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Friday, December 11, 2020

Plaid Peace on Earth and Poinsettias From Longwood

Happy Friday, peeps! I have a quick card today using the sketch from FMS and the theme from Christmas Kickstart:



And here we go:


I found this pretty poinsettia paper in one of my (many) Christmas 6x6 pads, so I diecut a rectangle, added a little topper of Merry Merlot and a triple diecut buffalo plaid "peace":


I had a chipboard button that I sponged with some Mossy Meadow ink and added a soft twine bow:


It all went on a Naturals White cardbase that I embossed with an Altenew cover plate!  And it is in the mail as we speak!  And if you like poinsettias, Longwood Gardens has an interesting article about them HERE...it's got great photos too!  I guarantee you'll enjoy it!  Thanks for popping in today--enjoy it and be blessed!




Project Details—All Products SU! Unless Otherwise Specified
Stamps Peace Stamp & Cut (Hero Arts)
Card stock & Papers     Naturals White (ret), Merry Merlot, Mad 4 Plaid DSP (Photoplay), Winterberry DSP (My Mind's Eye)
 Ink Memento Black, Mossy Meadow
Accessories Mossy Meadow Twine (ret), Chipboard Button (My Mind's Eye)
Tools     Big Shot, Tasteful Labels Die, Project Life Cards & Labels Framelits (ret), Peace Die (Hero Arts), Dotted Swirls Cover Plate (Altenew)

11 comments:

Claire (Mrs H) said...

A stunning project and mega cute doggies
Claire

Kampin' Karen said...

Don't you just wonder what the girls are thinking? I'm thinking this is a great card. I love the button and bow!

I Card Everyone said...

I LOVE it, LeAnne!!! and that paper? OMGoodness it's gorgeous!
Off to throw my FMS card away - and visit Longwood! Thanks for taking us!
=]

Linda Callahan said...

That is very pretty paper.....sweet card! And I adore those pups!

Bonnie said...

Wow! I love how you've done up the patterned paper! The Merlot topper and plaid peace are perfect embellishments! Love the little button too! Very interesting article about the poinsettia! I would love to visit your nursery! It certainly outshines the little greenhouse I remember from childhood!

Carol L said...

This is a beautiful take on the sketch and the colors you chose look wonderful together! Love those snuggling doggies too :)

Lisa Elton said...

This just give me the feels, so pretty LeAnne! And those pups...come on!!

Jacquie Southas said...

Love the modern feel of this design, LeAnne! Thanks for playing along with us at FMS!

Dotty Jo said...

Great find with that beautiful paper, LeAnne! Your card is stunning - I love the way you used the sketch. Thanks for playing at Christmas Kickstart with Shirley and me, Jo x

Jen Brum said...

What a gorgeous card LeAnne! I just love the pierced background and that gorgeous tag! That paper is so pretty! So perfect for Christmas! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

shirley-bee said...

Fabulous card, LeAnne! Makes me want to go and rummage through my patterned paper mountain. Thanks for playing along with us at Christmas Kickstart.
Shirley, guest elf