Friday, January 26, 2018

Rudolph Days - Peace with Gold Dove and Tassel

Jetta has been such a sweet companion kitty for me since I lost my Shy-Cat. <3 <3 <3 

Hi, Friends......

I am here with a quick and easy Christmas card I made for Rudolph Days at Scrappy Mo's. I was digging through my Christmas stash and came across this patterned paper that had caught my eye many months ago. It's not specifically designed for Christmas, but I thought it would make a pretty holiday card with butter-colored cardstock. 


 I added a gold-toned dove from a dollar store pack....(6 ornaments for a buck...wow!!)....and put a layered Winnie & Walter - Peace die cut over the top. I love making cards with these big flashy ornaments. You can see some I made last year using reindeer HERE.


My tassel was inspired by the challenge over at Archi-scraps this month. I searched YouTube for a tutorial and it was pretty easy to make...even for me!! :)  I've been meaning to use some of my old stash of embroidery floss on my cards and this gave me a great opportunity. I used to do a lot of counted cross-stitch (back when I could see better!!!) and have a big collection of different colors of floss still left from that hobby. Yay for me for using some of it!! lol...
Supplies used include:
Scraps of DCWV patterned and solid cardstock
Dollar Store gold-toned dove
Winnie & Walter - In a Word: Peace Cutaway die
DMC embroidery floss

Thank you for stopping by today. I hope you will join in the fun over at Rudolph Days. Mo has an AG Christmas challenge at the end of each month (Jan - Nov). And....if you participate each month throughout the year, your name goes in the hat for a special drawing at the end of the year!! How fun is that??!! See you there.....

<3
Janis


Thank you for the honor of entering this card in the following challenges:
1. January Rudolph Days at Scrappy Mo's - Anything Goes Christmas
2. Archi-scraps January Challenge - Use a Tassel
3. DL.ART January Linky Challenge - Anything Goes
4. Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #369 - AG Christmas + opt. Use a Sentiment
5. Word Art Wednesday #318-319 - AG
6. CARDZ-TV - Anything Goes Challenge #32
7. Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Layer It
8. ABC Christmas Challenge - A-Antlers or B-Birds
9. Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - January
10. Joy Clair Dec/Jan Challenge - Anything Goes (can use inspiration board)



16 comments:

Hazel said...

Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 369 and my Patterned Paper January challenge - hope to see you again soon x

Mitzi said...

You did a good job making your tassel. Thanks for joining in at Archiscraps this month.

Teresa Doyle said...

Very pretty Janis, you have to love those dollar store finds... Your background paper is beautiful on this.

Dr Sonia S V said...

I have the same paper from DCWV and is one of my most favorite ones...you are right it does look fabulous on a christmas card
Thank you so much for joining us at the Rudolph Days Challenge!
Rudolph Days Challenge DT
Dr Sonia

Sue D said...

Very pretty. I like the tassel.

Julene Matthews said...

This is gorgeous. Thanks for joining in at Archiscraps this month.

LCSmithSAVED said...

Lovely for a "quick" card. Always love using up supplies in a creative way - nice tassel! Nice to have you join in at Archi-scraps.

Dale Tiernan said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous. Thanks for entering Archiscraps' January challenge.

Carol L said...

This is quite lovely with the golden bird and I love the dual layered sentiment along with the tassel too!

cass said...

Beautiful card, lovely choice of paper. Thanks for joining us at CHNS Patterned Paper Challenge this month.

Linby said...

What a lush design - perfect for Christmas.

Time on My Hands said...

Such a beautiful Card Janis love the tassel. Thanks' for joining us at Archi-scraps. Barb

Virginia Lu said...

So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Layer It Up” Challenge! Awesome details and design! Super work!

Kathleen said...

A really beautiful card, love the gold dove.

Kath x

Fikreta said...

so lovely card!
hugs

Helen said...

Beautiful card!
Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
Helen x