Thursday, 1 December 2011

Monthly Calendar for December

Wow, can you believe it is December already? I have now been doing this monthly Calendar thing for a year and a half....
Anyway here is my December spread, if you click on it you will get a better view...
I created the background for this page with the help of Gesso, Walnut ink and some paper serviettes and stamping. I then embellished with die cuts and glitter. I wanted the whole spread to have a Christmassy feel.
Here are some details




All the details about this challenge can be found at the blog of Kate Crane
There you will also be able to find links to the inspirational spreads of all the other participants.

28 comments:

  1. It's beautiful.I love the background.

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  2. Oh wow this is sooo beautiful.
    Love the vintage style Astrid. Awesome.

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  3. Lovely pages, they have a really good, old fashioned Xmas feeling. Have a good month, Valerie

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  4. I love it very christmassy and so beautiful x

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  5. what a beautiful vintage feel this page has and baubles for the days, why didnt I think of that, Doh! .. Siobhan

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  6. love this page, i love the vontage feel to it, gorgeous xxx

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  7. So lovely! I love the way you use napkins, so original! Your page has a real vintage christmas feel, love it x

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  8. Astric, what a stunning December! Love the way you've "aged" the spread for a wonderful vintage feeling! Happy December! ♥ Hugs, Terri xoxo

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  9. I love the cherubs and snowflakes on this page. I hope you have fun filling it in.

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  10. Have so enjoyed looking at your pages over the months. Loving those cherubs. Have a wonderful December

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  11. wonderful calendar page astrid!

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  12. Stunning pages. I am impressed with the circles. I can't believe you can write in something that small.

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  13. so pretty once again - happy holidays

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  14. so pretty once again - happy holidays

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  15. Fabulous vintage background and the addition of the red journal blocks make it really pop :)

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  16. Lovely December page, it all looks so festive, just perfect.

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  17. Terrific spread and the baubles are such a great idea Astrid. Enjoy the weekend, Annette x

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  18. Dear Astrid, it's been to long since my last visit. I Love your calender spread and you've made soooo many supergorgeous cards, boxes, layouts and Tags since my last visit. I Love your work and always find inspiration from a visit to your blog!! Thanks for sharing :)
    hugs and smiles,
    Linda

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  19. An exceptionally beautiful and artistic piece, dear Astrid! Really terrific!

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  20. such a beauty Astrid ... fabulous creativity ... love the way you have used the colors and all your personal touches add to this masterpiece ...hugzx

    thanks for your well wishes for Baden .. he is looking forward to having more movement and being able to cycle again ..... thanks so much xoxo

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  21. You certainly got the Christmasy feel to your pages they are gorgeous and look really vintage.

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  22. Fantastic piece, love the color combination and the old vintage look.
    Hugs Anja

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  23. Wow! Beautiful. The daily circles look like 3-D baubles! Fabulous work Astrid, as always :-) Will you keep going next year? Kate x

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  24. Lovely old fashioned feeling to your December pages.

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  25. I absolutely LOVE the angels on your pages. My favorite!

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