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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

white christmas

Morning! I have a CAS white Christmas card to show today.
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This card is made white on white for The Crafty Pad
And there's a challenge blog I just came across - UnstampaBelles Challenges - no stamps! My kind of challenge! The current challenge is "trees", with a bonus technique using punches/dies.
My tree is cut from a sizzix die, highlighted with paper pen & gel dots, and topped with a transparent gem.

The Make My Monday challenge this week is a CAS Christmas Card with emphasis on the sentiment. I'm using a peel-off for that. I ran white paint over the gold sentiment to mute it for the white ensemble. But retained enough colour for it to still stand out. It sits on a die cut fancy tag.
The main elements sit on an embossed panel, and although it's not obvious here, the whole thing has been given a shimmer with misting.
 
Also linking up at The Pink Elephant (TPE 125 embossing), Lollipop Crafts (embossing & no designer paper) and Creative Craft Challenges (minimalist).

Thanks for stopping by!
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18 comments:

Mynnette said...

What an absolutely gorgeous card! Truly stunning! LOVE all that white with a touch of gold and pearl! :) Fabulous job--thanks for joining us at MMM!!!

Annmaree (Emu) said...

Your card is awesome, I love the white on white and great texture and shimmer!

Thanks so much for joining Unstampabelles!

Yvonne Garner said...

So classy, so elegant! I love it! Best, Yvonne

Merry said...

This is a terrific card....that little tree is beautiful. So glad you joined us at Unstampabelles.

Jacqueline said...

A beautiful CAS Christmas card - thanks for joining in again this week at MMM - Jacqueline xx

Dawn said...

Hilda, this is beautiful!
So glad you joined us at The Crafty Pad this week for our White on White Challenge!
Good Luck
Hugs
Dawn xx

Cathy (aka CrafteeCC) said...

Such a lovely card - white on white looks so nice ;-)
thanks for joining in UnstampaBelles Challenge this month.

Suzanne Brookfield said...

A very elegant classy creation - love what you did with the peel-off to dull it down. Thank you for playing along with us at Make My Monday again :)

Karen said...

Beautiful card.

Donna Ellis said...

What an incredibly elegant card! Love the white on white. I need to try that very soon - especially with inspiration like your card! Thanks for sharing.

Fliss said...

A beautiful card Hilda and just love the textures of your white on white creation.
Thanks for joining in with this weeks Make My Monday challenge and great to see you again.
Fliss x

Cazro said...

Simply gorgeous, I love it. Thanks for your continued support of MMM. We greatly appreciate it. Caz

Aquarius said...

This is a beautiful white on white card - elegant

Jenny said...

this is so lovely - love the white with all the texture too!

Carly said...

ooooohhhhhh beautiful!

Thankyou so much for sharing this gorgeous card with us at Creative Craft Challenges.

xoxoxox Carly

Suzi B said...

A fabulous white on white card. thank you for joining MMM
Suzi B x

Joy said...

fabulous, thanks for playing with The Pink Elephant: Embossing Challenge this week ! JOY DT

Jane said...

Great white on white card, lovely tree.