Non Traditional Christmas Cards -B&W

8:39:00 PM Venus and Luanne @ Sisters Craft Cafe 8 Comments

A pleasant hello to everyone! Non Traditional Christmas Cards Challenge is in!
Cards: Northridge Publishing and Sugar Creek Hollow are my one of my fave blogs when it comes to card design challenges. Try to visit these sites and have some fun.

Here are my Non Traditional Christmas Cards for this week's challenges

Card #1. BLANC et NOIR
Black and white with medallion

 I like glitters!

I'm entering my Blanc et Noir with Medallion card to Moxie Fab World Championing Medallions Challenge . For those who want to play, the challenge will end on Monday midnight, December 5, 2011. Join in!

Also visit and play at  Wee Memories Challenge #78 Sponsored by Artful Delight

Materials for the Black and White with Medallion Card
Serendipity "Blue Boutique" cardstock
White cardstock
Black cardstock
Spellbinders Parisian die accent
Spellbinders label 4 die
Spellbinders Kaleidoscope die
Star puncher
Martha Stewart doily border punch
Hot glue
Sticky gems
Leecho glitter glue

Card #2: Peaceful Christmas

This is my vintage shabby chic non traditional Christmas card. 
The color motif for this card: sky blue, aqua blue, purple, brown. 
I have no dies for the trees, so I just cut them out by hand.

There's music in the frosty forest. Wish I had stamps that says "Peaceful Christmas". 

Cream cardstock
DCWV glittery cardstock
Aqua blue cardstock
brown and blue cardstock
Musical notes - printed from a digi by Far Far Hill
Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder
Martha Stewart Doily border punch
Circle punch
Spellbinders kaleidoscope die
Leecho glitter glue
Tim Holtz Distress Ink
PS.. I'd like to thank my sister,  Luanne,  for sending me the Tim Holtz Distress Ink , the brown and blue cardstock and the Spellbinder's Kaleidoscope. Mwah!!

Thank you very much for visiting my blog!

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  1. Two great cards, super color combos. The black and white is very elegant and the purple and teal is so fun and festive. So glad you could join us to day at Sugar Creek Hollow.
    Hugs, Heide

  2. Beautiful cards! sister. Love the 1st card very elegant love the color black and white. Very cute card with trees.

  3. I just love your cards! It's fun making non-traditional holiday projects. The black one is my favorite. Thanks for leaving kind comments at Polly's. Good luck in our giveaway...hope you win : )

  4. Hey Venus! Thanks again for linking up to the Championing Award Medallions Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! :)

  5. Fantastic cards!!! Thanks for joining us at Wee Memories Challenge!

  6. Ah these are both super, Do love the black and White one, thanks for sharing on Flashback Friday 20.0, Hazelxo

  7. Two wonderful cards. The black and white version is perfect for the Flashback 20.0 challenge. Love the medallion centre.

  8. i LOVE the b&w christmas card!!!!
    so glad you joined us on FBF 20.0 :)


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