1 Dec 2009

Christmas on ice !!

Its a lovely sunny (But bitter cold) day down here on the south coast in Gosport and I was up early crafting this morning as I am behind with my Christmas cards ...yesterday I just couldn't get my mojo into gear no matter how hard I tried the creativity wasn't flowing but its back today and I am raring to go so here is my first card of the day.
I have used Tilda and Edwin skating, coloured with copic markers
Distresses using Tim Holtz milled lavender ink and I have torn the edges then stitched them
Other tools and things I have used ;
MS deep edge punch
Two different MS snowflake punches
Sentiment stamp from HeroArts
Glitter card
Bazzil card DP is from a Forever Friends pad
I have entered it into the following challenges ;
Mojo Monday Challenge Sketch
Cute & Girly Challenge Movies...Christmas in Wonderland (2007)
C4C challenge Punch
2 red bananas Challenge winter/Christmas
hearts delight cards Challenge Christmas (no red/green)
Magnolia down under challenge Christmas Decoration/card
Simon says challenge Winter Love
Sophisticats Challenge SNOWFLAKES & SPARKLE
Stamp with fun challenge Xmas
The Creative card crew challenge Christmas
Everybody-Art Stitching
My Time to craft challenge Winter Pals
Quixotic Challenge Tearing
A spoonful of sugar Challenge Non traditional coloured Xmas card
The Pink Elephant challenge Color Me Wonderful; Use your Favorite Coloring Medium
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge Alternative Christmas
Kaboodle challenge Snowflakes
Thanks for dropping by, I hope you have a fab day


Lilacanglia said...

Absolutely gorgeous,
Thank You for joining in at Kaboodledoodles this challenge,

Elisa said...

A beautiful card.x

Jessie said...

Beautiful colours and gorgeous card!

Loz (Aus) said...

Did I count 16 challenges! Wowsers... good luck!

Iris said...

Oh wow, your card is soooooo amazing, love the image and the fab detaills. Thankd for joining us at EAC and Simon Says Stamp Challenge.


Mandy said...

stunning card..love the soft colours and the border is gorgeous..
Mandy xx

Juls said...

just beautiful!! Cute image! Love the gorgeous soft colours! and the touches of sparkle! truly beautiful card!!

Jenny said...

Beauiful card. I love the pastel colours and your image is so sweet.
Wow. That's an amazing number of challenge blogs to enter. Good luck!
Thanks for joining EAC

Alex said...

like your card and great how much challenges you put into one card!
Thanks for joining EAC!
Hugs, Alex

Lea L. said...

This is so sweet! I love that cute image, and the soft colors! Great job with the C4C Punch Challenge!


mudmaven said...

Very beautiful card! Thank you so much for playing our Kaboodle Doodle challenge. ~chris

Andrea, said...

Oh this is so pretty Susie, fabulous colours and detail

JanJay said...

What a beautiful card, I love the colours you've used and such a gorgeous image.

Thanks so much for joining in my challenge & playing along with us at Sophisticats this week.

All the best

Jan xx

Anneke said...

Wow Susie, Gorgeous Card. The stamp is co cute and the colors are beautiful.

Hugs, Anneke

Shary said...

A really pretty card, the colours look lovely.x

Chrissie said...

What a sweetie!
Thanks so much for joining in the challenge at my Time to Craft.

Sue said...

Hi hun
bloody freezin eh, gorgeous card fabby colours, great layout, keep up the great work,sue.x

Pat said...

Oh wow, that is really pretty. :)

Lorraine A said...

Oh my goodness this is just fabulous Susie :-) I love the image and the colours and papers are fab ! :-)

Lorraine A said...

oops forgot to add this bit :-)

Thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
lols x x x

made by fifi said...

gorgeous card - love the colours - thank you for joining in with the MTTC challenge this week x

Linda said...

A really stunning card, colours are beautiful. Thanks for taking part in the Kaboodle challenge.

Ann said...

oh the colours on this are just gorgeous - love it.
Ann xxx

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Beautiful card Susie, so lovely! Great colors.
Hugs Jacqueline

June Nelson said...

