Get Your Santa On card for SB77

Hi everyone, if you have not already guessed Get Your Santa On is one of my favourite stamp sets from the Holiday Catalogue.  It has so many really cute little images in it.  I decided this stamp set would be ideal for using in this weeks Stamping and Blogging Sketch Challenge.  Here is my card for SB77.
Get Your Santa On card SB77
I created the background using low tack masking tape.  I inked the tape up on the inkpad and then placed it gently on the card, removed the tape and then placed it beside the inked strip on the card again (without reinking) to create a lighter shade.  It is such a quick and easy technique to do, but still effective.  I used the Cherry Cobbler and Smokey Slate Blendabilities to colour the santa suit.  I added a silver mini brad and a little glitter to finish the card of.
Get Your Santa On card SB77 close up
Here is a photo of this weeks sketch that I designed my card from.
Now it’s time to pop on over and visit the other ladies on the design team and see what they have come up with week.

Sandi MacIver – USA

Amy Koenders – USA

Michelle Last – UK

Lee Conrey – USA

Claire Daly – Australia

Marine Wiplier – France

Shelagh Freemantle – Canada

Kerstin Kreis – Germany

Patrice Halliday-Larsen – New Zealand (that’s me)

Get Your Santa On card was made using the following Stampin’ Up! products

If you would like to order any of the products I have used on this card, attend classes or have any questions, please contact Patrice. You can also place an order online or find out more information about the product by clicking on the image below that interests you.


Comments: 7

  1. Lee October 16, 2014 at 2:32 am Reply

    This is wonderfully done Patrice. the making tape technique is perfect for this and makes that Santa Suit just pop!!! Fabulous!

  2. Marine October 16, 2014 at 2:33 am Reply

    Oh it’s so cute Patrice ! I love your technique, thanks for sharing !

  3. Sandi MacIver October 16, 2014 at 2:38 am Reply

    ah, Patrice, totally adorable little fellow you created there and I love how you added the shadow stamping in the background, great idea!

  4. Michelle Last October 16, 2014 at 4:25 am Reply

    I love that cute little Santa outfit, simply adorable, great job x

  5. Amy Koenders October 16, 2014 at 5:59 am Reply

    I love your masking tape background! The Santa suit is just perfectly done with the glittery touches. Fantastic card!

  6. Shelagh Freemantle October 16, 2014 at 1:30 pm Reply

    I love this cute fun card….The background shadow really shows it well. Thanks and hugs from Shelagh.

  7. Claire Daly October 16, 2014 at 11:35 pm Reply

    Fabulous! his little fellow is one of my favourites in the holiday catalogue. The glitter finishes off his suit perfectly. Well done!

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