Thursday, September 14, 2017

Merry Christmas

Hello everyone!! I'm in the Christmas card mode now and here's one Christmas card using Power Poppy stamps and digital images.
 

 I printed the Power Poppy Hollyberries digi on white cardstock - I have shared a tutorial on how I take printout of digital stamps without wasting cardstock here. I colored the image with Copics - G99, YG67, YG63, YG61 and YG03 for leaves and R59, R29, R35 and R32 for the berries. I matted it with red cardstock. I embossed the sentiment "Merry Christmas" from Power Poppy Glistening Paperwhites with black embossing powder from Wow! on vellum. I took a textured light green card stock panel of size 4.25" x 5.5" and embossed the pine leaf image from Power Poppy Glistening Paperwhites with Wow! White Pearl embossing powder. If you are a regular reader of my blog, you already know that I love this embossing powder. I added a bow (video tutorial here) with ribbon from Dollar Tree after adhering the image panel and the sentiment strip.


I love how this has turned out. I'm enjoying the 30 Day Coloring Challenge by Kathy. It really helps me to get ready for Christmas.

Thanks for stopping by. Have a great day.

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16 comments:

Janis Lewis said...

Beautiful Christmas card. I love it.
Janis, The Merry Christmas Challenge Owner/DT

aussie aNNie said...

Stunning Ivy card Berina, just lovely for Christmas.xxx [aNNie]

Stir Your Creativity said...

Gorgeous card.

Billie A said...

Beautiful card. I love the colors and the holly is stunning great card. Thanks for sharing over at The Merry Christmas blog.
Billie A
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brenda said...

Your Christmas Holly creation is just stunning Berina and your choice of seasonal colours perfect for our theme at Penny Black and More challenge. However I am so sorry to have to mention that your beautiful card is not eligible as your main element is a digital image and not hand stamped as our rules require.

B x

Barbara said...

A beautiful card using the digi. I have been using digi's for awhile and I have my own way of printing them, but I am going to give your video a try. Your card is wonderfully done and I am so happy that you used a Power Poppy stamp for my challenge. I am going to add MSC to your name. It will give you a second chance to win. Thanks for sharing with us this week at the Mod Squad Challenge.
Barbara Challenge Host.

Berina RGA said...

I'm so sorry Brenda! I totally forgot!! I will remove my entry. Once again, I'm really sorry.

Berina RGA said...

Thank you so much Barbara. I totally forgot to add MSC on my entry. Thank you for doing that.

cotnob said...

This is a beautiful Christmas card, lovely traditional colours.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
x

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Such a stunning card! Love those beautifully colored holly leaves. So glad you could join us for Viva la Verve!

Karen Letchworth said...

What a gorgeous Christmas card, Berina.
This is lovely. Thanks for playing along in our challenge. I hope that you'll join us again soon.
Blessings,
Karen L
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crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous Christmas card and beautifully coloured image-love the rich colours
Carol x

Susan Edwards said...

This card is stunning. Your coloring is fabulous (!), and I am so impressed with your embossing as well. WOW. The background embossing is amazing. what a wonderful card. Thank you for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenge blog!
xx Susan

Stacy Morgan said...

Very pretty. Great embossing and I do like the vellum accent for the sentiment.

Sweet Paper Bliss said...

What a stunning card!

Sheila Rumney said...

What a gorgeous card. Get's me in the holiday mood. Thanks for joining the Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge!

Sheila