Tuesday, December 1, 2015

White on Kraft - NOEL

A kitty during one of those rare angelic moments.....  :)

Hi, Friends.....

Quick post here...because we have our first handbell choir concert tonight and I would like to get most of this post done before I have to get ready.  

My card is inspired by this project over at Jennifer Grace's Frosty Festivities 2015.  One of the creative ideas Jennifer asked us to try out was to stamp a frame around the edge of a card or project.  I pulled out some ancient, but adorable, Hero Arts Christmas stamps and decided to do a very simple heat-embossed white on kraft one-layer design.  (I got brave to try this again after being pleased with my first one-layer attempt here!)



I teamed up the HA stamps with a simple NOEL stamp from a dollar rack set.  Cute!  I ended up liking this design so much that I made 4 of them.  Yay!!  I am into making small multiples this year and my little stack of cards is growing.  :)

That's all for now..... 

<3
Janis

Thank you for the honor of entering this card in the following challenges:
1.   Jennifer Grace's Frosty Festivities 2015 Link-Up
2.   Craftin Desert Divas Craft it Up Link it Up Christmas Linky
3.   Cutie Pie Challenge - Simply Cute and Christmassy
4.   Penny Black All Sorts November Challenge - Anything Christmas
5.   Amusing Challenge - Anything Goes
6.   DRS Designs Challenge #202 - Let the Holidays Begin
7.   Double Click Connections Challenge #36 - Christmas or Blue and White
8.   Christmas at Sweet Stampin' November Challenge - Stars
9.   DL.Art Thankful Thursday Challenge #169 - Christmas alt. TY
10. Crimbo Crackers Challenge #94 - Angels
11. Verve November Inspiration Challenge - Rustic Winter

19 comments:

Lori said...

White on Kraft cardstock is a beautiful thing!

Thanks for joining us over at Doubleclick Skittles Challenge!
Lori
Design Team Member

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Just GORGEOUS! Thanks for joining us over at the DoubleClick Skittles Challenge!

Shirley said...

A fabulous one layer card and the white inking stands out beautifully on the Kraft card.
Thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at Penny Black and More this month.
Shirley

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like how the white looks on the Kraft. Thank you for entering DLART Christmas challenge.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
DLART Guest Designer

Bad Kitty said...

wonderful card
>^.^<

Teresa Doyle said...

Very nice Janis. I LOVE kraft & white. It always looks amazing.

nwilliams6 said...

Very cute, Janis. The images came out so well on the kraft and I love that your images are so heartwarming too. Great card. Thanks for sharing this with us in the DRS Designs Challenge. Hugz

Stampsnob. said...

Sweet that angel is adorable the white ep on kraft is fantastic,,,,,,,,,,,Lis

Terri Burson said...

One of my absolute favorites....white on Kraft! Nice work. Thanks for joining the DoubleClick Skittles Challenge.

Terri ~ Skittles Design Team

Karenladd said...

I always love the look of white embossing on kraft for Christmas and this is so sweet and cozy. Your embossed border is just perfect with this design and that cute little country angel couldn't be better. A pat on the back for using an old stamp set too because even old stamps need some love!

Wendy said...

Beautiful card... Thanks for playing along with us at the Cutie Pie Challenge.
Wendy xx

Georgiana said...

Thank you for joining our “Christmas” Challenge this week at DoubleClick Skittles.

Stay Creative,
Georgiana
• Carson's Creations •
DoubleClick Skittles DT

Tracey T said...

Love white on kraft, especially for Christmas cards. Thank you for playing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'! Tracey x

Kim Heggins said...

Sweet card...your embossing is so pretty.
Thanks for joining us at DoubleClick Skittles.

Kim DT

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Oh, this is just darling!

Jennifer Grace said...

The white-on-kraft looks amazing! Another fab one layer card - so easy to post! Thank you so much for joining in with Frosty Festivities 2015! x

Patricia Rey said...

Love the white on craft, so beautiful card love it. Thanks for sharing with us at Craftin Desert Diva's challenge.

Nanne said...

Great card.
Thanks for sharing with us ladies over at Craftin Desert Divas
Hugs
Nanné CDD DTM

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Love the look of Kraft! Thanks for joining us over at DL ART! DT member DL.ART Carri~Abusybee
My Blog! Thanks for joining us over at the DoubleClick Skittles Challenge! DT Member Carri~Abusybee Skittles!