Monday, January 16, 2017

Christmas Card Challenge # 4 - Presents.

Oops... I completely forgot about my post for Christmas Card Challenges yesterday, I'm sorry!
 
anyway, we have a fab challenge for you:
 
 
Presents!


This is my card, well... my two cards:
 
 
I chose an old stamp from TSG and decided two make it in two different colorways, the most traditional Christmas ones: red and green!
 
The DT created fabulous cards this week too, have a look at them here!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge: A is for Anything Goes
 
 
 


Sunday, January 15, 2017

CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for January - Mid-Month Post.

Welcome to a new mid-month post for CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra!
 
Here's my card:
 
 
I chose Snowmen Blocks from our sponsor, Bugaboo Stamps and made a very simple card, coloring the image with Copics and glitter and mounting the square to a white card.
 
My teamies have made great cards to inspire you so have a look at our challenge blog and start working on your Christmas cards... it's never too early!!
 
I'll be back soon for another Christmas-themed post!

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Christmas Card Challenge # 3 - Color Inspiration.

* * This is my second post for today, please scroll down to see my card for CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for January * *
 
Again, Happy New Year!
 
We have a new challenge starting today at Christmas Card Challenges and it's a color-inspired one:
 
 
In detail:

 
This is my card:

 
This cute little Mouse with Cookie is from Gerda Steiner Designs and I chose it for I could use the colors requested for this challenge, adding an extra red touch to make it more christmassy.
 
I'm already piling cards for next Christmas!
 
If you want to play along but are lacking inspiration, have a look here to see the beautiful cards made by our team!
 
Again, I want to wish you all the best for this new year!


CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for January!

Happy 2017!
 
While still toasting and welcoming the new year, I'm ready with this very first post for 2017!
 
We have a challenge starting now at CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra, are you ready to start making card for next Christmas? I am!
 
This is my card:
 
 
I chose Peace Love and Joy Angel from our super-sponsor Bugaboo Stamps. I printed it on a star background paper from Pink Petticoat and colored it with Copics.
I then added the velvet ribbon, a button and lots of tiny multicolored rhinestones.
 
Have a look here to see if you are the winner of our December challenge and to be inspired by the lovely cards from the team!
 
I wish you all the best for this new year and especially Peace, Love and lots of Joy!
 


Sunday, December 25, 2016

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

I have a very christmassy a card to show you today, a special one for this day:

 
The image is Wishlist Santa from Gerda Steiner and I received it for I played in last month's challenge.
I colored Santa with Copics and lots of glitter and positioned it on papers from Echo Park.
 
I was on the nice list... 😊
 
I'd like to wish you all my best wishes for a very merry and peaceful Christmas!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
 
 
 
 

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Christmas Card Challenge # 2 - Inspiration Photo.

Welcome to a new Christmas Card Challenge!
 
We have an inspiration photo for you this week:
 
 
Carolers!

 
My readers know that carolers are one of my favourite themes for Christmas. I chose these sweets kids caroling in the snow for my card:

 
It's an old digi stamp from Jellypark which I hadn't used yet so this was the perfect reason to print and color it!
Background paper is from DCWV.
 
This is also my first card for Christmas 2017!
(As most of the cards I showacse here, this is for sale. I won't be listing any new Christmas card for this year, but if you are interested don't hesitate to contact me).
 
Thank you to all those who entered our last challenge, your cards were a pleasure to look at!
If you want to see winners, check them here.
 
Our next Christmas Card Challenge will be on Jan. 1 so I wish you all a very happy Christmas!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge # 184: Anything Goes Christmas
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' December Challenge: Inspired by a Song or Singing Image


Thursday, December 15, 2016

CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra - Mid-Month Inspiration.

Good morning and welcome to my mid-month inspiration post for CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra!
 
This is my card:
 
 
I chose Meowy Christmas Cats from our sponsor, Bugaboo Stamps and colored them with Copics and glitter.
Background paper is from Toga while the sign banner is made with a Paper Smooches stamp.
Sentiment is from Pennyblack.
 
Aren't they adorable?
 
Our team created amazing cards, have a look here if you need more inspiration!
 
Well, this is our last post for this year for CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra!
See you back in 2017!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges;
Deep Ocean Challenge # 144: Silent Night (Anything Christmas)
Pile It On Challenge # 123: Any Holiday/Celebration

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Christmas Card Challenge # 1 - Candy Cane.

Welcome to a new Christmas Card Challenge!
 
It's the beginning of a new term for us so we have new DT members and some changes!
Starting today and going forward, our challenges will be running every other Sunday. You'll have 11 days to play along for each challenge!

This week we have a word prompt: candy cane!
 
 
This is my card:

 
This adorable mouse is from DoodleDragon Studios, it's colored with Copics and glitter and mounted on a background paper from Toga France.
 
As usual, have a look at our challenge blog here to see the fab cards made by our DT!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
Through the Purple Haze Challenge # 114: Winter or Christmas Colors
 


Thursday, December 1, 2016

CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for December.

December! Can you believe it? I can't...
 
Anyways, we have a new challenge for you at CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra!
 
Here's my card:
 
 
This super-cute Moose is one of the latest stamps by our sponsor, Bugaboo Stamps. I colored it with Copics and used a paper from an Italian brand as background.
 
Isn't it cute?
 
Can't wait to see what you create this month!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge # 391: Anything Christmas


Sunday, November 27, 2016

Christmas Card Challenge # 50 - Anything Goes.

Welcome to a new Anything Goes Challenge here at Christmas Card Challenges!
 
 
This is my card:

 
Since I am busy with custom orders, I didn't have much time to work on cards this week so I decided to make one suitable for both our challenge and Gerda Steiner Progressive Challenge.
 
This super-cute dog is the digi I received for entering their October Challenge: it's Naughty Puppy and you can find it in Gerda Steiner Designs shop.
 
I colored it with Copics and glitter while the background paper is from a kit I found years ago in a local shop.
 
Well, this is officially the last challenge of the year. From next week we will start a new term with new DT members, new challenges and some changes.
 
Don't forget to ahve a look here to check if you are a winner from last week!
 
I'd like to enter the following challenges:
Gerda Steiner Designs November Challenge: Anything Goes with Naughty Puppy
Allsorts Challenge Week 391: Anything Christmas
Crafting by Designs Challenge: Getting Ready for Christmas
The Crazy Challenge # 236: Getting Ready for Christmas