Sunday, November 24, 2013

For unto Us a Child Is Born

I made another Christmas card; at this rate, they will all be done soon.

Starting with white cardstock, a red piece is laid on top of it. The next layer is white paper; you can't actually tell, but it was run through a Cuttlebug EF (Swiss Dots). On top of that is a layer of silver tulle. The focal point of this one is the sentiment: "For unto us a child is born." It is mounted on a red piece of cardstock and put in the upper left hand corner of the card with dimensional stickies. A white glittery double-looped bow is added on the right, then the whole card was sprayed with Krylon Diamond Dust spray. Finally, three red rhinestones were added at the bottom of the framed sentiment. Note: It is really important that if you are going to spray your entire card with any embellishing spray, do it before you add rhinestones. Otherwise, their sparkle will be dulled.

Here is the card:

The sparkly double-looped bow:

Diamond dust sparkles:

I am entering this card in the following challenges ending:

Nov 26 Word Art Wednesday - ATG 5E #1
Nov 28 4 Crafty Chicks - ATG UE
Nov 28 Inspired by Stamping Blogspot - ATG UE
Nov 28 Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG UE
Nov 29 A Gem of a Challenge - Sparkles UE
Nov 30 Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge - ATG as Long as It's Christmas UE
Nov 30 Ribbon Carousel Blog - Holidays and Celebrations UE
Nov 30 613 Avenue Create - ATG UE
Dec 04 Stampavie and More- Christmas
Dec 06 Challenges 4 Everybody - ATG 3E #1 

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I always appreciate your visits, and your encouraging comments mean more to me than you know. As always, God's highest and best to you today and every day.

Many rich blessings,

Ginny B.

Romans 10:9-11
If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is by believing in your heart that you are made right with God, and it is by confessing with your mouth that you are saved. NLT


  1. Very pretty! It reminds me of how some streets look when all the neighbors have decorated their homes with those icicle lights and every now and then you come across an independent thinker who has red bulbs on his house! Love all the wonderful sparklel! I must get some of that Krylon Diamond Dust! Thanks for dropping this beauty off by our house here at 613 Avenue Create!
    Chana, Owner

  2. Incredible creation! Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  3. What a beautiful card. I love the bow and the sparkle. The silvery-threaded layer of tulle is gorgeous. Thanks for linking up with us at the SIster Act Challenge Blog.
    Cathy xx

  4. Very elegant and lovely card Ginny.

  5. Love the bow! Thanks so much for sharing at Stampavie and More Challenge!

    Stampavie and More DT

  6. Gorgeous, especialy the big bow.
    Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create

    Huggsss, Angelique

  7. This is wonderful. Love everything that glitter and sparkle and that bow is a beauty. So glad you blessed us with your awesome project this week at Word Art Wednesday. Hugs, always!

    JO ANN

  8. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a Challenge and good luck.

  9. Thanks for entering this delightful card for my CHNC challenge extra for November - hope to see you again soon. x

  10. a very nice card thanks for joining us at stampavie and more


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