Tuesday, December 10, 2013

The Twenty-Five Days of Christmas Day Ten

Hello Everyone!!

Welcome to Day Ten of The Twenty Five Days of Christmas!!
And Blog Candy!!

I will be showcasing a different Christmas card each day of December from the 1st through the 25th.  On Today's cards I stamped an  owl and branches which were colored with Copics.

Stamps: Owl Be Thankful (CL293) Impression Obsession; Owl Be Thinking of You Sentiment from
Victorine Originals. {Sentiment on inside from Mark’s Finest/Heinrich.
Card Stock: Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah; Poppy Parade from Stampin’ Up; Greens from American Crafts.  
Ink: Tuxedo Black (ME-900) Memento.
Embellishments: Ribbon - Celebrate It from Michaels Craft Store.
Other: Copic Markers; Square Scallop Die (655776) Sizzix; 3-D Zots-Therm-o-Web; Fabri-Tac glue -Beacon Industries.

  • Make card from Poppy Parade CS and layer with two shades of Green CS.  
  • Stamp the leafy branch on a piece of Solar White CS.  
  • Stamp the Owl on a separate piece of CS.  
  • Color the images with Copic Markers.  
  • Die cut the stamped piece and add to card front.  
  • Cut out the owl and add to card with 3D-Zots.  
  • Wrap ribbon around card and tie in a bow.   
  • Stamp the sentiment and cut out; add to card front with 3d-Zots. 
  • On the inside: repeat the layers of Green CS.  On Solar White CS, stamp a partial image of the leafy branch and one owl.  Color with Copic Markers.  Stamp the sentiment on the Solar White CS.


And, don't forget the blog candy!!!!

Ways to Win the Blog Candy:

  1. Leave a comment on any of the 25 Days of Christmas posts--each time you leave a comment your name goes in the drawing.  So the more you comment, the more chances of winning.
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  3. Post about the 25 Days of Christmas on your Blog--Leave a comment to let me know!
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See all the details about the Blog Candy on Day One post here.

******A Few Fun Challenges!!
Paper Playtime: winter fun
AMusing challenge: trees
That Craft Place: Christmas
Ribbon Carousel: Anything goes + ribbon

See you tomorrow for Day Eleven!!!   Well, we are up to day Ten and I am hanging in there.  By the end of the 25 days I will probably just insert the photo and say...here it is...the card.   LOL LOL.    Hope you are having a great day and finding some time to be creative.  Love ya.


  1. Sorry I've missed a few... but so glad I caught this one - the owl is fab, and I'm in love with those leafy branches - what a fantastic stamp, and so beautifully coloured.
    Alison x

  2. You did a beautiful job coloring in the owl and all the leaves. I love the ribbon as well with the polka dots and glitter!

  3. Fabulous card and the colours are gorgeous x

  4. love it, that owl is just so cute ,
    thanks for joining us at That Craft Place challenge x


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