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Saturday, 4 December 2010

Christmas Colt


Yesterday I was looking through my digis and decided to have a Phindy's Place weekend, I have so many gorgeous images to choose from and I settled down and printed a few off.  Here's the first card I've made:  Christmas Colt was a favourite image of mine last Christmas (he's available as a non-Christmassy version too) and I was surprised to realise that I've not used him yet this year.  He is a Phindy's Place image, you can buy him here.  Isn't he adorable!
I based my card on the sketch at Simon Says Challenge, coloured him with Copics and with Distress Inks for the background, adding some snow with a Viva pen.  The DP is Basic Grey Jovial, sadly I'm coming to the end of this lovely pad of paper:(.  Embellies are velvet ric-rac, Craftwork Cards candy and sentiment and Prima flowers.
My card is for the following challenges:
Simon Says - sketch
Rainbow Lady - Christmas animals
Digital Tuesday -animals at Christmas time
Pile it on - feathers 'n'n fur
Stamp Something - Christmas colour combo
Dutch Dare - Christmas card, tag or ornament
 Fairy Fun Fridays - use a star - my colt has a star on his face!
Ellephantastic - red and green
Stempel-traume - red and green
Stamp and Create - 'tis the season

14 comments:

  1. Lovely card. That image is sweet. Not seen that one before. Thank you for playing along with Ellephantastic x x

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  2. Gorgeous card Anne :-) what a beautiful image and your colouring is brill ! love the papers and flowers too :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp and Stamp Something Challenges
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  3. Lovely image and great colouring makes a fab card.
    Jen x

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  4. This is lovely - brilliant colouring.
    Hugs
    Valxx

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  5. Lovely card, love the backing papers and he is a great horse! Thanks for joining us at Ellephantastic this week and hope to see you again. Jill

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  6. Gorgeous card I love that image not seen him before. Thanks for sharing Love Cynthia x

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  7. What a lovely card Anne. Love the image and the composition of the card. Have a lovely weekend. Jo x

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  8. oMgosh, how preeeety! I love the jovial papers too :) beautiful job as usual. Big hugs~

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  9. How very pretty! What a sweet image!

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  10. This is stunning Anne, I never noticed this image in the Phindy's store, but love it. The rich colors and snowy background really create a lovely scene. Off to purchase this image, my brother is a horse lover (he reports for a horse magazine even), so this image will make the perfect card for him. Thanks for great inspiration!

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  11. Lovely Card.
    Thanks for joining in the SimonSaysChallenge.

    Domi

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  12. Just amazing. Your card is so beautiful.
    Thanks for playing us at DDCC.
    hugs and happy X-mas.
    Lena

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  13. Lovely papers! I like the image too!

    Thanks so much for sharing your work with us at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!

    -Sarah

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  14. Thanks so much for including a star on your project and joining in with the fairies this week at FFF!! Don't forget to include the NEW Challenge link http://prairiefairyfridays.blogspot.com/ & get in on the Fairy Queens candy at this link http://prairiefairy.blogspot.com/ ending Dec 24th! Happy Holidays! PS- she has freebie tags for her e-mail subscribers!

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