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Sunday, 6 April 2014

DT piece for Christmas Fun


A few changes again over on Christmas Fun Challenge Blog. It will now be a monthly challenge with a small blog candy, with mid monthly inspiration from the DT.
The theme for April is Christmas Card for a Man.
I ran a piece of white card through my GC with a cog Christmas tree mask (can't remember who made the mask :/ ). While the mask was still in place I inked through it using frayed burlap Distress Ink. Matted & layered onto green then red card.
Die cut the sentiment using Tonic's Christmas Cracker Die from the red card, which I then cut so I could place on each side of card. 
Used some Ranger Sepia Accents in the centre of the cogs, added a red felt stag that was from Hobbycraft.
I think the cog tree is quite masculine and decided not to use much glitter so think the sepia accent adds just enough bling. 

I have entered this in:
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge - seeing red - a little or a lot (closes 11/4)
CHNC challenge extra for April - anything goes (closes 30/4)
Sentimental Sundays - vintage/steampunk (closes 11/4)
Eclectic Ellapu - one for the boys (closes 26/4)
Completely Christmas - anything goes (closes 11/4) 
DRS Designs - who's the (em)boss (closes 9/4) 
Crafty Girls Challenges - anything goes (closes 16/4)
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes (closes 10/4)

11 comments:

  1. Beautiful card. Love the deer.

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  2. Thank you so much for entering our Completely Christmas challenge 6 with your lovely card, Hazel, DT - thanks also for entering my CHNC challenges- we hope we'll see you again soon x

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  3. Fabulous Design....thank you for your valued support in entering our challenge, without you we would have no challenge. Good Luck in the draw next Saturday.....and I do hope you will join us again next week...for another fab challenge....
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Completely Christmas
    XX

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  4. Very pretty Christmas card! Thanks for playing with us at DRS Designs.

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  5. Lovely card and I really like the deer. Lovely design. XX

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  6. Love the way the cogs represent the tree! Thanks for joining the Sentimental Sundays challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

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  7. great Christmas card. I love the vintage looking colours... and the stamped cogs as tree look great! Thank you so much for joining our Vintage/Steampunk challenge at Sentimental Sundays !
    Mirella DK
    DT Sentimental Sundays (Cute and Crafty Cards by Mirella)

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  8. Adorable card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our CRAFTYHAZELNUT'S CHRISTMAS challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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  9. A very clever way to create the tree! great idea. Thanks for sharing this with us at Sentimental Sundays! x

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  10. Thank you for popping in to April CHNC Challenge Extra to share your card with us. Hope to see you back again soon. Hugs, Anne (April Guest Designer)

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  11. Such a fabulous creation hun - Thank you for playing along over at Eclectic Ellapu this month.
    Elaine aka Ellapu
    Owner
    Altered Eclectics
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    Eclectic Ellapu

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Thanks everyone for your lovely comments. So kind of you to take the time to visit.
Hugs,
Bev xx