The Paper Players #518


 Time for a new challenge at The Paper Players! LeAnne is hosting a sketch challenge this week. This sketch is perfect for using up some of your scraps!  I tend to keep any scrap over 1"  in size.....you just never know when you will need them!  Here is a look at the original sketch design-



To create my card, I used a few strips of 1" pattern paper from the Comfort & Joy paper line.  I followed along with the sketch design with fairly random pieces.  I cut an additional poinsettia out of the pattern paper to use as an accent.  I popped up the poinsettia with 3-D foam tape and added some Liquid Pearls to the center. A few bitty sequins finish off the card.  

All supplies by Close To My Heart:

  • D1891 For the Tree Stamp Set
  • X7261B Comfort & Joy Pattern Paper
  • 1385 White Daisy Cardstock
  • Z6509 Candy Apple Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
  • Z3791 White Opal Liquid Pearls
  • Z4304 Silver Loose Sequins
  • Black Twine-Retired

I have entered my card in the following challenges:


Check out the other Paper Players Design Team member creations for more inspiration:

Thanks so much for stopping by!

13 comments

  1. What a fabulous card! I love all of those beautiful patterns of paper! Thank you for joining us at HSS!

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  2. Beautiful card! Love how you used the different patterns of the dsp. Thanks for joining us with our challenge at HSS!

    Robbie

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  3. I too save scraps and you created a beautiful Christmas card with your patterned paper scraps. The poinsettia 3D accent is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

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  4. Hi Allisa,
    your card is very wonderful and such a brilliant design.
    Love all the different papers used and the gorgeous poinsettia.
    Thank you for joining the MAWTT Challenge.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L. DT

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  5. I just LOVE your paper choices so striking and beautiful together!

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  6. Hello… Thanks for sharing your lovely card with Moving Along with the Times; it fits perfectly with our ‘Christmas Flowers’ challenge theme. Hope you can join us next month for our new challenge. Diane Louise (Team Leader) xx

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  7. This is GORGEOUS! Those papers make for a bold, beautiful card...and I see it was a winner at HSS too! Perfectly created! Happy Thanksgiving, my friend!

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  8. Absolutely stunning, Allisa! These are such rich and vibrant papers! Bravo on your beautiful card!

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  9. Wonderful choice of papers - they work together perfectly! Super pretty, Allisa! :)

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  10. This is just lovely Allisa! So true, a great way to use up your scraps and when they are as well co-ordinated as this it looks as if it's made with anything but leftovers! Love the extra poinsettia too. A great card!

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  11. Love those gorgeous papers and the bonus poinsettia you hand cut! A glorious CAS creation, Allisa!

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  12. LOVE this Allisa! The mix of patterns is gorgeous but I especially love the hand-cut poinsettia. Wow!

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