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Monday 1 August 2011

Blue Christmas

Using a free digi from Sliekjes Stamps coloured with promarkers and mounted onto blue mirri card. The backing is card from Kanban which I'd forgotten all about (and I've got quite a bit of it too!!) Card s finished with a length of ribbon, a button, sentiment, a handmade flower (template from Carolyn available on Rainbow Lady's Challenge blog) and some gems.

Challenges entered:
Jingle Belles - blue Christmas
Winter Wonderland - fairy or angel
Saturday Challenge - monochromatic
CES - feeling the blues
Little Claires - things with wings
Rainbow Lady - handmade flowers
Incy Wincy Designs - monochromatic
Creative Stamp Friends - monochromatic
Fussy and Fancy - Christmas in July
Pixie Dust Studio - favourite colour (that would be blue today!)
I Love Promarkers - anything goes

Carol x


  1. This is beautiful, thanks for sharing!
    hey, I have a giveaway here, please come join in the fun!

  2. Hi Carol, thanks for joining in my Jingle Belles challenge this week. Your background has a dreamy quality :)

  3. Love that vibrant blue ... so glad you joined us at jingle belles.

  4. Beautiful cards...such cute images...thanks for joining us this week at SFC..

  5. Hi Carol

    A great Christmas card.

    Love your sweet image and your gorgeous backing paper.

    Love Jules xx

  6. oh totally gorgeous creation, just love it, thank you for sharing with us at the Winter Wonderland and the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.
    Hugs Kate
    PS I have new candy if you are interested.

  7. oh hun this is really beautiful the colors tones on this are just brilliant hugs cherylxxxx

  8. Once again, a lovely card. Hazel x

  9. Aww so sweet, gorgeous paper and cute image, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week
    Ruth x

  10. Hi Carol. Love the intensity of the blue dp you have chosen. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
    Tine :)

  11. oh i ♥looooooove♥ that gorgeous dark, starry, dramatically deep blue cardstock panel that just sets off every single element! those teeeeeeeeny gems are another fabulous touch! awesome!

  12. Just gorgeous Carol and well done for using the correct flower. Thanks for sharing
    Love Cynthia x

  13. What a sweet Christmas card.
    Thanks for joining our 'blue' challenge at CES this week.
    Caroline xxx

  14. Oh wow this is one sweet card Carol, I love the image and colour theme,

    Thank You for taking part at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge: 145 Monochromatic
    I hope you join us again next week,

    I also have a little bit of Calorie free Candy if you are interested

    Good luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x.

  15. Such a cute image and a fab card. Thank you for sharing with us this week at Rainbow lady's challenge. Elizabeth x

  16. Hi Carol, This is fabulous another great creation:) Sandra H

  17. What a cute card! Thanks for sharing this with us at SFC.

  18. This is cute...love it! Thanks so much for joining us at CES challenges xx Jenny xx

  19. Sweet card. Thank you for sharing with us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jen x

  20. That's lovely, Carol...must try some Xmassy ones. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's Challenge.

  21. Hi Carol,
    What a sweet image. This looks fabulous. Thanks for joining us at Secret Crafters this week.
    Andie xx

  22. Beautiful christmascard. Thanks for joining us at SFC.

    Hugs Nadell

  23. A lovely card. Love the colours and extra details you have used.

    Thank you for joining Little Claire's challenge.

  24. Beautiful - a really sweet image and I love your colours too.

    Thanks for joining us at Little Claire Designs.

    Helen x


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