Posted by: Michelle | January 3, 2009

Two Challenges, One Card

Okay, what can I say? I like combining challenges when I can. The current challenge over at Christmas Cards All Year ‘Round is to create a card using traditional Christmas colors with a stamped or rubbed on sentiment. I figured out the papers and the image/sentiment that I wanted to use, but still was’t quite sure how I was going to pull it together. So, I went over to Sketch Saturday where they just posted a fantastic new sketch. So I combined the two inspirations to create the following card:

ccayr-sketch-saturday

I need to work on the coloring a bit, but I think that I just might have to make more of this card as I really like the overall look and feel of it. Let me know what you think.

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Responses

  1. Cute card, love that sketch design.

  2. Great card. love the cute gingerbread man. Debbie x

  3. Beautiful card and that image is sooo cute!!

    xx Naoual

  4. oh wow this is sooo cute Michelle, love the image – gorgeous work.
    Thanks for joining us this week
    Happy New Year
    hugs
    Tracie :)x

  5. Thank you again for all of the kind words about my card. I have decided that if I have extra time on my retreat next weekend, that I am definitely going to be making some more similar to it. I am thinking 2 sets of 4 each.

  6. That is a cute card! I like the details in the corners. I’m glad you played along with us!

  7. Such a sweet Christmas card! You work fast! Thanks for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday and best wishes for an inky New Year! Hugs Jeanette

  8. such a cute card , great little gingerbread man
    AllisonX

  9. Great card Michelle love the gingerbread man so unusual.

    Glenda

  10. What a cute image that gingerbread man is!!
    Love how you’ve done your corners.
    hugs Heather xx

  11. Thank you everyone. I had picked up the stamp a while ago and hadn’t gotten around to using it. Since the sentiment had to be stamped for the challenge it seemed like the perfect opportunity.

  12. Absolutely adorable!!! I LOVE gingerbread!!!!

  13. Beautiful red and green card.
    Faye

  14. Beautiful card!

  15. Your card is so pretty and such a cute image!
    I love it!
    Hugs Gisela

  16. This is so cute, my son and I love the Gingerbread man so this card is just right. Hazel xox


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