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Sunday, 3 January 2021

Christmas Card Club 1 - use kraft card somewhere

It was Kate's turn to pick the theme for the Christmas Card Club this fortnight and she picked use kraft card somewhere

I had some old kraft card in the draw so I cut a piece and embossed it with Creative Expressions Shimmering Stars embossing folder.
Added left over piece of pattern paper from Christmas Basics paper pad.
Printed coloured Santa and Reindeer and sentiment from the latest free set from Digital Scrapbooking Studio - Twas the Night.   Cut out and layered on top.
Layered all onto red card.

If you would like to see the cards by the other members of the Christmas Club their blogs are listed down the side of my blog.

I followed the January sketch at 52 Christmas Card Throwdown so I would like to add my card to that challenge

I would also like to add my card to the following:

A Perfect Time to Craft open challenge for January #1
 - anything goes

Crafty Animals 46 - anything goes with animals

Jingle Bells - something old and something new (old card and paper, new digi and sentiment) 


Rita said...

Happy New Year Margaret. What a lovely card to start a new year. I hope you are well and getting over the festive period too. Heres to a better year for all of us . Hugs Rita xx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A great card using up some of your leftover pieces of stash Margaret.

cuilliesocks said...

Happy New Year to you Margaret, and what a lovely card to start the CCC challenge. Love the embossed kraft card and the whole design, a sweet Santa topper too, Kate x

Mrs A. said...

Hello Margaret, Using the embossing folder on the kraft card and then picking the stars out on the design paper was a brilliant idea. Wishing you a safe and healthy 2021. hugs Mrs A.

Celeste Goff said...

I love this fun card! That image and the embossed background and patterned papers are perfect!

gwen70 said...

Fabulous card, love it xx

rachel said...

This is great Margaret - well done!

Andreja L. said...

What a beautiful card you made :-)) I like how you take my sketch!
Thank you for playing with us at 52CCT. I hope we see you next week, too.

lauren bergold said...

Oh wow, this is so sweet, and a fun combination of Old and New items! what a great way to start off the 2021 holiday card season! So pleased you could join our Jingle Belles fun!

anncreatief said...

Beautiful card!Thanks for playing our challenge at CCC Digi Creations. Stay safe and Good luck!
Anneke DT

anncreatief said...

Beautiful card!Thanks for playing our challenge at CCC Digi Creations. Stay safe and Good luck!
Anneke DT

SmilynStef said...

I always love seeing Santa and his reindeer ... so glad you shared both your new & old with us at Jingle Belles.

Darlene said...

What a fun & fabulous creation Margaret! Thanks so much for playing in our challenge at Merry Little Christmas!
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