Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Christmas Card Swap


Over at the Kit & Clowder Facebook page there is a lovely christmas card swap going on.

We were given a random member to create and send a card to and now my card has been received I can share.


I cut  the layers on my Cameo, I wanted to create a little forest scene background and decided to add a lampost as a reference to the Narnia books, which were a childhood favourite.

The snowflakes are a die I borrowed from my Sister and the Ivy is a tattered lace die.

The little skater is from The Paper Shelter and she has been coloured with Copics.








I used a clear wink of stella pen on the white parts of her outfit, but it does not show so clearly in the photos, it just added a nice shimmer.  I also added some fine glitter to the little wooden reindeer.



This is the little message I had from the recipient, so glad she liked it.

Hi i have been away for a few weeks as my grandchildren were ill and i came home to happy mail !! yay. I received the most beautiful card and generous gifts i cannot thank Julie Reed enough.
All i can say is i came home feeling quite down but my happy mail cheered me up so i thank you julie from the heart.xx

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Crafty Sentiments - Winter
Holly Jolly Christmas - Christmas
Inky Chicks - Winter Wonderland
Paper Take Weekly - Last christmas card of the year
Tuesday Throwdown - Christmas
Crafty Cardmakers - Christmas
Dream Valley Challenges - Christmas
Glitter n Sparkle - Glitteery Sparkly Christmas






7 comments:

  1. Fabulous card such fantaśtic detailing, a lovely winter scene, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

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  2. What an adorable card! I really like the sweet image and how beautifully you coloured it! I love all the sparkle! Gorgeous die cuts too! So glad you linked up with us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Glittery, Sparkly Christmas challenge. Best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

    P.S. I would like to invite you to visit my blog! I have candy! New followers welcome! You only need to comment, that's it! Happy Holidays! Here's my candy blog post:
    http://ktdesigns2013.blogspot.ca/2014/12/i-have-candy.html

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  3. Absolutely lovely! You have some stunning dies. you lucky lady! Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

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  4. Simply striking with so many details, that are eye catching. Thanks for joining in on the fun at Tuesday Throwdown. We look forward to seeing you again.
    Hugs
    Berni,DT
    tuesdaythrowdown.

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  5. I love the shimmer and sparkle on this lovely festive card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and More. Xx

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  6. Fabulous design and detail. Love the coloring on the image and all the snowflake die cuts. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

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  7. A fabulous Christmas Card. Thanks for sharing with us at Dream Valley challenge. Marlene

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a message, it is greatly appreciated.
Jules :)