I know, I know, it's still the first week of November, and I've made another Christmas card, and not even for a challenge. Here's my card, then I'll explain:
I was enabled to need this set last year, and for some reason I pulled it out of my Holiday Stuff drawer the other day. I stamped the string of lights repeatedly to cover two sides of the card. Then the card panel seemed very white, so I used some Distress Ink to add a bit of color to the main open area, and tried to add a bit around the edges and between the bulbs, too.
I colored the tops of the lights with a gold gel pen, colored the lights with Copics, then covered the lights with clear Wink of Stella. They are shiny:
For my last act, I used my MISTI to stamp the sentiment.
I plan to focus more on Thanks and Fall-themed cards in November, but since I haven't designed my Christmas or Chanukkah cards yet, a few more will undoubtedly slip into the mix. Oh, and this card won't be my mass-produced card. Nuh-uh. My mama didn't raise any fools.
Thanks for stopping by!
Some of the stuff I used: Copics (0, Y13, Y08, YR02, YR15, B02, B05, G02, G05, R02, R35), gold gelly pen, and the following: