Sunday, December 5, 2010

Stamptacular Sunday Challenge Guest Designer!

Hi there! I'm here with my first project as a Guest Designer at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge for the month of December! Our first challenge theme this month is Blue, Blue Christmas!

Now, I can honestly say I am not usually a fan of blue at Christmas...not sure why, just not a fan. But, after creating this card, I may have to go a little crazy and add a little bit of blue at Christmas every now and then! I really love how it turned out!

I used one of my new favorite Christmas stamp sets from Flourishes called Christmas Classics. I stamped it and paper-pieced the stockings with these beautiful BoBunny Snowy Serenade papers I had left over from last Winter. Then I colored the rest of the image with many shades of blue Copics, stamped my sentiment from Flourishes Sweets of the Season set and cut it out with a Spellbinders die. I added some sparkly light blue ribbon and a shimmery turquoise ribbon to make a bundle of bows. I used another Spellbinders die to cut some flourish shapes and tucked them in behind my sentiment. A couple of blue pearls and a bit of Whirlpool Stickles make it a Blue, Blue Christmas card!

Be sure to stop by the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge Blog for all the details of the new challenge and leave a little love for their very talented Design Team too!

Stamptacular Sunday - Blue, Blue Christmas
Cute Card Thursday #141 - The Blues!
City Crafter Challenge #33 - Blue Christmas
The Creative Cottage #28 - Untraditional Christmas
Dutch Dare Card Challenge #92 - Christmas

Thanks for stopping by!


  1. Fabulous! Love the paper pieced stockings and the bow with sentiment is amazing too!

  2. So pretty, Patti ... I {heart} blue for Christmas! That stamped image is simply lovely!

  3. This is so nice! What beautiful colors you used!

  4. Beautifully done, Pattie! You KNOW I love the image and with the paper piecing and detailing...fabulous! Congrats on your Guest Gig with Stamptacular Sunday Challenge! We are thrilled to have you! Wonderful Christmas card!

  5. Hi ya
    a beautiful card, lovely image, gorgeous papers & embelies,thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

  6. Oh my this is sooo stunning!! LOVE the blue colors and your ribbon arrangement!! Congrats to you on your GDT spot hun!!HUGS

  7. Totally gorgeous card Pattie!!! Love all the blues!!! Hugs ~S~

  8. WOW!! What a beautiful card you have created. Those stockings are so cute. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

  9. That's a fabulous creation, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

  10. Fantastic card; Love the blue colors and your ribbon arrangement!! Fab creation.
    Thanks for joining us at DDCC.
    Hugs and happy X-mas.

  11. Fabulous card ... love everything ... thanks for playing along at CCCB

  12. This is so beautiful! Thank you so much for playing along at CCCB!


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