Friday, 29 October 2010

Winter Wonderland DT - Have a Mousey Christmas

Good morning to you all in the land of blog
Today sees the next challenge at Winter Wonderland, but as always I cannot move on with out saying how fabulous the entries were into my recipe challenge last week, some great baking went on and some stunning creations, really enjoyed hopping about to see all you talented crafters.

The new challenge this week at Winter Wonderland is hosted by the very talented Lynsey and our sponsor is 
Whimsy Stamps and the theme is

Have a Mousey Christmas (show a mouse on your creation)

I could not resist the first inking of my winning Whiff of Joy stamp that I won from Jane at Jane's lovely cards and felt that this was the perfect opportunity to present her

Here is my DT creation for this week

It is an easel card and I used gold mirror card on the base and the papers are from the Papermania Silent Night stack.  I used an MS punch and a Nellie die for the image plate. I used a brilliance ink (an olive one oh I think that is correct) to edge the image.  The ribbons from stash not sure where purchased from now sorry but the bottom bow creation is a pull ribbon.  The pearls from the Hobby House and the sentiment on the easel came with the stamp and the inner is a Papermania. The flowers are from a local department store and a little gold stickles was added for the Christmas feel.  I used the stickles around the edges too after I had distressed them so the stickles would just pick up lightly.  The charm just showing near the ribbon is also from the Hobby House.

Here is a close up of the inner return and the pulled bow.
This is the close up of the image, I used copics to colour and a white gel pen for the highlights, I did use a little atyou glitter but it does not show up in the photograph.
So sweet isnt' she.

I am entering this creation into the following challenges

Creative Cottage - whose theme is embossing I embossed the Nellie die and also by hand embossed the image gold plate
Simon Says Stamp - whose theme is Punch Em!!
ABC - whose letter is G for Glitter (I have used glitter around all the distressed edges)
Papertake - whose theme is Sparkly and Bright
A Spoonful of Sugar - whose theme is Lets Get Punchy!!
Cupcake - whose theme is Sweet Treats
Aly's Sunday Challenge - whose theme is Distressed I have distressed the edges of all the papers and inked around the image and sentiment
Lots to Do - who would like to see an Easel Card or Shaped Cards
Totally Gorjuss - who would like to see Sparkle

Thank you to my lovely visitors for your inspirational comments, I love it when you leave comments as it allows me to return the visits.

This will post whilst I am at work courtesy of Mr Blogger and his effective scheduling and with hope at some point during the day I will be able to link the challenges up.  If not I will do this after I have been shopping, no not more craft shopping but food shopping, I know not as much fun but well it has to be done doesn't it?

Have a great weekend all

Hugs Kate xx

10 comments:

Lia said...

beautiful card kate I love the stamp and your coloring is great
hugs Lia

sam21ski said...

Another fab creation Kate. Lovely papers and that purple colour is amazing, it's beautiful xxxx

Danielle said...

Too adorably cute Kate! He is coloured so beautifully and I just love your fabulous layout and colours! That pull bow is stunning! A gorgeous creation from a fab teamie! Enjoy your weekend!
Hugs, Danielle

crafty creations said...

Kate this is simply beautiful - perfect colouring

Thanks for sharing with the Lotstodo Challenge x Hilda

Clarky J said...

a super cute card Kate just right for the challenge love it x Janet

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Oh you kno how I love purple and this is delish, such rich colours, sweet image and fab ribbon. Marianne x

Zoechaos said...

Gorgeous colour lovely and warm and very pretty. Thank you for sharing with us at Lots to do. xx Zoe

Liza said...

A fabulous card Kate, I love the design and all the detail.

Liza x

Mandy said...

Ooooo Kate I love, love, love this one, everything is just perfect, the image, the colours, it's all so beautiful
hugs Mandy xx

Suzie McFloozy said...

Gorgeous card with beautiful rich warm colours x
And I just love that big bow x
Thanks for joining in with us at the creative cottage challenge blog this week x
((hugs)) Suzie xx

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