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Sunday, 23 November 2008

Double Challenge Card







Well its been a snowy Sunday here in Norfolk so I thought I would take a quick pic out of my front door! I like looking at the snow from the warmth of the indoors so I managed to get a couple of cards made today. I think I must be the slowest card maker ever, I am really going to have to make some quick cards soon or I will never get all my special cards done for Christmas!

Anyway enough of my rambling, this card is for 2 challenges, the first is Just Christmas and Birthday Cards who have a great sketch this week and the second challenge this card is for is Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge whoose theme set by Jane this week is decoupage. I hope you can see from the photo that I have decoupaged the scarf and boots of the snowman. I have coloured the snowman with a mix of promarkers and glitter paints. The fur trim has decorated with flocking powder.

Thanks for stopping by, please leave a comment if you have time.
Hugs Lynsey :)

Materials:
Image stamp - Sugar Nellie
Papers - Basic Grey
Snowflakes - Cuttlebug
Ribbon, Gems from stash

Flocking Powder - Papermania

24 comments:

Sue said...

oh lovely card and luv the sno piccie. sue

Jill said...

wow Lynsey you've had plenty of snow, gorgeous card and beauitful image. wonderful colouring as always thanks for joining us at scsc hugs Jill x

Cathy said...

Such a fab card - love the papers and your colouring.
Mildly jealous of the snow!!
Cathy xx

Crafting Joanne said...

Gorgeous card Lynsey, really sweet image. Joanne x

Lyndsey Marie said...

Fab card Lynsey, love that snowman he is so funky, love your choice of papers as well.
Wow what a great pic of the snow we didnt have any here ho hum!!.
Lyndsey xx

cats whiskers said...

Oh Lynsey this is a great card, love your colouring of that cute snowman and your embellies are great. Looks like Christmas has cme early with all that snow
Hugs Jacqui x

Wendy said...

Wow this is a great card, and look at all that snow, we never get snow.
Wendy x

Tracey said...

Such a fabulous card!!

Happy Crafter said...

Fab card Lynsey love that snowman and i just love doing decoupage since i saw that challenge i've done two lol
Val xxx

Kim Piggott said...

Lynsey this is fabulous!
Love your snowman and your colouring just wonderful!
Love your choice of papers and your added detail gorgeous.

How great to see the snow, it looks so pretty!
hugs
kim xxx

Angelo said...

I love your snowman-card!! Great job with the sketch from JCBC. Thanks for playing along!

Kristin :)

Sue said...

Hi Lynsey, this card is gorgeous, loe your colouring too,must ink mine up now:)
Thanks for joining us at scsc:)

sue
xx

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

What a gorgeous card Lynsey, and you were lucky to have such a flurry of snow!! we hardly had any, im very disappointed. Hugs Linda x

Jane Carroll said...

fabulous card

thanks for joining us this week on SCSC

hugs jane x

Lisa said...

Fantastic card Lynsey! x

Donna said...

Gorgeous card Lynsey and such a fab image. Thanks for joining us at SCSC again this week :) Donna x

Debbie said...

Oooh snow...I'm so jealous we didn't get any :{ Debbie x

Debbie said...

Me again don't know what happend there...blogger crashed for a few seconds!
I was about to say that your card is beautiful, loe the snowman image and all of the pretty snowflake details. Debbie x

Jo said...

Nice card lyns . I made one with this image this week . will post later . as for the snow my goddness it didnt touch us.. GETTING A FEW FOLLOWERS I SEE

LOUISE said...

Another fab card Lynsey, quite fitting with the picture you have Sunday morning in Brentwood Essex. I love snow!!! Louise x

CraftyC said...

A fab card Lynsey,thanks for joining in this weeks SCSC!
Clairex

Bev said...

Lynsey this is GORGEOUS! Love the beautiful colours and the sweet image.

hugs Bev x

Simone said...

Wow, fabulous card! I love it!
Simone

Michele said...

A really lovely card. I love the image and lovely papers and your colouring is fab.
Michele x