Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Old Jalopy Christmas Card

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 For the Mark's Finest Paper Saturday Challenge FOSTV Click HERE

For our Dear Friends Jim & Amy
Jim has cancer - please pray for Jim
Amy and I attended High School together
Jim & Amy own Petiprin's Tree Farm in Swartz Creek, Michigan
Find and Cut your Own Christmas Tree at the Farm

UPDATE: Dec 19, 2013 - Amy's husband Jim passed away 
this morning at 1:05 AM ~ You will be greatly missed Jim Petiprin
Amy - we love you and the entire family
Kraft Cardstock
Old Jalopy Die Tim Holtz - New Die
Black Cardstock
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock
Spectrum Noir Marker and Micron Black Ink Pen for distressing
Sizzix Holiday Joy Stamp/die - Trees
Brown Twine
Washi Tape - December
Petiprin Tree Farm - written using Black Micron Pen
Distressed Petiprin tag with PowderPuff Green with Envy Chalking Ink
Inside - Clear Dollar Stamps Sentiment - Memento Black Ink
Merry Christmas Sentiment - MFPaHC Holiday Tag Collection
I am entering the following challenges - Join in on the Fun

Monthly Challenges
Dec 3 - Dec 31 Ribbon Carousel ATG UE
Dec 5 - Dec 31 DL ART THANKFUL Thursday Dec Linky Party ATG UE
Dec 7 - Jan 3 A Gem of A Challenge ATG UE
Dec 1 - Dec 31 CHNC - Extra Challenge Christmas UE
Dec 1 - Dec 31 2 Creative Chicks #49 Christmas/Winter UE
Dec 1 - Jan 4 Pile It On - P is for... PowderPuff Chalking Ink/Pen for writing UE

Weekly Challenges
Dec 5 - Jan 15 Paper Crafting Journey - Christmas UE
Dec 9 - Dec 20 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Dec 9 - Dec 22 Craftin Desert Diva Linky Party #21 Christmas UE
Dec 9 - Dec 22 Crafty Boots Christmas UE
Dec 12 - Dec 18 Cute Card Thursday Christmas Catch up UE 
Dec 13 - Dec 19 Sister Act Cards Only UE 
Dec 14 - Dec 20 CNHC Whatever is Urgent - Card for Jim and Amy UE
Dec 15 - Dec 21 Christmas Cards Weekly Challenge ATG or Wording Focal point UE
Dec 15 - Dec 28 Creative Inspiration Paint ATG UE
Dec 16 - Dec 28 Whoopsi Daisy Anything Christmas UE 
Dec 17- Dec 23 Loves Rubberstamp Chat ATG UE
Dec 18 - Dec 24 Word Art Wednesday ATG 5E #4
Dec 18 - Dec 24 Inky Impressions Merry Christmas UE
Dec 18- Dec 31 - Challenge #2  Crafting by Designs - It's All New {New Tim Holtz Jalopy Die] - 5E #2I am joining this challenge for a chance to win the prize/get in the spotlight
Dec 18 - Dec 24 Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge Fav Tech or Colors - I like Black and Brown very much 3E #2 
Dec 16 - Dec 22 - The Pink Elephant Photo Inspired - UE [using tree from photo]

Dec 17 - Dec 23 Pinspirational Photo Inspired - using White/Green 5E #4


  1. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at {Pin}spirational Challenges.

  2. Great idea for a male card. Thank you for sharing your Christmas project with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  3. Gail,
    Yur card is just so full of love and talent. Thank you for joining us today at Word Art Wednesday with your fabulous art.
    Advent Blessings of Hope, Peace and Joy,
    Carole Robb Bisson

  4. Cool!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  5. Love that car - thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges - hope to see you again soon. x

  6. Love that old car with the trees on top, Gail! So cute! Thanks for sharing at Craftin Desert Diva's!

  7. Great card and love the car with the Christmas trees! Thank so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  8. Thank you for linking up in the 2 Creative Chicks December Challenge.
    GDT 2 at Creative Chicks

  9. What a lovely card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  10. Great card and a really clever idea.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge and Happy New Year!

    Helen x


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~