Playing along with CASE-ing Christmas!

Our CASE-ing Christmas class has been a huge hit over at StampNation!  Members have been so inspired.  Mojo is in high gear and they are creating some really awesome cards.  Not only that, but I have even gotten inspired to head back to my stamp table to CASE my DT sistahs over there. 

My card today is a CASE of Heather's CASE-ing Christmas CASE #4 and Allison's card for the SOA.


When I CASE a card, I'm not bringing a picture of it to my stamp table to copy, rather I grab a few ideas from it and I head off to create.  I want the end result to be something unique, a creation that I can call my own.  That is the idea I have really been stressing in my videos for the CASE-ing Christmas class.

From Heather's card I pulled the following ideas.
  • The layout, I love the slanted top panel!
  • Snowflakes
  • Glitter 
The basic design of Allison's card is very similar to Heather's, except it is a one layer card.  From Allison I un-shamelessly (I know that's not a word but I couldn't come up with something else that would work!  My proofreading/copywriter sister would be appalled! haha!) stole her beautiful color combo and background stamping.  I give her complete credit for that!  From the moment I saw this card, I knew that I was going to have to make it!  It's my very favorite of all of the cards made for the release of the Stamp of Approval Holiday Magic Collection.

If you need to kickstart your mojo for your holiday card making, you should join us!  CASE-ing Christmas is a FREE online class for StampNation members.



Supplies
Stamps:  Snowy Sayings (SOA CAS-ual Fridays) Ornamental Christmas (Lil' Inker Designs)
Ink:  Last Leaf (WPlus9) Real Red, Old Olive (SU)
Paper:  Oatmeal (WPlus9) Red Glimmer (SU)
Accessories:  Ornamental Christmas Tag Dies (Lil' Inker Designs) Twine & Bows (Pretty Pink Posh) Corner Rounder (CM) 

4 comments:

Kristie Goulet said...

I LOVE this, Mo!!! I want to make a card exactly like this. ;)

Sandra Johnston said...

Oh my goodness Maureen! I love everything about this card! I an definitely copying the snowflake portion at the top since I have the SOA Holiday collection. It is such a bright happy card you can't help but smile looking at it! Thanks for brightening my day!!

Melissa (Mel's Card Corner) said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE!!! Awesome card!!

Heather North said...

Oh my goodness, Maureen, you CASEd me?!!! I am so honored. Love that you were able to combine inspiration from Allison too and make it into a one layer card. <3

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