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Thursday, January 31, 2013

Card Making Classes

My friend Penny has done a couple of the online card making classes given by Jennifer McGuire and thoroughly enjoyed them.  I signed up for Clean and Simple 2, which started a couple of days ago and is basically the art of simple, well designed cards that feature lots of stamping.  Our day one project was to make a card inspired by one of the sketches they posted on the lesson plan, and this is the card I came up with.
 
 
I've decided to use the class to get a good head start on my Christmas cards... yes, I realise it's only January but I truly need a BIG head start!  I really enjoyed using the techniques explained in the class and had a wonderful time rediscovering some of the old stamps that have been hiding in my stash for years!

11 comments:

  1. Really like this Beccy. Never too early to start Christmas Cards and discover our hidden stamps. luv annie

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  2. Gorgeous card! What a great idea to get a head start on Christmas. Love the design and layout of this one. Wish I had signed up for the class.

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  3. Love the black/red combo you used. Really great CAS card!

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  4. This is very pretty! It's a smart idea to make Christmas cards whenever you're inspired. :)

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  5. What a beautiful card.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  6. Gorgeous Beccy!...my kind of card :) Viv xx

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  7. What a beauty! Love the pop of red.

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  8. Beautiful card Beccy! Nice to get a head start on the Christmas cards!

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  9. This is beautiful!
    I always think I will do a Christmas card every week so I don´t have to rush in November, it´s great you atarted with this beauty!!!
    Hugs,
    Ardilla

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