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Thu 16

Blog Blitz Day Four...




WELCOME to Day Four of the Memory Box 2015 Holiday release Blog Blitz!  A week of inspiration and chances to win beautiful dies from the new collection!

Pam here to share a festive Christmas card using the NEW Poinsettia Ribbon die.  I die cut it in Metallic Gold and Red card-stock and mounted the gold ribbon piece with mounting squares behind the ribbon part and then mounting squares behind each of the red poinsettia petals. A gorgeous die!  I love it!




 I did the ink smooshing watercolor technique for the background in three Distress ink colors, Abandoned Coral, Barn Red and Fired Brick.  A few spatters of gold ink and some pearls to glam it up a little.  

I mounted the panel to gold card-stock and then to a 5.5 inch square white card base, that I stamped the Merry Christmas Combo stamp on, and embossed in gold embossing powder.


Comment on this post by July 19th at 11:59 pm EST for a chance to win the Poinsettia Ribbon die!  Good luck! 

Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps and dies I used...



What an amazing statement this card makes, but so simply and effectively.

I've never seen a die quite like this...and it's so beautiful! Love the background and all that shiny gold!

Wow, breathtakingly beautiful and awe inspiring!!!!! Thank for sharing and the opportunity to win!

Wow! I just love the way this color pops right off the page! Beautiful card!

Love this die! Your reds and gold sing! Beautiful!

This card is totally stunning!!!

What a lovely, elegant card. When I first looked at that card, I thought it was real ribbon. What a clever die! Love doing smoothing and yours is so pretty. Another Pam Sparks gorgeous card!

Very festive with the classic red and gold combination. Lovely.

The background on this card is amazing! The die really sets it off.

That is the most gorgeous poinsettia card I have ever seen! What a fabulous die!!

Such a rich looking card! Stunning!

This is one of the best dies I have seen, beautiful

What is the Smooshing watercolor technique, and how is it done?

Wow a very stunning card and great use of the new poinsettia die.

What a beautiful card! Just love the poinsettia with the ribbon.

Gorgeous card!! Love the background!!

What a beautiful card!

What a beautiful composition.

Wow, a very pretty and classy card!

Love the gold around the poinsettia leaves. Striking.

What a gorgeously vibrant card! The red is just lovely with the gold outline.

Wow! That's a beautiful card. I really love that poinsettia ribbon die.

Love the smoosh ... love that die cut.

Oh Wow!
This card is absolutely stunning, I love the vibrancy of the mix of reds you've used to creat the background, a technique I am definitely going to try....
There isn't anything about this card that I don't like.......just beautiful...
Hugz Kath...xx..

Amazing Card, love the die. The background is fantastic.

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