A blog devoted to the cards I make in my tiny upstairs space. When my sister stays there, she calls it an "artist's garret". I'm not an artist, but am an enthusiastic cardmaker - hence the title "Cardmaker's Garret".

Saturday, 8 September 2018

Tweeting for Peace

Two challenges were in my mind for this card:


Jingle Belles is asking for "Peace on Earth".

The Twelve Months of Christmas wants one or more birds for "Have a Tweet Christmas".

This was a very quick card to make - stamped the image and heat embossed with a blue glittery embossing powder, trimmed the panel, and popped it up on fun foam.

A good design to remember for the last minute rush of making Christmas cards at the end of November!





Supplies:
Stamps - Local King Rubber Stamp Winter Wishes 3
Ink - ColorBox Blue
Paper - white cs
Size - A2
Accessories - Stampendous Blue Magic Tinsel embossing powder, fun foam



12 comments:

  1. A beautiful monochromatic card, Suaan! Love that glittery embossing and the sweet dove!

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  2. Such a pretty glittery Christmas card, Susan. TFS my friend. Hugs.

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  3. So elegant and love the blue glitter x

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  4. This is gorgeous, Susan, and I imagine it is even more so in person! A simple design that packs a huge punch!! Hugs, Darnell

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  5. I love the simple and great CAS design, Susan! The blue glitter must look prettier IRL. I was thinking I could mask and heat-emboss an image even though I don't have a rectangular, scene stamp. Thanks for your inspiration! Hideko xx

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  6. Simple yet impactful. Love the blue glitter. xx

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  7. gorgeous cas mf...great stamp and the use of the glitter is fab.
    xx Karen

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  8. CAS and just perfect Susan! Loving the simple design but all the blue glittery embossing powder makes this card STUNNING...love it!! :0)

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  9. such an amazing CAS card, that strip of blue against the white is just so lovely! thanks for celebrating "peace on earth" with us at JINGLE BELLES! ♥

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  10. Love your blue glittery embossing ... such a lovely PEACE-ful creation ... thanks for sharing with us a jingle belles.

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  11. I love the blue and white combination. It gives the simple sketch a big punch.

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  12. Lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at 12 months of Christmas link up. Hope to see you again next time.

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