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Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Silent Night



Hello everyone

It's not long until Christmas now, is it? I thought I was cracking on well with my Christmas cards until Kimberley got rid of most of them at her charity thingumy bob which has left me with a grand total of 6 cards including this one. I can see me having to go out to buy some!

I love this little image. I got it last year and I couldn't possibly not use it again. It's a Penny Black stamp and since the sketch on the Penny Black Saturday Challenge was such a nice one this week I thought I would enter. I've called this card Silent Night but maybe I should have called it Starry Night? Reminds me of the old Don McLean song...




The image is Sweet Nativity by Penny Black which I coloured with Distress Inks
I used Magnolia papers and Coredinations cardstock
The flowers are by Magnolia and from my stash
Lace from stash
Loads of Stickles
Tools: Leone Em branch punch; Fiskars Star Border Punch; Sewing Machine
Sentiment: from stash

I would like to enter these challenges:
Penny Black Saturday Challenge - the lovely sketch
Totally Gorjuss - Not So Traditional Christmas
Die Cut Dreams Christmas Club Challenge - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Sparkle
ABC Christmas Challenge Blog - X is for Xmas (with the option of using flowers)

Suzanne has another little Candy on her blog if you would like to enter. It's a lovely Lili of the Valley Christmas stamp to which she will add some stamped images and other little bits and pieces when she draws a winner next week. This is the link if you would like to enter. Well worth a wee look. Good luck!

See you all soon. Thanks for dropping by.

Lynne.x

9 comments:

joey said...

Hi Lynne

this is absolutely gorgeous! a beautifulimage so beautifully laid out, thanks for joining us at pbsc

Joey.xx

Suzanne said...

Hi Mum. Gorgeous card once again. Love all the sparkle. I think I may be getting addicted to sparkle, lol. Thanks for posting about my candy x

jaimie said...

Hi Lynne,

I love this card, it's gorgeous !

Greetings, Jaimie

chrissy xx said...

It's Gorgeous. LOve your papers. Thank you for joining us at Die cut Dreams Christmas Club.
Chrissyxx
p.s. I'm humming the song now!!! lol.

Karen said...

I love this, it's so sweet, thanks for joining us at DCD Christmas Club.
xx

Pauline C said...

This is very pretty Lynne - lvoe the image and soft colours. Thanks for joining in this week's PBSC and love how you have used my sketch :-)Thanks for your kind comments about it!
Pauline x

Carissa said...

Very pretty easel card. Your image is beautifully coloured. Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge. Hugs, Carissa

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous and so cute.
Thanks for joining us at PBSC this week.
luv
Debby

Annie said...

a fabulous festive creation! thanks for joining in our challenge on the ABC Christmas blog.
hugs, annie x

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