Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Jolly Ol' Santa

I did the Sketch Challenge on Splitcoaststampers today. Love the sketch. I'm using a Mark's Finest Papers stamp set called Christmas Postage Due. Isn't Santa just so jolly looking? I colored him with Copics and added Crystal Glitter Glue.  Recipe is below.

Challenges:
Stamptacular Sunday-#134- You Choose-Create any card or project you like
KB Cute Monday #31- Anything Goes


Recipe:
Stamps: Mark's Finest Papers-Christmas Postage Due
Paper: PTI white cardstock, Greetings of the Season paper pack -Hobby Lobby
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: Martha Stewart Polar Stamp and Punch (snowflakes), Gary M. Burlin Crystal Glitter Glue, Copics

17 comments:

Designing with Debbie said...

Brenda what a beautiful card. I love it.

Basslady said...

benzi...this santa-image is so adorable with the sparkle on it! striking effect!

and the dp is marvellous!

fantastic take on the sketch!

hugs and kisses from very cold germany...thank god for hot-water bags...;-)

Crafterkhush said...

I love the santa... he looks adorable... :-)

Bonnie said...

What a great shimmery Santa!

Kim Dellow said...

Fabulous Christmas card. Kim

Pam~ said...

This is a gorgeous Santa face! Love how you gave him so much glitter too! Thought I might have seen some Cherry Cobbler cardstock but I guess it is that stylish paper from your pack ... love that too!

Stay warm ... our Indian Summer is over ... dang!!!

Emily Keaton said...

What a wonderful card, Benzi! I just LOVE how sparkly Santa's beard is. :)

Marisa said...

Love the sparkle and the postage stamp frame around Santa. fabulous Christmas card :)

Hussena said...

i love the santa image, he looks so jolly and all glittery...such an adorable card christmas card..love it!!

Shannon White said...

Goodness Miss Brenda,What a Wonderful card! Love Santa's Sparkly beard!

Hugs
Shannon 8-)

Céline said...

gorgeous card
thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
hugs
céline dt member

Bernie said...

This Santa is adorable, love his cheerful eyes! Love all the sparkle and the dp is marvellous! Fantastic sketch!
Blessings Bernie

maryr917 said...

this is a great christmas card benzi-love your santa image and the gliiter looks so good on his beard and hat

MarcyK924 said...

GORGEOUS Christmas card! Your image with the glitter is so retro. I love the pp you used too! Thanks so much for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday! Hugs, Marcy

Julie Hoffman said...

Fabulous job on the sketch challenge Brenda! Love the Santa image with the glittery beard! So pretty! Perfect Christmas card!

Carol (Gingerbeary8) said...

This is so cute. I love this stamp. I really like how Santa sparkles and shines. The snowflakes are a great accent as well.

Bear Hugs,
Carol

Joanne (jojot) said...

fab layout...love the sparkle of Santa...fun holiday card