Monday, 16 March 2015

One Thing Leads To Another And Suddenly It's Christmas

Hello.  Welcome.  A series of events resulted in this alternative Christmas card.  Over at CHNC  Hazel wanted a Christmas card with black.  I had been looking through my precuts box and seen a santa sledge and a palm tree in black and when I saw the tropical theme at CASology it was a bit of a eureka moment.

I tried it with white, but that was too stark.  It didn't look good on cream and then I thought tropical, hence the orange base card


I used Sizzix Palm Tree die and Britannia Christmas Flight die cut from black card.  


Joining the fun at
CHNC Challenge 220 - Use Some Black 
CASology Week 137 - Tropical 
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - B is for.... black
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Things That Fly 
ABC Christmas Challenge - E For Edging Punch or Die 

Thanks for your visit.  Don't forget to leave out some carrots for Rudolf.  Hugz

8 comments:

  1. Great card Gail! Looks like Santa is headed somewhere nice and warm!

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  3. Looks amazing! Eureka moment indeedy!

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  4. Love the silhouette. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 220 -- you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for March - I'd love to see it there too. x

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  5. Stunning card, Gail. I like the orange base and the die cuts. Thank you for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

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  6. This is just amazing, Gail! It is not snowing everywhere on Christmas Eve, now, is it? Great card!

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  7. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

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  8. Fabulous card Gail! I love the Christmas Flight die it's so cute.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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