Christmas Countdown Begins - 31 Days Left!

Hello!  Welcome to Picket Fence Studios Christmas Countdown.  Each day here on the blog, we'll be sharing some holiday inspiration with you, as we count down to the big day.    
Today, I'd like to throw it back to our World Cardmaking Day event where I created the fun Santa Claus card shown below. 
This card was created during a live video that I'm also sharing here, so it you would like to recreate the card, you have the step by step instructions. 

The Picket Fence Studios products used on this card: 

As we are in the middle of our Black Friday Sale, all of these items are available to purchase at the 30% discount with the code BLACKFRIDAY30.  

The Polychromos pencil colors used were: 

Eyes - Ivory 103, Burnt Ochre 187, Burnt Sienna 283, Burnt Umber 280, Warm Gray III 272, Pompeian Red 191

Skin - Cinnamon 189, Venetian Red 190, Caput Mortuum 169, Burnt Sienna 283, Burnt Umber 280, Dark Sepia 175, Ivory 103, Madder 142

Glasses - Ivory 103, Nougat 178, Light Yellow Ochre 183, (Derwent Inktense Antique White)

Hat - Deep Scarlet Red 219, Middle Cadmium Red 217, Caput Mortuum Violet 263, Burnt Umber 280, Warm Gray VI 275, Warm Gray II, 271, Warm Gray IV273, Ivory 103

Hair - Warm Gray VI 275, Warm Gray II 271, Warm Gray IV 273, Brush and Pencil Colored Pencil Titanium White, Brush and Pencil Colored Pencil Touch Up Texture


If you are in the US, Have a fantastic Thanksgiving Day!  Be sure to stop in each day for more inspiration until Christmas Eve!  


Much Love,                                                 


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  • Anonymous on

    Awesome coloring on this beautiful Santa image! Great card!
    Looking forward to checking out the Christmas Countdown posts for lots of ideas and inspiration!

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