Flower Friend

Hi there! I was asked to be a GD for Conie Fong recently, and here is another inspiration card 🙂 I just adore the little gnomes that she has in her Etsy Shop, and it was so hard to decide which one to use! I figured it was high time that I started putting some real effort into getting at least a couple Christmas cards done up, so I chose the Poinsettia Gnome Bundle to work with. I worked with the PNG version, to allow me to go a bit crazy with the merging of the poinsettias with the main gnome image. When I was done, it appears that the little guy is walking out of a huge bunch of the blooms. I colored it up with my Copics, then fussy cut the entire image out.

I placed the image on an embossed oval piece, that I’d framed with a die cut silver mirror card frame. I brushed the die cut sentiment with some Wink of Stella to give a bit of shimmer before attaching everything to a coordinating plaid background that was matted with more silver mirror card. A few little silver embellishments finish the card off 🙂

I’d like to enter this in the following:

Christmas With the Cuties – #50 Christmas Cuties

Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge – #550 Anything Christmas Goes option of using red

Creative Craft Cottage – #142 Christmas in July

Incy Wincy Designs – Enchanted Garden and/or Christmas in July

Lemon Shortbread Challenge – #150 ATG

4 comments

  1. Fabulous, fun design – love it!

    Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut’s Christmas Challenge.

    Helen x

  2. Fun card. I like the tartan background. Thank you for entering the Enchanted Garden and/or Christmas in July Challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.

  3. Hi Susan! Leave it up to you to create a very creative and truly amazing and stunning card. How I love it! Thank you for joining our challenge on the Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog. Good luck with your entry and hope to see you again. Hugs, Lori (DT)

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