Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Christmas carolers

I am so behind on Christmas cards, but I finally found time to make one. This one features an image of little carolers, which I decided to pair with a  sentiment "spirit of Christmas."  It just seemed a good match. That white strip down the middle is stamped with a sheet music stamp, but I covered up most of it along the way (not good planning).
I went with a very non-traditional Christmas color scheme here, as well, with purple and a bit of tan and gray.  The colors were inspired by the purple challenge mood board from Victorine Original stamps, specifically the coffee photo.

This card is for these challenges:
Catch the Bug -- Stella sketch #513
Victorine Original Stamps #8 - purple
ABC Christmas -- P is for People
Winter Wonderland -- use ribbon
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #346-- anything Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra -- anything Christmas
Word Art Wednesday #294 -- anything goes

9 comments:

  1. I love the use of purple in Christmas cards, and your card is so festive. Thanks for joining us at Victorine Originals

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  2. How fun! I love that you used non traditional Christmas colors for it. It fits our Purple challenge at Victorine Originals perfectly. Thanks for joining us!

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  3. Such a Fantastic Holiday card! LOVE the purple! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at Victorine Originals - Hope you can play along with us again soon! :)

    Theresa (Victorine Originals DT)

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  4. I love your card, and if you are behind on cards then I am never going to make it!! I have not even given them a thought.. Thanks for playing along at Victorine Originals! DT MaryAnn

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  5. Beautiful card Sandy. Love your colours.
    Thanks so much for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Hope to see you again soon,
    Lou DT xo

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  6. Christmas! I love seeing Christmas done in non traditional colors. Great take on the Victorine Originals Inspiration Board.

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  7. Purple is always fun on a Christmas card and yours looks fantastic! Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge.
    Lisa DT xx

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  8. Thank you for sharing your crafting for both of my CHNC challenges - hope to see you again soon. x

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  9. Such a cute card! I sure whoever receives this will love it! Thank you for joining In the Word Art Wednesday fun! Ginny M DT

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