Thursday, October 17, 2013

Candle Christmas Square Card

Kraft Cardstock ~ Base of Card
DCWV Christmas Paper - [with dots and stripes]
Red Velvet ribbon/bow - purchased last year from clearance at the dollar store
3 Red Dew Drops
Digital Stamp - Daydream Designs - Deck the Halls Collection Click HERE
Spellbinders Label 1 Emboss and Die - white cardstock
Spellbinders Label 1 Emboss and Die - Kraft cardstock
Stamp n Plus Lime Chalk - mixed with Baby Oil and painted on the Embossed Label 1 Die Cut - the embossed is around the edge of the die cut
Glossy Accents on Poinsettia, leaves and candle
Pop Up Tape Forever in Time
Inside Card: MFP Joyous Season Sentiment Stamp 
EK Success Real-estate Punch
Spectrum Noir Brown Marker for highlighting around the Sentiment
Thank you for stopping by today
Be blessed!  
I would like to enter the following challenges 
Oct 17 Sister ACT Cards Only UE
Oct 18 2 Sisters ATG UE

Oct 19 Chalk-AH-Lot Emboss with Chalk 3E #3
Oct 20 Craft Your Passion - add some embossing - around both die cuts is embossing - you run the die through the Cuttlebug twice - once for the cut, and the second time for the embossing 3E #2 
Oct 20 LEJ Designs Celebrate 3E #3
Oct 20 The Kraft Journal - Discover Something New - Painting with Lime Chalk on Embossing - mixed chalk with baby oil then brushed on the embossed die cut - also first time using a velvet bow from dollar store 3E #1
Oct 21 Inky Chicks Your Fav Sentiment  UE
Oct 22 Word Art Wednesday 5E #4 ATG with a sentiment
Oct 22 Paper Pretties - Embellishments UE
Oct 22 Fab N Funky Spots and Stripes
Oct 22 Crafty Creations Sparkle and Shine - Glossy Accents on Digital/red dew drops 2E #1
Oct 22 Crafting by Designs ATG UE
Oct 23 Crafty Ribbons ATG 5E #1
Oct 23 Milk Coffee Spots and Dots [the paper] 3E #1
Oct 25 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Oct 29 Digistamps4Joy Embossing Wet or Dry [embossed around digital stamp using die]3E #1
Oct 31 DL ART THANKFUL THURSDAY October Challenge UE

Christmas Challenges
Oct 18 Craftyhazelnuts Weekly Christmas make it square UE
Oct 19 Christmas Card Challenge Color Combo or ATG UE
Oct 23 Simon Says Wednesday Christmas 5E #3 
Oct 23 CRAFT Christmas 5E #2
Oct 31 Craftyhazelnuts Monthly Christmas Challenge UE


  1. wonderful christmas card Gail.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

  2. I had to hunt for the embossing, but I found it! Thank you for sharing another project in the “Add Some Embossing” Challenge at Craft Your Passion.
    Design Team - Craft Your Passion
    RubberMAD at

  3. Wow, great work, well done and good luck!
    Hugs, Jackie

  4. This is so pretty.
    Thank you for playing along over in LEJ Designs challenge, good luck x

  5. This is gorgeous,love the design and fab

  6. And yet another beautiful card - thanks for sharing for both CHNC challenges - please keep them coming! x

  7. Love this candle image. Great card!

    Thank you so much for joining us for embossing wet or dry Challenge at Digistamps4Joy.
    Good luck and hope to see you again for our next challenge.

    DS4J DT - Sharon

  8. Lovely Christmas Card!

    Thanks for playing in our challenge at
    Good luck and we hope to see you again.

    DS4J DT Lindsay

  9. Once again Gail, you are busy making lots of Christmas Cards! TYFS and joining in on the fun at Christmas Card Challenge #46! :)

  10. Lovely card Gail. Thank you for joining the challenge at Digistamps4Joy this week, Ursula DT

  11. Love this christmas card, thank you for joining us over at LEJ Designs, good luck

  12. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘EMBOSSING WET or DRY’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  13. Beautiful card with a lovely image. Thanks so much for sharing with us in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky this week. Good luck.

    Pat xx

  14. Beautiful card Gail! Such a pretty image!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  15. beautiful card :)
    Thanks for participating in CYP challenge!

    Craft Your Passion DT

  16. Fabulous card love the candle. Thankyou for joining in over at LEJ Designs LEJ DT.

  17. Lovely Christmas card. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT this week. Jeanette

  18. Aaah, such beautiful card with pretty cute embossing. Well done! Thank you for playing along with us at DigiStamps4Joy and we hope to see you again.
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]

  19. Beautiful Christmas Card. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafting By Designs.
    Sharon - DT

  20. Great Christmas card. Love the layers and the design. Thanks so much for blessing us with your artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday. Hugs, always!

    JO ANN


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