Sunday, 27 October 2013

Hard to Find Some Peace

Hello.  Welcome.  Just a quick post.  Feeling a bit ragged today after my big pumpkin celebration last night.  For me no alcohol involved, but some of us partied til the clocks changed, so a long day and a late night.  A very good party with lots of pumpkins and cake!  Hope to have a few photo's to show soon. 

I seem to be alternating between Halloween and Christmas.  This one is xmas themed.


Using the lovely LOTV penguin and presents image from the Winter Wonderland art pad.  I finally managed to get the die cut/fussy cut combination right.  Usually someone loses something vital but he's still got his scarf and tree.  Phew!  The base is a kraft card I have stamped with a Crafty Individuals corner stamp.  I've layered with a sheet from Tilda Wintergarden papers then a frame from handmade paper and the image.  The flowers are from Storyteller.  I wanted a peace and joy sentiment but couldn't find a stamp or anything that mentioned peace.  Plenty happy, merry, joy and bright but no peace.  Finally founf this on a freebie sheet from a magazine and layered it onto some kraft.  The red ink is DI Barn Door.

Penguin taking his presents and joining the fun at
Joan's Garden - kraft/red, bird, layers
LOTV - Anything Goes
Craft-room Challenge - Our Feathered Friends
Papertake Weekly - Oh Christmas Tree
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for October

Thanks for dropping by.   Don't forget to leave some love for a chance at the candy. I will be drawing the lucky winners on the 31st.  Bwahahahahahaha..........

10 comments:

  1. Cute card. Fun colors and design.
    Thanks for joining us at Joan's Gardens for our weekly challenge.
    Joan
    www.atjoansgardens.com

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  2. that's the cutest penguin :-) thanks for sharing with us again at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

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  3. What a sweet penguin, Gail! I love this card because it combines both aspects (the religious and the "Santa" side) of Christmas. Love seeing the blues here!

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  4. Adorable image and card! Thank you for joining the challenge at Papertake Weekly :)

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  5. Wonderful warm Christmas card, thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

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  6. A super cute card, thank you for sharing it with us at Craft-Room Challenge.
    xxx Hazel.

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  7. Love this very cheery Christmas card, such a cute image.

    Sylv xx

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  8. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for CHNC challenge extra for October - hope to see you again soon. x

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  9. Challenge 6 on Crafting Musketeers is 'Christmas in October - it would be good to see this there as well, Hazel, Design Team Crafting Musketeers x

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  10. Thanks for entering our 'Anything Goes' challenge Gail, one of my favourite stamps!

    Good luck!

    Anne x
    Lili of the Valley

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