Sunday, November 24, 2019

Day 24, Letter "U" - Beccy's Place 30 Days of Christmas

     I had to do a bit of thinking for the "U" prompt at the 30 Days of Christmas at Beccy's Place.  I thought about all the "Under the tree, mistletoe, starry sky,...etc." but decided to reflect something from the famous Nutcracker Ballet and use Uniform worn by the Nutcracker.  I also made a U-fold card.  You can find a tutorial for them on Beccy's blog.


Here's another photo taken at an angle which will let you see the inside side panels a bit better.


Back and side panel photos from Nutcracker Suite ballet (found in online search)
Nutcracker image from Beccy's Place fussy cut w/ scissors
Brown wood grained CS for the 'stage'
Sparkle Tulle for the top theater 'curtain' 

     Challenges:

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

11 comments:

  1. It is getting challenging thinking of things for this end of the alphabet! Your U-fold card is gorgeous with the Nutcracker ballet scenes. They are a great background for Beccy's Nutcracker image.

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  2. What a wonderful idea for U. I never would have thought of it. Love your card!

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  3. As soon as I saw your card in the challenge gallery I thought of the Nutcracker Suite NC, you've done a wonderful job creating a scene from the ballet. The fold looks fabulous and you were very clever with your choice of papers... especially the wood grain for the stage. Love it!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  4. What a FUN creation, Connie! Having the scenes from various portions of the ballet is a fantastic design idea, and a really great use of Beccy's Nutcracker! Your fancy fold card really does make for a lovely holiday home decor piece! hugs, de

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  5. This is fabulous, love the card design and the wonderful images.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  6. Fabulous creation! Thanks for joining us for Week 47 at Polkadoodles Craft Challenge!

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  7. Yes, very clever use of the letters you have here Connie! I love this fabulous design with the "Nutcracker" theme! Always fun to check out what you are using your next letter for! :)

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  8. What a fabulous idea - love the nutcracker!! Thanks so very much for joining us this time at the Creative Fingers Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  9. What A Beauty this is I love it.
    Thank You for joining us at Polkadoodles Craft Challenge
    Hugs and Creativity
    Cinderella https://cinderellasdreamcardsblog.blogspot.com/
    XX

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  10. Fabulous design, beautifully made. Many thanks for joining in with Polkadoodles Challenges this week. Lou

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  11. Fabulous card.Great idea too...thank you for joining us at A GEM OF A CHALLENGE,hope to see you again
    Željka DT xx

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