I must confess to you that when I saw Lori's Challenge for this week's Merry Monday Challenge, I completely set it aside and worked on the week's ahead instead. I'm one that sits and makes a ton of cards in advance for challenges and blogging. Why did I put this one aside? Because I don't usually care for vintage style cards. It's not my style at all. So one Saturday "I made myself do it" and this is what I came up with:
I must confess a 2nd time that I love this card. It came out exactly like I had pictured in my mind. I used vintage-y colors and a lot of sponging. Every single piece of cardstock and layer is sponged in Crumb Cake Ink:
I used the Santa's Sleigh and the Awesomely Artistic stamp sets:
I can't wait to go visit the gallery to see what my teammates at Merry Monday came up with for projects. Please plan on playing this week!
- Stamps: Santa's Sleigh, Awesomely Artistic
- Inks: Crumb Cake, Whisper White
- Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Cherry Cobbler, Pear Pizzazz
- Tools: Layering Ovals Framelits Dies, Santa's Sleigh Thinlits Dies, Sponge Daubers, Stampin' Dimensionals