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Sunday, 30 June 2013

Christmas Card Club - Make a Scene

Good morning all. Yesterday stayed dry but overcast so I got the washing finished and managed a bit of crafting in the afternoon. We took Freya for a walk after tea half way home she lay down on the verge and wouldn't move until she'd been tickled for five minutes...she's such a diva sometimes! Unfortunately I didn't have my phone with me to take a photo.

It's time for our next challenge over at the Christmas Card Club, Lorraine has chosen "Make a Scene".  Here is my card:

Stamps are all from Creative Expressions and I've used Versafine and DI to stamp with, masking the images as I went. Dies are from Spellbinders.

You'll find the rest of the girls listed on my sidebar if you'd like to pop over and see their creations.

Challenges entered:
Stampin for the Weekend - anything goes
Stampin with the Dragon - anything goes
Crafting by Design - anything goes
Crafts and Me - anything goes
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
My Time to Craft - masking
Polka Doodles - animals
Create a Scene - forest animals

Carol x


  1. Beautiful card Carol. I love your chosen colours and the stamps look beautiful. Have a Good Day. Hugs Rita xxx

  2. I love the subtle colours Carol. I haven't done any masking for ages but this looks so great that I really must try it out again. Love from Christine xx

  3. Lovely Christmas card Carol. Gorgeous scene, great piece of masking. Carolxx

  4. Eine tolle Winterkarte!
    Danke für´s Mitmachen bei der Stempelsonnenchallenge.

    LG Dreja

  5. Fabulous Christmas cheer card Carol...great colours and masking. xx

  6. What a stunning card Carol, I love it

    Patricia xxx

  7. Gorgeous card Carol, I love the scene you have created.
    Sue xx

  8. Oh die ist ja ganz wundervoll geworden!
    Danke für Deine Teilnahme bei der Stempelsonne
    GLG Tamesis

  9. This is lovely Carol really elegant I love it everyones cards are so good huggles hun Sue xxxx

  10. Hi carol....just lovely ...those stamps are nice oh dear ......I must resist I bought myself a sewing machine this week so no more treats for me!....love the card ..hugs Margaret

  11. I have never masked...I think it is such an effective technique and yours is so lovely. The shimmer across the card and the colours are so subtle!

  12. Hi Carol
    Fabulous card... Love the reindeer..... Gorgeous
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  13. Gorgeous card Carol, love the scene you have created.

    Linda xxx

  14. Gorgeous,lovely image and colours.xxx

  15. Hi Carol, Your card is lovely and what a great scene you have used too x

  16. Hi Carol, fab scene, love the colour. Yeah, I actually managed this challenge.
    Hugs Sue W.

  17. Eine tolle Winterkarte ist das. Gefällt mir super.
    Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.
    LG Tina

  18. A beautiful scene Carol, lovely subtle colours and super masking. Michelle x

  19. A beautiful scene Carol, I love the deer you've used. Thanks for joining in at Craft A Scene this month.

    Sue x

  20. This is a really lovely CAS card. The winter scene is fab!

    Thank you for joining the challenge with the Creative Card Crew!


  21. Gorgeous card Carol - the image of the reindeer is beautiful. I just love it.

    Hugs to you Sue Pxxx

  22. Love the image you used, what a great holiday card! Thanks for sharing with us this week at Creative Card Crew!

    CCC DT
    Love to Create DT
    Crazy Challenge DT
    Anyone for Anya DT

  23. Such a beautiful scene. I would love to receive a Christmas card like this.
    Thanks for joining us at Crafting By Designs.
    Hugs - Sharon

  24. gorgeous scene! very nice charisma, so sereen.
    thank you for joining at craft a scene this month.

  25. Great Christmas card! Love the deer still around in the forest despite the snow. Thanks for joining us this month at Craft a Scene. NancyD

  26. Fabulous Christmas card carol, you've created a lovely scene.

  27. Super card, Carol. I like that you kept the card simple...the image take center stage, and quite rightly so.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  28. Lovely card! Really wintery feeling and the deer are so cute. Thanks for joining us this month at Craft a Scene.
    Pia (DT)

  29. Such a fabulous card...Thanks for sharing it with us at PTT...

  30. Lovely scene beautifully framed. Like it! Zx

  31. Love the beautiful monotone look of this scenic card for the CCC challenge I'm so sorry that I'm late coming along to see your gorgeous card and leaving my comment. x

  32. This is beautiful!!! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles! HUgsxx

  33. A gorgeous card. Amazing scene, it's like a painting

  34. So wonderfull!! Love Your creation - thanks a lot for joinin us at Stempelsonnenchallenge!
    Hugs Andrea

  35. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at stempelsonnenchallnege.
    Hugs stine


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