Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Happy Holidays

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Can you say BUSY?! Oh my!! I have a list as long as Santa’s of things to do and no time to do them. The hustle and bustle is certainly here, isn’t it? I was whining to my hubby the other day about all the things that I need to do for the holidays and his comment was, “you know you love it”. The best part of that story? He lived…. Winking smile

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Today, I’m here with a card embellished with a gorgeous McGill Poinsettia…definitely ONE of my favorite flowers to create in the McGill Blossom line-up. For more holiday inspiration, please stop by the McGill Blog.
McGill Punches:
64511 Star Lily Punch
      -64510 Crystal Punch
      -65800 Tool Kit
      -65900 Molding Mat
Additional Supplies:
-Bo Bunny Father Christmas Patterned Paper Collection
      -Bazzill Card Stock
      -Stampendous Postal Pair Stamp
      -Spellbinders Postage Stamp Die 
      -Distress Inks
      -Recollections Pearls
      -Beacons 3 in 1 Adhesive
      -Beacons Fabric Tac Adhesive

Instructions for making a Poinsettia with McGill Paper Blossoms Punches can be found here.

Joining these challenges:
Papertake Weekly ~ Anything Goes
Paper Sundaes ~ Sundae Bar ~ Red & Stripes
Creative Card Crew ~ Tis the Season


  1. Your poinsettia is just gorgeous, sheri! (so is your card too!)

  2. Absolutely gorgeous!! Love the whole color scheme of the card!!

  3. Beautiful work, Sheri! Although we have come to expect nothing less for you. LOL... :)

  4. Simply gorgeous!!!
    Thanks for sharing,
    Judy Garrelts

  5. Oh, by the way, I could use about a dozen of your beautiful poinsettia flowers for MY Christmas cards, you know my address.....please make sure they arrive in time for me to add them to MY cards and send them out. Thank you. Nice to hear from you last night, wish you had less to do and weren't so stressed.

  6. Your card is extraordinary Sherri. You do make beautiful cards and your flowers are always amazing. Merry Christmas!

  7. This is great, thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan

  8. Beautiful card, great job on the flower, it looks gorgeous. hugs, Frances.

  9. So beautiful! Love the poinsettia!!

  10. Hey chickie!!! This is soooo beautiful!! Love it! And that poinsettia....WOWSERS!!!! STUNNING! I had to laugh at your little story! heehee....I'm in the same boat as you! There's no way I'll get it all done. What can I say...I'll do my best and what doesn't get just won't get done. I wanted to send out so many cards... *sigh* :) Have a fabulous weekend, my friend!!
    hugs, Sharon

  11. Fabulous vintage card for the holidays! Love the flower and bow! Hugs, Karen

  12. Thank you for joining us at Papertake Weekly with this stunning card Sheri :)