Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Masculine Christmas Card

Howdy bloggers:
I enjoy working with my dies and stamps - both are my favorite crafting items. OK I have others, but I really like stamping and dies. Today I decided on a CHRISTmas card creation``masculine style ``- thanks for stopping by and be blessed this week ~ Gail ~

My Recipe
White Cardstock for base
White cardstock for mat
Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Folder 
Sizzix Reindeer Die - white card-stock and pop up tape
Poppystamps Bundled Snowman Die - Can Be Purchased HERE - manila cardstock scrap and patterned paper for the arms, hat and scarf
Using black chalk to color the hat
Using Blue chalk to color the scarf
Using White chalk to color the dots at the bottom of the card
Prospectus Noir orange and black markers for face and buttons
PaperSmooches Joyful Greetings Clear Stamp sentiment
Powderpuff - Hawaiian Blue Chalking Ink to stamp sentiment
Pop up tape behind the sentiment
White gross grain ribbon

I would like to share with these challenges:
Christmas Card Challenges:
CHNC Monthly Extra UE - ends June 30
CHNC Weekly Color It - colored the hat, scarf on the snowman with chalk UE - ends June 5
Christmas at Sweet Stamping - Go Cute 1 of 2 ends June 11
ABC Christmas - K is for Keep it Simple UE ends June
Christmas Cards All Year Round June Add a Snowman - ends June 30

Ends June 30 Poppystamps - CH #9 OH BOY - Masculine card UE - must us a Poppystamp product - I amusing bundled snowman die

Ends June 6 Paper Smooches - ATG UE must use Paper Smooches product - using sentiment stamp
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Ends June 30 Chalk N Stock - ATG with chalk or chalking ink - I am using chalk to color the hat, scarf, and highlight the snow 3 of 4
Ends June 8 Crop Stop  - linky #4 A winner on June 10 - must use a Crop Stop Product - using Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Folder
Ends June 25 Crafting by Designs ATG 2 of 3
Ends June 4 Sister Act - Cards Only ATG UE
Ends June 6 Scrappy Mom's - Dad's Rock - Cards for Dads UE
Ends June 10 Word Art Wednesday - ATG with Sentiment 2 of 5
Ends June 10 Simon Says Make It Wed - Masculine Card 2 of 5


  1. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for CCAYR June challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, CCAYR design team - and thanks for entering this for my CHNC challenge extra for June and CHNC challenge 231 x

  2. Cute card! Thank you for sharing with us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin this month, Wedgie xxx

  3. I'm SO happy to see you back in the swing of things. Im sure you're looking forward to being all settled in once and for all. I wish you the best. Thanks SO MUCH for sharing with us.
    Word Art Wednesday

  4. Great idea to use the swiss dot pack as a background, just like snow. thank you so much for joining us at the Paper Smooches SPARKS challenge.

  5. Lovely Christmas card.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

  6. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  7. Very cute card. Thank you for playing along at the ABC Christmas Challenge, hope to see you again soon.


  8. Love it! This is an excellent masculine Christmas card! Thank you for joining us for this week's challenge! God Bless!

    Charity - DT Member - Word Art Wednesday

  9. cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Poppystamps!

  10. So happy you are enjoying your stamps and dies! This is adorable !Thanks for joining us in the Poppystamps Challenge

  11. That sweet little snowman is one of my favorites! Great card! Thanks for playing along with us over at Poppystamps!
    Take Care!

  12. Great stamp and die Gail, one I do not have! fabulous scene card.
    Thanks for sharing over on Poppystamps challenge blog.

    Pam x

  13. Super sweet card, I love my dies too and wouldn't be without them! Thanks for joining in the fun at CHNC2 challenge.

    Brenda B
    CHNC2 DT


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