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Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Deer Family Christmas Card

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

I hope you are having a good week. The days just seem to be rushing by not too long and it will be half term for me.

Today I am sharing another Christmas card with you I made  using the Deer Family die set by Sue Wilson. I just love this die set and I love using it.


As you might be aware I have made a version of this card before. This time I tweaked the design a little,  I do like to try out other ideas. 


I have been making cards with a starry sky in them and a moon. I was in the Supermarket looking at the Craft magazines when the stamp set and embossing folder on Simply Cards and Papercraft issue 142 caught my eye. What I spotted was this tiny Santa and his sleigh  stamp that I thought would look great flying across one of the moons I have been creating. 


This time I cut the Stag in brown card and I added gold card behind to show off the filigree detail. 


I did the same with the mum and baby. The trees in the background were cut with a Tattered Lace die. 


I was pleased with how this card turned out. I have some other ideas for this die set so you will probably be seeing them again. 

I haven't entered any challenges for a while so I thought it was about time. I would like to enter the following challenges:






I hope that the rest of the week is kind to you. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie

27 comments:

  1. Wow!!! this is adorable hun xx

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  2. So magical! Creative Blessings Tracy x

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  3. Absolutely enchanting card Jackie hun it really is magical...

    Hugs xxx

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  4. Hi Jackie
    thank you so much for entering Pixie's Snippets Playground with this STUNNING card.
    Wow! where do I start... I love the background with the sparkly stars and of course that Santa looks just perfect. Your reindeer's look gorgeous and all in all it is a work of art! LOVE IT!!
    Eve xx
    P.S I have to make do with a dinning room table too and I have serious craft envy when I see other peoples spacious craft rooms!!!

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  5. This is fabulous Jackie, love the background and deer family.
    Hugs
    Linda xxxx

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  6. Fabulous card Jackie, I love the scene you have created and that little stamp is gorgeous.Hugs Jennifer xx

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  7. Fabulous and festive Jackie. Love all of the stunning detail.
    Laine
    xx

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  8. gorgeous die cuts Jackie. Very elegant and detailed.

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  9. Gorgeous Christmas card design Jackie, love your Deers and layout.
    Hugs
    Pam x

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  10. Beautiful Christmas card Jackie, I love the scene you have created
    Kevin xx

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  11. Wonderful card Jackie, you jave created a beautiful scene :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. Gorgeous Christmas card, fab design x

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  13. A fabulous card Jackie. The deer family are so sweet xx

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  14. Fabulous just love that die and also the great stamp hope that's still in the shops when I get home a perfect card so lovely love and hugs Carole x

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  15. Utterly gorgeous, Jackie, perfect scene created here, hugs xxx

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  16. Beautiful card . Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges .

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  17. What a delightful, festive card and I love how you framed the background.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  18. Fabulous Christmas card great scene and love the die-cuts---Thank you for joining us at Crafting From The Heart
    Carol DT x

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  19. Super reindeer card . . . no wonder it was showcased in the Snippets Playground! xxx

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  20. Congratulations Jackie in being a Top Five in the Snippets Playground this week with your beautiful reindeer card. Barbxx

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  21. Hi Jackie
    Love this card , the reindeer look great solid or with the fancy middle don't they. What a cute stamp, great find and I do like the stars you are using in the sky. Thank you for sharing.
    Love Diane xxxx

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