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Friday, 30 November 2012

Santa Hugs Winter Wonderland DT Card

The challenge for this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by Debbie.  The theme for this week is Santa Claus Is Coming To Town so we would like to see you create a Christmas project with Santa on it.

We are sponsored by Simon Says Stamp who are giving away a $15 voucher.

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 11cm x 14cm.
Magnolia Stamp - Santa Hugs
Trim Craft Design Paper - Pepper's Christmas Party.
Marianne Creatables Die - Christmas Tree.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Make It Monday Challenge:  Challenge #117 Anything Goes.
Fussy and Fancy Friday: Challenge #77 I Love Christmas.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 29 November 2012

North Pole Employee


Card Recipe
Card Blank - 11cm x 14cm.
Mo Manning Digital Image - North Pole Employee.
Doodlebug Design Inc Design Paper - Christmas Kit.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge:  Challenge #163 Favourite Colour Combination (Red/Green).
Make It Monday Challenge: Challenge #117 Anything Goes.

Love Linda xxx

Friday, 23 November 2012

Bobble Head Gingerbread


The challenge for this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by Karen.   The theme for this week is Food Glorious Food so we would like to see you create a Christmas project with food on it.

We are sponsored by Crafty- Emblies who are giving away a £10 voucher and Pink Gem who are giving away 4 digital images.

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 11cm x 14cm.
Bugaboo Digital Image - Bobble Head Gingerbread.
Papermania Design Paper - Festive Frolics.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Scallop Dot.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Make It Monday Challenge:  Challenge #116 Anything Goes.
Creative Card Crew: Challenge #24 Anything Goes.
Crafty Creations Challenge: Challenge #197 Christmas Is Coming.
Stampin' For The Weekend: Challenge #22 Use Some Texture.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 22 November 2012

Winter Fairy Halla



Card Recipe
A template for a rectangle cracker box can be found here.
Mo Manning Digital Image - Winter Fairy Halla.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Doily Lace.
Martha Stewart Punch - Snowflake.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge:  Challenge #162 Don't Be Square.
Make It Monday Challenge: Challenge #116 Anything Goes.

Love Linda xxx

Friday, 16 November 2012

Oh Christmas Tree

The challenge for this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by Lisa.   The theme for this week is Oh Baubles so we would like to see you create a Christmas project with baubles on it.

We are sponsored by Emerald Faerie Garden who are giving away 3 Digis and Ivanova Chest who are giving away a festive goody bag of ribbons and brads.

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x 14.5cm.
Lili Of The Valley Stamp - Oh Christmas Tree.
Echo Park Design Paper - Holly Jolly Christmas.
Spellbinders Nestablities Dies - Labels One, Heirloom Ornament 2010.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Make It Monday Challenge:  Challenge #115 Anything Goes.
Crafty Cardmakers: Challenge #79 More Than One Punch and/or Die Cut.
Penny Black and More: November Challenge Any Die Will Do.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 15 November 2012

Michael


Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x 14.5cm.
Mo Manning Digital Image - Michael.
Martha Stewart Punch - Snowflake.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge:  Challenge #161 Let's Chill (I think Michael looks very chilled).
Make It Monday Challenge: Challenge #115 Anything Goes.
One Stop Craft Challenge: Anything Goes.

Love Linda xxx

Friday, 9 November 2012

My Little Tree

The challenge for this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by Bridget.   The theme for this week is One For The Boys so we would like to see you create a Christmas project with a male as the main image.

We are sponsored by Crafty-Emblies who are giving away a £10 voucher and Crimson Cloud who are giving away 3 packs of die cuts of the winners choice.

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
Lili Of The Valley Stamp - My Little Tree.
Penny Black Slapstick Cling Stamp - Crystal Pattern.
Papermania Design Paper.
Spellbinders Nestablities Dies - Standard Oval Large.
Marianne Designs Creatables - Tree.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Make It Monday Challenge:  Challenge #114 Anything Goes.
Cards For Men: Challenge #23 Anything Goes.
Crafty Creations Challenge: Challenge #195 No Flowers.
Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes.
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long: Challenge #36 Anything Goes.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 8 November 2012

Who Me?


Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x 14.5cm.
Mo Manning Digital Image - Who Me?
Martha Stewart Design Paper.
Woodware Punch - Snowflake.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge:  Challenge #160 C Is For ...(cold, children).
Make It Monday Challenge: Challenge #114 Anything Goes.
Allsorts Challenge Blog: Challenge #179 For Men Only.

Love Linda xxx

Friday, 2 November 2012

Little Shepherd Boy Winter Wonderland DT Card

The challenge for this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by Sally.   The theme for this week is While Shepherds Watched or We Three Kings so we would like to see you create a Christmas project with Shepherds or Kings on it.

We are sponsored by Crafter's Companion who are giving away a £10 voucher.

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
Lili Of The Valley Stamp - Little Shepherd Boy.
Doodlebug Design Inc Design Paper.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Scallop Dot.
Sizzix Sizzlit Die - Star.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
You don't have to use traditional Christmas colours on your Christmas cards.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Make It Monday Challenge:  Challenge #113 Anything Goes.
Totally Papercrafts: Challenge #141 Twinkle Twinkle Christmas Star.
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long: Challenge #35 Anything Goes.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 1 November 2012

Winter Fairy Talva

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
Mo Manning Digital Image - Winter Fairy Talva.
Martha Stewart Design Paper.
Spellbinders Nestabilities Die - Labels Seventeen.
Memory Box Dies - Frosty Border, Snowflake Corner.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
I attached the snowflake corner to the card using mini foam pads to add more dimension to the card.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge:  Challenge #159 Anything Goes.
Make It Monday Challenge: Challenge #113 Anything Goes.
Totally Gorjuss: Challenge #155 Things With Wings.
Cute Card Thursday: Challenge #241 Fairies and Angels.

Love Linda xxx