Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Festive Wednesday

When I saw the inspiration photo for the Festive Friday challenge #42, I knew I wanted to play along. It is so beautiful!  I loved how the photo had just small touches of red & green in it on the mostly white chairs (I chose to work with cream) with a red background.

Jen Triangle Card Merry Christmas WM

I started with the background which I created using a new die from Frantic Stamper called Triangle Card Panel.  After I cut out the panel I adhered scotch tape to the back side to keep all of the little triangles in place since I wanted to selectively choose which triangles to replace.  I then popped out the triangles I wanted to replace and since the scotch tape was already in place all I had to do was pop the new green, red & gold pieces back in.  

Jen Triangle Card Merry Christmas Closeup WM

I cut out the beautiful Script Merry Christmas  in gold glitter paper and also in chipboard and glued them together to create more dimension.  I then adhered it on top of the panel.  

Jen Triangle Card Merry Christmas Side WM

I tied a little gold silk ribbon to the card to finish it off and to tie all of the golds together.

Here's the inspiration photo that we were to use.


Ardyth said...

As I was driving home today, I was thinking about how to use this cover die as a Christmas card. My idea wasn't quite like yours, but I love yours! Clean, graphic and full of interest! So glad you joined us at Festive Friday!

Amy Kolling said...

I can not tell you how much this card speaks to me! I love the colors and the triangles are super trendy and fun for the holiday!

Geri said...

Oh, Jen...that's just beautiful!!! Delighted you could join us at Festive Friday!!!

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