Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Jumbo Alphabet Christmas

We made these Christmas cards at one of my last Stamp-a-Stacks. I always like to show a few cards using non-Christmassy sets, in this case an Alphabet. This is one of my favourite alphabets, Jumbo Outline. It's normally $77.95, but has just been announced on the Inventory Clearance List for $38.98!! If you've been buying lots of pressies for everyone else, why not treat yourself to a bargain stamp set for Christmas. There are lots of other fantastic bargains on the list too!
This alphabet is perfect for stamping on plain or patterned paper and cutting out (like this), stamping and then watercolouring, or you can combine the two - stamp on Patterned Paper like I've done and then lightly watercolour with a Blender Pen in the same colour as the paper, just to make the letters stand out a bit more.

I'll be back soon to show you Amy and Jacob's Christmas cards for their friends!

Materials (all Stampin' Up!)
stamps: Jumbo Outline Alphabet, Snow Swirled, Many Merry Messages
ink: Baja Breeze, Kiwi Kiss, Chocolate Chip
card: Baja Breeze, Kiwi Kiss, Chocolate Chip
other: Baja Breeze Patterns DSP, Kiwi Kiss Patterns DSP, Mat pack, White Gel Pen, Kiwi Kiss Satin ribbon, Baja Breeze Striped Ribbon, Kiwi Kiss Striped Ribbon, Eyelet Border Punch, Scallop Edge Punch, Blender pen


  1. These are very cute, so simple and pretty!

  2. They look great Marelle. You clever girl!





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