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Friday, 18 July 2014

Snowy Christmas Wishes (in July!!!)

Good morning all - hope you are well.  My ears are popping at the mo.  I think it has something to do with atmospheric pressure, maybe?  It feels really heavy in the air here in Buxton.

I have yet another Christmas card lol....



It's another cute Bugaboo image and I've done something a little different with my pro-markers.  I've used the blender pen to blend the colour around the snowmen and on them as well.  It's a nice shading effect I think.  The papers are Magnolia 12 x 12 and the snowflake is a Magnolia Die.  I've used my cuttlebug embossing folder (snowflakes) which you can see at the bottom of the card.  Everything else is from my trusty stash.

Challenges:-

Catch the Bug - Christmas in July (Kraft, Embossing & Snowflake)
Crafty Boots - Christmas in July
Divas by Design - Christmas in July
Fantastic Tuesday - Anything Goes
Inky Chicks - Christmas in July
Passion for Pro-Markers - Christmas in July
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Christmas in July
The Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland - Blue Christmas


Thanks so much for looking and have a great day

17 comments:

  1. Hi Michelle what a fabulous card, love the bugaboo image and the added blings and snow flakes...awesome..xxx
    hugs, aNNie xxThe Journey is the Start

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  2. Love the shabby look Michelle and the shading is fabulous, must try that technique. Hope the ears sort themselves out soon, it's a horrid feeling!! xx

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  3. Thanks for entering The Glory of Christmas challenge 37 with your lovely card, Hazel , Glory of Christmas DT - thanks also for entering this into Fan-tastic Tuesday and also my CHNC challenge extra for July - hope to see you again soon. x

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  4. Just gorgeous with beautiful embossing and distressing.
    {I would love you to take part in my 900 Follower Give-away. Thank you so much if you have already entered and good luck}. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  5. Fabulous colouring Michelle and love these snowmen...love the blue with kraft,the layers and papers...fabulous card.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  6. I think you did a great job coloring this image, and your blender pen technique to color around the image turned out beautiful! Lovely design!

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  7. What darling little snowmen and great coloring. Love the shadow effect. Thanks for playing along with us at CIJ at Catch the bug.

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  8. Thanks so very much for joining our recipe challenge during our week long events at CTB! I love your card and appreciate your support!

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  9. This adorable. Love the coloring of the image. Thanks so much for joining us for Bugaboo's Christmas In July celebration. Great Job!

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  10. Fabulous card, gorgeous image and great design - so pretty. Thank you for joining in with all of the Christmas fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  11. A gorgeous card. I love those snowmen. I don't know what I'd do without a blender pen!
    Thanks for joining my Christmas in July challenge at Passion for Promarkers.
    Lorraine x

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  12. lovely card! thank you so much for taking the time to join us at catch the bug for our week long Christmas in July!

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  13. This is a fabulous festive card Michelle, I love your gorgeous snowmen and your shading is perfect - great design..
    Pauline
    x

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  14. Hi gorgeous card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Sparkles!

    Love From Rebecca xx
    DT

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  15. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland.

    Deborah A

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