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Thursday, 19 July 2012

Merry Christmas Bea for Charisma Cardz Challenge - Your Favourite Animal

Hello to all in Blogland.  I hope this finds you well.  My card  for Charisma Cardz Challenge features the fabulous Merry Christmas Bea from Teddy Bo & Co and she is lovely. Please visit us at Charisma to see the fabulous Design inspiration provided by my talented Team sisters.   Many congratulations to the winner and Top 3 of the last Challenge.  



The Sponsors for this Challenge are:

Crafty Ribbons

Crafty ribbons are offering one of our lucky winners a sweet bundle of Owl ribbons! 

and 

Joanna Sheen who is generously offering a £10 voucher for one winner.





List of Materials used to make this card:

This card is made from a sheet of 12 x 12 Core'dinations paper and is folded at 3" x 9" Horizontally and 6" Vertically.  2 x 3" panels have been cut from the sheet and the centre panel has been folded at 1", 2", 3" and cut at 4".  
A decorated sheet of Christmas paper from my stash.
Lots of lovely die cuts from silver mirror card - trees and swirls and glitter card snowflakes. Snowflakes are a Marianne Die, Flowering Christmas Tree and Frosty Border are Memory Box Dies.   Pearls have been used to decorate the snowflakes
The lovely Miss Bea is coloured using a mixture of Flexmarker and Promarker Pens. 
I have used some Anita's Glitter snow and decorated with extra glitter detail.   




A closer view of this lovely image and details.



I would like to enter this card for the following Challenges:

http://crafterscafeblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ - Christmas in July with non traditional colours.
http://tcrschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ - Deck our Blog with Boughs of Holly



This is an image of the front of the card featuring die cut foiled poinsettias with glitter detail.  Foiled hearts, swirls and lovely glitter ribbon.  There is a mini pocket on the front of each side of this gatefold card and a little double label is tucked inside.  The paper used for the pockets is a freebie from Bearly Mine Designs.  Thank you Donna.

Thank you for taking the time to read this post.  I hope you like my card.  I really had fun making this.

Hugs 


        X







25 comments :

Caroline said...

WOW this is stunning love the image and your design and layout is fabulous. Caroline xxx

tilly's crafts said...

This is stunning Laine - and so much more than a card! gorgeous!
Kim x

Caz said...

Really lovely card Laine. Gorgeous design, fab papers and a beautifully coloured image.
Hugs
Caz x

sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!! Such a beautifully designed card Laine, I love the image and the colours and detailing are gorgeous

Sue

Louise said...

Wow! I mean seriously wow!! Such an amazing card - thank you so much for sharing it with us at Teddy Bo Towers :) Good luck! xxx

Liz, said...

This is a corker! Love it! Thanks for joining in the fun this time at TeddyBo,

Liz x

Leigh S-B - The Sharpie Domino Queen said...

Fabulous festive creation! Thanks for joining us for our first Third Coast Creative Challenge! Good luck!

Leigh S-B
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cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Laine, I love that TeddyBea image and your fab die cuts make a lovely little scene.
Pauline
x

Chana said...

This a so pretty! You always do such nice work! Thanks for playing along with us at Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog!
Hugz,
Chana

Debbie D (Padster) said...

Fabulous creation - love those sparkly die cuts - thanks for sharing with us at Teddy Bo
Hugs
Debbie xx

WeirdCat said...

Wow great card, lots of thought there, so much to look at, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week
Ruth x

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

WOW this is absolutely awesome! You've inspired me to give this 'fancy fold' a try ... just beautiful! Thanks so much for joining our "CHRISTMAS IN JULY" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
Darlene
Shelly's Images DT
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Karen said...

A really delicious design sweetie!
Love all of it! Smiles.
Thank you so very much for entering and good luck!

Krafty Karen - DT for Teddy Bo.xx

Anesha said...

Lovely card. THanks for taking part in the Third Coast challenge.

Pia S said...

This is such a beautiful design! I love the exterior of the card, with the lovely silver hearts, poinsettias and bow. The inside is beautiful too, with the lovely Teddy Bea image and the gorgeous swirly tree. Well done!

Sonia said...

This is so pretty love the design and all the lovely embellishments. Thank you for joining in with Teddy Bo's Christmas challenge.
Hugs Sonia xx

meg said...

A beautiful card again your use of embellishments finishing it to perfection Thanks for joining in at Christmas Crafting this month..

Doreen said...

This is fabulous.Thanks for sharing with us at Forever Friends.xxx

Rachael said...

Wow this is brilliant!! Love all of the silver die cuts! Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends Fortnight. Rach :)x

Laney said...

Just gorgeous laine!!thanks for joining us at Diva's this time
hugs
laney

Clairebears said...

WOW this really is one amazing card! I love all the detail and the gorgeous snow on Teddy Bea :0)
Thank you so much for sharing it with us at TEddy Bo's Challenge.
Love Clairebears x

Pat K said...

WOW, this is fabulous Laine. What a wonderful surprise when you open the card. I love Teddy Bea but haven't coloured her lately...you've inspired me. hugs, Pat K.

Berit said...

Such a ggorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
Berit x

Debbie said...

Stunning card. Another fabulous creation. Thank you for joining us at Christmas Crafting.
Debbie x

Jen Leeflang said...

How very precious! - thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images for our "Show us wot u got" challenge.
luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
Shelly's Images DT