Monday, December 5, 2016

Christmas Deer

It's time for another challenge from the Love To Scrap Challenge Blog.  This week we're feeling frosty and the challenge is: Winter Wonderland.  We have three awesome sponsors:



I was given this gorgeous image from The Paper Shelter!  Well, I have to say that EVERY image I've seen from The Paper Shelter is gorgeous; but I do really love this one.
 I was inspired by a card I saw earlier this week that was in shades of lilac and teal; and thus my non-traditional Christmas color combo.  I printed the image out a bit large and was running short on time, so I decided to make a CAS card and I really love how it turned out.  The left hand strip and the doily "snowflake" were cut out of an irridescent glitter paper and the shimmer is absolutely stunning.  You can see it better in the photo below.
A bit of mulberry paper and some DMC floss finish it off.  I hope you'll get a chance to play along with us.  I can't wait to see what's in your winter wonderland.

Supplies:
Stamps: The Paper Shelter "Holy Night" digi; Verve "Peace on Earth" sentiment
Dies: MFT "Small Doilies"

Challeges:
Crafter's Cafe #162--Christmas and/or birthday
Crafting By Designs--anything goes
Penny's Challenge #306--anything goes
Crafty Gals #100--anything goes
Little Miss Muffet #152--anything goes
Craft-Dee BowZ--anything goes with handmade bow
Dragon's Lair--Christmas Wishes
Card Mania Challenge #87--anything goes
Crimbo Crackers #121--non-traditional Christmas (non-traditional colors)
Fussy & Fancy #178--Christmas in tones or pastels
Cut It Up Challenge #110--bingo (I used the "twine/ribbon, glitter, and texture" diagonal row)
Sweet Stampin'--Let it snow



24 comments:

FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Such a pretty Christmas card! Simply beautiful :o)

Lillian A said...

Love your color combination, Heather, and that's a neat idea to put the button in the center of your snowflake.

Cut It Up Challenge Blog said...

So gorgeous. I love the unconventional colors, and the touch of mulberry paper.

Thanks for joining us for our Holiday Tic-Tac-Toe challenge at Cut it Up!

Evelyn
http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

Katrina Brown said...

Oh, Heather, this is beautiful! That image is stunning and you have adorned it in such a lovely way. I just love the shades of lilac/violet, all the textures, and sparkly die cut! Thank you so much for joining us over at Cut It Up!
Katrina
ScrappyHorses.blogspot.com

Jo - Jo's Scrap Shack said...

Oh this is such a gorgeous card Heather! Lovely image and I love the colors so much.. I guess since purple is my favorite color, this could be why I love it so much :)
Beautiful! Have a great week!
Hugs,
Jo
xox

Anna said...

What a fab card! Great colouring :)
Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter. Hope to see you again and good luck :)
Hugs Anna

Kathie said...

Stunning card Heather, I love this image and your wonderful colour combo. This is such an elegant card. Great card and thanks so much for sharing your talent with us over at Penny Paper Crafty Challenge and good luck.

Hugs
Kathie PPCC~DT

Robin said...

This is just so very beautiful! I love how you colored her! Hugs, Robin

NGCARDS said...

A beautiful Christmas creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

Nathalie said...

Very adorable! Thank for playing with us at Fussy & Fancy challenge.
Nathalie DT

Gale said...

Lovely Christmas card Heather. Love the shades of lilac. Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafter's Cafe and we hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Gale DT

Gayatri said...

Great colouring. Wonderful card. Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes Challenge. Gayatri xx

Jules said...

Pretty image with sweet deer and coloured just perfect.
Thank you for sharing with
Fussy and fancy.
Best wishes Jules xx

Beebeebabs said...

Very cute card!!!

Cass said...

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

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Ann Chuang said...

This is beautiful! I adore the image and your gorgeous coloring!
Hugs
Ann

Dess V said...

Beautiful card. I love the shiny border, it's so sparkle.
Thanks for playing with us at Card mania challenge!
Dess ^.^

Pat K said...

Beautiful card Heather...love this TPS image. Thanks for playing along with us at Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge. Pat K x

Milka Gubo said...

Beautiful card. Thank you so much for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Challenge this fortnight. I hope to see you again. :o)
Milka GDT

Donna said...

This is really a sweet card and I love your coloring and color combination. Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month and have a very Merry Christmas!

Neva Zver said...

Nice image and fun colors, great job :-) Good luck in the draw. Thanks for joining us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

Irena Stefanova said...

A gorgeous Winter card, gorgous image, colours and design
Hugs
Irena

Sara Pyper said...

What a gorgeous card!!!I love the purple in a Christmas card!!
Thanks for playing with us at Crafty Gals Corner!!