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Thursday, 24 October 2013

Digi Stamps 4 Joy challenge 78 - Embossing dry or wet

This fortnight's challenge at Digi Stamps 4 Joy is embossing wet or dry
I have used dry embossing - Crafts Concept "Festive Tree" embossing folder

Digi Stamps for Joy precoloured image "Misteri Santa's Secret" available at
Unmounted parcel stamp stamped onto My Minds Eye Days of Christmas paper pad and cut out.
Bauble from Spellbinders "Heirloom Ornament" clear stamp set which came free with this month's Australian Simply Cards magazine No 61.  Stamped with red ink and cut out and put on gold thread.
Stampin Up small bauble punch also put on gold thread.

I will also put this card into Crafty Hazel Nut's Monthly Christmas challenge.  Anything goes

Also Hazel has asked me to enter this over at Crafting Musketeers Christmas in October


  1. Beautiful embossed Xmas tree; I fell in love with it GranMargaret. Thank you for using ds4j image; you have colored her so beautifully, Thank you for playing along with us at DigiStamps4Joy and we hope to see you again.
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]

    1. Thank you Asmah. She was a precoloured image

  2. Very cute card. Love the embossed tree. Thank you so much for joining us at Digistamp4joy. Hope you join us next time too.
    Digistamps4joy (DT member)
    PapillonDigital Designs (Personal blog)

  3. what a beautiful christmas card Margaret.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

  4. Where did you purchase your embossing folder (of the festive tree) from?

    1. I can't remember who I purchased it from. It was either one of the Australian on line stores at at the craft far.
      It is an Universal Embossing Folder Funky Christmas Collection "Festive Tree". Written on the back is Distributed by Artdeco Creations Pty Ltd PO Box 39 Bullimba Qld 4171

  5. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘EMBOSSING WET or DRY’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  6. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for CHNC challenge extra for October. Challenge 6 on Crafting Musketeers is 'Christmas in October - it would be good to see this there as well, Hazel, Design Team Crafting Musketeers x

  7. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting Musketeers and good luck.

  8. Thank you for sharing your lovely card for our 'Christmas in October' challenge at Crafting Musketeers, Hazel, DT x


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