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Friday, 22 July 2016

Another sneaky little Christmas card!


Good morning all

It's challenge day for me again at 

Winter Wonderland
(another chance to make another card for the Christmas pile!)

our theme this week is 

Punches and Dies
or 
add a charm
- always an easy one

using Well wrapped up from The Paper Shelter
available here


We are being sponsored this week by 


a real favourite of mine 
(I've been on the DT for years!!)

The thing I like best about the images you get at TPS is that there are always line drawings, coloured versions and matching papers for each image and that gives you great choice when it comes to making projects.
For my card I decided to take the quick and easy option and use the precoloured image and matching paper to layer up, I fussy cut around the image and went around the image and the paper edges with gathered twigs DI then I mounted her with 3d glue gel, added some die cuts to embellish and a liberal slathering (don't you just love that word!!) of glitter jewels over the dies - and voila a quick and easy card!!  There are a certain number of images from TPS that really work well for this method and the image just stands out so well on the card, I really like the effect.

This is what I did....

Image and papers - well wrapped up from TPS
Dies snowflake border - memory box
        tree - mariannes
        winter words - by tim holtz for sizzix 
Glitter jewels  from creative expressions
Distress ink - gathered twigs from Tim Holtz

Hope you'll join in with us at Winter Wonderland Challenge this week 

Hugs
Judith


12 comments:

Sarah said...

Ooh, such pretty bling and a gorgeous image xx

Pat K said...

Beautiful card Judith...love the sparkle and yes those pre-coloured images are too gorgeous to pass up. Have a good weekend. hugs, Pat K x

Pat said...

Lovely card Judith, the image is so sweet with a beautiful background.

Pat xx

Kath said...

A lovely card - cute image.
Kath x

Bad Kitty said...

lovely card

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Judith, such a pretty image and lots of lovely sparkle.
Pauline
x

Plony said...

Beautiful card with so many lovely details. I love the sweet image and the sparkle....the background....everything.
Have a lovely weekend, xxx Plony

Stamping Bubbles said...

Gorgeous card Judith. I love TPS images too, the pre coloured image is great inspiration for colouring the line drawings.
Crafty hugs
Lesley

Carol S. said...

A beautiful card and a very pretty image. Love the colours. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Debs said...

Fabulous card Judith - beautiful image and I love the sparkle.
Sorry it's been a while seen I popped by - life is wonderfully busy at the moment!!!
Have a fabulous weekend.
Debs xx

Kat W said...

You've created a gorgeous winter wonderland feel for this design with the frosty colours and all the sparkle...just perfect to add in the cute topper image to finish :-)
Big hugs, Kat xx

Alison Barlow said...

Such a fabulous card, Judith. I love all the glitter and the stand out effect you've created with this lovely image.
Alison x