Friday, 12 December 2008

Red, Green, Gold ..... and blue * 2


Well I sat down last night to do a few last minute Christmas cards, and managed 3 - which is about as good as it ever gets for me in the course of an evening's crafting. Nearly there now though ... just a couple of special ones to do next week.

Blue always tends to feature quite heavily in my Christmas cards, so I would like to enter the first two cards last minute for this week's One Stop Craft Challenge #7, which is ...er ... something blue ! LOL!!


My third card falls in reasonably nicely with the theme of this week's Stamp Something Challenge, which is red, gold and green.

I used:

Card 1: main image is Penny Black "Let It Snow", coloured with watercolour pencils and Cosmic Shimmers, and decorated with white pee wee glitter and Glossy Accents on the puddle; sentiment is by Make Your Mark; background papers are by Craft Creations; white snowflake felt ribbon & 3-dimensional blue/silver snowflakes are by Papermania; sparkly button is by Doodlebug.

Card 2: main image as per card 1; background papers from Forever Friends "Christmas Snow" pack; ribbon from Hobbycraft; snowflakes diecut with Cuttlebug and decorated wtih Papermania gemstones; peeloff greeting from my stash.
card 3: main image is my new Sugar Nellie, watercoloured; papers are by Imagnisce (red) and My Mind's Eye (trees); ribbon is from Sir Stampalot; flowers from Prima Christmas bubble; sticker free with a craft mag.

Hope you like them :-)

5 comments:

  1. Wow what a Fantastic Card and i just love the image.Thankyou for taking part in the One Stop Craft Challenge.
    Paula xxxx

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  2. Beautiful cards as always Pauline. I love that mouse stamp and your choice of blues is super! Fab snowman card too. Thanks for joining us at the One Stop Craft Challenge.
    Sharon

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  3. Perfect Christmas cards Pauline...I love both of the images...especially the snowman!
    Hugs
    Carole x

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  4. Sooooo talented!!! I absolutely LOVE the cards you have made! They are stunning!
    hugs
    Lynda =)

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  5. These are all wonderful winter cards! Such great layouts and papers, love your images. Thanks for joining our Stamp Something challenge. :)

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x