This Darling Donkey is kicking up his heels, celebrating the New Year. Today’s card came together with current, retiring, and soon-to-be-released products.
The current and retiring products are in my Product List below. The Darling Donkeys Stamp Set #155264 and Berry Delightful Designer Paper #157613 are Sale-A-Bration items (FREE with a qualifying order) and can be ordered January 5, 2021.
First, I stamped the celebrating donkey in Memento Black Ink on Whisper White Cardstock, and colored him with Light and Dark Crumb Cake Stampin’ Blends. Full disclosure on his intricate cutting will be on my January 1st blog, which made him fun to attach with Dimensionals.
The donkey is surrounded by a wreath, created with two Wreath Builder Dies. The colorful berries were cut from Berry Delightful Designer Paper.
The leaves were cut from Brushed Metallic Cardstock, and “inlaid” in Plaid Tidings Designer Paper. In order to do this, I used the same die to cut the leaves from the plaid paper, then filled in the “holes” with the metallic die-cut. Then, I glued the circle of berries on top.
The background is a Crumb Cake card base, 8 1/2″ X 5 1/2″, folded at 4 1/4″ with a Whisper White Cardstock layer, 4″ X 5 1/4″. The Plaid Tidings Designer Paper is 1/8″ smaller to give it a 1/16″ white border.
The word “Happy” is from the Peace & Joy Stamp Set, stamped in Rich Razzelberry Ink, cut by hand, and attached with Dimensionals. “2021” was made with Playful Alphabet Dies, Crumb Cake Cardstock, and Foam Adhesive Sheets.
You can click here to see the list of retiring items from the Year-End Closeout, December 8th – January 4th. Order early, before things sell out. The list is long, but to make it easier, it’s in order by page number (August-December 2020 Mini Catalog).
My December Host Code Gift
Add my Host Code ( AYSGTJKE ) in the box provided when you order a minimum of $50.00 in the month of December, and I will send the Gold Hoop Embellishments to you in January.
Create your own small wreaths or tags with Gold Hoops Embellishments as a base. Add die-cut greenery pieces or other layers for an elegant and trendy finished product.
* 10 pieces
My December Drawing Prize
This month’s drawing will be a Card Kit (makes 8 cards with envelopes) and the Rise & Shine Stamp Set (photopolymer). Your name will be entered in the drawing when you place a minimum $100 order in December.
You can click on my shop button, or the pictures in my Product List, to go to my store. Have fun filling your shopping cart! I’ll announce the winner January 1st.
If you’d like to join my Dream Makers Team, click here:
Click here to see the Refreshed Clearance (under Sales & Specials)
Thanks for stopping by! Happy New Year!