My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Wednesday, 9 November 2011

A Christmas Card For A Child Nutcrafters DT Card

This weeks challenge over at Nutcrafters is A Christmas card for a child.  We would love to see a card or project with a Child theme.  Remember your card must have a Nutcrafters image on it to qualify for the prize.  To help you along with this we have a freebie digi for everyone.

How cute is this image?  Just pop on over to Nutcrafters Challenge blog to claim your free digi image.  The prize for the challenge winner will be a £10 gift voucher for the Nutcrafters  on line shop.

Here is my card for this weeks challenge.
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x 14.5cm.
Nutcrafters Stamp - Christmas Cuddles.
Inkadinkado Stamp - Snowflake.
Card-io Tapestry Stamps - Winter Flurry.
Sizzix and Hero Arts Stamp and Die Cut - Holiday Cheer.
Nellie's Multi Frame Die Set - Squares.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.
Hints and Tips
Stamp your own background, this background was created using heat embossing.  To add a little more interest stick on gems where added to the centre of the snowflakes.  This cute stamp would be perfect for a babies first Christmas just colour it blue for a boy or pink for a girl.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Papertake Weekly Challenge: First Christmas.
Top Tip Tuesday: Challenge #59 Anything Christmas.

Love Linda xxx


  1. Really lovely card Linda, love your stamped background. Congratulations on having your card published in Papercraft Inspirations, I'd forgotten all about it. I'll have to go and hunt a copy down. Debs xx

  2. How sweet, the background is great and those die cuts are so versatile! Love Maxine. xxx

  3. Hi Linda, Gorgeous as always:) Sandra H

  4. Christmas cuddles are wonderful!! Love the image on pink! Great tip too. :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!

    Lisa xx

  5. This is such a cute card Linda!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  6. Oh what a super cute card! I am loving the versatility of this stamp just perfect for that babies Christmas! Oh and your background paper is fantastic!

    Don't forget to add TIP after your name to be in the running for TOP TIP prize.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday this week! Hope to see you back next week:0)


  7. This is adorbale Linda!! I'm loving the embossed snowflakes. Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly :)


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