Here is the photo that we were challenged to use:
Makes me wish I had actual banisters in my own house... some day, after another renovation project (our place is nearly 40 years old, and was in original condition when we bought 5 years ago. The stairs are still on the to-do list!).
Here is my card:
Here is a close up, showing my embossing:
I thought the woodgrain really added to the rustic appeal.
This is a stamp set that Shirley (my mother in law) loved... admittedly, it isn't one I would have purchased on my own, but after making this card, I can't wait to play with it some more!
That's it from me today... remember if you want to go back to any of my posts from this week-long event, just search "Handmade Holiday" on the right side of my blog. I'll be back again tomorrow to share my last Handmade Holiday project - it's probably my favourite of everything all week, and I am excited to share it with you, so be sure to stop by!
Head on over to see what Angela has created for you!
Paper: Papertrey Ink Vintage Cream
Stamps: PTI Bells & Boughs; Stylish Sentiments: Holiday; Waltzingmouse Stamps Text It
Ink: Stampin' Up! River Rock, Old Olive, Real Red, Crushed Curry
Other: PTI Bells & Boughs die, Mat Stack 4 Die