Friday, October 15, 2010

Winter Wonderland .... Give it a Vintage look.

Hi everyone!

It's Friday again which means another Winter Wonderland challenge.  The lovely Janet is host this week with the theme 'Give it a Vintage Look'.  Oh, I love it .... a wonderful opportunity to get out my distressing inks and tool.  And I treated myself to some of the Tim Holtz's christmas stamps! 

I stamped this image with Rich Cocoa and distressed all the edges and added some Tea Dye ink to enhance the distressing.  The paper is Graphic 45 which I absolutely adore - wow, they do such an amazing range of vintage papers don't they!  The pearly snowflakes are a recent purchase from a local craft store and I just couldn't resist them (oh boy, that seems to happen a lot!).  The 'flower' was a strip of cardstock which I distressed then spritzed with water and just twisted round into a circle.  I flattened it out and glued it together and added a pearl for the center - an easy handmade distressed flower!  Lace & pearls are from my stash.  The ticket is also Tim Holtz.

Terri's Delicious Doodles is sponsoring another fabulous prize for this weeks challenge.  I hope you're able to join in and add another Christmas card to your growing pile!!  These weeks sure are counting down fast!

Thanks for stopping in again today - I truly appreciate your visits and comments!  I have a busy weekend coming up with the family including zip lining tomorrow and a crafty card-making day all day Sunday with my mom!!

I'll be back later to post more details about PaperWorksCo new RAM stamp release party tonight ... CAN'T WAIT!!!

Danielle x


dolcreations said...

This vintage card is awesome Danielle. I love all the little details you added, such as the lace and those snowflakes..I LOVE those! I love how you stamped your image in that brown ink.Awesome Danielle.
Lucky! Have a great time with your family!

Carolyn said...

What a gorgeous vintage card. I love all the detail. All your distressing is amazing. Love this Santa.
Hugs xx

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Danielle,
This is a gorgeous Christmas card. I love the stamped image and the layout.
Fiona x

Rach said...

A gorgeous card Danielle, love the vintage look.. xxx

Ben said...

I love this card Danielle, the vintage look is just stunning.

Lorraine said...

Love this vintage look Danielle you have done a great job on this card, with lots going on.

Riet said...

So beautiful card Danielle,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.x

downrightcrafty said...

Hi Danielle
love the ripping, tearing, and ink distressing giving this a perfect vintage feel, just love it
have a great weekend teamie
Hugs Kate xx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Danielle, Your card is very traditional looking but with the vintage look it just finishes of a fabulous card. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

Miria said...

Hi, Danielle. I love your vintage card! All the details are fab! Have a nice crafty Sunday with your mum! Hugs. Miria

Selma said...

This is a beautiful vintage Christmas card Danielle.

Cheryl said...

So beautiful,love that image......a perfect vintage card!!!
Hugs xx

joey said...

oh Danielle this is stunning I adore each bit of it.

Tanya R said...

Love the Vintageness of this. That flower is fantastic.


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