Friday, January 1, 2016

HOC Embossing and/or Color Challenge

Happy New Year!
Hope your holidays have been great and you are
looking forward to what's ahead for 2016!
I know I am!

We have a new challenge starting today at

We are asking you to create a project using
Embossing and/or colors from the inspiration photo. 


I decided to do the embossing and even though we're not
asking you to use the photo as inspiration I did so
for my easel card!


The image I used is called "First Class Post" from

I colored with Spectrum Noir markers,
Punched the borders with  Martha Stewart punches
and used an embossing folder from the Paper Studio.
The butterflies were punched with a Fiskars punch.
The sentiment was stamped and die cut with a stamp
and die from Hot Off the Press.

We hope you'll join us at
We'd love to see what you come up with!

I'm linking  up t:
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes

Thanks for taking a look!



18 comments:

  1. Adorable easel card Judy, just as cute as can be, and like how you used the brick embossing! Donna HOC Teamie

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  2. Happy new year Judy. Like howe you have used the embossed background to that cute stamp.

    (✿*‿*) Ma (Merethe)
    Teamie HOC
    http://majaapia.blogspot.no/

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  3. Thank you for your warm welcome and OMG love your easel card. DLove how you created a "scene".

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  4. So cute, love how you used the photo itself as inspiration.

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  5. OH my goodness, this is just TOTALLY darling! I LOVE the fun texture and the sweet scene you created! BEAUTIFUL work, friend! HUGS and HAPPY NEW YEAR! :) Mynn xx

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  6. happy new year judy! oh my goodness, this is adorable!! i love the brick embossing and how you've used a very cute image that looks like the brick in the photo!
    linda HOC teamie

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  7. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

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  8. Super cute! Love, love, love that image! Thanks so much for the warm welcome to the DT - looking forward to lots of fun!

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  9. So cute, Thank you for playing along with Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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  10. Yes, I definitely see the inspiration for your card! Beautiful coloring and the embossing really adds texture! So, so cute!! Thanks for sharing with us at TTCRD.
    Katrina
    ScrappyHorses.blogspot.com

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  11. Wowsa! This card is stunning and sweet! Your coloring is amazing! jane hoc dt

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  12. I love this sweet image! Wonderful coloring!!
    Thanks for playing along this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!
    Debbie (TMS DT)
    Debbie's Dash of This and That

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  13. Adorable card, Judy! I love your bright colors and that embossed brick wall! Darling! Have a warm and crafty 2016!
    Take Care!
    Michele

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  14. This is super cute!! I love it! The brick wall is awesome and I love how you used the picture as inspiration as well. :)

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  15. Adorable!!! The image is cute and love the embossing background. Thanks for the warm welcome to the team :o)
    Tina

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  16. This is great, Judy! Jo x HOC/DT Teamie

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  17. Hi Judy! Beautiful and sweet card ... thanks for sharing with us. Cheers! Paula

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