Sunday, 25 February 2018

February Rudolph Day

It't time for another Rudolph Day challenge and another of my small upcycled, snippet cards - this one also used a magazine freebie!  I'm entering the ABC Christmas Challenge 'C is for Clean', the Holly and Ivy Challenge 'Anything Christmas Goes' and The Merry Christmas Challenge 'Always Anything Goes + Christmas'.


Card blank: 4" x 4" white matt
Image: Upcycled Christmas card
Punch: Woodware 2" square
Embossing: Festive Wishes (magazine freebie)
Snippets: White matt and red mirri card

To make this quick and simple Christmas card I embossed a snippet of white card, layered it onto red mirri and attached it to the card blank.  I punched the robin image from a Christmas card and layered it onto red mirri before attaching it to the centre of the card with foam tape.

Kath x

23 comments:

  1. Classic elegance Kath and what a gorgeous Robin image.

    B x

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  2. I agree with brenda...this looks elegant and so lovely. The red mirri card really sets off that pretty robin.

    A great upcycled card!

    Thanks for taking part in the February Rudolph Days Challenge.

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  3. Lovely upcycled card, Kath. The robin is beautiful. xx

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  4. Gorgeous image and a super CAS card.

    Kath x

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  5. A great use of a lovely image. A pretty card. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  6. Robins are one of my favourite images on Christmas cards and this is great upcycling with that really pretty freebie embossing folder you used for the background Kath, and I love that red mirri card you have been using too. x

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  7. Gorgeous photo and beautifully framed.

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  8. The image is so beautiful - a lovely card.
    Valerija xx

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  9. love this beautiful robin image and card

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  10. Love this CAS design for the upcycled robin.

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  11. Lovely card Kath.

    Hope you have a good start to the week. Sue

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  12. Super card Kath and such a lovely recycled robin xx

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  13. This is lovely, good use of the robin image. Thanks for joining us over at the ABC Christmas Challege.

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  14. Stunning card for Rudolph Day! I love it!

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  15. Hi Kath

    A great Rudolph Day card. Love to see robins. We have one that visits our bird table most days.

    It actually looks like a Christmas card outside our window today. Just a sprinkling so far .. .. but the promise of more to come!!! Lovely to look at but that is all.

    Hope all is well with you.

    Love Jules xx

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  16. Lovely Liz. You can't beat a robin for a cheery card at Christmas. I miss those cheeky little birds. My friend who lives a little way up the mountain has them in her garden, but it is not quite cold enough for them where I am. Kate x

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  17. Lovely card Kath, that's a beautiful robin and the embossed background sets it off so well

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  18. Brilliant card, love the robin and your design.xx💖 [aNNie' blog]

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  19. I love this beautiful robin perched on the berry branch. I like that he stands out against the simplicity of the lovely white embossed background. TFS & Hugs

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  20. A fabulous card Kath, such a beautiful Robin and lovely clean design.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  21. Your beautiful saved robin image looks wonderful on the lovely embossed background.
    Jean x

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  22. Oooo what a great bit of upcycling and such fabby embossing too, thanks for joining us at February's Rudolph Days Challenge, Luv Sam x

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  23. Such a sweet card, love the image! Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Lisa xx

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