Monday, December 21, 2015

Special Gift

Happy Christmas week!!  I can't believe it is here already!  Today begins the last challenge of the year from Love To Scrap Challenge Blog, and it's a fan favorite: Anything Goes.  Our sponsors are

I was able to work with an image from A Day For Daisies and chose this gorgeous baby Jesus image.  Ooo . . . I just love it!!
It is really easy to color up, and I added a bit of yellow ink around the star to give it a glow.  The papers were scraps that were laying on my table from another project.
Here is another card I made using the same image:
See, isn't this image beautiful?!  For more details on this card and the background I created, check out this post.  Thanks for stopping by, I hope you will get a chance to get inky and play along with us.

Sweet Stampin'--Merry Christmas
Hiding in My Craft Room #230--favorite Hiding In My Craft Room challenge from 215 (this week it is definitely Super Scraps Saturday--I'm into using up those scraps)
Brown Sugar #177--anything goes
Crafty Gals #50--anything goes
Penny's Challenge #258--anything goes
The Paper Shelter--anything goes
Crafty Creations #324--happy holidays
Crafting by Designs--here come the holidays
Creative Inspirations #340--Merry Christmas
Tuesday Throwdown #274--anything goes
Di's Digis--winter holidays
Sweet Stamps--anything goes
Raisin Boat #39--Christmas & New Years
Sparkles #59--die cuts for Christmas

Stamps: A Day For Daisies "A Sign I Give" digi
Dies/punches: Spellbinders "Layered Poinsettias"; MFT "Blueprints 13"; Fiskars "Upper Crest" border punch


FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Both cards are precious and just beautiful :o)

Robin said...

These are both so very beautiful! I love this image and you did a fabulous job with it. Hugs, Robin

Lillian A said...

Such a precious baby -- lovely card, Heather!!

Claudia Rogier said...


Wow, stunning project. Love it. thanks for joining us at BSC.

DT Brown Sugar Challenge

Barbara Bruder said...

Heather you cards are so beautiful. I love it when I can use the scraps that are sitting there just waiting to be used. Yours are perfect for the cards you made. Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Creations Challenges for our latest challenge. Good luck and join us again soon. Hugs, Barbara {Crafty Creations Challenges}

Cass said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin'
Cass xx

Cass said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin'
Cass xx

Laura Turcotte said...

Gorgeous card! Great image--I,too, love the images from a Day for Daisies! Thank you for joining us on the HIMCR blog! Happy Holidays!

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our "Christmas cards, tags, anything Christmas with an Image" Challenge #117!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Michelle said...

Such pretty cards! Great to see the image done in different ways. Very nice. Thanks for joining us at Penny's this week! Hope to see you back again soon :)

Irena Stefanova said...

This is adorable! Sweet image, that you colored beautifully.

MackieMade Paper Creations said...

Beautiful cards! Love how you used the sketch at SugarPea Designs! Thanks for playing along with us!!!!

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Stunning, each card is beuautiful!!! Thanks for playing along with us at SugarPea Designs.

Deanne :)

Wendy said...

Beautiful cards...... Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs Challenge.
Wendy xx

cotnob said...

Fabulous cards, such a lovely image.
Thank you for joining us at Di's Digi Designs.
I am having a little giveaway on my blog if you would like to take a look -

LauraJane:) said...

Thanks for joining us at SugarPea Designs Sketch Challenge! Your cards are colored so well!

Laurie HIMCR said...

This is a wonderful Christmas card! I love this image! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

Hiding in My Craft Room

Tip Top said...

Another beautiful card! Thanks for joining the challenge at Crimbo Crackers - see you again next time!

Karren said...

Beautiful cards using a beautiful image! Thanks so much for joining us at SugarPea Designs.

Helen said...

What a great idea - love the background.

Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Challenge.

Helen x