Sunday, October 23, 2011

A Christmas card… of course

Hi there.. my new Magnolia Christmas stamps arrive slowly in my mail box.. whoohooo… bummer I was not able to get my hands onto that wonderful door entry, the stamps were all gone online by the time I was ready to order. Oh well.. it has to wait … this one is made with Edwin on Christmas Eve. As always, I try to keep my cards with boy images “flower less” and try to embellish with with other things I have on hand. Sometimes not that easy. All though this card is not frilly and girly.. I must say I like how it turned out, it will be easy to mail.
Claudia_Rosa_Christmas Eve Edwin_1
Stamps: Magnolia Rubberstamps “Edwin on Christmas Eve
“Sweet Christmas” Collection 2011
Sentiment outside: Magnolia”Merry Christmas seal
Papers: Cosmo Cricket (Mitten Weather) 6x6
Embellishments: Stickles, Snow-Tex, Stampin up: brad,
felt glittered snowflakes from stash, glass glitter,
Ink: Memento, Coloring: Copic Sketch (E50/40/41/42/43/44/31/34/27/00/08/09/25/000/07/13/02
C00 YG61/0000/11/63 y32, W00/6/7/2/8 R20/43/35)
Distress ink for sponging: Walnut Stain Ranger
Tools: Doohickey Magnolia dies “lovely fence”,
Stampin up: Word Window punch, Holz sponging tool,
Big shot die cutting machine
card decoration inside:
Sentiment: Magnolia Rubberstamp “Jolly Snowy Collection 2009
Spellbinder: Square, Square large scallop, black satin ribbon,
fake snow – Snow-Tex, Stickles, Magnolia Die: tree

37 comments:

Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous Claudia, love the gorgeous snowflakes!!

Jeanette said...

Totally beautiful and perfect coloring as always, Claudia. Love the boyish style, and it's nice with now flowers. :) Hugs, Jeanette :)

Maria Therese said...

Gorgeous ♥♥

karen said...

Beautiful Claudia, wow your colouring is amazing, all the elements look fantastic, Karenxx

angel4031 said...

gorgeous as always! I too missed out on that doorway, fingers crossed I can snap it up when its back in stock!!! x x x

Magda said...

So beautifully colored and nice papers Claudia
Love it!
Have a nice week
Magda

kingfrog said...

Восхитительная открытка!!! Super!!!

Janette said...

Hi Claudia, This is so delicious, the colours are amazing, fabulous card.xx

Irene said...

Your colouring is soooooooooooooo stunning, love the card (do you ever make simple ones with only decoration on the front???).

Irene

Ingeborg said...

time and time again I'm in awe of your creations! Beautiful, Claudia


Ingeborg XOXOXOX

Thea said...

As always fabulous!

Hugs
Thea

Taschi said...

Hi Claudia,
deine Karte ist wunderschön geworden, auch ohne viel Schnickschnack ;)
Liebe Grüße, Taschi

Anneke said...

Ooh wow Claudia :) this card is soo beautiful! And the inside is also perfect :)
Hugs anneke

Chrissy said...

Fabulous colouring Claudia, and a wonderful image..it will be nice and flat to post...here is my address......

Luv CHRISSYxx

Christine aka blankiefinder said...

This is so gorgeous, Claudia! Your coloring of Edwin is amazing! I always like to make some flat cards for distance mailing.

Sandra said...

Gorgeous as always Sandra H

yvon said...

Hi Claudia,
Your coloring keeps amazing me, it's so beautiful. Your card is gorgeous.
Hugs, Yvon

Frea said...

Hi Claudia, I think this is such a cute card!! I love this image and the DP you used is so lovely. Bummer about the stamp, I must say that this Magnolia release is brilliant, I really love the stamps they came up with so I can understand the're sold out quickly! I'm sure there will be more of them coming in soon. Hugs ,Frea

Ella's Design said...

Another beautiful creation, Claudia! Stunning colouring, as ever and lovely embellishments, make for a fabulous card! Lisa X

Hanneke said...

What a lovely card. It is a great card for a man/boy, the stamp is so cute!

Riet said...

So wonderful card<I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

arjette said...

Woow Claudia, what an awesome card, beautifull!!!!
Your coloring is soooo pretty!!!

gr. arjette.

craftymum said...

stunning card Claudia
hugs sarah x

Wendy said...

Stunning card love it xx hugs

Wendy

Chris said...

OMG, just picking myself off the floor here!!! A superb card Claudi, your colouring is off the scale and I love how you embellished, perfect. I missed out on the wonderful doorway too :(. Enjoy the rest of your Sunday, hugs, Chris x

Debbie said...

wow, Claudia, this is just Gorgeous!!! So rich and vibrant

Debbie

Heidi said...

Stunning card Claudia and your coloring......I dont have words!!!!!! You are so talented girl!!!!!

Hugs and love
Heidi

June Nelson said...

Oh my goodness its superb!!! as always your colouring etc is perfection love it xxxxxxx

Chris x said...

Another gorgeous creation.
Beautiful card.
Hugs
Chris x

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Trudy said...

What a lovely card Claudia. Nice stamp and coloring.
Hugs Trudy

Dena said...

It is gorgeous Claudia! Your coloring is so very amazing! I know what you mean with the boy cards,they are so hard to embellish!
Hugs, Dena

Annchen said...

wie immer eine traumhaft schöne Karte!!!

GLG
Annchen

Marlies said...

A beautiful card, lovely colours and your colouring is as always so fantastic!!!
hugs, Marlies

Funnie Scrap Ladies said...

One word "WOW".
Hugs Carla

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Stunning card once again Claudia!! ~jeni :)

Molecraft said...

Wow, your colouring is just awesome, love it!
Helen x