Friday, 25 May 2018

May Rudolph Day

Another Rudolph Day and another of my 4" x 4" card - this month I've made a super quick card using an upcycled Christmas card.  I'm also entering the ABC Christmas Challenge 'K for Keep it Simple', the Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge 'Always Anything Christmas Goes' and The Merry Christmas Challenge 'Anything Goes + Christmas'.


Card blank: 4" x 4" gold matt mirri
Image: Upcycled Christmas card
Die: Spellbinders Nestabilities 'Lacy Squares'
Embossing: Kars tan embossing mat
Card: Black card

To make this super quick card I die cut and embossed the Lacy Square ensuring the sentiment was in the centre.  This was layered onto a couple of small squares of black card to give some dimension before being attached to the centre of the card.

Kath x

16 comments:

Sue said...

Hi Kath, I love this card.

Hope you have a fab Friay. Sue

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

Your upcycled card look fantastic after being cut out with a fancy edged die Kath.

Sue xx

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

Your upcycled card looks fantastic with the fancey edge die cut Kath.

Sue xx

meg said...

Great way to use that beautiful card

Pat said...

The gold and black is a great combination Kath and it is always worthwhile to try and upcycle pretty designs from old cards. I have a bag full to do something with myself. x

Lisa said...

It's so gorgeous!! I love the idea of upcycling Christmas cards...I need to do that!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Kathleen said...

Really lovely card, love the black and gold.
Have a lovely weekend.

Kath x

scrappymo! said...

Lovely card, KAth. I like the idea of using smaller pieces of the black card to "pop" the focal point...brilliant idea!
Thanks for taking part in the May Rudolph Days Challenge.

Jane Willis said...

Great upcycling work

Valerija said...

Wonderful card and I love the paper.
Valerija xx

Marie said...

Lovely card with lovely design and colours. Really lovely! Thanks for joining us over TMCC this week.
Love n hugs
Marie

LesleyG said...

What a fun way of up cycling a card Kath, simple but fab! Happy RD xxx

Zw@@n said...

Beautifyl card, Kath. I love the colours. Thanks again for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

Dr Sonia S V said...

Superb up-cycling!
Thank you so much for joining us at the Rudolph Days Challenge!
Rudolph Days Challenge DT
Dr Sonia

Jules said...

Hi Kath

Great up-cycling .. .. love the finished look!

Hope all is well at your end and you are ready for your weekend.

Love Jules xx

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