Thursday, May 23, 2013

Merry Monday #63


Hi friends.  My card today is for Merry Monday challenge.  I have been missing the past few challenges and wanted to keep up with my Christmas cards.  I am happy to report that with this card I have made 70 out of my 150 Christmas cards.

This card uses the Bargello technique and also the fun sequins that I am seeing everywhere.  Here is the sketch:


Thank you for visiting and have a great day!

Cardstock:  Very Vanilla, Cherry Cobbler
Ink:  Gumball Green
Stamps:  Christmas Greetings (SU!)
Accessories:  Holiday framelits, 2 1/2 circle punch, pennant die, Banner trio dies (Wplus9), Sequins, & Festival of Prints DSP

19 comments:

  1. Great card Kristie, love the sequins, what a sweet idea and the paper technique is awesome! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday!

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  2. Kristie your sequin tree is the bomb!

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  3. Your sequin tree is gorgeous.

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  4. Love this! Did you cut the paper and offset it - I love that! I bought sequins a month ago and have yet to use them...they still scare me, lol. I love how you used them on this!

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    1. That is exactly what I did, thank you!

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  5. Awesome sequined tree, Kristie ... love it! Anita :)

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  6. Way to go...with 70 cards!! Love the sequins on the one. Beautiful!

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  7. I love the bargello pattern of the paper and the sequin tree is fabulous! Glad to see you back at Merry Monday!

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  8. Just so pretty Kristi and your sequin tree is simply amazing!!!

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  9. Seriously....150 Christmas cards! Wow!

    Love the Bargello technique. Honestly, never heard of it before now, so I had a quick google to find out what I've been missing!

    I love how you layered the sequins - it sure does ramp up the sparkle!

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  10. Gaaaaahhh!! That sequin tree is fabulous!! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday this week!

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  11. This is stunning! Those sequins make this card just outstanding! Beautiful! Thanks for playing with the Merry Monday challenge!

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  12. Classy card, love the way you used the sequins and the Bargello technique looks fantastic. Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday.

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  13. WOW, 70 out of 150! That's awesome, Kristie! Love your card with how you did you dsp and the little tree! So cute!
    Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Mondays! :)

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  14. Congrats on being nearly to your halfway mark on Christmas cards! And the card is gorgeous! Once again, I'm inspired by your techniques, both the bargello and the sequin/cut out window technique. You never cease to amaze and inspire me with your beautiful pieces. Mwah!

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  15. Great card Kristie, I love your sequin tree. Thank you for joining us this week for Merry Monday.

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  16. Gorgeous card, Kristie! Love the bargello technique and your featured Christmas tree!

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  17. Loving this sequin Christmas tree, Kristie! It didn't even cross my mind to start thinking of how I wanted to use sequins for Christmas.....oh my goodness, the possibilities are endless! :) Thanks so much for sharing your link of this card with me!

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Your comments are much appreciated. Thank you!

Hugs,
Kristie