Absolutly gorgeous susie and your colouring is amazing xxxx

Carole said...

Really cute card...the border detail is fabulous.
Thanks for joining us at QC.

Biscuitlid said...

fab - I love the image and all the techniques you've used on this one work so well together. Now if I tried to do that I can't imagine what a mess I'd end up creating lol!


Nilla said...

Fabulous card, love the soft colors! Thanks for joining the Christmas challenge at SWF! Hugs Nilla

Cindy said...

Very beautiful card - perfect for the challenge! Thanks for playing along!!!

CraftBelle said...

Thank you for leaving a comment on my blog. Great card and for all those challenges!

Danni said...

So soft and sweet!

Davi said...

How pretty with the gently soft colors and the sweetly colored images. The way you encorporated the punches is really nice.


Hi Susie
A gorgeous card,love the colours,
Hugs Dianne xx

Avril Ann said...

Love this image, so very cute, great card and so many challenges, well done and good luck, thanks for joining us at Sophisticats this week. Hugs Avril xxxx

Kristy Young said...

Another gorgeous card! Thanks for joining in the MDUC.
Kristy x

Elaine aka Quixotic said...

Absolutely gorgeous!

Thank you for joining us this week at Quixotic Challenges!

Juls said...

Just gorgeous!! such a cute image! Love the soft colours you have used and the slightly distressed feel you have created. Thanks for joining us at BTC&G!

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

these two are super cute, love your card.
Thanks for joining us at cute and girly.

Sue said...

Susie, love the pastel colors and your coloring of the skaters is wonderful. Pretty details make this card so fun to look at. Thanks for joining the fun at the MDUC this week. Hope you come back for another challenge soon.

Lesley said...

Beautiufl card, lovely soft colours. Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

pinky said...

Gorgeous card Susie, so much detail and your colouring is excellent. Nice movie choice. Thanks for playing along at cute and girly this month.

Pat said...

Gorgeous card Susie, beautiful colours and lovely image. Thanks for joining in the Challenge at MTTC this week.

Pat xx

stephanne said...

Holy smokes, that is a boatload of challenges!! Love this skating couple, they look terrific in pastels!! Thanks for playing with us at MDUC (again!!).

Beryl said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for joining us at By the Cute and Girly.
Beryl xx

Debbie Pamment said...

Toooo cooool!! Another beautiful job!
Thanx for joining us at MDUC

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Susie it is lovely to be visiting again and what a treat this is, it is a real beauty and as always I love it the colours, design, snowflakes and Tilda all so perfect thank you for sharing this with us at Kaboodle doodles this week.

Lorraine x

Anonymous said...

This is beautiful! I love the distressed and stitched layer and cute image. Congrats on so many challenges too! Thank you for joining our challenge!
EAC Team

Scrappymax said...

This is fabulous and such a beautiful image. Thanks for joining us this month over at BTC&G
Max x

Jodie from Oz said...

Wow just stunning, love this image and you have coloured Edwin & Tilda beautifully. My so many challenges, good for you.
Thanks for joining us at MDUC & hope you will join us again next time. Hugs Jodie from Oz

Karen said...

Gorjus card and lovely colours too. Adorable image !
Good luck with all those challenges.
Thanks for joining us over at Sophisticats.
Love Karen x

blackdragon said...

ADORABLE. Thanks for joining us at sophisticats this week.
hugs lynx

Jules said...

Hi Susie

A great card. So many gorgeous details to look at.

Thank you for sharing with By the Cute and Girly this month.

Love Jules xx

Sam said...

Gorgeous card Susie, one of my favourite stamps. So many challenges....
Thanks for playing along at CCC this week.
Sam x

Deb said...

So beautiful! Love the soft, sweet colors! I am so amazed at how many challenges you qualified for!

judie said...

brilliant lovely soft colours, thank you for joining us at crafty cardmakers xx

Vixykins said...

Beautiful design Susie, really nicely made x

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and hope you enjoyed the challenge. We have a new challenge on 14th Dec so come and stop by again x

Julie Riley said...

Beautiful card must be my favourite so far. Well done. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers. xx