A RemARKable Christmas

Welcome to the RemARKable 25th Anniversary Best of Blog Tour – hard to believe we’re near the end of these great sets!

Maui Stamper Best of Christmas RemARKable Blog TourThe soft color palette in this card provides contrast with the traditional manger scene.  It was simple and quite enjoyable to color the vignette with Stampin’ Write markers – I actually did quite a few of these for a craft fair later this month.

Maui Stamper Best of Christmas RemARKable Blog TourI’ve learned to give myself permission to be a little messy with my coloring.  That’s a big step for this perfectionist!

All the images in this set are perfectly sized for 3 x 3 gift enclosure cards, but I think this manger works especially well:

Maui Stamper Best of Christmas RemARKable Blog TourAlmost the same, and just as easy to do!

Here’s another very traditional holiday image, this time in very traditional colors.

Maui Stamper Best of Christmas RemARKable Blog TourAgain, this is a card you could produce very easily as the coloring is simple and then it’s just punch, punch, snip, snip, stamp, tie a knot and send!

Maui Stamper Best of Christmas RemARKable Blog TourI recommend you use the fine point of the Stampin’ Write markers to color the Holly leaves and berries first, then fill in Santa’s cap.  I used an Aquapainter with a little Blushing Bride ink for Santa’s face.

Maui Stamper 25th Anniversary Best of DecemberBest of December #134384  $14.95

Don’t forget that when you have ordered 6 of these stamp sets, you can send in the little “25” images to receive a free set valued at no more than $14.95.

It’s time to see what Andi Potler has created at http://www.absolutekreations.com!  We hope you’ve enjoyed these projects as much as we have!

Maui Stamper 25th Anniversary Blog Tour Next BlogHere’s the entire lineup for your blog-hopping pleasure!

Nancy Amato          http://stampinallnight.blogspot.com
Melissa Bolinger      http://www.stampinup.net/blog/2089191
Jackie Bottomley     http://www.jackiebottomley.blogspot.com
Susan Carlson         http://www.stampinmomoffour.blogspot.com
Tamra Davis             http://www.thecardladies.com
Sherri Eddleblute      http://www.sweetestdesigns.blogspot.com
Lynn Embrey            http://www.possibilitiestamperstudio.com
Kathy Hamrick          http://www.countryroads.typepad.com
Crystal Kondo           http://www.card-ed.com
Deb Lehigh               http://thestampinhut.typepad.com
Anne Matasci            http://www.MauiStamper.wordpress.com
Andi Potler                 http://www.absolutekreations.com
Michele Reynolds      http://www.inspirationink.typepad.com
Sharon Tisdale          http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/coveredbridgesstamper/blog
Janet Wakeland        http://www.remarkablycreated.com

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