Friday, 28 November 2008

Black Friday!

Crikey, I've been so busy this week that I've had absolutely no time for blogging but hope to rectify that over the weekend.

The challenge on Stamp Something this week is Black Friday. To be honest with you, I didn't know what this represented but apparently it's sale time in the shops in the States! The challenge this week is to make something with black in it and here's my contribution......



My first time at inking this stamp which is called Santa's Collage - sorry, I don't know who it's made by but I've kept him simple by layering him onto black Bazzill c.s. and mirricard. Snowflake brads are from my stash and greeting is a peel off - haven't used one of those in ages!!

A really rushed posting again I'm afraid because we've got to race out to Tae Kwon-do but will have more to share over the weekend.



15 comments:

Lisa H. said...

yeah, it is a little weird, and I live here in the States, LOL! I love your card though, this image is just stunning!

Dawny P said...

Ohh I like this Jo. It's so different and it's really stunning xxxx

Emily said...

This is beautiful Jo! I love the black and white! It looks so elegant! Love the snowflake brads! TFS!

nessy said...

very elegant card jo ~love the contrast~ love the snowflakes!
vanessa xx

Alexandra said...

This turned out so beautiful Jo!!! What a fabulous stamp that is!!! I love your card, just absolutely STUNNING!!! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

Donalda's Blog said...

This is just gorgeous dear. I LOVE IT

Julie - scattycat69 said...

Hi Jo
Yes it is weird, but sales are good! I love your card. The simplicity (or look of) and elegance is so stunning

Hugs
Julie

Deb said...

stunning card Jo, that image is fab and works so well in monochrome, have a great weekend!

Becky Carafa said...

This is so simple but elegant! I love it!

Lauren said...

This is so pretty Jo. The silouette Santa is so elegant.

Cindy said...

Great card, Jo, love it! I love the detailed stamp and Santa looks so elegant in black.

debby4000 said...

This is so elegant, love that stamp.

Sam said...

Gorgeous card, I love the image.
Sam x

~Denise Lynn~ said...

I don't think I've ever done the black Friday thing here in the US myself, it's kind of crazy! :) Love your card, great job on this challenge. The santa looks beautiful only in black and I love the accents, very elegant card Jo! :)

Kari said...

Stunning! I love this Santa image in black and white!! You did a fantastic job!!