Friday, November 2, 2018

Fun Friday with Patti & Penny #3

Oh my goodness where did this week go? and while you are searching - where did October go?!

Happy November everyone and welcome to my self proclaimed weekly event:

Fun Friday with Patti & Penny

That's me and Penny Black and some pretty terrific product that is new in the Welcome Winter 2018 release. 

For my cards today I focused on Red and White, my favorite color combination for holiday cards.

Card #1 uses the small spray of flowers from the Joyful Holiday #30-497 stamp set as well as the "Hello" from Holiday Hello #51-460 colored with Prisma Pencils.

Card #2 uses a sentiment from the new set called Christmas Bunch #30-520 as well as a couple of my "old" favorite products, Gingerbread Cottage #51-371 and Scrolls Half Edger #51-446.  I thought the scrolls made the perfect impression of swirling snow : ) tied up with some red and white Baker's Twine.

Card #3 uses a beautiful sentiment from the  Smile All Season stamp set #30-516 as well as another image from the Joyful Holiday #30-497 set - a sweet vintage mail box.  I added a dusting of Wink of Stella to the snow but unfortunately it doesn't show up in the picture. I used another one of my "old" favorite Penny Black products called Border Edgers #51-231 to simulate drifting snow that I attached with foam tape for added dimension.

All three of my cards were QAEP  -  quick and easy peasy!! : )

What are your plans for the weekend?  After a week of washing windows inside and out we are treating ourselves to a trip to El Paso where there is a HUGE craft fair going on.  : ) It was actually my husband's idea!! Yep! he's a keeper! : )

Have a wonderful weekend! and thanks so much for stopping by!

BIG (((HUGS)))


Patti said...

Thank you for your comments! I appreciate YOU! : )

Marcia HIll said...

All 3 of these are beautiful Patti...I LOVE red & white cards at Christmas!! I really, REALLY LOVE your 2nd card...something about the simplicity of the white on white with just a pop of red really speaks to me! Lovely, lovely cards my friend!! And have FUN at the craft fair!! :0)

Jeanne said...

Such pretty cards, Patti. I adore the first one with the sprig in the almost wreath like orientation. So pretty! The monochromatic gingerbread card is so lovely. I like the texture and the tiny pops of color. Such a festive sentiment on 3rd card and the vintage mail box is so neat. I really like the texture on this one, too. Have an amazing time at the craft fair. I bow to you washing all your windows inside and out. That's a great accomplishment!

Jill said...

Red, white, and AMAZING!!!!!!!!!! Love this set, girL!! HUGS!

Patti said...

Oops I guess I forgot to click the e-mail me button : )

*Vicki* said...

Wow! All of your creations look phenominal Patti!! Love the red and white coloring on each one! The reds really pop out on your designs and I love the soft look on each one! Beautfiully done! HUGS

Loll said...

Gorgeous set of cards Patti! You've been busy crafting up a storm. Very inspiring designs, my friend! Have fun at the craft sale! Yep, a keeper for sure! :) xx

I Card Everyone said...

October? What about all the rest of the months? 2018 has just whizzed by!
Patti you really do make me want every single precious element of these gorgeous little creations! LOve that post box, and all this pristine white, and Christmas red!
Wish my guy and I could join you and yours! xx

Verna Angerhofer said...

As always these cards are so very gorgeous. I love all of them. But I really love card #2. That gingerbread house and the lovely embossing and the pop of red with the twine is so cool. I love the colored wreath on the house too.

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Lisa Elton said...

Oh, I LIKE these Patti! All of that crisp white makes me want to see the yard blanketed in snow.....wait, what am I thinking LOL!!

Lynne in NI said...

Well you've showcased your new stamps perfectly, love your nice crisp red/white combo!
Hope you had fun at your craft fair, the one in Belfast is a bit rubbish so I haven't been for a few years :(