Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Freshly Made Sketches: Christmas Wreath

It's time for a new sketch at Freshly Made Sketches! Today we have a sketch by Linda.


I'd love to be creative with this one - but how could I not do a wreath at this time of the year??!!  I have this new to my stash wreath die from Memory Box and sentiment from Right at Home.  I love this sentiment set - it's new to my stash and it will definitely be my go-to this year.

FMS Wreath

I think the little berries make this card!!  They are Little Things from Lucy's Cards Glossy Berry Mix Pearls.  They have a fabulous golden sheen!

I wanted a simple background but unique - so I used Taylored Expressions Brick by Brick Stencil but I taped off a number of them to give it this random look.  Once I had the stencil all taped up, I did a number of these backgrounds so you'll be seeing more of them.

I hope to see you playing along this week at Freshly Made Sketches.

SUPPLY LIST
Stamps: Right at Home Peace Love Joy
Dies: Memory Box Pine Wreath, Taylored Expressions Door to Door Summer Decor (the bow) and Stitched Rectangle Stacklets
Cardstock: Taylored Expressions Peapod and Granny Smith
Miscellaneous: Taylored Expressions Brick by Brick Stencil, Dreamweaver Embossing Paste, Little Things from Lucy's Cards Glossy Berry Mix Pearls, Versamark, Taylored Expressions Fine Detail Gold Embossing Powder

10 comments:

  1. Soooooo elegant! Fabulous wreath......fabulous sentiment......and I love the texture in the background!

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  2. I like the little bricks in the background! This is wonderful Kim!

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  3. OMG... this card is FABULOUS! Love everything about it. The sentiment, the bricks, the wreath 'fullness' and the berries.
    Beautiful Work! Hugs.

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  4. WOW! Love what you did with the embossing folder--very clever. You're right about those berries, too.

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  5. Oh, those bricks in the background! What a wonderful look! And I've got that same sentiment set and I can't wait to ink it up!

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  6. This card is just gorgeous Kim! I love that brick wall background and that wreath. Oh that wreath! Such a beautiful Christmas card!!!

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  7. I second the others: stunning! The wreath, the door, the brickwork, the berries...a composition of festive beauty!
    ~c

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  8. Oh, that sentiment is a total wow! And the brick background and gorgeous wreath all add up to one stunning card!

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  9. Very pretty. Love the bricks and the pretty wreath with those shiny beads. TFS

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