Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Merle Christmas Card

Howdy Crafters - I won this Merle Digital Set from Beccy's Place during the November Holiday Challenge - I selected it because I wanted to create a card for my sis Kath that lives in Arizona - she collects Giraffe's - anywhoo - I finally finished the card today and off in the mail it will go! Thank you so much for dropping by!

Kraft Cardstock for base of card
Gold Cardstock inside card
Holiday Cardstock for Front Mat
Merle Digital Stamp - printed three times to make into a chip board embellishment - glued together
Sentiment Cut into a banner - highlighted with Red Spectrum Noir Marker
Spectrum Noir and Artful Markers used for Coloring - Micron Ink Pens
Red Lace
A Wink of Stella - Clear, Gold, and Silver used on Bulbs, boot, and gold star
Paper Smooches Stitched Gift Tag #3 die
Mary Grubbs sentiment stamps - Versafine Black Ink - Misti
Red and White Polk-a-dot ribbon

It would be an honor to share with:
Beccy December Challenge - must use her image UE
Pile It On - Any Holiday Celebration
December CHN Extra Christmas  AG
December CHN Patterned Paper
December Weekly CHN Color Christmas - silver or grey a little or a lot - A Wink of Stella and Grey marker
Mod Squad A Chip on your Shoulder - cut digital 3 times - layered 2 and added pop up tape behind colored top layer as well #1
Jo's Scrap Shack -  Red, Silver and Gold #1
Catch the Bug Make Us Laugh #1
Crop Stop #23 AG #2 Spectrum Noir Markers are sold at Crop Stop


  1. This made me smile, Gail! Congrats on your win. Your card is that image with the tangle of lights and the cute stocking. Know your sister will love it, too.

    Thanks so much for sharing your card at Jo's Scrap Shack this week.
    DT Member

  2. I'm sure your sister is going to love the card you created for her Gail, it's fabulous! The patterned paper is wonderful and looks a lot like a chalkboard... do you happen to remember what brand it is?
    I love the sentiment inside the card, that's sure to make Kath smile. Great job!

  3. Oh My Goodness, isn't Merle just the cutest!?!? He makes me smile too! Love how you made HIM the chipboard piece, well done! He really POPS against that pretty Designer Paper in the background! Thanks so much for playing along with us at href="">The Mod SquadChallenge Donna, Challenge Host.

  4. Your cute card is sure to bring a smile to your sister's face! Thanks for sharing your art @ Crop Stop!

  5. Thanks for joining us at CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for December! Happy Christmas!
    Monica - DT

  6. Fabulous card love your image and bps. Thanks for joining us at CHPPC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxx

  7. Brilliant card and thanks for joining us at catch the Bug Saturday challenge. Good luck in the Draw.
    AuntySue GDT

  8. Super card! Thanks for making us laugh at our Bugaboo challenge this week! Good luck in the draw, and please join us again soon.
    Jen Leeflang


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 ~ So sorry, but Anonymous postings will be deleted.