Sunday, December 23, 2012

The Eve of Christmas Eve

 Happy Christmas Eve's Eve! 



















I am not exactly ready for Christmas- I am ready for Midnight Mass , but we are not with all of the presents we need for the exchange-there are just need a couple of gifts we need to pick up. And, I am addressing Christmas cards today..........

 For this card, I used a Technique Junkies technique called Brayered Strips and the image is Artistic Outpost.

Challenges:
365 Cards- #295- Stretchy
Artistic Outpost December Referral Program
Card Makin Mamas- Happy Holidays
Craft Us Crazy- Christmas
DL.ART- Anything Red/Green
Forever Friends- Christmas
Creative Belli Challenge- Christmas
Penny's Paper Crafty-Merry Christmas
Simon Says Stamp- Christmas
Anything Goes Challenge- Traditional Christmas Colors
Loves Rubberstamps Challenge- Christmas


Thanks for stopping by!
 Shelly

25 comments:

Marilyn said...

Fabulous and elegant card Shelly! I need to check out that technique because I really like it.
Have a Merry Christmas and all the best in 2013!

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Shelly :-) I love the CAS design, fabulous :-)

Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year :-)
thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Ceal said...

Great technique, beautiful card Shelly. Thanks for sharing with us this week at Loves Rubberstamps

Lin said...

Great technique to show off that lovely image! Thanks for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge this week!

grandmabonnie said...

Shelly, your card is cute and i would you to check out our rules for entering cards...it is posted in bold just above the card entries and in the sidebar. Hope you can come again and play at Card Crafter's Circle!

Lynn Stevens said...

What a pretty card Shelly.
Christmas has snuck up on us this year. Hopefully your able to get everything finished, if not there's always next year!
Merry Christmas,
hugs Lynn

Donna said...

Very pretty card, Shelly! Wishing you a Merry Christmas! Hope you get lots of crafty stuff!

Penny said...

Love this technique, Shelly--it makes such an interesting, artistic card! :^)
Hugs, Penny
Wishing you and yours a wonderful and Merry Christmas!

Terry said...

Love what you have done here with this wonderful card! Wishing you and your family a wonderful Christmas! Hugs!

MaxineD said...

Stunning - love the effect of the two colours.
Christmas blessings to you and yours
Maxine

Clairebears said...

What a fantatic card :0)I lvoe the CAS style and I love the red and green together too!
Thank you for sharing it with us at Forever Friends Challenge Blog andgood luck :0)
Love Clairebears x

Darlene said...

Wow Shelly! I will have to check into this technique. Quite striking results, I must say! I just got my cards addressed and mailed on Saturday, so don't feel too badly. Wishing you and yours the very best Christmas and looking forward to more of your great creations in 2013!
Hugs!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

this is so beautiful. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

Michelle Looi said...

Love the artsy card! Great job Shelly!
Thanks for joining us at 365cards!
`Michelle

Carla said...

How neat is this! love it! Happy Holidays!

Jacqueline Smith said...

What a fabulous card, with a lovely technique used! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Laura Love said...

What a neat card! I have not seen that technique before - very cool effect! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Penny said...

This is really a great technique, ive never seen it used before. Thanks for sharing with us at CMM

DIANA L. said...

This is so sweet. I love it.
Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday music challenge DIANA L.
http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

mags said...

A great card and a lovely technique. Thanks for sharing with us at Forever Friends and good luck.
Mags
x

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck.
Mags
x

Lisa Somerville said...

Beautiful! The technique works wonderfully with the door image! Thanks for playing along with us at Artistic Outpost! Have a Happy New Year!

Steph said...

What a gorgeous card and a great technique. I love that image! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

Paper Panda said...

Lovely card, a really clever idea. Thanks for joining us over at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.
Mandy x (PPCC DT)

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) A•Muse Consultant #1065 said...

I love the artistic flair of this card, Shelly!

Thank you for participating in the Craft Us Crazy Challenge!