Merry Christmas from Visible Image!

Hi there! We are closing up early for a much needed break over the festive period. We are really looking forward to relaxing, unwinding and recharging ready for some exciting new things in 2021!


We want to say a HUGE thank you to our wonderful Design Team who have been inspiring you all year with their amazing cards and projects.


Here are some of their gorgeous Christmas cards to get us all feeling festive!



christmas eve stencil | sleigh | skyline | handmade card




christmas icons stencil | baubles | handmade christmas card




santa stamp | boot prints stencil | handmade card




christmas tree stamp | contemporary | handmade card




holly stamp | grunge | handmade Christmas card




boot prints stencil | christmas stamp | handmade card




scribbled star stamp | shaker card




angel stamp | embossing | handmade Christmas card




snowflake stamp | handmade Christmas card




peace love hope stamp | bauble | handmade Christmas card




handmade christmas card | tags | tree stamp | boot prints stencil



We know Christmas is going to be very different for many of us this year, but we hope you will enjoy some ‘time out’, good food, and spending time with some of your family and loved ones. 


Here’s hoping for a much brighter, happier year ahead for us all.

We look forward to bringing you awesome new designs in 2021!


Stay safe and well.

Merry Christmas!

Much love.

Helen and Mark xx


 

Christmas Eve | Stencil & Stamps

Hello! We hope you are doing ok. Lynda Hall is on the blog today with a fantastic Christmas card created with our NEW ‘Christmas Eve’ stencil which works wonderfully with our Christmas Eve stamp set…


It’s time for my fortnightly share for Visible Image and this week we on the DT are all feeling festive because the NEW Christmas stamps and stencils have been released and they are AMAZING!


I love to create scenes on my cards, and the Christmas Eve stencil is so perfect for this. I am afraid I got so carried away getting inky that I failed a little on the step by step photos, but I will explain my method.


I started with a piece of blank card, and used Black Soot Distress ink and the stencil to create rows of buildings. I faded them out towards the back rows to add a sense of dimension.  I then re inked rows on another piece of card, as I wanted to layer them up for more depth.



Using the cut away part of the stencil to cover the top row, I applied blue inks to the top half to create a sky. To create the moon I applied darker ink around a die cut circle.


I then stamped the sleigh from the Christmas Eve stamp set, and added stars and embossed snowflakes. White splatters added to the snowy feel, and I used a gel pen to add highlights.



I added lights to the buildings with a paint pen, and edged the roof line with puffy snow and glitter for some added sparkle. I built up the layers with 3D glue gel and added the sentiment from the Santa Claus set, and a message inside using the Sentimental Christmas set.




Supplies




christmas eve stencil | sleigh | roof tops




Christmas stamps | trees | sleigh | roof tops | stars




santa claus stamp | chimney | boot prints | naught nice list



I really love how the new release links so well with last years Christmas stamps. It really does mean the possibilities are endless!




This card is awesome! The layered buildings look amazing, such wonderful depth and the snow looks great! Beautiful sky too. Thank you Lynda ♡

You will find more inspiring cards and projects from Lynda over on her blog.



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Helen & Mark xx