Thursday, June 23, 2016

Gingerbread Christmas House

Hello and I hope you are having a nice day!  It is officially summer, and we have been having a nice time around here.  We have walked on new trails, went geocaching, caught up on dentist visits and overall enjoyed the more relaxed pace of summer.

On that note, let's switch gears to a Christmas card!  I am still attempting to get the hang of coloring with alcohol markers, and I was able to blend some colors in my small collection to try to get some good, fun colors for this gingerbread house.  

I also added loose glitter and glossy accents to different details which I think looks cute on this type of image.

Supplies:  Gina K Designs Holiday Cheer stamps, Studio G sentiment, Memento ink, Versafine Ink.  Spectrum Noir and Bic alcohol markers, Recollections glitter, Glossy accents, Crate Paper Peppermint 6x6 paper pad, DieNamics Pierced Square Dies

I would love to participate in the following challenges:
SimonSaysStamp Monday Challenge - Patterned Paper
ModSquad Challenge - All that Glitters
SimonSaysStamp Wednesday Challenge - Add Some Shimmer


Beebeebabs said...

Very nice card!!!

Kathy Krug said...

Wonderful CAS design. Love the focal image and the papers and embossing.

lostinpaper said...

You are making me jealous we are in the middle of Winter here and it's snowing in the South... at least it's not that bad where I live, but I say bring on the sun anyway lol. Love your fun sparkly happy house!

Carol L said...

Your gingerbread house looks wonderful with all the sugar coating and sparkle! Adorable card!

Mac Mable said...

Oh this is so pretty, good job on the colouring and loving the texture and layout x

Beth Norman said...

What a lovely, lovely card. The gingerbread house is coloured up so well and is so cute.

Teresa Kline said...

hello heidi! super cute card, luv the layering and tilted panels! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

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Emma Williams said...

Such a great card, full of colour and's so pretty! Thank you so much for sharing your project with us and for playing along with this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge... :)

Kath Stewart said...

such a pretty card and your colour work matches the papers perfectly...thank you so much for joining us over at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge...enjoy what's left of the weekend...hugs kath xxx