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Wednesday 26 November 2014

Crafting for all Seasons #91 "Tis the Season"

Good morning all.

Today it's time for our next challenge at CFAS and this time the theme is "Tis the Season". We're  looking forward to seeing all your makes. Our sponsor this time Inky Impressions who gave the DT images to work with.

I've used Merry Kiss-mas Penguins and Digijoys from our sponsor and coloured with promarkers using stickles to highlight, before die-cutting. Circle dies and snowflake (an older die) beneath are all from Spellbinders. Create a Card die from Die'sire which I've inked with DI whilst still in the die. Gems from my stash.

Side view showing the layers and all finished inside.

Fabulous Sponsor 2014

Do pop over to the challenge blog to see the rest of the girls inspiration, you won't be disappointed.

Challenges entered:
Clear it Out - winter wishes, use a snowflake
Crafty Sentiments - use die cuts
Card Mania - use a digi
Craft your Passion - baby it's cold outside
Cutie Pie - festive furry friends
Eureka Stamps - non traditional Christmas colours
Oh La La - Christmas
Perfectly Rustics - embossing
Through the Purple Haze - anything goes


  1. Aww what a sweet pair of penguins and what a lovely card too. Great background die, very effective when inked like that. Love it.

  2. A fabulous card Carol, such a sweet image and I'm impressed that you are still finishing the insides as you go!

  3. Fabulous card carol , hope you are well xx

  4. Gorgeous card Carol. I love the cute image and fabulous design.
    Sue xx

  5. I do love my penguins and this is just the most adorable image. Love your card too.
    Linda xxx

  6. Carol your card is so very lovely! The punched bagground looks so very perfect! Wunderfull! Bianca XX

  7. What a great card thanks for joining us @ CIO challenge blog hope you stop by again <((><

  8. What a beautiful background you made, and the image is adorable. Awesome card. Thanks for playing along with us at Clear it Out for the winter wishes'use a snowflake challenge

  9. Oooo love this Carol its gorgeous huggles Sue xxx

  10. Simply gorgeous as always Carol is your card xx

  11. Hi Carol

    This is a beautiful Christmas card. Love the image and all the gorgeous die work.

    I just had to go and see how many Christmas cards you have left to make .. .. lucky you!! Only 4!!! Wow!!! Well done.

    Lots more than that needed here!

    Hope all is well with you.

    Love Jules xx

  12. Very nice creation- great motiv - I like it so much. Thanks for joining EAC.

  13. What a gorgeous card Carol. Love the image simply adorable and the snowflake background is stunning. Susan x

  14. Wow oh i love it.......its a super card, love it.

    Fiona Dt

  15. Love it!!.
    What a really sweet image and a great design

    Patricia x

  16. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's. Sue x

  17. Absolutely beautiful I love all of it

    Jacqui DT

  18. Beautiful card Carol, love the image and design, hugs Kate x

  19. Awww this is so cute and adorable a gorgeous image and wonderful design.
    lorraine x

  20. lovely card, thanks for joining in the fun with us at Through the purple haze.
    jo (dt) xx

  21. Such a super cute card! I love those adorable penguins
    Thanks for sharing it with us in our Christmas challenge over at Ooh La La Creations and good luck
    Julie x
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  22. Fabulous colour palette! I love the sweet image and the lovely framing of it with the scallops and snowflakes. Thanks for playing along with our Baby, It's Cold Outside challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. I hope we see you again soon.

  23. Beautiful card and perfect for our challenge. Thanks for joining us this week for non traditional Christmas colors at Eureka Stamps.
    Karal DT

  24. Love the Penguins and snow flakes. Thanks for joining us at Perfectly Rustics.

  25. Oh this is such a sweetie, what an adorable image.....thank you for joining in with The Cuties xx

  26. Ohhh this is such a sweetie, sweet card! That image is soooo cute! Love the embossing too! Thanks for joining us at Perfectly Rustics!
    SMiles SHarnee :)

  27. lovely card and thanks for sharing with this week at crafty sentiments

  28. This is a great card
    Thanks you for sharing with us at the cutie pies challenge
    Hugs Kelly


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