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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Reason for the Season

This week at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge, our challenge this week is Reason for the Season. Hope you will pop by and join us. We are sponsored this week by The Stamping Boutique

Items used for this card.
Stamps Come to Bethlehem by Stampin' Up
Card Stock: Basic Black and Brushed Gold 
Inks, Versamark, Night of Navy, Island Indigo, and Crumb Cake
Accessories: Black Embossing Powder, Gold Embossing Powder, Gold Brads, Designer Series Paper Pack - Regals Champagne Glass Glitter, 
Tools: Brayer, Heat Gun, Labels Framelits, Oval Framelits, Paper Cutter
Techniques: Stamped Image in Versamark Embossed Star in Gold, and rest in Black. Brayered sky with Night of Navy and Island Indigo, Sponged on Crumb Cake Ink, Adhered Glass Glitter. 
Thanks for looking. 

I will enter this into the following challenges
Completely Christmas- Anything Goes
ABC Christmas Challenge  g is for glitter
Sparkles Christmas Challenge  Christmas song. (O Little town of Bethlehem )
Christmas Fun Challenge - anything goes
Sprinkle and Sparkle Challenge - Use flock, embossing powder or glitter I have used two of the three


  1. Your card is gorgeous! Love how you've created the sky. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

  2. Beautiful Design, thank you for sharing with us over at Completely Christmas, we would love you to join in with us again next week for another fab challenge....
    Suzy B Owner Completely Christmas

  3. Oh I totally love this a real eye catcher! great job! and love the use of the glitter too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at ABC Christmas Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

  4. Hi, Cindy! What a delightful blog! It has been fun browsing your pretty cards (such a variety of styles) and the pretty ways that you bring everything together using different techniques. I absolutely LOVE this gorgeous card, and the way you used the gold EP. Very pretty!

    I have become your newest google follower! Now to put on my other hat. Thank you for joining us at Sparkle N Sprinkle this month! I hope you will submit more of your pretty cards to the challenge in the future! hugs, Donna {Creative Smiles}

  5. Thank you so much for entering our Completely Christmas challenge 7 with your lovely card - we hope we'll see you again soon, Hazel, DT - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for April - I'd love to see it there too. x

  6. Really like this combination of traditional image with more modern background. Thank you for playing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'! Tracey x

  7. This is beautiful! I love the color combo and the beautiful Glass Glitter. Great job! Thanks for joining the challenge at Sparkle N Sprinkle! xo

  8. Gorgeous card and I love the glass glitter. Thanks for joining the challenge at Christmas Fun - Tanya DT Member

  9. So beautiful is your card and your choosen Carol is gorgeous too! thank you for playing along with our challenge at Sparkles Christmas Buddies "Inspired by a Carol/Song good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

  10. Lovely card, great image, thanks for playing along at Sparkles Christmas Challenge.

    Pat xx

  11. Love your card - that image is just great! I use it too! Thank you for entering Christmas Fun and hope you will enter the new challenge!

  12. This is beautiful! I love how you used the glass glitter and the color combo is amazing on this!