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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

{Spotlight Project} Cornelia Creates A Quick One Layer Christmas Card


Hi! It's Cornelia and I'm playing with stamps in the Joyful set in this spotlight post. I made this simple and quick one layer card that would be easy to mass-produce. It's great if you have a lot of Christmas cards to make. And you know Christmas is not too far off. Let's get started!





I stamped the wreath and sponged it, deliberately going outside the stamp.


I added the sentiment and colored the berries with red marker.


I then masked the sides and sponged again with a slightly lighter green ink. I decided that the berries were not red enough so I added red and gold Stickles to them. 

I added a small bow to finish it off. 


Here's a straight on view, but you can't see the Stickles that well.


Happy Stamping!


Stamps Cornelia used in today's project:

 

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14 comments:

  1. WOW!!! Love love love this, Cornelia! I love how you let the green fade out towards the bottom. What a cool little effect!

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  2. This is really quick and very nice card, will try for sure with some of my wreath stamps, thank you, Cornelia, for tutorial!

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  3. super card. One layer is just what I need to make more of too otherwise I will need a moretage when I go to post my Christmas cards. Love the sparkley details :-)

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  4. Oh WOW - this is really a gorgeous one layer Christmas card!! Very Well Done!!!

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  5. What a beautiful one layer card! It's so festive!

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  6. Amazing creation, love this one layer card with a simple technique!

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  7. I love the sponging, it fades out so perfectly!

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  8. Fabulous design, Cornelia! I love that pretty wreath stamp and your masking and sponging is just beautifully done!

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  9. Hammer !!! Der Hintergrundeffekt ist phänomenal !!!
    ein wieder besonderes Werk von dir - danke
    LG hellerlittle

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  10. the wreath looks awesome Cornelia..
    Du hast immer eine super Karte gemacht mit Stamplorations stempel...
    Liebe grüße
    Monika

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