Saturday, 14 November 2015

Oooh, is it me or or is it like a wet weekend?!?!?!

Morning all

Welcome to another wet weekend!

However, that said, I have still managed to use the water productively this morning ..... water COLOUR!

My card

And a closer view of the image panel

Co-ordinating inside and envelope
Materials used:
  • 15cm square white, 250gsm, card blank and matching sized envelope
  • Unknown Santa image stamped using Ranger Archival jet black ink
  • Distress Inks (used water colour style) to colour:- antique linen, festive berries, fired brick, aged mahogany, black soot, blueprint sketch, vintage photo
  • Crystal stickles to highlight

I'll be entering this for the following challenges:-
  1. Simply Less Is More - challenge No. 250 - ONE LAYER CARD - SANTA
  2. Creative Fingers - challenge No. 97 - ANYTHING GOES
  3. Left of Centre - challenge No. 104 - SPARKLE
  4. Alphabet challenge - November challenge - TIS THE SEASON
  5. Just Us Girls - challenge No. 319 - USE WATER COLOUR


Cardsbymaaike said...

it looks like Santa needs to leave those cookies ;-) super duper CAs card and super funny too, I love it

Di said...

Brilliant card Kathy - love poor ole Santa - and the sentiment is absolutely perfect :)


Di xx

Chrissie said...

This if fun Kathy... poor old SANTA!
Thanks so much
"Less is More"

Fiona said...

Great image and humorous sentiment..torrential rain here too.

Barb said...

A wet day, well you know you're back home again Kathy. I love your water coloured card. I love your Santa's face and the sentiment is really funny. Barbxx

Karren said...

This is too cute! Love it!

Debs M said...

Happy Saturday, great stamp - looks fab x

Lilian said...

Great card Kathy,

Lee-Anne said...

What a fun card, Kathy! Poor Santa!

Zoechaos said...

Fun and Fab CAS card, love it. Do you think he looses much weight as the night goes on? All those Chimneys but also all those mince pies! XOXO

Sarn said...

Ha ha ha . . . great CAS card with a fab sentiment. xxx

riaann said...

What a great CAS card!! Love that image! Thanks so much for playing along with JUGS this week.

Sazzle Dazzle said...

A brilliant image, CAS perfect and simply awesome Kathy!
thanks so much for playing along this week!
Sarah xx
Less is More

Gerrina said...

A funny and beautifully watercoloured cardset again! And so quick! (I had no time to post my cards on saterday...) Hope you had a fun weekend and will have a fun and colourfull week!

Claudia said...

Hi Kathy

What a great Santa Claus. Love the stamp an your lovely colouration. Thank you very much for your visit and your lovely comment on my blog. Wish you a wonderful Sunday evening.

with creative greetings

Steph said...

Fun card, what a cute image. Thanks for joining us at LOC challenges this week.

Anne said...

What a fun image Kathy - and super watercolouring!
Thank you for joining us
"Less is More"

Vicki Dutcher said...

Fun cas card! Thanks for joining in at JUGS!

Viv said...

Great fun card Kathy. Reading above...Xmas pressie for your brother and SIL what about a tagxedo image (their names, family names and where they live) and maybe A4 size and frame it?? I printed some for my SIL's (heart shaped)and they adored them and asked me to do more for relatives ;) Viv xx

Neets B said...

Love that image, and so CAS. That's how I look now trying to get into my jeans, imagine what I'll look like after Christmas! Yikes :)
Thanks for sharing with us.
Anita x
Less is More