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Monday, December 5, 2016

Poinsettias

Here we go with the start of a new week!  I still feel like I'm a little behind, but the Christmas decorations are up..........what I decided to use anyway.  I think I left about 50% of them in the storage containers this year. It is pretty bad when you have enough Christmas decorations to decorate 5 or 6 trees and 3 or 4 houses...LOL!! I DO LOVE Christmas and Christmas decorations!!
Poinsettias are just beautiful at this time of year, hard to believe that they are NOT cold weather flowers.  I still have to pick up a few real ones for the holidays....yep, more decorations...LOL!
 
This card has a hand made background paper made with tin foil over card stock, inked, ran through the embosser, then heat embossed.  This is such a fun technique, and every one turns out so different!
The floral image is an OLD red rubber stamp I have had for many years, but I still love it.
 
This is the second print of the same poinsettia stamp but placed on some shiny decorative paper.  I was in a repeat mode while I was making cards tis year.  There is still one more to be colored on my desk....LOL!
Here is a sweet challenge I'll link to..................so MANY beautiful DT works and entries to look through.
 

Challenge #3: Use older stamp/die or stencil

Thanks for stopping by,
Inky Hugs,
Krisha

2 comments:

  1. Your poinsettia stamp is fantastic. It is beautiful and you have made it look so different in both cases. I like that. You created a beautiful entry, but more importantly, now have two gorgeous cards to send to others.

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  2. Wow both of these are stunning, just love how you have done this. Must try myself. Thank you so much for joining us at The Flower Challenge Aileen DT

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