Saturday, December 13, 2014

Pivot Winter House Card

I watched a video by Karen B regarding her die House pivot Card recently. Click HERE to view her video. 
Below is the card I created after being inspired by the video.
Thank you for stopping by my blog. 
May you have a very Merry CHRISTmas 
and a Happy New 2015 Year! God Bless ~ Gail ~

Green cardstock
Scrap of Patterned cardstock
Elizabeth Crafts Die House Pivot Card by Karen Burniston
Brick was created with die and embossing technique
Scraps of red, black, white, Kraft, brown patterned, green, yellow, gray cardstock
Fiskars Snowflake punch
Poppystamps Evergreen Trees die - one part of a tree was placed inside the left window
Poppystamps Bundle Snowman die
Savvy Die - Deer & Sleigh
Sizzix Tag Die
Brown Gross Grain Ribbon
DRS Snowman  Sentiment stamp
Black Tuxedo Ink for sentiment
MFP Branch stamp
PowderPuff Green with Envy Chalking Ink for stamping branch
PowderPuff Blue Hawaiian Ink for distressing snowman body
Sharpie Orange and black ink pen for snowman nose - eyes-coal mouth
IO Deer Die
Glitter -Silver, Gold, Red, Blue

Thank you for stopping by!
Have a blessed day!
Merry CHRISTmas 2014

Entering these fun challenges:

Jan 3 Pile it on -Anything Goes Christmas UE 
Dec 31 DL Thankful Thursday December Linky UE 1 each day
Dec 14 Not Just Cards ATG UE
Dec 14 Simon Says Monday Transportation - Santa's Sleigh 2/5
Dec 16 Word Art Wednesday - ATG with Sentiment 5/5  
Dec 15 Scrappy Mom-s Tags UE - tag inside the card 
Dec 16 Digistamps4joy Something New 3/3 -New House Die by Elizabeth Crafts and new snowman sentiment stamp that I won from a challenge
Dec 16 Simon Says Bing on Wednesday Challenge 3/5

Dec 17 DRS Designs - Sing it to me - inspired by Winter Wonderland  - using DRS snowman sentiment stamp 
Click here to listen to the song sung by Michael Buble

Dec 18 #60  Creative Fingers ATG 3/3 
Dec 18 #87  Sister Act CARDS Only UE
Dec 18 Delightful Challenge Bundle Up 1E
Dec 18 QKR Stampede Trim the Tree 1/3
Dec 22 #130 Pin-inspirational photo - Christmas Theme 5/5


Christmas Challenge
Dec 19 #207 CHNC Urgently Needed UE
Dec 19 Suzy Bees Blooming Challenge Snowflakes UE
Dec 21 #45 Crafting Desert Diva - Christmas UE  
Dec 25 Crafting by Designs ATG for Christmas UE
Dec 23 DL Thankful Thursday Santa Clause or Thank You - his sleigh and reindeer - not sure if this counts and if not - I am good with that 1/10
Dec 31 CHNC ATG for December UE


  1. it's a very beautiful card Gail in and outside.

    gr karin and

    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


  2. Like the way the card opens/pivots. Great scene holiday card.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  3. What a fun, fun card! I love the concept of pivot cards & this is just adorable! Anyone would be thrilled to receive this beautiful card at Christmas! Thanks for joining the weekly challenge at QKR Stampede this week!

  4. Awe so sweet and charming, beautiful design and fab coloring. Thanks for visiting and leaving the sweet luv.  

  5. wow so creative I love it thanks for joining us at my DS4J this forthnight and good luck in the draw
    hugs Tonnie

  6. Gail, This is amazing craftsmanship. What a super card. We really appreciate you, for posting art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday. Advent Blessings, Carole

  7. The card is amazing and I love how the inside is such a surprise...Great sentiment too :) Perfect card and how could you not love Michael Buble! Thanks so much for playing at DRS Designs!

  8. Beautiful art work. Love your design. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  9. Such a beautiful and fun holiday card! Love the fabulous embellishments inside the card. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  10. lovely card thanks for sharing with SBBC Rachel dt

  11. Love the pivot element to this card. Good job. Thanks for joining in the challenge at CHNC Extra for December.

  12. Oh this is awesome. Love the pivot!! Thank you for sharing with us at DRS Designs.

  13. So creative and so beautiful!
    Thank you for joining us at Delightful Challenges & have a lovely Christmas!. Jane xxx

  14. I love the "inside surprise" in your Chrismas card.
    Thank you for joining this week at Not Just Cards Challenges Good luck and We hope you'll join us again soon.

  15. Thank you for joining this week at QKR Stampede Good luck and We hope you'll join us again soon
    Zoe x
    Handmade with lots of Love

  16. This is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘CELEBRATE SOMETHING NEW’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  17. Oh, I love this card, great design & you have done a beautiful job. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede for our Trim the Tree Challenge.
    Karal DT

  18. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  19. Fabulous Christmas card!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Happy New Year!
    Helen x

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

  21. Lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at Digi Stamps 4 Joy. Hope to see you again next time.
    Best wishes, Margaret, Design team.


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