It’s been a busy couple of days in my studio between a stamp-a-stack and friends stopping in to create and chat.  Love it!

Needless to say, it was time to shoot another video in my 10 Days of Christmas series and I have that for you today as well as a closer look at Card 8 that is created in the video.

And, I took a little time to get my pre-order together for the Occasions catalog.  Because, yay there are new things coming and sadness – items I have loved in the Holiday Catalog will be retiring in less than a month.

Now that you’ve seen how, I’m sure that you’d love to see a closer view of this card.

10 Days of Christmas, Card 8 from theartfulinker.com

So here’s Card 8 using Bright and Beautiful and Wonderful Wreath.  I love the bright, non traditional color palette.  And though there is sparkle on this card, I’m sure that it would be perfect for a male recipient.

BTW, don’t you love the pretty flowers my friend Anne brought by yesterday?

10 Days of Christmas, Card 8 - angled view from theartfulinker.com

The washi gives a fun pop of color in the lower portion of the card.

10 Days of Christmas, Card 8 detail from theartfulinker.com

Don’t you just love the sparkle from the Iridescent Ice?  And the Frosted Sequin embellishments were the perfect elements for the shaker portion of this card.

Along with my creative share today, I also have new

Weekly Deals from theartfulinker.com

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And, there is a cute new stamp set available beginning today.

Snuggles and Smooches Photopolymer Stamp Set

See the details and get it here.

Create something today,

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Give the Gift of Creativity with Paper Pumpkin

Order your Prepaid Paper Pumpkin Kit and activate the code you will receive by December 10 and your gift to you or someone else will include the December Paper Pumpkin kit.

Each kit contains everything needed to make the enclosed project except scissors and adhesive.  And it is fully consumable except for stamps and ink – that means not a lot of things to take up space and just enough left for another creative session.

Year End Closeouts from theartfulinker.com

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