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Wednesday, 8 December 2010

santa clause is coming to town

starting on the family christmas cards now ~ sent my pile of cards in the post yesterday ~gosh how much does that cost?? my DH said no more handmade cards, as they are getting fatter and costing an arm and a leg!! LOL!!

anyway used the fab sketch over on :~

ABC CHRISTMAS ~Y FOR YULTIDE XMAS (holly or red/green or candles)


used english paper company paper, magnolia santa clause and lamp post stamps, see d`s word stamp, coloured with promarkers and some stickles glitter.

oh gosh very cold again this morning ~ keep warm and safe.


Paper Paradise said...

Just think, how much extra time you would have if you sent shop bought cards too. These gorgeous coloured cards must take AGES to make. Worth it though eh?

Lizzy xx said...

Gorgeous card Nessy...fab image & great colouring

Thank you for joining us at sketch & stash...good luck!

xx Lizzy xx :)

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Nessy, love the sweet Santa image.

coops said...

stunning card nessy.the image is fab and i love your colouring and gorgeous papers :D

xx coops xx

Anonymous said...

Vanessa, I adore your Santa image and his fun red cheeks and nose!! Beautiful coloring!! HUGS

Anonymous said...

Great card! how cute is your Santa!
I love how you made his cheeks so rosy too! thanks for joining in with us on the ABC Challenge this time! Samantha :0)

Ps would you please consider turning off word verification to help DT members as commenting takes so much longer with WV switched on.... Thanks :0)

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Vanessa.

Hugs Riet.x

Dot said...

Hi Vanessa. Great Santa card, the image is a cutie. Your colouring is fab and the papers perfect for the image. Thank you for sharing your creation with us at ABC Christmas Challenge this time and good luck.
hugs Dorte

Sue said...

awwwww such a fabulous and cute card....i love it:)

Thank you for joining us at sketch and stash


Jill said...

stunning card Nessy I love the santa image beautiful colouring too thanks for joining us at Sketch n Stash, hope to see you next week we have a very special S & S for challange 51 hugs Jill xx