Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Vintage Santa


For this card I have used an image and background paper from a CD called "Classic Christmas". I've combined it with a Spellbinders lacy oval die cut, lightly inked and rubbed with chalk to age it, and a Craftworks Cards sentiment given the same treatment.

The text background is made with silver card dry embossed in a Crafters Companion embossing folder. After embossing, I swooped an olive green Stazon inkpad lightly over the surface. The  dark green vinyl peel off borders and corners are a very old Create and Craft buy - so old that I think Alan and Barry were the presenters at the time!

I am sharing this with

Winter Wonderland - Embossing wet or dry
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Vintage or Anything Goes
Christmas Card Challenges - Anything Goes 


5 comments:

  1. Your vintage Christmas card is beautiful! I love that embossing. Thanks for sharing at the Christmas Card Challenge!

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  2. Love the vintage feel to this, it reminds me of an oil painting. Great use of the peel offs too! Cara x

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  3. I love the vintage look to your card! Thanks for joining us this week at Christmas Card Challenges.

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  4. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges!
    Monica - CCC DT

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  5. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 275 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for April - I'd love to see it there too x

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