Monday, 5 December 2011

Sending Love At Christmas

Yesterday evening I sat down to a bit of a colouring session, and completely outdid any previous attempts at batch colouring as I completed EIGHT images of this gorgeous FF Santa teddy. Or to put it another way ... over the next week or two you are likely to see this image featuring on my cards a LOT lol!

Stamps: Forever Friends Santa teddy; Pink Gem sentiment;
Media: Promarkers and Flexmarkers; glamour dust on coat and hat;
Papers: Dovecraft "Holly Jolly";
Supplies: flower by WIld Orchid Crafts; pearls from The Hobby House;
Tools: large oval and large scalloped oval nestabilities; Cheery Lynn "holly flourish" die.

Kaboodle #96 - Colours of Christmas
Sparkles #26 - One You Love At Christmas
Daring Cardmakers - December Flowers (Holly)
Crafts & Me #63 - Pearls & Swirls
My Mum's #34 - Keeping Warm
Paper Sundaes #98 - Sundae Bar
(I used red + stripes + die cuts)
Craft Your Passion #87 - Anything Goes + Glitter
Simon Says - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss #109 - Sketch

The weather here has been absolutely freezing today, t hough we haven't had any snow (YET!!). Hope you are all keeping warm .. I'm just off for a cockle-warming cup of tea now :-)


  1. Hi Pauline,
    Don't mind to see that image a few days in a row. It's so cute and well colord. Love your card.
    Here in Holland it's getting colder with rain and wind so i'm sitting here with a warm blanky over my shoulders, hmmmmmm, this is cosy.

  2. Aaawww this is gorgeous Pauline, I adore this little bear and I love the papers too :)

  3. Hi Pauline, lovely card and brilliant holly flourish die cut, something I've not seen before,it's great to batch colour images. Looking forward to these teddies on your other creations too! Ruby x

  4. Love your little bear! Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles!

  5. Super cute card. I love the papers and the die. Great take on the sketch. Thanks for playing with Totally Gorjuss.

  6. Stunning card!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Sparkles for our "One you love at Christmas" challenge

    Hope you will join us again, good luck in the draw x

  7. Oh hun, he is gorrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgeous! Love it, and that holly flourish is fab. Simply brilliant. Hugs Sxx

  8. What a gorgeous card<i love the image and your papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  9. Gorgeous, I love forever friends, fab flower too, thanks for joining us at MMCS, Gaynor DT :)

  10. What an adorable image, wonderful details and details, fabulous colouring and stunning the Santa's sparkling.
    Thanks so much for joining the Simon Says Stamp challenge
    xxx Heather xx

  11. Another gorgeous bear....can never have too many of him! Love the DP and that stunning holly flourish.
    Kaz xx

  12. A lovely card. The holly flourish is great. Thank you for joining us at TG this week. We hope you will join us next week too.

    hugs Sarah x

    p.s. I have candy on offer on my blog!

  13. This is a cutie! Thank you for joining in at Crimbo Crackers – hope you can join me again for the next challenge! Crimbo Crackers

  14. What a cute image and I love that holly die. Thanks for joining in with the Daring Cardmakers this week x

  15. Cute card Pauline.
    Thanks for joining us at DCM.

  16. awe, what a cutie! Great card.

  17. Thanks for sharing your pretty card with The Daring Cardmakers It's just right for our December's Flowers of the Month challenge

  18. Pauline this is so beautiful I really love this one! Love the flourish and the flower is AWESOME!! so pretty!
    hugs me xxx

    Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss this week too!

  19. Lovely card thanks for joining the sparkles girls this fornight!



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