Sunday, 20 March 2016

Vintage Santa

The current challenge at Jungle Belles is Spirit of Christmas Past so they want cards with a vintage feel about them. For me, Vintage Christmas always conjures up images of Victorian times, so I used papers from the 2013 Christmas Special issue of Making Cards, called Victorian Christmas. The images and papers are also available on Joanna Sheen's Victorian Christmas CD-ROM.

To add to the vintage feel, I've added lace, ribbon and doilies, and introduced some gold into the layering.

6 comments:

  1. Ooh such a festive and fun Christmas creation.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  2. A perfect vintage card, the composition really matches the image. Cara x

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  3. You can't beat a traditional Christmas card and this one is just perfect Jane x

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  4. you had me at "victorian xmas" lol... love that gorgeous image and of course doilies are my favorite!!! so pleased you could join our old-fashioned xmas fun at JINGLE BELLES! ♥

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  5. Gorgeous Vintage Santa image. Your card is beautiful...a lovely design.

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  6. so many adorable things in this card
    the image the lace the doily and Love your bow Jane
    great christmas card and you already started good idea
    hugs
    Monika

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