Friday, 25 November 2016

And another two for the box....

Hello all, welcome and I hope all my American friends had a great Thanksgiving!!
Today I have a couple of quick Christmas cards to share. I am still on a mission to make most of this year's cards myself.
I decided to pull out some of my Tim Holtz stash, - old and new and have a play. I won't bore you with detailed descriptions, but if you have any questions, feel free to email.
Card number one, using the globe and doily dies.


Card number 2, using some of the new stamps and layering stencils:








Well, there you have it, another two to add to my box, still quite a few more to do. Hope you are all finding the time to do something creative during these busy days, - I find it actually relaxes me and that surely must be a good thing....
Thanks for your visit
xxxxx


24 comments:

  1. These are amazing Astrid!! Might be quick cards for you but it would take me days to try and put together cards like these .. and they wouldn't look anywhere near as good. Love, love, love them both. hugs xx

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  2. Fantastic cards both of them, I love all the layers you made, and the result is so pretty!!
    Have fun!!
    Maria

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  3. Wonderful cards, I haven't started yet....hugs, Valerie

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  4. Wonderful cards with very beautiful layers

    Love Chrissie xx

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  5. Two real beauties Astrid.

    B x

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  6. wow !!! Totally fabulous cards Astrid xx Love the background and details

    Huge hugs Annie xx

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  7. They are gorgeous, Astrid, I especially love the one, with the cabin in snow , it is so beautiful, with the textured poinsettia , and snowy trees!! Lovely with the red accents, dear.
    Hugs ,Dorthe

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  8. Really wonderful cards, and I must confess that easpecially the 2nd card just hit me right in my heart. It is so gorgeous and sooo romantic, that I think I´m really in love with it. I like them both a lot, but this last one is just over the top gorgeous in my book. Well done Astrid, you really hit it here with these, and what a lucky person, who´ll recieve that last one, that´s for sure. It´s real keepsake in my book.

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  9. Beautiful cards Astrid, love them both with all their gorgeous layers and details.
    Avril xx

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  10. Both are gorgeous Astrid. Terrific use of dies and stamps. Have a lovely weekend. Nicola x

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  11. Another two beautiful cards Astrid, the designs are fantastic.
    Yvonne xx

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  12. Love the depth you have achieved on your festive designs, they are both wonderful.
    Have a lovely weekend, Julie x

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  13. Gorgeous cards, I especially love the effect of the 'ornament' on the 2nd one, but they are both amazing. Have a great weekend xx

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  14. Wonderful use of Tim's products old and new Astrid, I love both cards! I am using the little cottage for most of my Christmas cards, I never tire of stamping that lovely image! Hugs, Anne xx

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  15. Two gorgeous cards Astrid. Love the muted colours and the texture. I would not be able to choose a favourite, but the snowy scene makes me wish to experience a white Christmas one of these days. TFS

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  16. Your cards are so beautiful, Astrid! I find them not only beautiful - but very peaceful!

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  17. Gorgeous cards! Love your work! Have a great weekend!

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  18. These are lovely, especially the one with the globe.

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  19. PINNED these beauties! LOVE the house scene and the dots!

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  20. These are just beautiful Astrid!! You make the most inspiring holiday cards! I love the little cottage scene you put together in the die cut shape, how lovely! Both have elements that really put me in the Christmas mood today!! hugs :)

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  21. Both gorgeous Astrid, love the golden globe and that winter cabin stamp is one of my favourites, thank you for sharing these! Deb xo

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  22. Wonderful cards Astrid!! And just adore that second one with the house! so cozy and charming! xx

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  23. Wow! Both of these are stunning Astrid! Hugs, Chrisx

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