Sunday, December 4, 2016

A deer in the woods

The AAA Challenge is : Christmas.

I used the Memory Box tree branch circle die to diecut the window from 140lbs cardstock.
I then chose a piece of patterned paper from a 12x12"block I have and cut out the bit I wanted.

Previously I used a deer diecut and inkblended backgrounds, but  I wanted to change this up, This version would also be much easier to mass produce if you have enough patterned paper.

I stamped the sentiment from Hero arts (classic Christmas borders) with Memento toffee crunch and the MISTI, good thing too as I need to stamp it a couple of times, the magnets are good to keep your paper in place but they also interfere with the "bendability"of the acryllic sheet.

I mounted the panel with foamtape, adhered the deer paper and then applied taperunner to the back so I could attach it to a cardbase.

For more information on the AAA cards challenge, see this

I almost went for my circle and diecut cards, but as one od the DT members (Coralynn) had the same idea, i'll just show you some of mine




5 comments:

  1. This design works so perfectly Maaike and great for CAS cards. Love your intricate die of the woodland scene in your card but I have to say those blue ones really do make me swoon. Great work and thanks for playing along at AAA Cards this week. Sarah

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  2. Gorgeous cards! Love the blue ones especially, but they're all fabulous.

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  3. Amazing! All of your cards are stunning. I love the collection of Christmas cards all in blue. But your main card is just as stunning. I love the kraft with the white and it has a great CAS feel. Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

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  4. All pretty, but I really like the unexpected neutral card.

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  5. Wow wow wow all of these cards are gorgeous. Such a simple concept with so may possibilities.i love the blue backgrounds. Thanks for sharing at AAA Cards. Jenny x

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