Thursday, 6 December 2018

Prancer

Hello.  Welcome.  I'm in a reindeer mood.  Actually, I haven't had this one out for a long time and I'd forgotten how pretty it looks, especially on mirror card.


This card started as a case of Cecilie's card, Day 5 of the Ett Trykk Advent Calendar.  I went with similar colours, and it was going to be a similar layout, but it kinda took on a life of it's own.  I'm blaming it on the reindeer........


I started by cutting a piece of patterned paper with Gummiapans stitched square die.  The paper is brown with white printed snowflakes.  I edged my square with Tea Dye distress ink and then decided to stamp Hero Arts Stunning Snowflakes using the same ink.  Uhhhhhhh, who didn't clean the stamp last time???  So I got greenish snowflakes instead of brown, but I like it!!


I used Sizzix Ornament 2 set to cut and emboss the leafy cluster and coloured with Pine Needle distress ink.  I was going to hang it around the neck of Sizzix Reindeer 2, cut and embossed on gold mirror card, but it seemed a pity to cover it up.  It is rather magnificent!!  So the leafy cluster went behind the deer and the Rubber Dance God Jul (Merry Christmas) ended up down in the bottom corner.  

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
Addicted to Stamps Challenge 169 - Non-Traditional Christmas Colours
Double D Run Run Rudolph Challenge
Papirlosjen - Alt Er Lov
Scrappegarasjen Utfordring 50 - Jul
Dies R Us Challenge 110 - Snowflakes


6 comments:

  1. WOW! Your Reindeer is magnificent! Great idea using the mirror paper, look at all that beautiful texture. This is fantastic! Thanks so much for playing along with us again at The Double D, 'Run Run Rudolph' Challenge, Donna, DT Member.

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  2. Beautifully designed card!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

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  3. GORGEOUS ... and even more so using that foil paper! Well done my friend! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Run Run Rudolph’ challenge and the 'Snowflake' challenge over on the Dies R Us Challenge Blog! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
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  4. I have to agree with Darlene! This is absolutely gorgeous! Love the gold touches and beautiful paper. Thanks for joining our "Snowflake" challenge at Dies R Us!

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  5. Så stilig kort. Reinsdyr er søte dyr, spesielt nå til jul. Tusen tak for at du er med i papirlosjen sin desember utfordring. Klem DT-ELisabeth

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  6. Beautyful card. Love the reindeer on glossy paper! thank you for joining Papirlosjen challenge #alt er lov.
    Hugs from DT-Synnøve

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