work in progress wednesday: chirstmas cards

My mom and grandmother are big Christmas card senders. Once I got married, I decided it was time to send out cards of my own. The first year I kinda slacked, and sent out pre-made cards. I was pretty worn out from making all of our wedding invitations, and the thought of making Christmas cards was just too much. However, the next year I decided to make my own, and I also made my own last year. I am continuing that tradition by making own cards again this year. I make about 45 of them, so I usually start coming up with ideas around the beginning of November so I have plenty of time to make them before Christmas. I like to send them out about 2 weeks before Christmas. I have ordered card stock and envelopes from Clear Bags for the past two years. They have a great selection of colors, and I ordered both from the basis line. Without giving too, too much away, here is a little sneak peek of what I’ve been working on:


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