Sunday, November 21, 2010

Holiday Cards at WhoopsiDaisy


The challenge this week at WhoopsiDaisy is to make Holiday Cards.  I decided to use this sweet image of two little ones fast asleep in front of the fireplace.  I can't help but wondering if they are standing guard to get a glimpse of Santa or if he has come and gone and they are tuckered out from the activities and excitement of the day.

I decided to make this card in traditional colours and while I didn't put a sentiment on the outside, there is a Christmas greeting on the inside.  I have made so many cards for the holidays lately but I still need to take an inventory so I know just how many more I have to do.  It is hard to believe how soon Christmas will be upon  us.

Make sure you check out the work of the other designers and enter your card for a chance to win some digis from WhoopsiDaisy.  You don't have to use an image from WhoopsiDaisy to enter the challenge but do check out the fabulous images in the store because they are so sweet and I bet you find some that you will just have to have.

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

The Crafty Pad - Red & Green
Our Daily Bread Designs - Holiday Cards
Digi Doodle Shops Best - Anything Goes
Hodge Podge Shop - Anything Goes
Pals Paper Arts - Ribbon or Fabric

Image:  Sleeping Children from Sheet 146 (WhoopsiDaisy)
Card Stock:  White (Staples), Greens (Recollections)
Papers:  Red & Green Striped (Provo Craft), Red with Snowflakes (My Stash)
Colouring Medium:  Pencil Crayons (Prismacolor) with OMS (Taltine)
Tools & Embellishments:  Ribbon (Fabricland), Branch Punch (Martha Stewart), Gems (Michaels)

16 comments:

  1. What a darling image and beautiful coloring! Beautiful Holiday creation. Thanks for joining the ODBD Shining the Light challenge this week.

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  2. Beautiful Cec! Love the wreath you made ~jeni :)

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  3. Your card is adorable. I love the traditional colours.

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  4. Very nice Cec, thanks for joinning us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.
    xx

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  5. Hi Cec. Your card are gorgeous.
    Hugs, Nataliya.

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  6. Gorgeous, love that wreath! Thanks for playing along with DDSB!

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  7. Beautiful card Cec love the colouring and gorgeous design, with perfect details.

    Hugs Linda

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  8. Very pretty card, Cec. I too love the traditional red and green. I also like the dimensional elements on your creation. Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.

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  9. Too, too sweet! Thanks so much for playing at PPA with us this week!

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  10. How sweet! Love the wreath your created around the image. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best
    Hugs,
    julie

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  11. That's a really lovely card and the image is gorgeous. Thanks for taking part at The Crafty Pad this week.

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  12. Hey Cec

    Great choice of DP's and the image finishes it off perfectly very nice card indeed! Thanks playing along with The Crafty Pad this week! Hugz Sal xx

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  13. Such a pretty card you made. Thanks for playing with us at Digi Doodle Shop Best and hope to see you next week for another challenge.

    Chantal (Shatam),
    www.universdeshatam.blogspot.com

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  14. Adorable card !

    Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best, hop to see you again.

    I am posting this to all those I comment on, so you might have got this before, if so I hope it’s ok to get it again :D
    I am one of the DT members at DDSB and I want to tell you about group I have opened at PCP “Fan’s of Digi Doodle Shop” and you are so very welcome to join us there :D
    http://www.papercraftplanet.com/group/fansofdigidoodleshop

    All the best to you, Jóna

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  15. Such a delightful card! Love the way you colored this one and the beautiful DP you chose. Thanks for sharing your talent with us this week at The Hodge Podge Shop. Hope to see you again soon! BTW, I have candy on my blog too, if you're interested.

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Cec