Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Santa's Here!!

As the big day quickly approaches, I find I can't stop making more cards for Christmas.  I guess that is a good thing as I need some more for giving and sending.

Today's card is a super simple one inspired by this cute little Santa from Birdie Brown.  It is a digi that I got last year when she was selling on Etsy.  It is no longer available as she is designing for MFT and they now have a set with this Santa in it.  Check it out...super cute!
So, Santa was printed, coloured with Copics and cut out.  I mounted him onto some Christmas paper with the cutest font that I have hoarded in my stash for years.  I then did some random embossing on white cardstock, stamped the sentiment from Kaiser and added it over the Santa with pop dots. The finishing touch was to add a sparkly pom-pom to the top of his hat.

Adding my card to these challenges:

CASology- OLD 
(this dp is super old and been in my stash for years)


Crafts Galore Encore- ANYTHING GOES

Through the Purple Haze- ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS



Thanks so much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps- Kaiser, Digi/ Copic markers/ bl Memento ink/ pop dots/ rubber mallet/ eb folder/ pom-pom

28 comments:

  1. Love the layout of this! Wonderful card!

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  2. I just love that Santa peeking out behind that panel! Thanks so much for playing again with us at ATSM! Come back next time, too!

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  3. Awww this is SO sweet Mary… such an adorable Santa and the pom pom is a lovely touch! Love the fab paper! :-)
    Hope you're having a good day!
    Big hugs, Sue B xx

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  4. So sweet! The sparkly pom pom is a great addition. I have a similar Santa (or I will if my order ever gets here) and you bet I'm going to make something like this.

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  5. Adorable and so funny, thanks for joining us at ATSM

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  6. Thanks for your comment on my blog!

    This card is lovely, so cute with this santa.
    Gabi

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  7. Beautiful Copic coloring, Karen! I love this Santa and the pretty papers you chose for this card...so cute!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at ATSM this week!

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  8. Adorable Santa, and I love that paper for the background. Thanks for joining us at ATSM!

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  9. Tooo fun Karen, makes me smile :)

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  10. Super jolly Santa - I do like the layout too. Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week!

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  11. This is so cute. Love that santa peeking out, and your patterned paper is perfect. Let's hear it for taking old supplies out to play. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  12. Oh my goodness...this is so adorable! Fabulous design all around my friend!

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  13. Oh my gosh Karen ... this is SOOOO ADORABLE! Love this layout and design .. perfect for Santa popping his head around the corner. Sweet! You always find the most perfect sentiments! Thanks for joining us at ATS&M. Loll xx

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  14. Such a cute image Karen. Beautiful card.

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  15. I think this is a very lovely card. Great layout and I like the Santa...looks like a playful one! :)

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  16. Cute Santa! Love this card Karen! Hazel x

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  17. Beautiful card Karen! Love the arrangement and the assembly - I usually get stumped when I want to pick my pattern papers, but the ones in your card gel well so good together. Well done! :)

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  18. Super cute card. Love the peaking santa. Thanks for joining us over at TTPH.

    DT Pam

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  19. Brililant card, Karen! LOVE that background and then Santa peeking out - priceless! Thanks so much for playing along in my Christmas Card Challenge and at ATSM xx

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  20. Happy Holidays! It’s a Christmas/ATG challenge this month. Thanks for joining us at Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Blog. Good luck! Cleaver!! Would have loved to see the inside view too.

    La-Vie B. – Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Blog DT
    Follow me at C’est La-Vie Designs Unlimited, LLC

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  21. Congratulations on the HM honor at CASology, Karen! I agree 100%! Love this card!! Happy Holiday Hugs! Darnell

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  22. Absolutely fantastic! This is incredibly cute and the little pom pom is a brilliant finishing touch. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sparkles this month, good luck and hope to see you again.

    Hugs
    Brenda
    Sparkles DT

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  23. Super cute, loving your card. Thanks for joining in the fun at Sparkles Monthly Forum. Caz

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