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Friday, 24 June 2011

Winter wonderland challenge–DT card

Good morning everyone, thank goodness it’s Friday!!  Well I wish the weather would make up it’s mind, one minute it’s gorgeous sunshine and blue skies, the next it’s grey skies and pouring with rain.  I got drenched walking from work to the car park yesterday but at least they are promising a mini heat wave this weekend so that will make a nice change!  It will be nice to catch up with my mountain of washing, boring I know but I’m not a sunbathing type of person, but I think everyone is much happier when the sun is shining. 

Anyway onto the reason for your visit – to see a card lol!  Over at the winter wonderland challenge we have a brand new challenge and it’s my turn to choose the theme.  Obviously it has to be a Christmas card but I want to see all your “pretty in pink” creations.  I would like it to be predominantly pink but I don’t mind a hint of other colours.  Here is my card:

WW #11 - pretty in pink 

WW #11 - pretty in pink (close up)

I have used a gorgeous image from pollycraft called ‘cherry kisses – warm Christmas’ and coloured it with my promarkers.  The papers are dovecraft from the ‘Christmas fancy’ paper pack.  I think I went a bit overboard with the gems but they do look very sparkly and pretty IRL. 

Our sponsor this week is Simon Says Stamp and the lucky winner will receive a $15.00 voucher to spend in their online store. 

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The rest of the design team have created amazing samples once again this week, so please pop over to the challenge blog and check them out.  We really appreciate the lovely comments you leave for us. 

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

Aly’s Sunday challenge – all about kids

Sketch n stash challenge – sketch (used old embossing papers and new image)

Totally stampalicious challenge – something old, something new (new image, old embossing folder)

I love promarkers challenge – anything goes (2nd entry)

ABC Christmas challenge – M is for monochrome

Crafty creations challenge – let is shine (all my gems)

Creative belli challenge – embellishments beginning with G (gems)

Craft your days away challenge – monochrome

CCEE stampers challenge – include the colour pink

Crafty sentiments challenge – monochromatic

Do it with digis challenge – monochromatic

Rainbow lady’s challenge – use a digi

I hope you will have a chance to play along with my challenge and I look forward to seeing what you create.  Have a wonderful Friday and thanks for stopping by today.

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WW #11 - pretty in pink

Card ingredients:

Image: pollycraft – ‘cherry kisses – warm Christmas’

Papers: dovecraft - ‘ fancy Christmas’ paper pack

Tools: promarkers, personal impressions sentiment, circle nesties, cuttlebug swiss dots embossing folder, SU basic rhinestones, cat’s eye chalk ink pad (rouge)

23 comments:

Linda said...

Hi Denise the image you have used is so cute, I love the way you have highlighted your embossing with pink love Linda

sari said...

Awww...This has to be the cutest christmas card ever!!! Such lovely soft colors! Hugs & Sunshine!

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Beautiful Denise, you know I love Pollycraft and your colouring isfab, matches the papers so well. Thanks for a pretty challenge. Marianne x

Jill said...

gorgeous card Denise love the soft pinks and the image is adorable thanks for joining us at sketch n stash hugs Jill xx

Crystal said...

Denise this is soooo sweet, love all the pink and fabby bling!!!!!

Rainbow Lady said...

I like the idea of a pink Christmas... lovely. Thanks for playing Love Cynthia x

Dotty Jo said...

Another gorgeous card Denise! I love the idea of a 'pink' Christmas, Jo x

downrightcrafty said...

wow Denise so very very very pretty in Pink gorgeous
Hugs Kate xx

coops said...

gorgeous card denise.fabulous pretty pink colours and i love the image.
glad i`m not the only person who stays in the house or in the shade when the sun is out :D

xx coops xx

joy said...

Absolutely beautiful coloring! Your little Gems really make your card sparkle. Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

Melodie said...

Christmas in pink, it looks so wonderful, the image is also so cute.
Hugs
Melodie

debby4000 said...

Beautiful, gorgeous card Denise.
luv
Debby

Lynne said...

You can never have too many gems lol - fab card just beautiful in pinks :) thanks for sharing it with the Divas at Do it with Digis :)
Hugs
Lynne xx

katesacraftybugger said...

ooh I love this ,so pretty !-thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers-Kate x

Molecraft said...

Gorgeous card, love the colour and fab image!
Helen x

Lisa said...

Hi Denise, Gorgeous card! I love this image and the papers are so pretty.

Lisa x

Samantha said...

Double Cute! love the embossed circle too! really cute! thanks for playing along with us on the ABC Christmas Challenge this time! hope you can come play again too! hugs Samantha :0)

Dot said...

Such a lovely Christmas card in pink.
Thank you for sharing your card with us at ABC Christmas Challenge for our monochrome theme.
hugs Dorte

wannabcre8tive said...

Your card is very beautifully done. The image is adorable and wonderfully colored. Thanks for joining us in the CCEE stampers challenge.

Julie said...

Such a gorgeous card, lovely colouring too. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

Julie W x

Barbara said...

There are so many cute cards to look at today and I feel I'm repeating myself... but this is SO CUTE!!!

Jackie said...

how cute is this image :) .. fabby card and lovely bp's. Thank you for playing along with Sketch and Stash. hugs Jackie

Helen said...

Beautiful card - so pretty!
Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
Helen x