Holiday Cheer

Hi friends! It's Friday and I'm squeezing in one more card for the Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop. This one uses the limited time free digi from Verve.


I started with a soft sky base, stamping the stripey cup from Get Together randomly tone on tone and then filling in with the larger snowflake from Jolly Jingle.  Next I cut a panel of white at an angle and stamped randomly with the snowflake.  I wanted to fill in with the smaller snowflake from the set, but couldn't find it, so pulled out a snowflake from Holiday Treats to fill in.  I added a strip of foil washi across this panel and then lined each border with baker's twine.

The ornament portion is created by cutting the digi sentiment with the Vintage Oval Die. I then cut two more vintage ovals from black and offset just a little on the top and bottom for a makeshift mat.  Once they were all glued together, I punched a hole with my neglected Crop-a-dile and tied on some baker's twine.  I finished by coloring the digi cup image with Copic markers and hand cutting to pop up over the sentiment.  The Cuppa Joe die set actually fits this image, but I couldn't find mine on my chaotic desk, so did it the old fashioned way!


Thanks so much for stopping by today! I hope you have a wonderful start to the weekend!

Enabler's List
Stamps: Jolly Jingles, Get Together, Holiday TreatsMy Cup to Yours digital set (Verve Stamps)
Paper: soft sky, basic black (SU!), white (Neenah)
Ink: soft sky, pool party (SU!), laser printer, Copic markers
Accessories: Vintage Oval Die (A Cut Above by VERVE), foil tape (Recollections)

17 comments

  1. This is gorgeous! Love how you made an ornament with the sentiment, perfection! Hugs, Autumn

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  2. Simply said your project is STUNNING! not a detail missed and just beautiful, color, theme, design this project has it all! Thank you for sharing this and for the inspiration!

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  3. Beautiful card in its simplicity!!! Love so much the colouring!!!

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  4. Beautiful card with those soft blues and a great layout!

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  5. Such an awesome card Julee! Love all your fantastic stamping!

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  6. Love all the pretty details of your card. Love the color combo.

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  7. This is so pretty! I love the soft blue and the asymmetrical panel bordered with twine---it's very eye-catching!

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  8. Oh, P.S.---Love the photo of you and the twins!

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  9. Love this card....Pinned if for next year's Christmas Inspiration! Merry Christmas Julee! Hope Santa is good to those adorable boys of yours!

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