Saturday, 30 November 2013

Ski Jump!

Although I have never been I would love to go skiing - just don't think I have a natural sense of balance to stay up for very long! I love this stamp from LOTV and thought it would be perfect for a more masculine Christmas card (although I did have to add a touch of ribbon on there!). This card is for Papertake Weekly's Sketch Challenge #85 (I flipped it so my sentiment didn't cover up too much of the image), Just Add Ink's Challenge #193 to add stars and Crafty Little Fairies Challenge to use red, green and gold. I used gold pearlescent card as I have very little gold glitter card (need to rectify that with a shopping trip this week me thinks!) but it looks a bit green-y in the photo but it is gold, honest!


And here's my card...


Recipe:

Stamps: Ski Jump, Christmas Circular Sentiments both from Lili of the Valley

Papers: Real Red, Whisper White, Dashing DSP (Retired) all from Stampin' Up, Copic X-Press It Blending Card, Gold Pearlescent from stash

Inks: Old Olive, Real Red both from Stampin' Up, Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers

Accessories: Real Red Grosgrain Ribbon (Retired) from Stampin' Up, Seeing Stars Dies from Papertrey Ink, Glistening Snow Writer

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by!

8 comments:

  1. Vannessa, this is a delightful card! I love the addition of the gold stars - perfect. Thanks for playing along with us at Just Add Ink this week.

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  2. Fab colouring and lovely colour choices on this bold, bright card! Hugs, Lesley

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  3. What a fabulous card Vanessa...gorgeous image and colouring..
    Thanks for joining in with us at “Crafty Little Fairies..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  4. Too cute Vanessa! Sweet image and lovely colouring, love your sparkly snow..:0) Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink.

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  5. This is lovely Vannessa! (and that cute little image made me smile!) Your colouring is just lovely! Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week!

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  6. This is so pretty Vannessa! Really cute image and great take on the sketch. Thanks for joining Papertake Weekly Challenge :)

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  7. Cute image, lots of layers and beautiful colouring. Chantell JAI

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  8. Wow, love those papers, Red Green and Gold galore. Fab image too, I love LOTV and this is a great card for a guy too.
    Hugs
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    xx
    Proud to design for :
    Crafty Little Fairies,
    Top Tip Tuesday,
    ABC Christmas,
    As You Like It,
    Pink Gem Designs,
    The Stamp Basket, and
    Stampfairy.

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