Wednesday, 22 November 2017

. . . a very NON-traditional Christmas with the Crafty Gals Corner

It's time for another challenge with us at the

This week we are letting our creative juices flow with
Challenge #150 - To Die For

The sponsors for this challenge are:
Scrap N Dipity
Prize: 3 Digital Images

SheepSki Designs
Prize: 3 Digital Images

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Today I have used the Skully Christmas digital stamp from SheepSki Designs, one of our generous sponsors this week, to make a very non-traditional Christmas card.



I placed the digital stamp on my Silhouette Cameo design mat and sized it to fit into the scalloped square frame then printed it on X-Press It blending card, heat set then coloured with Copic markers.
I cut the scalloped frame using my Silhouette Cameo and trimmed the image panel down to fit and adhered them to the card base.  I die cut a bundle of spruce stems, dimensional bow and sentiment in black cardstock and adhered them in place to make my skull ornament a little more festive.




I hope you have enjoyed my non-traditional Christmas card


*** INGREDIENTS ***
SheepSki Designs - digital stamp - Skully Christmas
Copic markers - skull - W00-0-1-2-3-4-5-6
Copic markers - hat - R21-22-24-27-46
Copic markers - hat trim - C00-0-1-3-5
Copic markers - gold ornament topper - YR23-24-27
Copic markers - leaves - T6-8-10
American Crafts - 12x12 textured cardstock - black
Silhouette Cameo
Silhouette Design Store - Design ID #64567
Square Inner Scallop Frame Set by Deborah Stine
Sizzix Big Shot
Winnie & Walter - Take A Bow Cutaways
Cottage Cutz - die CC-182 - Spruce Stems
Cottage Cutz - die CCX-079 - Merry Christmas
Helmar 450 Quick Dry adhesive - to adhere the layers
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Adhesive - to adhere the sentiment

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Sending a big Thank You to SheepSki Designs for supplying the digital stamp I used today and for being a sponsor for Challenge #150 - To Die For with us at the Crafty Gals Corner.
    
I hope that you're feeling inspired, get creative and share
your DIE-licious project with us for this challenge.

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I am going to enter my card in the following challenges (alphabetical order):
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the Fifth Annual Month of Holiday Cards Challenge
B is for Bow, H is for Hat, O is for Ornament
Crafty Catz - Challenge #393 Anythng Goes with optional twist Sparkle & Shine
Crafty Friends Challenge Blog - Challenge #71 - Add A Sentiment
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge - CHNC Challenge 360 Anything Goes
optional theme Use Some Blue
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra - CHNC Challenge Extra for November
Anything Goes as long as it's Christmas
Get Creative Challenges - Challenge #64 - Holidays
Happy Little Stampers - HLS November Anything Goes With Dies Challenge
Happy Little Stampers - HLS November Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes
optional twist - TAG
   
Koala T Crafts - November Challenge - Leaves OR Metallics OR Twine
Morgan's ArtWorld - Challenge #23 - Anything Goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - PIP Challenge 1747 - Anything Goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge Blog - Challenge #356 - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede - Challenge #270 - Give Thanks or Anything Goes
option white card, only the image in colour
The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up - Challenge #35 Anything Christmas Goes
optional theme "Star Struck"
The Paper Shelter - Challenge #319 - A Christmas Card
Through The Craft Room Door - TTCRD Anything Goes for the week of 11-21-17

39 comments:

  1. a nice design on your card, thanks for joining our challenge at crafty catz and hope to see you again
    Tilly

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  2. Love the color combination of your card and the pretty bow. Thank you, for joining us for the QKR Stampede challenge.

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  3. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for Penny’s challenge 356, Hazel DT - and also for both of my CHNC challenges – hope to see you again soon x

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  4. Great coloring. Thanks for playing along with us at PIP Challenges.

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  5. That black border is so appropriate for your non-traditional card! Thanks for sharing your work at the QKR Stampede challenge this week - anything goes with the Give Thanks option. Dorothy S, DT member.

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  6. Cute card!Thanks for joining us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.Good luck and hope to see you again.Gr.Kaija DT-member

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  7. That's a non-traditional card for sure!
    Thanks for joining us at CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for November!
    Monica - DT

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  8. A great card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "add a sentiment” challenge over at Crafty Friends & good luck in the draw.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

    Hugs,
    Melanie
    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

    (DT The Sketchy Challenges)

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  9. Non-traditional FOR SURE! lol I actually really like it! Nice coloring too! Thanks for joining us at PIP Challenges!
    Hugs

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  10. Your card makes me think of "A Christmas Carol" Tracy, as in the novel by Dickens. I think it's a combination of the skull and the almost burned down candle on his hat. I really like the beautiful black bow and the die cut foliage, they are perfect additions for the image. You did a great job colouring the skull, the eyes look deep and cavernous. Well done!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  11. Love your unusual Christmas card!
    Thanks for joining us this week at The Paper Shelter, good luck! Hugs Susan x

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  12. This is such a fun Christmas card! Thanks for playing with us at TTCRD ATG Challenge! Looking forward to seeing you again next time and good luck :-)!
    Sunila & Aditi
    DT

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  13. An unusual Christmas card, well coloured. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week.

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  14. that's different - great masculine project - thanks for joining us at the Happy Little Stampers Christmas Challenge

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  15. Such a fun card..Thank you so much for joining us at Happy Little Stampers - Anything goes with dies Challenge. Hugs xx Deepti Aggarwal

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  16. I absolutely LOVE this - maybe not everyone will, but I sure DO!. So much fun. SO glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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  17. I LOVE this card. I love twists on events or things and this is a fun twist. Thank you for joining us at Morgan's ArtWorld.

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  18. Interesting Christmas card. I am sure there are lots of people this would appeal to. Thanks for playing along with our challenge at 12 Months of Christmas Link Up.

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  19. What an unusual Christmas card and I love how you created it with the use of your Cameo - you remind me that I should use mine more often.
    Thanks for sharing with us at HLS.

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  20. fabulous Tracy
    Thanks for join us at
    {ScrapbookStampSociety DT Member}
    Hope to see you again and goodluck

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

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