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Monday, April 8, 2013

Merry Monday # 57

We have another fun sketch for the Merry Monday Challenge.  Go HERE to access the blog and see all the fantastic cards made by the DT...and get a jump start on your Christmas cards for 2013!
Here is the sketch and these are the products I used:
 All Papertrey products
paper:  white, avocado green, pure poppy, holiday flourishes and swirls pattern paper
ink:  avocado green, versamark, pure poppy
dies:  Bells & boughs
stamps:  Bells & Boughs, Happiest of Holidays, Peaceful Poinsettias
misc:  holly impression plate, white filigree embossing powder 
 Thank you for selecting my card to win the "honourable mention".  I am truly honoured to receive it.


  1. What a stunning card Colleen, wow! Love the colours and the papers. Thank you for joining us at Merry Monday!

  2. Beautiful Christmas card, Colleen! Such pretty papers and I love your sentiment!
    Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Mondays! :)

  3. Yes another great card Colleen. I've made this one also.

  4. This is a great Christmas card! Like the fresh white of the stamping!

  5. Wonderfully elegant card...awesome blooms! Thanks for playing with us at Merry Monday!

  6. Fabulous detail, fantastic colours, awesome card. Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday.

  7. Oh my goodness this is such a gorgeous card Colleen! I LOVE the papers you've used and your poinsettia is just fabulous! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday this week!

  8. Wonderful card, I love the colours you used. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday this week.

  9. I love the holly background and the sheet music flag! The embossed sentiment is so striking! Thanks, Colleen, for sharing this beauty with us at Merry Monday!


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