Freshly Made Sketches #366-Merry Little Christmas

Hello everyone! has been WAY. TOO. LONG.

Forgive me, but life has been a whirlwind of SO MANY amazing things. And hard things. And exciting things. And learning things.
But here I am. 

I have been needing so so badly to get inky - in the worst way. It is my *one thing* go-to for decompress. And life - well, sometimes it gets in the way, and I had to regroup and focus on a few things... but I always need to come back to my art. So here I am.
Today was the day. 
I was feeling so so sick today, and a little bit of colouring did the trick to make me feel a wee bit better! I had to go easy, and this simple card was the baby step I needed.
 I created my design using a fun little sketch from Freshly Made Sketches. They are having a DT Call for their fabulous team, and I love playing along with them!

This card came together in the blink of an eye - and I love kraft cardstock - it is my favourite "rustic" look for Christmas cards! The corrugated  paper was perfect for layering my simple little image and sentiment from Unity Stamp Company - its called Small Stuff Christmas. 
A little bit of color with my Prisma pencils and Zig markers was all I needed. Isn't it adorable?
 I also dug into my stash for my Linen Thread from Stampin Up! and found some sweet little bells waiting to be used for a project.
 Just those 2 simple elements and this sweet little card was complete. :) 

I know I have been gone awhile, but I promise I will be back very soon! The craft room is calling me!  

Love, Peace n' Ink


  1. Using corrugated paper as a layer is a great idea. It adds some fun texture behind your Charlie Brown Christmas tree! Thanks for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

  2. I really love your card. The sentiment is perfect for the Charlie Brown Christmas tree and the Jingle bells are a great addition! Very pretty!

  3. This is such a beautiful card! I love the Kraft background! It is perfect for Christmas! Love that sweet little tree and the jingle bells! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

  4. Just so sweet! I love the kraft and sweet details. So glad to see you this week at FMS and thanks for entering our DT call!

  5. I love that sweet Charlie Brown tree with that perfect sentiment :)...and every card should jingle, love those bells!

  6. So stinkin' cute! Congrats on winning the FMS challenge. So very deserving. Hugs


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