Forest of Trees Gift Tag & Card

Friday, December 16, 2011



















Hello Blog Friends! This will be a quick post, even though I have both a card and a tag to share with you. I made these for the Flourishes Timeless Tuesday Opposites Attract Challenge #148, which is to use the same image and make two cards/projects with two totally different looks, styles, themes or colors. I made a Christmas tag and a masculine thank you card.
















I used a Pearl Pen on the gift tag for the large gold "pearls," and a snow marker for the snow on the tree. For the trees on the thank you card, I inked my stamp up with several different colored inks, then stamped one tree. I stamped off onto scrap paper before stamping the second tree so it wouldn't be too dark.

Here's a photo of the gift card tied onto a bag, and also the inside of the card.



















And, that'll do it for me. Thanks for visiting today. Hope you have a great weekend! 
 
Stamps: Forest of Trees, Tag Lines, Holiday Greetings (Flourishes)
Paper: Best of K&Co; Double Fudge Cherry (digital - Memory Mixer)
Ink: Tim Holtz Distress Ink; Memento
Dies: Labels Thirteen, Curved Rectangles Lg (Spellbinders)
Accessories: Waxed Linen Thread; buttons; sewing thread; Glitter marker (Martha Stewart); ribbon (Michaels); eyelets; Pearl Pen; Stickles; Snow Marker
Size: Card-A2 (4.25" x 5.5")
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7 comments :

Cindy Haffner said...

Cheryl your trees on GORGEOUS!!

Beate said...

Wow! Cheryl, your card and tag are gorgeous. I love how you dressed up the tree in the tag. Beautiful!

Theresa said...

Gorgeous!! Love the pearl pen. Beautiful stamping on the trees.

Silke Ledlow said...

Oh my...these are tow gorgeous opposite designs Cheryl! Love them both! Thanks for playing...hugs and happy holidays, ~S~

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Gorgeous cards Cheryl! Love the snow detail on the tree! Thanks for joining along with FTTC :)

Pauline said...

What a beautiful gift card and tag, and I love how you decorated the inside of the card too! Stunning!

Shirley said...

Beautiful card and tag!! What keepers. I love the warmth your colors have and the vintage feel! Great stamp art too!