Thursday, February 2, 2017

A Penguin March for Merry Monday #233

 
Hello Family, Friends and Stampers!!
 
I now have Family peeking in...so I want to acknowledge them!
(Hello!)
 
 
Today's challenge is Merry Monday #223
It is a Christmas Card Challenge!
I know! Christmas? But hey, when you are
 mailing out over 100 cards each Christmas...
You have to start early!
So with each Christmas Challenge...it is another 2 cards made!
 
 
Here is the Challenge:
 
 
As you can read...it also states 'five of something on it!'
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

 
I used '5' Penguins!
 
I have a Grand-daughter that loves Penguins and I have
a long standing joke with my daughter regarding Penguins.
 
Guess which two are getting these cards?
 
 
Here is the inside of the Card!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the Card with it's stamped, matching envelope!
 

 
 
 
Here are the Stock and Measures:
 
Stock:
 
Stampin'Up! Cardstock:
'Basic Black'
Whisper White'
 
DSP:
'Candy Cane Lane'-retired
'Black Glimmer Paper'-retired
'Glimmer Paper Silver'-retired
 
Stampin'Up! Stamp Sets:
'Jolly Bingo Bits'-retired (Penguins)
'Cookie Cutter Christmas'-retired (Greeting and Sentiment)
 
Ink Pad:
Archival Stampin' Pad- 'Basic Black'
 
Measures:
 
Card Base: 5 1/2" x 11", scored at 4 1/4"
DSP: 5 1/4" x 4"
Stamped Panel: 5" x 3 3/4"
 
Glimmer Papers 1 1/2" x 5"-Cut in half using a wavy cutter
(mine is an old one from Creative Memories)
 
Fast Fuse to adhere the Glimmer Papers to each other.
 
Regular Stampin'Up! Snail adhesive to adhere everything else.
 
 
Here is your 'C' note!
 
 
I thought the Cardinals looked a bit Christmas-y for Today's Post!
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings and Merriment to you ALL!
 



8 comments:

Cindy C. said...

Adorable, I love how you used the inspiration photo!! And you stamped the inside too, nice!!

Debbie Henderson said...

I love the way you lined up your penguins on a glittery hill! Thanks for playing Merry Monday with us!

Marcia HIll said...

Cute, cute penguins and card...love all the glitter and sparkle too! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Merry Monday! :0)

Heather Hopson said...

really nice card. They are so cute and I love your inside of the card. It is always nice to see the finished product.

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

Love those darling little penguins - what a sweet card!! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Merry Monday!

Susan Joyce said...

Delightful Christmas card, love the row of penguins, too cute! Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday.

PJ said...

Adorable card, love those little penguins, and that glimmer paper is awesome.
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Notes by Nina said...

So cute, I love your sweet penguins. Thank you for playing along with Merry Monday.