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Sunday, September 28, 2014

FMS.....Stache-ing through the Snow


Hello Peeps!!!

Popping in her real quick with a card I made this evening using the sketch this week at Freshly Made Sketches.


I am still in Christmas card making mode, even though it is still fairly warm here and I should be making some Fall and Halloween cards. Anyway it is what it is and I wanted to use another fun new Stampin Up set I got called Santa Stache.
I love this Santa, isn't he adorable?
I stared with a base of white and then use a piece of DSP from the Trim the Tree paper stack to cover the base. The strip down the side is also from the same pad of DSP. I added a strip of Cherry Cobbler down the edge of the DSP. I then used my corner rounder on all four corners of the base. 


I stamped the Santa image twice onto some white card stock with some Memento Black ink. I then colored with my copic markers. I cut out the Santa's stache by hand altho SU does have a die for this I failed to add it to my last order. :/

I then added the stache to the Santa with a few dimensionals.  I matted my image with more Cherry Cobbler card stock. The top of the image and mat are punched using my corner tag punch and I rounded the bottom corners. You can not see the "tag" corners cos my big ol' bow. I also used some glitter gems in the corner and on Santa's hat. You kinda get a peek of that through the ribbon.
The sentiment is from the same set. 
LOVE this Santa!!!

Thanks for stopping by!

Vicki



3 comments:

Jen said...

Now that's a fun Christmas card! And I love your fabulous bow too! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

Narelle Farrugia said...

Absolutely fabulous festive card! The traditional colours are wonderful and the fabulous big red bow is so striking. Thanks for joining us at FMS this week!

Wendy said...

Too cute, Vicki! Reminds me of Ed! hehe Love the papers! :)