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Monday, 13 September 2010

One layer Christmas Card!



Wanting to get cracking on my Christmas cards I have been stalking the Christmas challenges and spotted a real challenge for me
Winter Wonderland ~ One Layer Cards!
Decided to take the challenge and this was the result!
I struggle with CAS cards as I never feel they have enough on them so I stamped like mad on this which is simply a piece of watercolour paper folded into a card.  It fits into an A6 (UK), A2 (US) envelope so perfect for posting and no bulk!  Might have to make a few more like this!
It is also a perfect card for the 
also because I had to mask my images to stamp the background it also works for the 



Supplies ~ 
Stamps ~  Main Image - Lily of the Valley, Postage Stamp - Inkadinkado, postcard, postmark, background and sentiment stamp all Stampin' Up.
Stamped in Stazon on Bockingford Watercolour Paper 300gsm, coloured with Distress Inks.
Hope you are all having a great start to the week!  
thanks for dropping by!



23 comments:

Kim Piggott said...

OMG!!!!
Deb this is incredible!
I love it you are so clever to make this!
hugs
kim x

hellerlittle said...

Great looking, your CAS Card ... semms like I´m late for X-Mas *lol

CU hellerlittle

Leann said...

Oh Deb - this is BEAUTIFUL!
Hugs x

Jane said...

This is fab Deb!!
x

Kathy said...

Deb this is perfection!!!!
I would just make all like this!!!! I seriously love everything about it!! Brilliant stamping and love how it looks like a postcard!!!!
LOVE THIS!!!!
:)Kathy

Sandra said...

Brilliant work Deb...love it!...you are so clever :0).

Hope you've had s good weekend
Take care
San x

Kathleen said...

Wow this is brilliant. Love it. Well done.

downrightcrafty said...

WOW such a stunning card, such detail but yet all in the one layer very very very clever and just perfect for our challenge at Winter Wonderland, Hope you will join us again on Friday for the next challenge
Hugs Kate xx

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Love it Deb! All the details are fabulous! Hope you're doing well and having a good week! :)

Sandra said...

oh Deb - so cute!
Sandra

Handmade with Love said...

Absolutely beautiful Deb, what a stunning card! Tracey x

craftyb said...

I also struggle with this type of card...but you got it with this card Deb...it's FAB! Love the postcard style and your image is adorable! bx

Lynda said...

Absolutely stunning card - your stamping is perfect! Thanks for joining in with Daring Cardmakers.

Lynda xxx

Grenouille Greetings said...

And it's perfect Deb! Who would have though a one layer card could look so fab! Warmest wishes, Lesley

Rein said...

Really sweet card,
thanks for joining in with DCM.

Annie said...

ooo love this one Deb! and so much detail just on one layer - gorgeous image too!
hugs, annie x

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Deb.

Hugs Riet.xx

Seleise said...

Deb, You are amazing!!! This is absolutely super! I just love it!

Julie said...

A lovely sweet image and great one layer card.

Yolanda said...

That is a great card! Is the background a single stamp or did you do the pattern by hand somehow? I like it a lot.

Lynsey said...

Wow Deb this is a great one layer card! Thanks for joining in the Winter Wonderland Challenge this week.
Hugs Lynsey x

Anesha said...

Love this card, thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays.

BananaStamper said...

Oooh, I so love how this turned out! Single layer cards are so hard for me! Love the distressing, it's perfect!