Festive Friday Blog Hop - Card 18

Welcome to your next stop on the Festive Friday Blog Hop.  You should have just came from Cheryl Lindsay's blog - Cherlin Ink.


Web cam photo right after I made them all.  Sorry about the crappy photo for some reason the photos I uploaded will not show in blogger.  After four tries I gave up.

Saturday, September 17th I was apart of a on-line card making extravaganza to make cards for our service men and women.  I decided to make Christmas Cards the deadline for Operation Write Home is September 30th.  I given this website Ink It Up! by a friend, which showed how to make 16 cards in an hour.  I decided I so needed to try that -- the cards went together really quick once everything was measured out.  The measuring took the most time -- measure twice cut once is an important thing to remember when doing this.

Card Design: Amanda Marks
Stamps: I have no idea where they came from.  I got them from a friend 10 years ago.

Paper: The cards are blank 5 1/2" x 4" made from whitecard stock. I used 12x12 Miss Elizabeth's Bright Christmas.  Two green 8 1/2"x11" card stock.  Two red 8 1/2"x 11" card stock.  Two white 8 1/2"x11" card stock.  I followed the template and directions provided on Ink it Up! (I didn't pay for the complete version -- I looked at the photos and guessed.) 



The top Santa card was HOTP Paper -- I used Time Holtz Tea Dye Ink Pad around the edges and red card stock - I used glossy accents to embellish the stars.

Colored With: NONE

Adhesive: Scrapbook Adhesives

Other: Tim Holtz Distress Ink Peeled Paint, Staz-on Forrest Green and Blaze Red


BLOG CANDY:  There are a couple of blogs that are giving Blog Candy away!  Become a Follower and leave a comment so your name will be included for your chance to win!

Thank you for stopping by “Who Are You Calling Crafty?”  Now time to hop on over to Brenda Burfeind Blog - Creativity is Only a State of Mind.