PPA276: A Sketch Challenge

I wanted to make a simple holiday card this weekend using items I haven't used before.
I fell in love with this stocking image of a letterpress plate, and bought one on ebay some years ago, but I have never used it. It's a retired product, and I was not even sure how to use it, so I had to google it! I also bought the holiday washi tape a few months ago, but I haven't used it. Luckily, the pattern of the washi tape matched that of the stockings.
My card is roughly based on the Pals Paper Arts' sketch challenge.
Paper: Watercolor Paper 
Ink: Metallic Encore Pad (champagne), Uni-ball Signo Jel Pen (gold)
Accessories: Letterpress Plate Joyful Season, Winter Wonderland Designer Washi Tape

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Linda Callahan said...

I love the CAS design of your card! Very sweet stockings! So,glad you joined us at PPA!

Michelle Quinno said...

These stockings couldn't get any cuter! Great card! Thank you for joining the Pals this week!

Papercraft Boutique said...

Thanks so much for your kind comment, Linda! I love the kind of sagging shape of the stockings!

Papercraft Boutique said...

Thank you for your sweet comment, as always, Michelle!

Katy McGloin said...

I have it and still have not used it.... thanks for reminding me. This card is adorable. Thanks for including the PPA in your stamping fun.

Papercraft Boutique said...

Ha ha ha... you're way ahead of me (in terms of not having used it) !
It was a bit difficult to use the plate (I smeared ink a few times), but I think I'll try again with different colors. Thank you for your kind comment, Katy!