søndag 28. oktober 2012

More simple Christmas cards


Do  you ever see something on the world wide web that inspire you so much that you want to sit down and create immidiately?

Usually, while browsing challenge sites etc, my brain is put in work modus, and ideas grow for a day or two, but with this sketch from CAS(E) This Sketch, ideas came popping up at once.





I  have saved this sketch to use it on  later occations, but what first came to my mind was making a super simple Christmas card.


Patterned paper: Kaiser Kraft. Card stock: Bazill.
Felt Snowflake & Merry Christmas sticker: unknown
 This may be not very traditional Christmas Card colors, but I liked it.


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Then, yesterday, Dynamic Duos came up with this cool color combo:




Working with monochromatics (same colours in different hues -light/dark) usually set me off, but I thought I would give it a try. I used a vanilla base and bow (neutrals are allowed according to the rules at Dynamic Duos), and here is what I came up with:




Patterned paper: MME. Cardstock: ClubScrap. Ribbon & sticker: unknown.
Deer dies: Lifestyle Crafts

Another simple Christmas card!   


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 Please come back on Tuesday when a new Cardabilities Sketch is released, to see my example and to learn more how you can play along :-)

13 kommentarer:

Mina974 sa...

Cute cards!
Love the second one!
Hugs
Mina

lillesmor sa...

Liker godt dine enkle julekort, og begge disse var utrolig lekre!! Tror jammen jeg må spare den skissa til eget bruk senere selv...
Fortsatt god søndag!

Lilith Eeckels sa...

These are so pretty! Really love simple but stylish cards and these are perfect!

Laurence sa...

They are just perfect (like Lilith said) Hilde !

Anna Sigga sa...

Girl - these are fantastic! Love the colors you used!

Lesley sa...

Oh wow, that reindeer card is amazing and something I never would have tried with these colours but you have really made a beautiful card! Thanks for joining us this week at Dynamic Duos!

Marybeth sa...

Such a beautiful deer and elegant card! Gorgeous!

N@ Ali sa...

thank you for joining us at CTS, love the way you turned the pannel into a banner! and your non-trad colours in both your cards ; )

Susan Joyce sa...

Lovely cards. I like how you have used DSP to cut out the reindeer, he looks fabulous. Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos this week.

Allisa sa...

Love the non-traditional colors for your Christmas cards. Thanks for playing with us at Dynamic Duos!

Kim S sa...

The paper and felt on the first card are a lovely combo. And I love your use of the colors! So glad to see you at CAS(E) this Sketch AND at Dynamic Duos!

Julie Day sa...

Sweet Christmas cards, love the colours and that felt snowflake :) Thanks for playing this week at CAS(E) this Sketch!

Laurie sa...

Gorgeous cards! I love that snowflake! Thanks for playing along at CAS(E) this Sketch!