Thursday, 9 October 2014

Peace Love Joy

Hi there! Just a simple card from me today - life has been busy but luckily today is a public holiday in my part of the world and I am making the most out of it by spending time in my crafty space:) Christmas is slowly sneaking up on us and I have enjoyed making a start on my christmas cards - I think they will all be very clean & simple this year!

Thanks for stopping by my blog today xx

My card:


I'd like to enter the following challenges:

Hero Arts Holiday Challenge - I have chosen the 'White Out' theme


Addicted to Stamps & More - Anything goes this week


Addicted to Cas - Stencil 


Supplies: Hero arts stamps - CL795, CL343, Simon says stamp - falling snow stencil and tilted banner dies, Wendy vecchi embossing paste



21 comments:

Barb Ghig said...

Beautiful CAS card, Karen! I love how you created your snowy background and your wavy banner is perfect with the holly and berries!
Thanks so much for playing along with us at ATSM this week!

Cathy said...

Hi Karen, gorgeous CAS card, love the textured background. Good on you starting "early" with your chrissy cards too, the days are flying past! Cathy x

Lisa Petrella said...

Gorgeous CAS creation! Love the texture of the stenciled snow in the background!! I have been wanting that stencil but it's been sold out. Think I'll hop over there and see if it's back in stock yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

sandie said...

Wonderful use of a stencil for making a CAS card and so perfect for Xmas. Thanks for joining us at ATSM and ATCAS

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous cas card Karen.
Lorraine x

Jenny said...

Gorgeously CAS... love the vibrant green and red :0)

Sarah Gray said...

Stunning card, Karen! Love the falling snow and the way the holly stamp pops against the white background. Very elegant :)

shirley-bee said...

Beautiful card, Karen! The snow-stencilled background is CAS perfection and a great backdrop for the holly sprig.

Deepti said...

Ah this is amazing :) love the clean design and snow ! thank you for sharing with ATCAS n ATSM

Deborah Frings said...

Perfectly gorgeous Christmas card - love the stencilled snow and the dimension on the holly leaves. Thanks so much for playing along with ASM this week!

baileyrosy.com said...

Fabulous !!!! I love this card, so beautifully CAS and the snow stencil is perfect with the holly which really pops against the background. Thanks so much for joining us at ATCAS and good luck.

Marie

Loll Thompson said...

Love this beautiful CAS Christmas card Karen. Every detail is perfect :) Loll xx

cm said...

An eye-catching, striking, beautiful CAS card; the holly sprigs are stunning! Thank you for sharing at ATSM!
~c

lostinpaper said...

Love love love it, pinned for sure!

Kylie said...

So pretty, Karen. The texture you achieved using the stencil is awesome and it really lets your holly and berries shine. Thanks so much for playing along at ATCAS and ATSM xx

Kylie said...

So pretty, Karen. The texture you achieved using the stencil is awesome and it really lets your holly and berries shine. Thanks so much for playing along at ATCAS and ATSM xx

Sue said...

Beautiful CAS Christmas, Karen! The stencil background is lovely. Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

Wei said...

what a pretty CAS card! Love the stencil background! Thank you for sharing at ATSM!

Deepti said...

This is amazing! I love the stenciled snow fall :) thank you for sharing with ATSM and ATCAS

My Paper Epiphany said...

Beautiful Karen!

sandie said...

Congrats on winning at ATSM Karen, I loved your card and am super happy you won xx