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Wednesday, 2 February 2011

Lime Green and Pink Asterisk Christmas Tree

Well, here's the next in the series of Christmas cards. This one has a more contemporary feel to it with the colours. When I measured this out, I didn't do a very good job and so the middle panel is too wide.


The Asterisk Christmas Tree image, from the Papermania Honey and Hugs Festive Frolics stamp set, was stamped using Ink It Up! Bright Pink pigment ink and embossed using Heat It Up! Pink Embossing powder, as were the edges of the image panel. This was matted onto bright pink handmade paper and then a lime green panel die cut using a Labels 8 Nestabilities die.

A strip of pink and lime green spiral paper, from the Papermania Naughty and Nice paper pad was matted onto a strip of the lime green card punched using the Martha Stewart Scallop Dot border punch.

The sentiment, from the HOTP Christmas Sentiments stamp set, was stamped at the bottom of the card using the bright pink ink and embossed with the pink embossing powder. The circles punched using the border punch were then adhered onto the Christmas tree image.

5 comments:

jgaffneycards said...

beautiful card, i love the colours you've used, very unusual, great christmas tree stamp,


Jenny :)

Kathleen said...

Beauiful and unusual card. I like it. Kathleen x

Squirrel x said...

Oh that's gorgeous hun! Love the bright pink and lime green together. And I don't think the middle panel is too wide, it looks perfect to me. Hugs, Sxx

xGemmax said...

Beautiful christmas card hunni :o)
hugs and xxx

pickle said...

Another Beaut Kathleen xx

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