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Katzelkraft - It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

      Hi Everyone,

I am back with my weekly Katzelkraft post.
How are you doing with your Christmas card making? I actually think I am doing ok this year... We will see.......
I stamped the Santa and colored him with water colors. I masked the Santa. stamped all the trees and brushed the background. Added lots of white splatters for some snow. I heat embossed the sentiment, drew a frame around it and added it.

The stamps I used are from the following set:
Believe in Santa - KTZ157,  Winter WonderlandKTZ280, Christmas Sayings - KTZ302 (FRANCE)
Believe in Santa - KTZ157,  Winter WonderlandKTZ280, Christmas Sayings - KTZ302  (USA)

Hope you liked this - I'll be back next Wednesday with more Katzelkraft inspiration. 
Thanks for visiting!
Happy Stamping!

Linking up with:
ABC Christmas - x is for extra special
Traumfabrik - Santa Claus
52CCT - Santa and Friends
Inkspirational  - see picture below


























Comments

aussie aNNie said…
Delightful and happy Christmas card Cornelia, love the katzelkraft stamps and your little scene is magical
papierelle said…
Wenn er bei den lieben Kinderlein angekommen ist, wird nicht mehr viel im Sack drin sein ... Eine herrliche Szene ist Dir gelungen. Danke für's Zeigen bei der Traumfabrik. LG Gundi
Diane said…
Adorably cute scene you have created, wish he was dragging that bag to my house, full of crafty stuff of course!!


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ElizStewart said…
Cornelia... so adorable. Just a fabulous Santa!!
AndrejaM said…
Beautiful card! You used the theme very nicely! Thanks for playing at 52 CCT challange.
Rosmarie said…
Bei dieser humorvollen Szene kann man sich ein Lachen nicht verkneifen! Wunderschön koloriert und der Wald ist so naturgetreu!! Ein echter Augenschmaus!! Vielen Dank für's Mitmachen bei der Traumfabrik und bei 52CCT. LG, Rosi
Fabiola said…
magnifique scene Cornelia, splendide création, merci de jouer avec nous chez 52CCT et chez ABC Christmas Challenge, biz
Pia S said…
Such a fun and beautifully put together scene, beautiful stamping to create an illusion of a forest. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Inkspirational.
Anke said…
WOW das schaut so irre aus, die Karte ist der KNALLER.

LG
Anke

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