Red All Over

i made this very quick and easy card for two christmas challenges and my stash.

copyright linda @ magenta poinsettia paper

the current jingle belles’ prompt is rudolph the red nosed reindeer, with the emphasis on red, predominantly red.

the ABC christmas challenge is Q for Quick layout.

i cut a 12 x 12 sheet of magenta poinsettia paper to make a set of cards but i only got one made so far. i usually spend hours watercolouring an image so whenever i make a quick and easy card, i feel like i cheated so i added a bit of shading with a colour pencil and then i added yellow stickles to the centres. i stamped the penny black sentiment with versafine crimson red ink and it was done.

thanks for popping by.

7 thoughts on “Red All Over

  1. Wowza … those are some stunning Christmas blooms … the glittery centers are the perfect finishing touch … so glad you rocked the red with us at jingle belles.

  2. oh wow, isn’t that glorious?! love the shading and sparkle you added to those beautiful poinsettias! thanks for helping us rock the red at JINGLE BELLES! :)

  3. Wonderful card! I love the image you’ve used and the deep red flower is so pretty. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck.
    Dorte x

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