Vintage Christmas Cards & Sweet Kittens.

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Christmas in Summer Theme....

So here are some inspirational works:

Enjoy this vintage Vintage ATC Xmas Container by Karin ,working with my "Vintage Christmas Cards (Alphabet)". Goodmorning bloggers I had for my birthday.from Kathy 5, transparent boxes. Now I also gotten vintage images well they fit nicely in such a case. And because most of them are christmas vintage .I have made my box in vintage style. I'm wondering what you think of it.

Christmas ATC Container (With my Xmas Cards Alphabet)

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Vintage Christmas Cards (Style Alphabet) Pack - Click Image to Close


I am surprise by the work by Monika Skinner  from in my DT,,,wow,wow,wowww. Today I have five very quick Christmas Cards. As you well know we crafters start making our Christmas cards early. Given that a lot of people were doing them in July, I must be late … hence the quick ones … :-)

I am using the Vintage Merry Christmas digi images by Nicecrane Designs.

For this card, I simply used a snowflake stamp to stamp the background, blended the edges with red ink, matt and layered onto red card and assembled as shown. I then highlighted bits of the image with glitter glue and added a cream coloured organza ribbon.

For this card I stamped an ornament 3x in blue, without re-inking the stamp in between, towards one side of natural ivory card and blended the edges using red and blue ink. I then matt and layered as shown before finishing off by adding a blue organza ribbon, glitter glue highlights and some light blue gems.

For this card I embossed some white pearlized card, added my image and some gems. I then added my ribbon across one corner as shown and attached it all to my base card using 3-D foam pads before finishing off by adding some glitter glue highlights.

For this card’s background, I used a tree stamp and stamped it once in a darkish green and several times in a very pale green. I then blended the edges in, layered it on red card and attached my image and sentiment before adhering it to my base card and adding gems to finish.

The background for this card is an embossed piece of pearlized card layered on red card and attached to my base card. I then adhered the image slightly off centre and added my ribbon before finishing off with die-cuts and gems.

And HERE IS the complete sheet,,,,,to enjoy.....
Vintage Merry Christmas CS - Click Image to Close


But that is not all......Do you love Kittens?

,,,,,Monika also was working with my new adorable and sweet sheet called "Louis Wain Kittens DSL 1" .sop you can play with these inredible ones to create gorgeus pet cards.-

As you can see I am still in my ‘I Love Cats’ mode. These cheeky kittens are part of a Louis Wain Kitten set from Nicecrane Designs.

They seem to have so much fun throwing balls. Initially I toyed with the idea of turning them into fur balls (cats are known for depositing them in the most unlikely places), but then I remembered the fun I had when Boris and I were playing pawball (cat speak for football) using a brightly coloured table tennis ball.

The background is sponged directly onto my base card using a couple of stencils by Fancy Pants Designs and real red, gumball green & summer starfruit inks by Stampin’Up!

I coloured my image using Promarker Pens. The sentiment is hand written and it’s background coloured using Promarker Pens, the panel itself is edged using a black stamp’n'write marker (SU). For an extra twist I decided to cut my image out using my deckle scissors. I also gave the sentiment panel two edges using the same scissors. Adding a clip. flower brad and twine finishes the card off just fine …
You'll love the new Louis Wain Cat Digital Stamps 

Louis Wain Kittens DSL I - Click Image to Close

And if you have no time to color,,,then enjoy with my "Adorable Louis Wain kittens CS" Take a look to the work by my DT woroking with these special Pet Sheet:

First, Catherine did this awesome colorful and all over elgant vintage Vintage Sailor Card

Here is a gift bag I have made using one of the images of the set "Adorable L.Wain Kittens" from Nicecrane Designs...

Recipe : The Papers were free with a magazine - Corners, Little Ornaments and Shells : Dies from Marianne Design - Flowers : Dies from Creata - Leaves : Die from Crealies - Sentiment from Paper CupcakesStamps.

And.......what about this sweet,,,and so unique Kitten Card by Marion?

I immediatly fell in love when I saw this cute serie of cats fromNicecrane Designs. They are so adorable and sweet, they come in a serie and I will be working on a second project because I so love them.

Adorable Louis Wain Kittens CS - Click Image to Close

Special thanks to all DT Members ,,,,,,You all are so creative,,,,,,,,,,



misteejay August 10, 2013 at 12:50 AM  

Wow, love those super vintage Christmas images.

Toni xx

Buttons August 10, 2013 at 9:01 AM  

Such fantastic work by the team and so many ideas for using these lovely images. Hugs, Jenny x

Redanne August 10, 2013 at 10:03 AM  

Wow, all the Christmas images are delightful and the design of the finished cards is really wonderful. Wonderful work, as ever, by the DT. Hugs, Anne x

KarinsArtScrap August 10, 2013 at 10:28 AM  

wow thanks Nicecrane for putting my little christmas box on your blog.
those other vintage christmas alphabeth are gorgeous and she has made beautiful cards with it.
those pussy cat cards are great to.
Have you seen this card.

greetings karin

Anonymous August 10, 2013 at 10:41 PM  

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas!!!!
Such beautiful creations surely makes us all feel as though we want to start our Christmas preparations.
Another wonderful post.

Ira Huberts August 11, 2013 at 4:12 PM  

Those Christmas images look wonderful! Love how they were put to use by the girls, really lovely! My new project for this week is nearly finished, will let you know when it is, ok? ;-) Hugs, Ira
Ira’s Crea Corner

Stamps and Paper August 12, 2013 at 10:16 PM  

Fabulous Christmas images your fabulous cards


Elena August 14, 2013 at 2:27 PM  

Han quedado unas tarjetas preciosas!! Yo tengo un sello vuestro que me regalasteis, lo tengo pendiente, no me he olvidado, jeje. Espero que os guste cuando suba la entrada! Saludos!

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