Friday, 3 April 2015

Merry Monday Christmas

The current colour  challenge at Merry Monday is to use 'Lime, Turquoise and White' - not colours I would normally use for Christmas cards.  I found some card in my snippets drawer, so am also paying a visit to the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.


Card blank: 6" x 4" white silk 
Dies: Presscut 'Merry Christmas' and Creative Dies 'Nesting Stars' (magazine freebie)
Other; Wink of Stella
Snippets: Lime green, turquoise and white card

I layered white card onto turquoise and green card before attaching it to the card blank.  I die-cut the sentiment from both green and turquoise card and attached the turquoise 'Christmas' onto the green 'Christmas' to create a shadow effect (and putting the 'Merry' back into my snippets drawer for another day!).  This was then attached to the lower corner of the card. I die-cut a large star from both green and turquoise card and a small star from turquiose and white card.   The turquoise/white star was attached to the card above the sentiment, and the green/turquoise star was attached on the lower edge with foam tape.  To finish, I used a Wink of Stella in the middle of the stars.

Kath x

8 comments:

  1. I saw this challenge and my mind went a complete blank but Wow you have done the challenge proud. Those colours are so super when you see them together. Happy Easter to you. Hugs mrs A.

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  2. A fabulous card Kath, such a great CAS design - I love the way you have layered the sentiment.
    Pauline
    x

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  3. Love your use of these colors, Kath! Those star dies are so cool! Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday!

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  4. Very pretty card, Kath! Love the stars in these colors! Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Monday! :)

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  5. Clean & crisp. Love the blue & green shades together, and your shadowed sentiment is so very pretty. TFS & Happy Easter.

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  6. So elegant Kath - and very nice to see the sentiment shadowed too!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  7. Kath, That's a lovely crisp card.

    Hope you have a nice Easter weekend. Sue

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  8. Love these stars and the die cut Christmas is gorgeous! Thanks, Kath, for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

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