Saturday, August 31, 2013

Merry Christmas for Merry Monday #72

 
This is my card for the Merry Monday #72 challenge.  I flipped the sketch so my wreath would be at the top.  My card base is SU Garden Green CS. I used the Tim Holtz brick embossing folder on my white cardstock so it would look like a brick wall.  I stamped the wreath from Verve's O Christmas Tree set in Mememto Tuxedo Black ink on X-Press It Blending Card and colored it with Copics, cut it out and mounted it with foam dimensionals on a 2" circle, punched from a piece of DCWV graph paper,  I stamped the bow on a piece of scrap paper, cut it out, added a little shading with a marker and mounted it with foam dimensionals also. I added some gold pearls from Michael's to the center of the poinsettias.  The sentiment is from the same set.  The Paver Red Grosgrain ribbon is from My Favorite Things and I added some SU White Baker's Twine around it.  That's it for my card.


Thanks for stopping by.  I appreciate your comments.

Happy Stamping,
JoAnn

5 comments:

  1. What a pretty wreath, JoAnn! I love the red flowers on it and it shows so pretty on the brick wall! Great ribbon treatment! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Merry Monday!

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  2. What a pretty take on the sketch, love the brick background, JoAnn!

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  3. This is totally fabulous JoAnn! Love the brick embossed effect and your wreath looks almost real! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday!

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  4. Pretty wreath, JoAnn and I just LOVE the embossed brick wall!

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  5. I love flipping sketches and what you've done here is genius, JoAnn! And beautiful!!

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