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Tuesday, 5 September 2017

blue and lime

Hello my friends. I have a quick post today. These 2 cards were inspired by the theme over at LIM challenge.


The theme was blue and lime. So out came the leaf green and cobalt brushos and sprinkled some on 2 areas of watercolour card. I spritzed it and wiped it with kitchen roll and left to dry.


I die cut this funky Christmas tree out of each patch. The die is from sizzix. 
I then cut 2 pieces of white card and stamped the sentiment in black archival ink. I then embossed with Leonie Pujol's snowfall embossing folder.


I used foam pads to attach embossed card to base card and then stuck the trees down. I added green gems to the blue tree and blue gems to the green tree. And voila' 2 more done, albeit in unconventional colours, hugs, Theresa xx.


I would like to enter these cards in the following challenges:

Simply less is more - lime green and royal blue
Happy little stampers Christmas challenge - anything goes, optional twist sparkle
Happy little stampers September watercolour challenge - anything goes, optional twist spritz (I did spritz the card before i die cut)





18 comments:

  1. These trees are so lovely and bright Theresa and a great idea to colour the card with the Brushos and then die cut. I love the falling snow embossing in the background and some pretty gems too. x

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  2. Lovely Christmas cards. The tree die is cute. The gems add beautiful sparkle. Thank you for joining us at Less is More. :) Trina

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  3. Terrific cards! Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

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  4. Such super Christmas cards in our non-traditional colours! It is lovely to see them in both colour ways and the gems add that little touch of pizazz! Thanks for joining us at Less is More xx

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  5. Lovely cas Christmas cards Theresa. Perfect for posting with no bulk. thank you for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers September Christmas Challenge.

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  6. What a great die... love the brusho treatment and the sparkly gems. The embossed snow is a fantastic background for those wonderful trees. Thanks for linking up and playing with us at Happy Little Stampers September Christmas Challenge.

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  7. Beautiful cards, Thank you for Joining us at Happy Little stampers and waiting to see next time.

    Hugs
    Meena HLS WC DT

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  8. What fun, festive cards and I love the snowy embossing.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers and I hope you will play along with us again soon.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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