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Its the first of the month, which means its time for a new AEI♥U Challenge. For the month of November, our theme is holiday.
I hope you've already seen all the new holiday stamp and die sets that Avery Elle released in September. There are a lot of cute and festive images that will help you to make some fantastic wintery and holiday cards. I worked with the Noel set and made this...
The set has a couple large sentiments, which I cut apart (gasp!). I like having the flexibility to build and change the layouts of sentiments so that they take center stage, and this stamp set allowed me to do just that.
I embossed the sentiment in white, stamped and colored the birds and their accessories, and with a bit of masking, blended distress inks to make the gradient sky.
I added some glossy accents, which can take a card from simple to sophisticated. Here's a close-up...
I hope you find some time to join us fun ladies over at the the AEI♥U Challenge. Please check out the the AEI♥U Challenge blog to get some inspiration from our design team, see the rules for playing, and link up your projects.
Avery Elle Supplies:
Paper: Birch Woodgrain Heavy Card Stock