15 August 2013

'It's A Cracker!'

This is my first post for today, please pop back later to see my Sparkles creation!

Today see's the start of a new challenge over at Delightful Challenges, where this week we have a great challenge for you


I really enjoyed this challenge, the thought of making anything but a card usually freaks me out....but thankfully Wendy has some amazing cutting files for sale instore, so I had a play with one on my Ecraft!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
ABC Christmas- 'P' presents, paws, puppy! 
Divas By Design- Christmas
LEJ Designs- furry friends
Digi Makeover- anything but a card

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Gifted George' by Digital Delights
Aquamarkers & Derwent Inktense pencils
George- golden brown (aqua), oak & tan
Hat- poppy
Presents- apple green, mauve (aqua), golden yellow, thistle, iris blue & sherbet lemon

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Sparkle & Magic' digi papers by Digital Delights
My stash- ribbon
Blue card Core'dinations
'Merry Christmas' sentiment from the 'Christmas Ticket' set by Digital Delights

Tools & Glues
'Collall all purpose glue' from Natalie & Amy's
'Cracker' cutting file by Digital Delights cut on my Ecraft

This week we are sponsored by 'Scrapyland' 

the winner will receive a $15 voucher to spend online!

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab
 'anything but a card' creations the DT have made!
Hugs xx


Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

How fab Shell to make a Christmas Cracker! It looks wonderful! Susan x

Lisa Foster said...

Hi Shell!
Wow! I totally love this adorable Christmas cracker! So cute! Cool coloring technique too!

Larelyn said...

So cute! I think these are such a cute tradition and yours is adorable. Love the image, too.

Claire said...

Aww what a fab cracker Shell - love the adorable image. Hugs, Claire x

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Shell ! the puppy is so sweet and you've coloured him beautifully… I love the scrummy paper and ribbons… it's a real cracker of a creation!! (sorry for the pun!! LOL)
Hope you are well hun!
Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week!
Hugs Sue B xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Shell. such a fabulous design and the image just adorable
hugs Sue xx

Hermien said...

What a cute christmas cracker did you make.
Thank you for joining us at Paper Makeup Stamps.


Joey said...

Shell this is fantastic hun, Love it! Joey x

Sandra H said...

Felt myself talking in Frank Carsons voice It's a cracker!!....lol and it truly is its absolutely gorgeous shell x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.really love the papers and adorable image :D

xx coops xx

Cumbrianlass said...

A great project, love the cute little doggy image
Thanks for joining in the lejdesigns Challenge

Kim. said...

Ooh I love this, your little dorgie is so so cute and the cracker looks great. I think I will have to have a go at making some of those for the kiddies.
Kim xXx

Anonymous said...

That's really cute, and nice to see something other than a card, thanks for joining us at LEJ Designs, good luck with your entry, DT Mandz xox

crafty-stamper said...

love the cracker and pretty paper ,love the cute furry friend image -thanks for joining us at Lej designs
Carol DT x

Janice said...

This is lovely Shell, a real cracker! Jx

Hazel (Didos) said...

EEEECKKKK thats so cute, what a fabby cracker, Love Me xoxo

DesignerDiva said...

Hi Shell It's ages since I was last here I'm so sorry! I'm bearly keeping up with my DT comments lol
I adore your cracker that little doggie is beyond cute!
Thanks for sharing it with the Diva's this week and good luck with the challenge
Hugs Laurie x

Helen said...

Awww...so cute!
Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
Helen x

Andie's Space said...

Hi Shell,
Oh this image is adorable. So cute! Love the fab papers you used for your cracker too. Thanks for joining us at Divas By Design this week.
Andie xx

Denise @ kc242 said...

Your project is soooo cute. Love your design. Denise