Our Challenge for you at ABC this week is ‘X For Xing’ that is to make a Criss Cross card or use something crossing in your creation. I’ve chosen a gorgeous Magnolia stamp called Sweet Christmas Tilda and created this pretty card:

abc criss cross

My image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black onto Copic Express Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E47, E44, E43, E42, E40 clothes: RV95, RV93, RV91,RV0000, W5, W3, W1, W00 I have added a pattern to her shirt with my Sharpie white Paint Marker

For a closer look:

abc criss cross closeup

There i a pull out tag with sentiment as seen here:

abc criss cross open above

We are sponsored by the wonderful In 2 Stamps who will offer an awesome prize to the lucky Challenge winner so pop on over to ABC and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our ‘X for Xing’ Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize. I have created a tutorial for my Criss Cross card here if you would like to follow on.

One last look:

abc criss cross open

Stamps: Magnolia Sweet Christmas Tilda, SU Best Yet
Paper: Magnolia Sweet Christmas Dreams
Cardstock: Textured white
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black,SU Perfect Plum
Accessories: Cheery Lynn Nautical Wheeler, Magnolia Doohickey Lace Border and Doily Flower,Nestabilities Fancy Labels 2 and Classic Circles,SU Scallop Circle and Designer Label Punch, Marianne Butterfly Die, Prima Flower, Satin Ribbon, Kaiser Rhinestones coloured with Copic RV95, Martha Stewart Snowflake Punch, White Lace, White Acrylic Paint

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Magnolia Stamp Lovers Monochromatic
Anything Goes Challenge Early Christmas
Scrap Creations Pick 3 (ribbon, dies/punches, distress)
Bunny Zoe Distressing
Crafty Bloggers Purple
Natalie and Amy Anything Goes