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Sunday 4 December 2011

Christmas Card Club

It was Vickie's turn to choose the theme for this fortnights challenge and we've been asked to use snow and/or snowman/woman. Here is my card:

The decoupage image is from Flowersoft and I've used a mix of flowersoft and glitter to highlight the snow. Image is matted and layered onto blue mirri card, base card has been scored and a gem added to the corners.  The rest of the gang are listed on my side bar and if you'd like to join our little fun challenge get in touch with one of us.

Challenges entered:
Totally Papercrafts - let it snow
Designed 2 Delight - let it snow
One Stop Craft - let it snow
Hooked on Crafts - winter wonderland
Kaboodle Doodles - bundle up for winter
Pollycraft - Christmas fun
Squigglefly - winter wonderland
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Cooking it up with Katie - anything goes
Divas by Design - anything goes
My Mum's Craft Shop - keeping warm
Paper Shelter Challenge - anything goes
Delightful Challenges - let it snow
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - lots of sparkle
Meljens - inpired by holiday song (Let it Snow)
Shelly's Images - snow business
Mami Doodles - make it shine
Crafty Calender - cold and frosty
Cupcake Craftroom - Christmas traditions
Desert Island Crafter's - itinerary (embossing, glitter, Christmas)
Emerald Fairies - Christmas non traditional colours
St Lukes Charity - let it snow

Carol x


  1. Just gorgeous Carol,what a fabulous image.xxx

  2. just lovely carol....I really like the image so cheerful and your matting and layering really show it off to perfection hope you are having a good weekend hugs Margaret

  3. adorable card love it
    hugs linda xxx

  4. Lovley !!! Image is great !! I love blue and white

  5. This is so lovely Carol, love the image & all the white space. xx Jan

  6. It's lovely, Carol. Cute little image and matted beautifully. Hazel x

  7. This is SO CUTE! Beautiful coloring and texture! thanks for playing in Squigglefly's challenge!

  8. Its beautiful Carol, loving that decoupage!! The added snow (flower soft) just finishes it off beautifully.

  9. So pretty, love the textured look of the snow
    Lindsay xx

  10. This is a really lovely card, fab image and simple design. Hugs, Claire x

  11. Carol, I do love this card! I have used these images myself last year and they are gorgeous.

    Linda xxxx

  12. Wow such a beautiful card hun. Love the image and the flower soft is perfect!!! I am officially addicted to the polar white flowersoft!!!. Big hugs Clare xxx

  13. It's gorgeous Carol - now that is my style of card!

    Catherine x

  14. Oh Carol, this is lovely and just perfect for this months challenge. I've never tried flowersoft but it certainly looks so realistic as snow :)
    Thanks for your continued support at St Luke's this month :)
    Jenny x

  15. Such a great card Carol - lovely and fresh! Thx for sharing with us at Pollycrafts Monday!

    Mary J x

  16. Hi Carol, Your card is just stunning and the image is fabulous:) Sandra H

  17. This is such a lovely response to Vickie's challenge - I love that decoupage - it's a very classy card but still with an element of fun x

  18. this is gorgeous! i love that image, thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's best this week, hugs, martina

  19. what a lovely creation and thank you for sharing it with us at the Emerald Garden Faerie
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have some candy if you are interested :)

  20. Carol, your card is absolutely stunning. Wow! Thank you for sharing and joining us at Hooked on craft challenges.
    hugs Jackie

  21. Just lovely! Thanks for 'Keeping Warm' with us at MMCS this week.
    Tracy x

  22. Lovely card, the decoupage is adorable :) xxx

  23. Ccarole what a delightful Christmas card....certainly very frosty....thank you for your continued support over at St LUkes.


  24. This is adorable Carol!! I love that fun decoupage image! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calender this month!
    Tammy :)

  25. Gorgeous decoupage card Carol the children are adorable we might be doing that in a day or two if the weather keeps up! xx

  26. What a lovely looking card. Really fabby! Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter this week.
    Love n hugs

  27. Hi Carol
    Super card ...sweet image ....and thanks for your gorgeous Christmas card....
    Hugs sylvie

  28. This is just gorgeous Carol! Fabulous coloring! Thanks so much for joining our "No Business Like SNOW Business" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!

    Shelly's Images DT

  29. Gorgeous card and such an adorable image.
    Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges this week xx

  30. This is gorgeous Carol.

    Such a cute little image and I love the blue frame and the embossing.

    Love Jules xx

  31. Perfectly adorable snowman and wonderful coloring, Carol! Thanks for playing along in the 'Anything Goes' challenge at Cooking It Up with Katie this time. Remember, you can enter a total of three different cards or projects during December. Merry Christmas
    NanaConnie DT Chef

  32. gorgeous card Carol I love the tradional look to this so cute hanks for joining us at MMCS hugs Jill xx

  33. That is one gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at the Digi Doodle shop Best Challenges this week. **Linda

  34. Stunning card. Such a gorgeous image and I love how you have framed it.
    Thanks for joining our 'snow' challenge at Totally Papercrafts this week.
    Caroline xxx

  35. What a lovely vintage image and I really like the texture with the flowersoft. Lovely card. Thanks for your support for St Luke's Charity Card Challenge!

  36. Your card is gorgeous! Thank you for joining our “Inspired by a HOLIDAY Song!”challenge at Meljen’s Designs.

    ** Check out my blog candy **

  37. What an inspiring card. I love the snow scene. Thanks for playing along with us at Mami Doodles.

  38. This is absolutely gorgeous Carol!! Thank you for joining us at Mami Doodles :)

  39. Fun image. Love the flowersoft and glitter on the snow. Thanks for joining the let it snow challenge at D2D.

  40. Absolutely lovely!!! Love the scoring idea :)) Thanks so much for playing with us at By The Cute & Girly’s Let It Snow challenge and good luck!

    Tammy, BTC&G DT from Créations LaDiva :) xx

  41. Gorgeous card Caro, love that super image. Thanks for supporting us once more at St Lukes.
    Lynne xxx

  42. What a super and appropriately snowy card :-D
    Thanks so much for joining us at St Luke's this month
    Craftilicious x
    St Luke's Charity Cards Challenge Founder


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