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A Old Truck and a Deer

Now that the holidays are over, I am hoping to have more time to stamp and visit blogs.  I do plan to catch up with everyone soon.  This weekend, I had a bit of time to craft in between looking at new cars.  
 
I played in a few of the SCS challenges.  This one was made using the crackled glass technique.  I used a new Christmas Truck stamp I bought at Mike's a few days before Christmas (it was on a great sale so I had to get it).  The stamp is from Stampendous and is really large, but I focused on the truck and used the DRS  Designs Stained Glass Oval stamp to give it even more of a cracked glass feel.  My bg panels were all stamped with the DRS Designs Woodgrain stamp and sponged.  Everything on this card other than the berries started out as white.  I love me some ink!
 
 

The next card is made with a Delicious Doodles deer image - I love this image.  The challenge was an inspiration challenge.  I picked a fun deer picture as my inspiration.  Most the pictures in the challenge had splatters so after washing the image down with some water colors, I splattered the remaining color on the image.  The paper is from My Minds Eye. 


Hope your week goes well! 

Hugz!

Comments

  1. What fab cards, wonderful designs, lovely!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  2. Fantastic makes Nancy! I'm not the only one who's had a bit of time off then!
    Hope you got everything done in time & managed to enjoy the festivities!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  3. These are both absolutely amazing! Love that crackle and the deer are fab!

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  4. Whoa, Nancy, these are true works of art ready to use as decorations for next year!! I hope your Christmas was wonderful and I wish you all the best in the new year!! Hugs, Darnell

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  5. Love the fab images and details,fabulous cards.xxx

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  6. Two outstanding cards here. I love both of them. The first one has such a great look with the crackle. and I love that you added the ferns and berries. It was as though the car was a gift all wrapped up. Your second image was just gorgeous and the splatters really made it look like they were in the middle of a snow storm. Your leaves, twine and back ground papers all came together perfectly to make such a beautiful card. Happy New Year.

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  7. Beautifully done time two. Love the cracked glass! Happy new year to you and blessings for a great year ahead :)

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  8. Gorgeous cards Nancy, I love the crackled glass effect and fabulous deer.
    Pauline
    x

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  9. Two really amazing designs here Nancy!! Love the images and I especially love the stained glass concept as well!! You are so talented!! :) HUGS

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  10. Wow, these cards are amazing! I especially like that cracked/stained glass look on the truck!

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  11. The cracked glass card is quite impressive with those rich colors and gorgeous texture. I thought you'd hand-drawn the deer on the 2nd card - it looks like a hand-made watercolor and it's beautiful! I hope you had a great Christmas season!

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  12. I really think this is beautiful!
    Thank for your always encouraging me

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  13. That card with a truck is so cool, as for me. I love cracked glass, that's why I like this card so much. This truck stamp on a cracked glass looks amazing!

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