Thursday, October 20, 2016

Day 5 at MHK Designs

     This is the last day of the October release from MHK Designs and we're giving you a head start on New Year Greetings, which is the name of this set.  Yes, I know it's early but I always get so caught up in Christmas that I often forget about the New Year.  This year, I've already gotten 5 cards done, all using this particular set.  Here's the first one I did.


     I really like Mynn's retro image which I colored with ProMarkers and metallic gold and silver ProMarkers.  Hard to see in the photo but it gives a spectacular shine to the card.   I die cut the image with a die from Spellbinders, and then framed it with another plain octagon die cut (QuicKutz.)  That's metallic gold paper which also adds some shine.

     The ribbon is metallic and I added a simple white pearl to the bow.  The sentiment is part of the set (see photo below) and I matted it with the same gold paper.

     Challenges:
Aud Sentiments
Colour Crazy Craft
Crafty Addicts
Crafty Sentiments
Creative Fingers
Digi Choosday
Glitter n Sparkle
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends
Quick Quotes
Through the Craft Room Door

     I'll have one more post later this morning and I'll have two posts tomorrow so be sure to check in to see each one.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

New Year Greetings Digital Stamp Set New Year Greetings

16 comments:

wannabcre8tive said...

A fabulous New Year's card. I love the pink and gold colors you used on the image. The metallic paper was so perfect for this card.

Linda Simpson said...

Such a fabulous card to celebrate the New Year, before we know it, it will be here. Love the image it is fabulous.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Mari Kytöharju said...

What a great card! Thanks for playing with us at The Crafty Addicts :) xx Mari

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a wonderful New Year card I love the image you have used. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Donna said...

This is gorgeous Connie along with all your cards this release! Your teammate, Donna

Elaine Stark said...

A great card, you are well ahead of time. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments challenge. Elaine

The Craft Princess said...

Love your card....very nice :) Hugs...Janie

Carrie Sheridan said...

I love the octagon shape here, NanaConnie! What a fun New Year's card!

Helen Haines said...

Great shaped card. Thank you for joining us at The Colour Crazy Craft Challenge. Helen DT

Golden Goddess Designs said...

super cute card! I love the vintage image...I can hear the bitter sweet song! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Quick Quotes this month!

Alicia

Connie Mercer said...

This screams vintage to me,love it! Thanks for joining us at Quick Quotes!

Theresa Pace said...

sweet card. great retro feel to it. thank you for sharing it with us at TTCRD and good luck, Theresa DT xx

*Vicki* said...

You always make wonderful frames for your images NC!! Love he pretty design along the edge and shimmery colored images too! :)

Julie Reed said...

Fab, love the retro look to your card.
Thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday for our ATG challenge, Julie DT x

tanya miller said...

love the retro feel you've got and the shape too. Thanks for entering the Digi Choosday Anything Goes Challenge Week 42. We look forward to seeing your makes each week. Good luck with being chosen xx (DT)

Susie Bentz said...

Love the images on this card! Thanks for joining in on our Inspired by Music challenge over at Quick Quotes.