1 June 2012


Its time for a new monthly challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge, this month we want to see your


creations. As long at your creation is one colour your fine to enter, it can be different shades of the 
colour like I have done!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
52 Christmas Cards- embossing
Craftymess Challenge- none traditional colours
Christmas Challenge- sketch & bingo, ribbon, embossing & buttons

Goodies I Have Used
Images- cat & dog from the 'Carollers Accessories' by Digital Delights
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Dog- warm grey 5, 4, 3, 2 & 1
Cat- blue grey 4, 3, 2, 1 & warm grey 3

Papers & Embellishments
Sentiment- 'Tis The Season To Be Jolly'  by Digital Delights
Button stamp by Molly Bloom (blue grey 4, 3, 2 & 1
Black card & ribbon my stash
White pearlised card from Create & Craft
Embossing folders- snowflakes & Swiss dots by Provocraft
Colour distressing done using Tim Holtz black soot

This month we are sponsored by the fab Joanna Sheen with a £10 voucher to spend in store

we also have the fab Di's Digi Downloads with a $10 voucher to spend on her gorgeous images!

Thanks for stopping by today, hope you take a few minutes to pop over to the main challenge blog & see what fab creations my teamies have made!
Hugs xx


Rebekah said...

Wow this is so cool Shell I love it! Hugs Rebekah xx

* Shaz * said...

Fab card missus love the pups
hope your keeping well
hugs Shaz xx

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful card Shell love the cute images, Jo xxxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so sweet hun, love those cute images and all the embossed panels look amazing
Lindsay xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah so sweet, Love the woof n kitty, Love Me xoxo

Cheryl said...

oh Shell Hun,what a brilliant image oh they are so cute,and the colour tones,are perfect love that sentiment and the embossing,so effective,hugs Cherylxxxx

Shirley-anne said...

So do love the cute cat and dog ..and the embossing . Beautiful card . thanks for sharing on Craftymess Challenge Blog

Elaine said...

Hi Shell,
Well , I’m back and I have the rest of today free so as to catch up on everyone’s creations since I have been away refurbishing my old house.
I adore reading the blog’s and looking at all the lovely cards and projects, almost as much as making the cards myself.
Thank you for your lovely comments on my blog , its so nice to keep in touch.
You have been making some stunners whilst I have been away , this one is lovely , love the Mono look and these little guys are fab
Great work well done ,
Hugs Elaine

jackiescrafts said...

I love this card Shell it's great

Jackie x

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Shell !! I love the cat and dog - they are really cute! Love the embossing and fab papers and embellies!!
Hope you have a wonderful weekend!! ;-))
Love and Hugs
Sue xx

jo said...

Fab card, Shell, embossing looks great and those images are sooo cute!
Hugs Jo x

Lesley said...

Fab card Shell, the dogs are very cute! xx

coops said...

so stunning shell.really love the gorgeous images and fab colours and design ;D

xx coops xx

Mynnette said...

What a darling card! LOVE all the different embossing folders you used--and the coloring on your holiday pets is fabulous! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

Debbie said...

Fabulous card Shell...Loving this gorgeous image....so cute.
Hugs Debbie x

Nicole said...

Hi Shell, what a lovely card you have made. So sweet with that cat and dog, almost waiting for santa to arrive :o) Thanks for joining us at CCWS and hope to see you again!


Anonymous said...

A brilliant card, love the images!
Helen x

Jolanda said...

Tanks for jouning the challenges at CCWS and for using our sketch! you made a lovely christmascard and you stamp is sooo cute. Hope to see you next time at Christmas Challenges with sketches!

sue - aka bearhouse said...

gorgeous card, I love the cute images and the layers of embossing look fabulous