Thursday, November 12, 2015

Winter Cheer

Only 42 more days till Christmas so I'm going to have to speed up my Christmas card making! Today I used Hero Arts' pretty Winter Cheer tag set by Lia to make three cards like the one below.

Die & stamp set - Winter Cheer tag set by Lia (Hero Arts)
Embossing folder - Snowflake Trim (Darice

I die cut the ornament from silver card and added gold sequins and stars as my shaker elements. The gold thread I used for the bauble has been in my wool stash well over twenty years, so long in fact I can't even remember what I originally used it for!

The sentiment panel was embossed in gold and added to the bauble with foam pads. One of my favourite Christmas embossing folders was used for the background.

Recently I also used the tag set to make a set of Christmas gift tags for a Scramble I hosted over in the Hero Arts Flickr group. The theme was to use recycled bits and pieces on Christmas tags. In this instance the ribbon on the gift tags came from a box of chocolates. The chocolates are all long gone at this stage and I'm glad to have finally used up all the ribbon too:)

Supplies (Hero Arts) - Winter Cheer Tag Set by Lia & Fancy Cut Christmas

I'm submitting the card into Hero Arts Holiday Cardmaking Challenge.


Cindy C. said...

Heather the bauble shaker card is super gorgeous and elegant!!!

CinnamonSally said...

Wow lots of lovely tags and a gorgeous card using that die Heather. Love the shaker element.

Helen Gullett said...

WOW.... they all are GORGEOUS!!!!

Kara Lynne said...

Your card is so elegant and those tags are wonderful!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Just love your glittery ornament, Heather! So elegant with the shaker and the banner!!

Ger said...

The bauble shaker is stunning! Ger x

Libby Hickson said...

Absolutely gorgeous, Heather!!

Dawn Turley said...

gorgeous card. love these tags.

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