Friday, 5 December 2014

Christmas Dots

Hmmm, definitely not one of my best! This week has been crazily busy and I haven't really got time to squeeze crafting into it. However because I want to fulfil the commitment I'd made to myself to enter the DT call at 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown I have to enter a card into the challenge for the last week in November which is a 'Pick A Previous' Sketch challenge.


I have chosen sketch #26 from March 2014 and thought it also fitted very well into this week's challenge at Addicted to CAS whose code word this week is 'Dots'.

I have used a beautiful Marianne bauble die that came free with a magazine  and some metallic papers. I think what I don't like are the punched circles as they seem too big now they are stuck to the card! I think they detract from the delicacy of the baubles.

Three snowflake stamped images from Card-io's 'Winter Flurry' set and a couple of gems complete the sketch with a peel-off greeting in silver. Now, that's not something I use very often these days but I really need to use up some of my old stuff. Maybe there should be a challenge that makes use of ancient stash!!

That's all for tonight.
Thanks for visiting.
Stef

7 comments:

  1. The first thing that caught my eye was the gorgeous baubles. A really quick but elegant card.
    I too am trying to use up all my old stickers I have soooo many.
    Hugs
    Margaret M

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  2. sobre et brillante, une très jolie inspiration Stef, merci de jouer avec nous chez 52CCT, biz

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  3. Lots of sparkle and shine with this beautiful card. LOVE your flourish ornaments --- so pretty! Thanks for joining us at ATCAS.

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  4. The ornaments look great cut from the shiny cardstock. Thanks for sharing your artwork with us at 52{C}CT! :)

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  5. I really like your take on the sketch - the ornaments are lovely and there's a super shimmer there too. Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week!

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  6. Very beautiful ornaments. So glad that you shared it with us at 52CCT even if you don't think it's your best. It's gorgeous!

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  7. Love the metallic baubles, and the varied size of the circles blend together so well.
    Thank you for playing along at ATCAS - Sylvia x

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