Santa Express Memories and More Card PP613 CAS

by Joanne James16. October 2022 08:00

Today it's Sunday and time for this week's new challenge over at The Paper Players! It's the turn of the fabulous LeAnne to host this week and she has a fun clean and simple challenge for us to work with:


I used Judy's great sketch over at Freshly Made Sketches this week for my layout and found some wheels on Santa's Express train for my no-stamping clean and simple card - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

Today's card really is so simple! I used a pair of Santa Express Memories & More cards to create my fun scene: I trimmed one down for the background then fussy cut my santa express train from another to create my snowy scene. I added a couple of borders, some (retired) Petal Pink ribbon to the bottom border and a few (retired) adhesive snowflakes to complete my scene:

I didn't even have to stamp a sentiment as there was already one printed onto the Memories & More card! These are great for quick cards and the acetates and wooden diecut words that are also included in the pack make this set great value for Christmas crafting. 

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my Product and 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Before you reach for your ink and papers, check out what our amazing team has created to inspire you this week:

Here's a quick recap of our challenge rules:
1.  Create a new paper project
2.  Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us and provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge submission.
3.  Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL.
4.  Have FUN!

Enjoy your day; we will be catching up on homework following another university open day visit yesterday for one of the James Juniors, whilst the other will be recovering from an army cadet sleepout under an improvised shelter and looking forward to a few home comforts! I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


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Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (9) -

Jennie Maier
Jennie MaierUnited States
10/16/2022 12:57:09 PM #

I just love it when the DSP does all the heavy lifting for a cute card! Great idea to use a train!! Have a great week!

Claire Broadwater
Claire BroadwaterUnited States
10/16/2022 3:27:25 PM #

Oh, I do LOVE this DSP and that darling little Santa!  Such a fun card and so creative for our challenge!  I love the color combo of this set!  Have a great week, My Friend!  

Ann Schach
Ann SchachUnited States
10/16/2022 5:34:10 PM #

Absolutely adorable, Joanne!  This is such cute paper. I LOVE these Memories & More cards. Have a wonderful week!

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
10/16/2022 5:52:08 PM #

Super-fun way to use those Memories cards...I just ordered mine and can't wait to play with them myself!  Your little scene is just charming!

Laurie Schmidt
Laurie SchmidtUnited States
10/16/2022 10:56:14 PM #

Such a cute Christmas it!

Linda Callahan
Linda CallahanUnited States
10/17/2022 12:42:33 AM #

Absolutely delightful for the holidays!  Love the pastel colors you used!

Jacquie Southas
Jacquie SouthasUnited States
10/17/2022 12:47:19 AM #

Love this fabulous scene! Thanks for playing along with us at FMS this week.

Christy Stanford
Christy StanfordUnited States
10/21/2022 5:19:27 AM #

Such a fun card, Joanne!  I just got the Santa Express DSP and now I'm wondering why on earth I didn't get the Memories & More cards too.  This is such a fresh take on the traditional red and green too.

Cindy Beach
Cindy BeachUnited States
10/21/2022 3:36:32 PM #

Oh how I love this smiling Santa and the sweet scene! Your card is beautiful, Joanne, such pretty colors and details.

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