I had been trucking along so well with my Christmas cards, but then took a couple (or maybe three) weeks off to get some birthday/generic cards done and also, life got busy for a bit there, so time to get back in the game! I have missed my friends over at Jingle Belles, so I managed to find just enough time to put this sweet little singing Santa on a card for the current challenge which is to create cards that
I was also inspired by the fun sketch over at The Challenge! (see below)
I would like to share at:
The Challenge at Always Playing with Paper - a sketch
Shopping Our Stash - The Earth has music - the music part is obvious on my card, but as for the earth, some believe Santa travels the entire world in just one night right?! - Ok, so I might be stretching it!
Jingle Belles - fa la la la la
If you haven't started your Holiday cards yet, you really must visit the girls over at Jingle Belles for inspiration - they just keep it coming every single week!
Thanks for stopping by!
What I used:
stamp - CTMH "Perfect Fit - Holidays" B1412
Marvy scallop punch, EK success 1 3/4 circle punch
papers - Cosmo Cricket and from the scrap bin
Sizzix embossing folder
music note confetti (a Bday gift from Donna)
I love music paper! Super cute Santa! Thank you for joining us at The Challenge!ReplyDelete
Fantastic card....you have inspired me to get a much needed early start on my holiday cards!!! Thanks for joining the SHOPPING OUR STASH crew and Words to Scrap By for our combined "The Earth Has Music" challenge!!ReplyDelete
Love that fun little Santa ... so very glad you joined our fa-la-la-la-la at jingle belles.ReplyDelete
SUPER card! I love your stretch to make your card fit the SOS prompt, but your'e in with just the music! HA!ReplyDelete
Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!
What a fun holiday card! Love the music paper with the Santa image. Thanks for joining us at The Challenge!ReplyDelete
Fabulous! Glad you were able to find time to create another Christmas card to add to your stash. This one is particularly delightful with that singing Santa. I absolutely love the embossed cardstock!ReplyDelete
Nicely crafted card! Thanks for joining us this week at Shopping Our Stash!ReplyDelete
So vintage!! Love that Santa and the sentiment :)ReplyDelete
SUPER fun Santa card!!! VERY FUN, So glad that you joined us at the challenge!ReplyDelete
I have all the supplies needed to make this card!! Too funny - I may have to case you! Thanks for the inspiration :o)ReplyDelete
ok, i don't know WHERE my comment went, but i swear i saw this and loved it last week miss shanna!!! (check out the JB shout out post from thurs if you don't believe me, lol!) :) this is sooooooooooo beautifully done in every respect: perfect choice of elements, colorsand texture; plus HOW CUUUUUUUUUUUUTE is that awesome santa! xoxoxoxoReplyDelete
That is the cutest santa! Great use of the sketch and bravo to you for working you your Christmas cards! Thanks so much for sharing with us at The Challenge!ReplyDelete