Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Welcome to my Wednesday post

Morning readers,

I hope your week is coming along well, mine started off with my car going in for service and MOT .. after some confusion it all went ahead on Monday - fortunately the car sailed through the MOT so I'm all sorted for another year - pheww! Be lost without my car these days.

Anyhoo, time for a little crafting to share ...

My card
The front, back and inside of my card along with the front and back of my envelope

Materials used:
  • White 12.7cm square, 250gsm, card and matching sized envelope
  • Two pieces of card (one red and one white) cut to 12cm square
  • One piece of white card cut to 11.5cm square
  • Penny Black (Holiday Hugs) image stamped using Memento tuxedo black ink
  • Faber Castell polychromos pencils used to colour image and blended using Sansodor and a paper stump
  • Stamplorations sentiment builder (Christmas and New Year) stamped using Versafine onyx black ink (for extra BLACK)
  • Stardust stickles used to highlight fur and hair and Plaid dimensional gloss for the spectacle lenses and orange nose

I'll be entering the above for the following challenges:-
  1. The Paper Players - challenge No. 358 - CAS + colour in any image
  2. Christmas Card Challenge - challenge No. 19 - ANYTHING (Christmas) GOES + OPTIONAL  photo inspiration
  3. Merry Mondays - 2nd Annual Christmas in Summer link up - ANYTHING CHRISTMAS GOES
  4. The Holly and the Ivy - challenge No. 13 - ANYTHING CHRISTMAS GOES


SARN said...

Another fab festive make from you here Kathy. Great colouring-in too!

Hugs, Sarn xxx

Cara said...

Love this fun image and your perfect colouring x

Claire Broadwater said...

Kathy, this is a fabulous image! Your coloring is beautiful and I love your envelope, too! So happy you joined us at The Paper Players this week! XX

Clare Lloyd said...

It's lovely

Pat said...

What a cracking Christmas card Kathy. I love this fun PB image and the lovely glitter from the stickles and then the shine with the dimensional gloss both look great. x

Viv said...

Great Xmas card Kathy and glad your car sailed through it's MOT too ;) Viv xx

Joanne James said...

What a beautiful Christmas card Kathy - your coloured image is adorable. I love the touches of sparkle too. Thanks for sharing your card in my CAS colouring challenge over at The Paper Players this week!

Lori said...

This is such a cute Christmas card! Love that image - Santa and a snowman - you can't go wrong! Thanks for sharing with us at CCC!-Lori DT

Karen (karey2005) said...

How fun! This card just makes me feel happy! Thanks for linking up with us at Christmas Card Challenges! Karen, DT

Lillianb said...

Such a happy Christmas cards Kathy.


Jackie C said...

Love this entry, thank you for sharing with The Holly & Ivy, Jackie DT member.