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Mixed Media Vintage Santa Card

Christmas Cards are one of my favorite traditions. The vintage Santa digital images are a perfect jumping off point.


Here is what I used:
Digital Image  
Paper  
Dew Drops  
Embossing Powder  
Ribbon    
Ink  
Stickles  
Adhesives  
Gold Leaf  


Using a ruler I placed a few staggered lines and added tape strip for gold leaf.


Gold leaf top and bottom:




Added Dew Drops:


Splattered a few gold ink drops and Stickles over the lines


Creating the Santa took the longest. 
I created a collage over heavyweight paper with the images:


Punched out a circle size:



Taped the edges, filled with melted embossing powder.


Then gold leafed the edges.



Finished with the ribbon and here we have it:




I plan on a few more Christmas inspirational moments this month; join the bestest Design Team for all you need to get into the spirit of the season!
Ciao for now, 
-Trish Alger

Comments

  1. THAT IS GLORIOUS! Your use of the clear emobssing powder is amazing and the simplicity of the ornaments offsets the earthiness of the image.

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    1. Aww, you are so sweet! Thank you for your kind words.

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