A couple of cards for a couple of challenges

The last couple of days I’ve been very busy making Christmas cards. At first, I didn’t have much inspiration, but art cards challenge blog encouraged me to try a technique called retiform (with post-it masks) and once I did, there was no stopping me! Here’s a selection of the cards I made:

The above card is my entry for the following challenges:

And here’s another one for the following challenges:

I’d like to enter this third card into the following challenges:

And this last card, is my take on the following challenges:

Stamps used

  • Stampers Anonymous:  artful mosaic, design scrap, Christmas carol, sentiments
  • Kruidvat:  Santa.

17 comments on “A couple of cards for a couple of challenges

  1. mandi says:

    What a glorious stamp!
    the LIM one is terrific
    thank you
    mandi LIM

  2. forrestwife says:

    lovely Santa image.
    thanks for creating with Created Byhand

  3. Chrissie says:

    Lots of variations on a theme here Aisling. Love them all and the LIM variation is superb!
    Thanks so much
    “Less is More”

  4. Hazel says:

    Your cards are beautiful – thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 49 – hope to see you again soon. x

  5. Caroline says:

    Beautiful cards, Aisling. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady

  6. Julie says:

    Lovely Christmas cards!

  7. Bee says:

    Really like this technique, your finished card is great. Thank you for joining us on the TIOT challenge. Hugs Bee

  8. Rainbow Lady says:

    All lovely cards and love the monochromatic look. Thanks for sharing
    Love Cynthia x

  9. Karen says:

    Glorious cards, lovely Santa, love the way you’ve used colours Karen x

  10. Pat says:

    Super cards, all so different, thanks for sharing at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

  11. sharon says:

    Gorgeous cards, I love the stamps you’ve used and the colours are lovely. Thanks for joining in with the Daring Cardmakers this week x

  12. Kathyk says:

    Lovely cards – I’m torn between number two and number four as my faves but they’re all gr8


  13. Gez says:

    Ooh beautiful cards. How clever. Loving your holly.

  14. Kathy says:

    Thanks for sharing your lovely card with The Daring Cardmakers It’s just right for our December’s Flowers of the Month challenge

  15. Ros says:

    Love this technique and the monochromatic colours.

  16. Robyn Wood says:

    Boy you have been busy Aisling! I love your take on the technique & of course your Inkurable entry 🙂

  17. Lena says:

    Lovely cards! That stamp IS outstanding.

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