Sunday, December 23, 2012

CI Paint Inspired By: Merry Christmas

Good Morning Everyone!!!
if you are looking for the "Owl Be Home For Christmas"Blog Hop
click HERE

It is time for another fun
Inspired By Challenge 
over at

This weeks Challenge~
Inspired By: Merry Christmas
we want to see all those last minute Christmas cards/projects/gifts

For my inspiration I used this sketch from
Catch The Bug~ Stella's Sketch #126
and one of my all time favorite Bugaboo Stamps~
and came up with this.....
I love all the texture and dimension and sparkle this card has...
maybe one of my favorite holiday cards from 2012 :)
Here is a close-up of Ava
I added Creative Inspiration Paint~ Resplendence Angel Dust glitter to her wings
and Green Olive and Rustic Red Paint to the mistletoe
The rest of her was colored with my copics
Supplies Used:
Paper~ Kraft, White
Bazzill~ Green Cardstock
PTI~ Scarlet Jewel
Making Memories~ Noel
Stamps~ Bugaboo Stamps~
Ava Christmas~ Mistletoe Fairy
Ink~ Copic
Resplendence Angel Dust
Green Olive and Rustic Red
Sewing Machine
Trim (stash)
Candi's (stash)
Holly Leaves (Recollection ?)

I hope you like my project and will play along with us over at
Creative Inspirations Paint!
Remember you do not need CI Paints on your project but if you have them we would
LOVE to see how you use them!!!

Don't forget Creative Inspirations Paint is having a sale
This is a GREAT time to stock up!!!

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a GREAT day!!!
Entering this into the following challenges:
Catch The Bug~ Stella Says Sketch Challenge #126
Catch The Bug~ December Recipe Challenge (Border)
DL Art~ Thankful Thursday 
Cupcake Inspiration~ Challenge 191 Red/White/Green Christmas
Top Tip Tuesday~Anything Christmas
Simon Says Stamps~ Anything Christmas
Really Reasonable Ribbon~ Anything Goes
The Ribbon Carousel~Holiday Spirit


  1. Your card is adorable Jessica, You really showcased the paints beautifully

    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday challenge.
    DIANA L.

  2. Very pretty and you used that sketch perfectly.

    Happy Holidays,
    Carson's Creations

  3. Beautiful card - love the image and wishing you a very Merry Christmas. Hugs, Karon.

  4. So the sparkly wings!! Lee-Ann :)

  5. Beautiful card Jess! I love that her wings are holly leaves, that's so creative! Have a Wonderful Christmas!!

  6. This is just gorgeous, Jessica!! What a sweet colored her beautifully!! I love her sparkly holly leaf wings!! You rocked the sketch!! I hope you have a joyous holiday season filled with love and happiness!! Merry Christmas my friend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  7. very cute, one of my favorite images so cute, thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations
    happy holidays,

    Tina sweetie dt

  8. What an Adorable card!A darling image & perfect coloring!Love the sparkle!
    Wishing you & your family the BEST Christmas EVER!!

  9. Supercute card. Merry Christmas!

  10. Darling card! Thank you for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

  11. This is my Favorite Card. I just love how it turned out. I would go into details but everything is seriously just perfect about it my friend.

  12. Gorgeous card Jessica, so very sweet and pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp.
    Merry Christmas :)
    hugs Mandy xx

  13. Carinissima questa card.....bello il timbro che hai usato
    Ciao da Ale

  14. What a darling card! Love all the red "dots!" Thanks for joining in the fun at Cupcake Inspirations!

  15. I love this card! Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge.

  16. Thanks for entering our Recipe challenge at Bugaboo's Catch the Bug blog this week AND for using a Bugaboo image. GOOD LUCK in the draw - and don't forget to pop back to see if you are a winner!
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang

  17. Goodness Gravy - I just LOVE LOVE LOVE this card! Fabulous in every way!!
    Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug Recipe Challenge AND the Stella Says Sketch Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you join us again for our NEWEST challenge.
    Happy New Year – we look forward to seeing you in 2013!!
    Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

  18. Such a gorgeous card. Love that image and the sparkle on the wings. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx