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Wednesday, 9 February 2011

Christmas Challenges

I've been working lots of early mornings and long days, along with prepping for an SU workshop this evening so my crafting time has been a bit more limited this week than usual. So although I haven't actually got six Christmas cards all assembled today, I have got one completed and all the other elements are ready to either be coloured, trimmed or punched so hopefully tomorrow evening I will get them finished too. Jingle Belles this week had the theme of baby it's cold outside and wanted you to use images of hats, scarves, mittens, etc - while Hazel wanted us to use digi images or papers. I have used one of my favourite Pink Gem Christmas designs as the main image as she is wearing ear muffs and a scarf to keep her warm and I have used some digi papers from Cuddly Buddly. I accidently used Paris Dusk for the sentiment as I wasn't looking properly when I delved into my inks drawer, but as it happens I quite like it!

jingle belles 6
Supplies
Main image Pink Gem designs, sentiment Kanban
Digi Papers from Cuddly Buddly
SU Regal Rose cardstock
SU Poppy Parade, Pear Pizazz, Blushing Bride, Soft Suede, Bashful Blue, More Mustard ink pads
Momento Black and Paris Dusk ink pads
Martha Stewart border punch
Brads and gems from stashe
Stickles glitter

7 comments:

lauren bergold said...

ooooooh! now she is just ♥ADORABLE♥ and you've done such a great job coloring her, adding glitter etc! also, i totally loooooooove the sentiment being blue...it makes it POP quite wonderfully!

Hazel said...

I love the Pink Gem Christmas image (will have to check that out) - super card. Thank you for joining in my CHNC challenge 6 - hope to see you again soon. x

Saxo Stamper said...

Hi Linda, this is gorgeous x What a really cute little stamp and perfect colours.

k x

Jill said...

You know what Linda, not being a fan of Tilda, that's a lovely card - great colours as well! Hope the SU party went well! Jill x

SmilynStef said...

How sweet are those warm little ear muffs ... and I love the sparkle on the snow-covered log ... wonderful holiday design ... thanks for joining our jingle belles fun.

Annie said...

she is a cutie sat on her frosty log - hope she doesn't get piles!!!! love the CB tartan paper you have used, and the accidental use of blue ink for the sentiment works great!
hugs, annie x

My name is Wynneth said...

This is so pretty Linda, that's such a sweet image and I love your layout. The blue sentiment is just perfect !
hugs
wynneth
x