Saturday, 11 November 2017

Plaid Christmas

Happy Saturday.
Meet today's card.  I wanted to try and stamp some plaid for Christmas and this is what I came up with. 

I began by placing the plaid stamp from Lawn Fawn into my Misti, simply inked it with black Memento ink then pressed onto my paper.  I used a red Tombow marker to draw in some extra lines which helped the whole piece pop by adding so much more interest to the black plaid.
I stamped this vintage looking Santa from Flonz with my Misti again and fussy cut him out so I could mount him to the black and red background.  I stamped the sentiment to one side and mounted the Santa with pop dots right into the middle.


Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.
Have a great weekend.


Adding my card to these challenges:
Craft Stamper- ANYTHING GOES STAMPED
CCEE Stampers- MASCULINE

Supplies
Stamps- Santa (Flonz); Gingham Backdrop (Lawn Fawn); Everything Jolly (TT)
Inks- Tuxedo Black Memento
Paper- heavy white
Accessories and Tools- Misti; Red Tombow marker; pop dots; scissors

16 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous and I honestly thought this was paper until I read it was a plaid stamp. Very striking!

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  2. Hi Karen, I absolutely love your card, brilliant design, and love the Santa and plaide stamp, so effective and that sentiment is fab, Kate x

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  3. Your Clean and Crisp design have a fun vintage look with your gingham paper and old fashioned Jolly Santa:-) TFS my friend. Hugs..

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    1. Whoops...I was thinking plaid and wrote gingham..lol!

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  4. Wonderful vintage retro look!

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  5. I adore the PLAID!! Such a fun card!!

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  6. That is such a great card. I love the plaid and I love that you stamped Santa all in black. Fun and festive!

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  7. fantastic masculine card, I love the use of the black and red plaid :)

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  8. Great card Karen! I love the red black and white,great plaid :)

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  9. Really super combo of colours and I love the tartan paper. Thanks for playing at HLS Christmas challenge.

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  10. Fab card, love the black white and red combo. Actually, that reminds me of the joke - What's black, white and red? A sunburnt penguin!

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  11. What a great vintage feel to this card, Karen! An amazing plaid background!

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  12. Whoa. Did a doubletake when I saw Karen D. What, no blue?!?! Love this design and the way Santa just takes center stage!

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  13. Classy holiday design, love it! Thank you so much for joining us at ATSM!

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