Timeless Tuesday ~ Fussy Cutting Fun!


Hey hey hey stampers!  Welcome to another fabulous Timeless Tuesday Challenge with Flourishes!

This week our lovely hostess Jenny has a cool challenge for us!  This week's challenge is to...


For me there is nothing better than sitting down with scissors in hand cutting out detailed stamped images - it's like therapy - but today... I cheated!!  LOL!  Today, for my card creation, I used the new stamp set "Star of Bethlehem" stamp set and I used it's accompanying silhouette cut file! Yup... having cut files for all my gorgeous stamp sets is awesome and makes it SO EASY to put together a new card.  

For my cut file cardstock, I used Classic White cardstock.  This cardstock "cuts like buttah" on my Silhouette Cameo! *Sigh!*

I used my new favourite neutral cardstock, "Cinder" from the "Cool Neutrals" Color Made Easy cardstock collection.  It matched perfectly to my holiday themed patterned papers!

My card today is a Surprise Pop-Up style card.  You can find a quick written and video tutorial on this card style HERE at Splitcoaststampers.  Here is the inside of my card front with the tag pulled up... 


I stamped my greeting in "Black Tuxedo" ink from Memento with a green inked floral too.  And at the top of my tag, for my "Merry Christmas", I used Versamark ink with white embossing powder.  All of these images and sentiments are included in the "Star of Bethlehem" stamp set!

I even decorated the inside of my card too...


I also created my card for this week's Christmas Card Challenges: #47 - use flowers and for the Splitcoaststampers Hope You Can Cling To challenge: HYCCT1308 - "It's a Cover Up!"; a hidden message challenge. 

Thanks for checking out this week's Timeless Tuesday Challenge today!  Please be sure to check out some wonderful inspiration from our extremely talented team:
Happy stamping this week everyone!

~ Ally ~

Sponsored by Flourishes LLC

Supplies:
stamps:  Flourishes (Star of Bethlehem)
cardstock:   Flourishes Classic White, "Cool Neutrals" Collection, Bazzill 
patterned papers, stickers:  Echo Park ('Tis the Season)
die cut shapes:  Spellbinders
ink:   Memento, Stampin' Up!
cut files:  Flourishes
tools:  Silhouette
ribbon:  misc.
silver string:  Flourishes
silver pearls:  Recollections.

8 comments:

  1. Gorgeous! I love it!
    Thanks for playing with us at Christmas Card Challenges this week!
    Monica - CCC DT

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  2. This is so clever Ally! Love the colours and decorative paper you used. Great colouring of the Star of Bethlehem image.

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  3. This is lovely! The pop up is fabulous!

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  4. WOW...love this pop up card...your papers are fabulous and your sentiment and image treatments are awesome...yep, you rocked another one girlie! :)

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  5. Perfection! Beautiful colors, classy design, and fab details (love that bit of green scallop showing behind the red circle).

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  6. I love this! You make the most wonderful & intricate "surprise" cards so beautifully!

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  7. Wow! Very cool engineered card! Thank you for linking up at Christmas Card Challenges! Karen N (DT)

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  8. This is awesome, I love the little pop up! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges.

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Thanks for brightening my day. I read each and every comment.
Hugs,
Ally.