Saturday, 7 April 2018

Cool coloured Christmas


This card is inspired by the current photo challenge at Jingle Belles.


I love the cool orange and turquoise sort-of-Moorish patterns on the cushions, and had some papers with the same feel to them, so I die cut squares in three different sizes and fanned them out over the base card. The "platform"  for the tree is bamboo effect paper to reflect those log-bundle tables and the circular embellishments in the corners are inspired by the mirrors.
The Christmas tree is inspired by, erm, the Christmas tree.

I am also sharing this with
Allsorts Challenge - Be there or be square
Holly & Ivy - Anything Christmas Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge - something funny or Anything Goes

9 comments:

  1. Lot's of squares going on there Jane and lovely colour palette, many thanks for joining our 'Square' theme at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

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  2. Very cool! You inspiration from the photo is obvious and I love your angled squares and that gorgeous tree. Very cool Christmas card!

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  3. Wowza ... love all of the different inspiration elements you included in your card ... so very glad you joined us at Jingle Belles.

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  4. ohhhhhhhhh that is SO CLEVER, i love the way you've brought in so many of the colors and elements from the photo... i think the strip of bamboo paper miiiiiiight be my very favorite thing, but really it's the WHOLE CARD! so happy you could join our JINGLE BELLES fun! ♥

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  5. Thanks for entering our challenge at Allsorts Tracy x

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  6. Love this, Jane - great colours and design.

    Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge.

    Helen x

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  7. A very cool card, Jane! I love the unusual colours and the die-cut silver tree is gorgeous! Thanks for joining in at The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge!

    love Mags B x

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  8. Wonderful job with those colors. And that bamboo is spot on.

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