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Wednesday, 28 January 2015

It's Christmas at Fab'n'Funky Challenges

Good Morning all!

I certainly hope the weather is better where you are - its a very wet, dark, windy morning here on the north east coast.  Still - can't complain we've had some lovely bright days over the last couple of weeks and I've been out on some lovely walks with Glenn (my dog).  - I've just told him to go back to bed for now and we'll have an afternoon walk instead - hopefully!  

Today it's the turn of team Fab again over at 
we had some lovely entries last week for our 'Buttons It' challenge 
- and some lovely winners to match - hope you've checked to see if it was you

But it's time to do it all over again this week with a brand new challenge

Our lovely Helen is hosting for the first time since she joined us last year
and because it's the last challenge of the month the theme is


so if you haven't started your Christmas cards yet - today's the day!!

I'm proud to say this is not even my first card of the year
 - I'm really into the Christmas thing early this year lol

This is the cute Beary Happy Winter Bear available here
from Stitchy bear's digital outlet

our lovely sponsor this week is 

They are offering a fab prize of 3 digi's up to the value of $10
and they have loads of choice
 - so get those entries in - it could be you!

This is what I did....

Image - Beary Happy Winter Bear from SBDO
Coloured with copics and spectrum noir pencils
Card - Bazzill basics
Papers - Chritstmas Cottage from Theresa Collins
Dies - Ovals - tattered lace ovals
           circles - spellbinders
           small holly sprig - Sue Wilson holly dies
           Large holly sprig - Wild rose studios
Ribbon - vintage seam binding from Crafty Ribbons
Red pearls - from my stash
Sentiment - produced in word

Hope we see your fabulous christmas creations over at Fab'n'Funky this week 

Challenges I'm entering....

Simons Wednesday challenge - Anything goes
ABC Christmas challenge - bows banners and baking
Tuesday throwdown - facets of crafting
Kraftin Kimmie - anything goes

Judith xx


Pat said...

Super card Judith, love the bear and the fabulous colouring. Same weather here today, miserable.

Pat xx

Alison Barlow said...

This is lovely, Judith - that little bear is so adorable and I love the holly sprig and those little red berries.
Hugs, Alison xx

Sarah said...

What a cute bear Judith!! Love your card design too, the die cut holly is wonderful. Grey and windy in Dorset too and getting colder :0( xx

Pat K said...

Great card Judith, such a sweet bear and the perfect colour it all.
hugs, Pat K xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is so sweet,what a cute card, Love Hazelxx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Hi Judith....Such a cute him all wrapped in....great design...and lovely colours...Joolsx

Virginia Lu said...

This bear is so sweet, Judith! Love your coloring and layering! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge!

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Judith, such a sweet image and I love the colours.
hugs Sue xx

Chris said...

The little bear is adorable, beautifully coloured too! Love the colour combo!

The Little Stamper said...

You have done a lovely job of colouring the bear, Judith. He looks so lovely and fluffy!

Sharon x

coldwaters2 said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Judith love how you have coloured that cutie bear the colours and design are wonderful
lorraine x

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Judith, an adorable image and great design - such a lovely colour combination.

Wendy said...

Adorable and gorgeous Judith , love the colour combo.
Wendy xx

Jan Ltc said...

This is gorgeous Judith xx Jan

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Judith, I like the image and the colours
Kevin xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Adorable card Judith I love the expression on his face! Susan x

Heather said...

Such an adorable card Judith, a beautifully coloured cute Ted and a gorgeous colour scheme with fabulous embellishments!!

Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Heather xcx

KraftyKoolKat said...

Such a cutie Judith. Love his doleful eyes.

CraftyGirl said...

Very sweet bear! I am very glad you entered this week at Tuesday Throwdown. I hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge.


Tuesday Throwdown DT

Pam Tiedtke, or Pammie Lou said...

I love your card! The coloring is awesome on that cute little bear and the kraft accent color with the reds is perfect. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

Carol said...

Love this cute little chap Judith, so beautifully coloured. Thanks for becoming a follower..I'm now following you too. Carol x

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Love those lush Christmas colours Judith and that sweet bear. Fabulous card. Hugs, Wends x

Bad Kitty said...

pretty card