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Poinsettia Christmas

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Each week some of the Art With Heart team are joining the Colour Creations Blog Hop to bring you creative inspiration to showcase our range of 50+ gorgeous Stampin’ Up! colours.

Week 27 – Merry Merlot

Tonight we are featuring this gorgeous deep tone, which reminds me so much of a rich glass of red wine!!

Poinsettia Christmas card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021

My card base and poinsettia flowers are Merry Merlot with Evening Evergreen leaves (these are die cut with the same die). The twigy pieces are cut from the Snowy White Velvet Sheets and the Gold & Rose Gold Metallic Specialty Papers. I used the White Chalk Marker to add dots to the petals.

Poinsettia Christmas card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 detail

The background layer is Shimmery White cardstock (for extra sparkle), dry embossed with the Timeworn Type 3D TIEF in the Cut & Emboss Machine. Two corners rounded with the Detailed Trio Punch.

Poinsettia Christmas card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 side view

The Tailor Made Tag dies cut out the sentiment (Christmas to Remember stamp set) and I curled it around a pen before adhering it to the card on dimensionals.

The inside is decorated in a similar way with two corners rounded, a simple sentiment stamped with a poinsettia in the bottom corner.

Poinsettia Christmas card by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia 2021 inside

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HOC Week 11 – Kraft Christmas Trees

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Each Monday evening until mid-December, I am taking part in the Heart of Christmas blog hop showcasing our amazing range of holiday products from the Annual and July-December Mini catalogues. Please hop along and enjoy some fabulous inspiration from our talented team!

Tonight I have a Cherry Cobbler & Pool Party combination. These patterned papers are the Sweet Stockings DSP in the 2021 July-Dec Mini Catalogue.

Whimsy & Wonder with Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia, Christmas 2021

The Kraft paper was used to cut the trees (Christmas Trees dies). These are added with dimensionals. The Rose Gold Metallic Specialty paper is die cut for the tinsel and added with Tombo Multipurpose Glue.

Whimsy & Wonder with Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021

The Pool Party Striped Grosgrain ribbon is added with Stampin’ Seal+ in a zigzag pattern. The sentiment is stamped after cutting some of the Messages dies.

Whimsy & Wonder with Sweet Stockings DSP Handmade Christmas Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia Christmas 2021.

Whimsy & Wonder Kraft Christmas Trees Card HOC by Kate Morgan, Stampin Up Australia, Christmas 2021

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Please click on the image below to head across to the next blog on tonight’s hop and see the wonderful inspiration of my lovely friend in Sydney, Catherine Proctor!

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If at any time you find a broken link, please head to the blog of this week’s Host, Tina Gillespie, and she will have the list of all participants.

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