenge #212 - CAS One Layer Cards

Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Simon says anything goes

Have a christmassy day.

Yours,
Tanja

21 comments:

  1. Very pretty...those snowflakes have such a delicate shimmer!

    Your image is a cutie too. I usually stamp sentiments crooked. That is why you almost always see mine on a separate scrap of card and then added to my card....usually overtop of the spot where I stamped crooked! lol

    Thanks for taking part in the February Rudolph Days Challenge. Good luck!

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  2. Hihi; das ist eine wirklich lustige Karte. Prima!!!
    LG Flo

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  3. Lovely card!
    Thanks for entering our Christmas Card Challenge this week!
    Monica - CCC DT

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  4. This is sooo cute .... I just love the little reindeer with his star! Linda xx

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  5. OMGoodness.... this is so CUTE!! I love seeing coloring on kraft and the shimmer of the snowflakes is fabulous. OLCs are so hard for me to do - you made it look easy!! Hugs D

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  6. Oh this is so fun, Tanja - his nose is a hoot! Love how everything pops against the kraft, too! Thanks for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  7. What a fun card. Love the bits of glitter. Thanks for entering your cute card in the Kraft Journal Challenge.

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  8. Oh wow, what a cute image and love the kraft card stock, fabulous fun card.

    Kath x

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  9. I would say it adds to the whimsy of this absolutely adorable card xxx

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  10. I love Rudolph with his sparkly and shiny nose and his little dangling star! Perfect sentiment too! Thanks, Tanja, for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

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  11. Fab card. Love the embossed snowflakes.
    Julie t

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  12. Your little reindeer made me giggle hanging on to his star. So cute! Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday!

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  13. Such a cute image! Thank you for sharing your card with us at The Kraft Journal! :-)))

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  14. I love that cute reindeer with the red shiny nose. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges.

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  15. Adorable image and card. Thank you for sharing with us at OLCCC.

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  16. Adorable image, lovely fun card. Thanks for playing at Merry Monday this week.

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  17. Super cute card! Love his glittery nose! Thanks for playing along with us over at OLCCC! Hope to see you again! :-)

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  18. Very sweet image! Love his glittery nose! Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday!

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  19. Love, love it! The cute little Rudolf with his shiny nose is absolutely adorable!

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  20. Love that adorable little Rudolf! Cute, cute card!

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