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Thursday, 30 September 2010

winter wishes ....... kisses

well at last i have had some crafting time this week ~oh had a play with some magnolia stamps and lots and lots of glitter!!!
this xmas card is for lewis`s teacher ~who is very sweet and i must say looks very young ~but lewis has really settled in to year 2, long may it continue!!

for this card i used the sketch on TRULY SCRUMPTIOUS#42 ~ SNOWFLAKES
CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS#80 ~ "CHRISTMAS IN SEPTEMBER"
THE CRAFTY PAD #90 ~ "CHRISTMAS SPARKLE" ~ glittered everything
ONE STOP CRAFT#99 ~ "SNOWFLAKES IN SEPTEMBER"
CHARISMA CARDZ#39 ~ "CHRISTMAS CRAFTING" ..... all links to your left


used some fab snowflake paper at the back of my 12x12 paper cupboard ~but have covered it up!! (why does that always happen??) some much neglected magnolia stamps, popcorn the bear wording, sizzix snowflakes, cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder and lots and lots of glitter.

thought i would show the opening of the card ~as got the fold in the wrong place for the sketch~but works well ~still time to work on the inside, have used more of the snowflake paper.
better get some house work done ~so behind with everything ~ been to look at another new school for aaron, (fingers crossed and prayers our way would be fantastic) so forms to fill in etc, had hospital appiontments as well...just go , go go ..is a mums work never done???


29 comments:

*Vicki* said...

WOW! These colors sure are gorgeous Vanessa!! I love it all!! The snowflake is so pretty!! :)

Denise Clark said...

Just fantastic! Love Tilda here! She looks to be sitting in front of a wintry magic village! So pretty! Love the soft colors! Gorgeous card, Vanessa!

Lizzy xx said...

WOW I luv this card V it's gorgeous ...lush colour combo & ace layout xx Lizzy xx :)

Riet said...

So beautiful Vanessa,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Allison said...

so sweet
Thanks for playing along at Charisma this week
AllisonX

CraftyC said...

Its gorgeous Vanessa, love the colours!!
Clairexx

Debbie said...

What a gorgeous card Vanessa, love your detail and design. :)
Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Pad.
Debbie The Crafty Pad

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
a gorgeous card, fabulous colouring, luv the colours, beautiful papers, luv the design, sue,x

coops said...

fantastic card nessy.the tilda is gorgeous and looks fab with the scene behind her.stunning colours and papers :)

xx coops xx

Pink Sunshine said...

Great card, that background stamp is gorgeous, love all the sparkle.
Thanks for playing at Charisma.
Sally. x

Dawn said...

Awww what a lovely card, love the rainbow colours and wonderful colouring

thanks for joining us on TS

Dawn

Mona Evy said...

Gorgeous Christmas card! Love the image and the colours.
Thanks for joining this week at Creative Inspirations Wednesday Challenge!

TinaB said...

This is beautiful xx Thank you for playing at The Crafty Pad Hugs Tina xx

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Nessy, sweet image and fab colours.
luv
Debby

Debi said...

Stunning card! I love the colors...just beautiful. Awesome job on the card!

Allison said...

What a terrific card in very trendy Christmas colors! Love that you have her popped up over this BG...brill!

Crafting Diva said...

Hi Nessy thank you so much for leaving me a comment on my blog wish I had more time to blog, will have to try harder. Love your Tilda christmas cards another fan of Tildas I see woudl love to do a image swap with you if you would like too give me a e-mail lisaplummer17@yahoo.co.uk if you have trouble with my e-mail try lisaplummer17@yahoo.com or just leave me your address on my blog hugs and thanks again from Lisa

Crafting Diva said...

Hi Nessy wow that was quick answer just give me a e-mail and we can swap address ect... I stamp on smooth white card and use ink that is ok with promarker and copic. what kind of card do you stmap on would love some mixed Tilda and the little scenes and item they sit on if you have any, I can do you a mix of Tilda or penny blacks or was there something you would like? thanks from Lisa

Vee said...

Fabulous Christmas design. Thanks for joining in with my challenge at Chraisma this week. Good luck.
xx Vee

gina g said...

Gorgeous card i love the lovely colours. Thanks for joining us ar the OSCC this week. luv gina xx

Scrapmumur said...

OH...Vanessa, your card is very fabulous and fantastic!!!
Marvellous colours and details.
You have maked a wonderful card of christmas.
I love it!!!!
Have a nice weekend.
Big hugs, Murielle

Donna said...

Gorgeous card Nessy and such wonderful colours to use for winter...the style of this card is fantastic and i love how you have 3D'd your image...stunning card hun :) Donna x

PS: Please send us some sun :)

Anice said...

This is a beautiful card. The colours that you have combined are just fab!
Anice xx

Deb said...

fabulous card, love the images and colours, enjoy the rest of the weekend, hugs Debx

Mina said...

dosent it make you feel old when the Teachers, Doctors and Policemen look so yound Vanessa lol...I love your glitzy, girly Tilda christmas card...thanks for joining in with the Truly Scrumptious challenge
Mina xxx

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Vanessa, what a gorgeous Christmas card. I love the colour scheme. Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

Rica said...

Oh wow Vanessa what a stunning card - fabulous colour combination, beautiful colouring and glittering and I just love those snowflakes.
hugs Heather xx

Macpurp said...

what a darling card! and such a swwt image, good luck with teh new school for Aaron!

much love teen x

Kitty said...

Lovely card hun! Love elzybells, gonna miss them! x