Warm Winter Wishes – PPA #277 & #GDP013

Wow…the last day of November already!  I guess we can say that the Holiday Season is in full swing.  I haven’t started my decorating or shopping but I am full steam ahead on the crafting. I was a little late in creating my card for the Pals Paper Arts sketch challenge this week but as luck would have it, the new Global Design Project color challenge came out today and the colors are exactly what…

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The Stockings are Hung – SIP #24

I hope you had a wonderful and relaxing Thanksgiving weekend.  Mine was spent enjoying some uninterrupted time in my craft room.  I am participating in a color challenge at the Stamp, Ink, Paper Challenge.  Here is the very seasonal color combination. I wasn’t completely sure how to incorporate black into this while still trying to make a holiday card.  But I think the little bit of black that I did use was just enough to really…

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PPA #276 – Merry Santas

Playing along today with the Pals Paper Arts challenge and getting another one in under the wire.  Here is the sketch for this week: When I first looked at this sketch, I thought it would be a cinch.  Maybe I was over-thinking it, but when it came time to make a card, I was stumped!  That’s why this card is just going to make it in the challenge on time.  It was stuck in my…

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Merry Pillow Box

Playing along with the Global Design Project again this week and the challenge is Christmas.  So many possibilities….. While I do love making and sending cards, I especially love making 3D gifts to personally hand out.  So that’s what I thought I would make for this challenge. For my little gift, I used so many of my favorite products from the Holiday catalog.  First, the fabulous Square Pillow Box Thinlits Die is such a versatile…

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