Sunday, September 7, 2008

Hero Arts weekly challenge - Holiday cards

Nice to get a move on with the Christmas cards. Here are a couple of entries to the Hero Arts website.



This first card is using the tree I used in my last posts - I just got a 'coup d'inspiration' so to say and it was made in no less than 10 minutes. Think I will make more of these. The snow is made with a SU! stamp dated from 1997 which I bought via a lady from Two Peas a couple of years ago. I wanted to create a scene I could call 'Peace'.





This second card is made using the stamp 'Sketchbook flowers' from HA. I happened to see it on sale so I didn't hesitate! It is quite multi-functional, so I made the investment.

11 comments:

  1. very pretty Christmas cards; I am making mine right now; using blue also! It's fun to make cards while getting ready for a possible hurricane.

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  2. Both beautiful cards! The blue one is just wow to me. Great job

    lindastamps

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  3. I would have never have thought of that tree stamp for winter. You did a mravelous job with your scene...beautiful.
    Love the shabby chic look on your second one, too. As always, the cut out flowers make it pop.

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  4. Absolutely beautiful...I love that stamp !
    I have enjoyed popping in and reading your blog x

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  5. Lovely! I like that stamp. Haven't seen it here. I didn't even realize the pearls were on the stamp. I just thought they were a beautiful touch. :)

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  6. Beautiful cards! I especially love the top card with the trees...love the bling!
    :)
    Kim

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  7. Great cards! Love the winter card. Really gorgeous!

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  8. oh my....I LOVE the first card...the bling on the trees are just perfect! Nice soft colors....I love that stamp!

    As for the second card.....I would not have a clue what to do with that stamp...and look at you go!! I love your blingy ribbon....the perfect techniques on the flowers....so fun!!!

    Have I told you lately that I *LOVE* your blog?! :)

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  9. Beautiful, beautiful cards! Love the details!

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