Last week's challenge was to do some embossing, whether it be wet or dry. I opted to go dry and dug out my Tim Holtz Snow Flurries Embossing Folder. A little Old Olive, a little Real Red, a streak of Gold Foil, a button and some linen thread all came together to make this Christmas card. Since it seemed to be rather stark, I used some Vintage Photo to sponge around the edges of everything but the gold. The gold looks a bit dull in the photo but it really does shine on the card itself.
To play along weekly with the Sunday Christmas Card Challenges, click HERE. Of course, a new challenge goes up today but I just had to share this one. Hmm? Maybe I'll post a second one later today using today's challenge. Stay tuned!
Stamp Set: Bells & Boughs - retired (Stampin' Up!); Inks: Real Red (Stampin' Up!), Vintage Photo (Tim Holtz); Card Stock: Whisper White, Gold Foil Sheets, Old Olive Polka Dot Parade Designer Series Paper (Stampin' Up!), Silver & Gold Collection Patterned Paper (Bo Bunny); Accessories & Tools: Circles Collection Framelits, Old Olive Brights Collection Button, Linen Thread (Stampin' Up!), Snow Flurries Embossing Folder (Tim Holtz)
The sketch I used is from Freshly Made Sketches. You can find it HERE.
Thanks for stopping in at the Coffee Pot Stamping Cafe,
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