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Friday, September 03, 2010

Merry Christmas...

Well after my post yesterday saying that it was raining...it actually turned out to be really hot and looks like it's going to be nice and sunny today. For my card today I have used my new Bo Bunny winter Joy papers...these are absolutely gorgeous in real life but haven't been able to get the matching ribbons yet...the image is from Sassy Cheryl's and I coloured the snowman with copics and added some glitter. I distressed the edges of the layers to give it a shabby look...well my interpretation of a shabby look. I didn't think I needed to add any embellishments as I think it looks ok as there is a few different papers. I have entered the following challenges.

Friday Sketchers - sketch

Cupcake Craft Challenge - digital

Sir Stampalot - distressed

Stampin' for the Weekend - shabby

Totally Gorjuss - Christmas in August

Craftalicious - purple and green



fi
x

23 comments:

martina's kaartjes said...

Super great card !! love the colorcombination !! have a crafty friday
greetings, martina
x

Francesca said...

A wonderful card with lovely details
thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck!
Hugs
Francesca

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Fiona, what a gorgeous card. I love the cute snowman and your papers are stunning. Love the unusual colour scheme for a Christmas card. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

Tracey said...

Fab Christmas card Fiona, I love the colours!

Thanks for joining us at SFTW too :)

Hugs
Tracey
xx

alicaz said...

so cute Fi - great color combination and the snowman is really adorable!

Debbie said...

Hey well done getting a hold on Christmas. This Snowman is ever so cute and the purple and green work really well for Christmas.
Debbiexx

Clare *Littlebear* said...

This is a great Christmas card, the colour scheme and distressing are fab.
Thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
Clare x

Lindsey said...

Wow Fi, I LOVE the colour combo, those papers are fab and the snowman image is really sweet and beautifully coloured.
Hope it stays sunny for you!!!!
Linds x

brenda said...

Hi Fi

Loving this one.

Your have done a great job with that sketch, confess I looked at it and thought no way. But might re-think after you proving how wrong I was.

Our weather was much the same yesterday and this monring then turned out lovely. Very heavy dew this monring as well, just reminding us Autumn is almost here.

Thank you for sharing with us at Stampalot Challenge this month and good luck.

B x

chris said...

Hi Fi this is very beautiful, love it. thanks for joining us in the Sir Stampalot challenge.

Kate's Makes said...

Those papers are gorgeous, as is that image! :o)

Thanks for joining us over at SFTW and good luck!

Kate x

pinky said...

Gorgeous christmas card! The papers are so beautiful and perfect with that image. Crikey Mina this is a real beauty. Thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
Pinky

Faye said...

I just love this card. It's gorgeous, colours are great, love the FS sketch and the snowman is scrummy. Thanks for playing at Cupcake too. xxx

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Fi, so cute, love those papers
hugs Mandy xx

Tracy said...

Fab Entry, thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Fabulous papers in splendid colours and perfect colour work on the snowman! I really like non-traditional colours for Christmas cards and this one is a treat! Warmest wishes, Lesley

Debs said...

love it hon...the papers are gorgeous and i love the non-traditional colours :0)

Hugs
Debs x

Sally H said...

Beautiful card with lovely distressing!Such pretty colours. I love it. Thanks for sharing with us at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck!

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my I do love this one the lovely blue shades the distressing and image are gorgeous thank you for sharing this with us at Sir Stampalot.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Mandy said...

P.S Thanks for joining us at Craftalicious for our purple & green challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Craftie Mummy said...

Beautiful wintery card and thank you for joining us at SFTW for this weeks challenge.

Hugs

Joanne x

Paula said...

Beautiful card Fi. The colours are georgeous. Paula x

Linapyssel said...

This is a whinter reminder...so pretty and tha snowman is adorable!!
Thank you for joining at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck to you!!
Lina xx