Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Christmas Card ~ A Critter Christmas (post #1)

I have a thank you post for you today.
I would like to thank Kelly Marie and Mike from Lawn Fawn for this generous blog candy.
In October I was one of the lucky inspiration week comment winners at the Lawn Fawn blog.
I was able to pick ANY stamp set and Lawn Cuts (die set) I wanted.
This was an extremely difficult task as they have some real cute stamp sets there and to be able to pick a die set too all I can say is wow.
I fell in love with the sweet animals on the Critters In the Forest stamp set and just knew the tree would come in handy for lots of fun projects.
I picked its matching die cut set so I can use it to cut the stamped objects out if needed.

My little critters are enjoying their newly decorated Christmas tree and a little critter company.
I stamped the tree three times, cut out each tree tier separately then layered them using foam tape.
Next I added a little snow to its top and some rhinestone ornaments.
All the sweet little critters were stamped on colored cardstock, cut and attached with foam tape.
I hand cut the snowy ground and sponged up the edges to give it dimension.
I love how these little cuties turned out.




*Card base cut at 5.5 x 4.25 in.
*Card front cut at 5.25 x 4 in.
*Tree and critters from the Critters In the Forest stamp set from Lawn Fawn.
*Sentiment from the Winter Gifts stamp set from Lawn Fawn.
*Rhinestones from Darice.
*Memento Tuxedo Black stamp pad.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,
D~

Please join me and play along with these terrific challenges!
Lawn Fawn 2014 Catalog challenge
Word Art Wednesday #109 Anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack #28 Get in the spirit
Loves Rubber Stamps #81 Anything goes (used Lawn Fawn)
Creative Inspirations Paint Merry Christmas
2 Creative Chicks #9 Christmas/winter
One Crazy Stamper Winter/holiday
Curtain Call Photo inspiration/Christmas countdown (Christmas card countdown)
Polkadoodle and Studio 12 Christmas cheer

14 comments:

  1. Soooo cute, Dawn. Love all the little animals. They are so sweet. You cut so well.

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  2. You have shown us a beautiful fun Christmas card while honoring the giver of the gift. A strong suit with many paper crafters. Thank you for entering this wonderful work of art with us on our 109th post.
    Blessings,
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

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  3. I really like the scene you have made. It is absolutely adorable. The layered tree looks fantastic. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday.

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  4. This is such an adorable card! Love those critters! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

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  5. What an adorable card D! Love the winter scene with all of the cute critters! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

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  6. Wow, this is very cute. I like the critters, but the tree being 3D' nice touch! The added bling on it. Awesome! Thanks for playing our Winter/Holiday challenge at One Crazy Stamper, wonderful job!

    Leanne DT@OCS!

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  7. What I said before...
    Thank you for joining us at 2 Creative Chicks Challenges.
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks Challenges ♥

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  8. Very fun and adorable card! Love the bling!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative inspirations Challenge!
    Michelle, dt team

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  9. Awww this is just so sweet, thanks for joining in with us over at polkadoodles

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  10. Thank you for linking up in the 2 Creative Chicks December Challenge.
    Gerda
    GDT 2 at Creative Chicks
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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  11. This is sooo cute...Thanks for playing along with Creative Inspirations Paint

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  12. This is such a fun Christmas card. Love the variety of animals and the layered/decorated tree. Beautiful! Thanks for blessing us with your artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday. Leaving you with God's Word in Proverbs 18:10 which says, "The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe." God bless, always!

    JO ANN
    http://jatterburycreations.blogspot.com

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Crafty hugs,
D~