My shining star

My shining star

Thursday, 5 April 2012

Singing for sunshine

Morning all - and a big welcome to new and old followers alike - its always lovely to have you looking at my work and leaving some comments - so thankyou!

Today the sky is blue and the sun is shining so it looks like the hedgies in my card must have done a good job at singing for sunshine:


I made this card - obviously for Christmas!!!! - for the snoflake challenge that I take part in on docrafts - its a bit like the winter wonderland blog - helps you to make up your Christmas cards throughout the year so that you don't get this rush on in October/November or even December. A great idea I think - but maybe that's just me trying to be too organised!

Anyhoos - onto the card - the image is a penny black image - I've stamped it and coloured in promarkers and then added glitter. I've cut the dry image out using an xcut die and mounted the whole thing on a card I covered in free paper from I think CMPC last year. Added a bow and a sentiment and bobs your uncle - there we have it! So what do you think?
I'm entering this into the singalong challenge at Penny Black this week and my snoflake challenge on docrafts. I may also enter it into the it takws two over at winter wonderland since there are two hedgies there!!!


And that's all for today - thanks in advance for any comments - and thanks for looking at my candy - hopefully I'll be at that 50 mark soon!

Love and hugs
Rachel x

15 comments:

  1. Just Gorgeous! One cute image and I LOve your colours.
    Chrissyxx
    One can never start early enough with Christmas cards lol.

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  2. oh what cute little hedgehogs and i love the fab papers
    Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week
    Lisa x

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  3. Adorable Christmas card (and it's never too early to start). Love the cute image and all the glitter you added.

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  4. oh simply an adorable pair, thank you so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

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  5. This is super cute Rachel, a great card
    Hugs Teresa xx

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  6. Gorgeous card, super cute image, fab colours and papers hugs Karen x

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  7. Fab card, very sweet image.
    Becky x

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  8. oh i love these hedgehog stamps! they're always so cute! :) great project :)

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  9. Oh this is adorable and so cute, gorgeous card.
    luv
    Debby

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  10. This is so sweet rachel well done hugs Elaine

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  11. Thank You so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland Challenge with this absolutely magical creation I do hope that you will try and join us again next week

    Have a lovely day
    Hugs Bridget :0x
    Winter Wonderland DT

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  12. super cute card rachel...thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

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  13. Great card, fab image - it's never to early to start preparing for Christmas is it? Can't believe we're in April already! Sparkles Christmas challenges is running too - there's some fab prizes on offer if you fancy entering!
    Hugs Jo x

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  14. Really cute Xmas card, I'm doing snowflakes challenge too! It's such a great idea, although I'm a little behind already!
    Wendy x

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