Monday, December 24, 2012

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! It's been such a busy past few weeks I've only had time to think about what I would like to craft and not actually craft, lol. I thought I'd share a quick card I made today before all the holiday festivities begin!

I've been admiring this cute little gingerbread man and his home in the Create a Critter 2 handbook for quite a while now and thought it was time to finally bring them to life. :) 

I sort of went Stickles-crazy with this card... there are days when I am such a glitter girl! I used Christmas Red, Green, and Baby Blue to accent the gingerbread house, the gingerbread man, and the sentiment. The house was cut at 3.25 inches and the gingerbread man was cut at 2 inches. The 'Happy Holidays' sentiment is one I found in the $1 bin at Michael's a while back. I also distressed the edge of the background paper (which is from the Recollections Jolly Jamboree paper pack) with Tim Holtz Distress Ink in Walnut. 

Since there's so many Christmas challenges going on right now, I thought I'd enter this card into a few of them. My first time linking up to multiple challenges, woo hoo! :)

Di's Digi Designs - Christmas
Glitter n Sparkle - Christmas/New Year
House of Gilli - Add Sparkle
Kaboodle Doodles - Christmas/Holidays, or New Years
Lawnscaping - Make it Shine
One Stop Craft - A Christmas Carol
Stamp and Create - Sparkly Christmas
The Pink Elephant - Anything Goes
There She Goes - Last Minute Christmas

 Have a very Merry Christmas! I hope Santa is good to you. :)


  1. SO cute!!! LOVE these fun images and fabulous holiday colors! Merry Christmas to you and your and a happy New Year! :)

  2. Ashley the house is adorable!!
    Wish you a merry Xmas
    Dr Sonia

  3. A fabulous card, and a very cute image, thanks for joining in the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge, and I hope you are having a Very Happy Christmas

  4. Sweet Card- Thanks for playing along at Peachy Keen's Anything Goes Challenge. Merry Christmas!

  5. This is fab and the gingerbread man is soooo cute. thanks for joining us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

  6. How sweet! So glad you joined us this week at Peachy Keen!!!

  7. Awww, this is just precious! It really made me smile.

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Lawnscaping!


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