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Tuesday, 10 May 2011

DT call

There's a new Christmas Challenges (with sketches) blog on the block and they have a DT call out. As Christmas cards are my favourite cards of the year (except when they all need made in November lol) I decided to enter with this card:
I've followed the given sketch using three variations of the same backing paper from Bearly Mine, these have been layered digitally in Publisher onto pearlised card and matted onto white pearlised card which has been punched with a snowflake PATP. Tilda has been stamped in Memento ink and coloured with promarkers with a little highlighting from a Sakura pen, she's then been mounted with silicon gel onto a nesties beaded die. Card is finished with some raffia, white ribbon, a sentiment, white poinsettia flower, snowflake buttons and some pearls from my stash.
And a view of the inside showing off the lovely Bearly Mine papers.
Challenges I'm entering:
Just Magnolia - anything goes
Kaboodle Doodles - lots of layers
Ribbon Carousel - shabby chicness
Divas by Design - anything goes
Paper Play Challenges - show us your style
Shelley's Image Blog - sugar and spice

Carol x


  1. Your card is amazing Carol ;o)
    Thank you for joining the DT Call on CCWS.
    Good luck!

    Janneke XO

  2. Carol, What a beautiful card! I love the snowflake punch you used around the border of the card! Good luck on the DT call!


  3. Such a lovely creation Carol! Love that digital layering - how clever. The punching on the edge is perfect for this card. Thanks for joining us for our Lots of Layers challenge on Kaboodle Doodles. ~chris

  4. Fabulous card Carol, lots of detail on it too. Good Luck with the DT call. Hugs Rita xx

  5. Another AWESOME creation Carol! LOVE all the 'lacy' features to this card! FANTASTIC inside & out!
    Thanks so much for joining in our Sugar & Spice Challenge at Shelly's Images!

    Shelly's Images DT

  6. Fantastic Christmas card. Fingers crossed about the DT position!
    Thanks for playing at Kaboodle Doodles and good luck!

  7. Hi sweetie, this is a fabulous creation, gorgeous colours too, thanks for joining us at JM/HS this week biggest of hugs love pops x x x

  8. Great card Carol, Good Luck with the DT call xx Jan

  9. Thanks for showing us your lovely style at paper play with this lovely detailed card, hugs Liz xx

    ps good luck on the DT call xx

  10. A beautiful card, Carol. Thanks for entering in the DT-call!!


  11. This is a beautiful card Carol, good luck with the DT call. Jo x

  12. Oh Carol, Yippie... you entered into the CCWS DT call. And what a beautiful card you made for this! Thanks a million and good luck on the call!

  13. Absolutely beautiful Carol! I just love all the details and that border punch is gorgeous! I'm so glad that you joined us at Shelly's Images Sugar and Spice Challenge and I hope we see more of your creations in the future!

    ~kurlygirl Kurly-Q

  14. Wow! Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

  15. Great entry for Anything Goes over at Diva's by Design. and good luck on the DT.

  16. So Blogger erased my previous message, a little more hugs never hurt anybody. This is a really cute card and I wish you the best on the DT call, thanks for playing over at Diva's by Design. Join us again and good luck!

  17. Beautiful card, good luck with the DT call. Thanks for joining us at DBD

  18. Great card! Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles!

  19. Hi Carol,
    Your cards are so beautiful! And congratulations of being chosen for the DT team. Looking forward to working with you.

  20. What a lovely card! Such a sweet image! The paper is lovely as is the border! Great job...love it!!!

  21. Too cute!!! Thank you for joining us at the Ribbon Carousel Challenge this week.

  22. Super cute! I love the edges! Thanks for playing along with us at the Ribbon Carousel Challenge!

  23. Beautiful card Carol! I love how you did the edge punching - delightful!


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