Festive Tree

Hello
Some of you might have received the latest Crafty Individuals newsletter with news of their recent releases which, for a limited period, are on special introductory offer.
(Also, see below for the link to Jeans’ Giveaway)
With CI-462, Large Christmas Tree I made this rustic style card.blogcitreelynnemYou wouldn’t realise it but the book page has hints of Fresco Old Gold (along with Gesso).  It is a subtle effect which is more prominent IRL.blogsixA simple, stippled background with snowflakes stamped (from CI-465)blogfourFrom an older Elements set, CI-447, I cut into one of the tag stamps, making use of only the word Peace.ciblogtwoMore scrappy layersblogfiveAll of the stamps used on this card along with the new releases and old favourites, are available from Crafty Individuals website.
Visit Jean’s blog to learn of a Giveaway!
I hope you are all cracking on with your festive preparations.  Shame on me, but this year I have also bought cards to send, knew it would be impossible to make all my cards.  Still, I cannot believe it will be December any day now!
Wishes
Lynne

10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. craftytrog
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 13:26:12

    Absolutely beautiful! I love the tree, and those little scraps of fabric.

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  2. Anne R
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 16:25:31

    Such a beautiful rustically vintage card Lynne, it is truly beautiful! xx

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  3. Dorthe Hansen
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 16:35:27

    Wonderful stamped background ,dear Lynne, and love your torn panel, with the beautiful tree, with little golden accents, not easy to see, but I can imagine it looks gorgeous.Also the snowy weather, in background, and on the tree, is so beautiful, -and smiling of your colorful fabric scraps, —you are getting braver all the time— with the lovely glitter, and the most important word- Peace- .
    Dorthe xx

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  4. caterina Giglio
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 21:08:13

    beautiful… as always..

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  5. Julie Lee
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 22:04:17

    Lynne this is so beautiful. I love the subtle effect of the Old Gold and the Gesso and i really love the way that the book text shows through. Gorgeous ‘pop’ of red with the fabric – and – oh, just the right amount of glitz too! The perfect Christmas wish too! If only we could gift the World peace this year. xx

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  6. corrinegilman
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 22:47:32

    Sweet peace and pieces. Just saw two more of your in the latest Somerset mags. You are everywhere! xox

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  7. Meggymay
    Nov 30, 2016 @ 22:56:17

    A gorgeous card Lynne. The C.I. stamps are beautiful.
    Yvonne xx

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  8. Christine Smith
    Dec 01, 2016 @ 00:09:28

    I really love the book page shows through the tree, gorgeous! A really wonderful card! xxx

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  9. Gerrina
    Dec 01, 2016 @ 10:04:16

    It is such a beautiful and rich-detailed stamp; it needs not that much and here it looks beautiful! Hugs, Gerrina

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  10. Sharon Bruner (inkybru)
    Dec 02, 2016 @ 01:58:41

    What a beautiful Christmas card. Vintage book pages, snowflakes, bits of red fabric, glittery adornment and PEACE——– who could ask for more in a Christmas greeting and wishes. A very stunning creation, Lynne! Thank you for sharing. Inkybru xx

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