Sunday, 15 December 2013

Yet more Christmas cards!

I'm dashing into blogland with more Christmas cards. I have managed to make quite a few cards this weekend and a few even tie in to some challenges too!
First up I have snowflakes (and owls) for the challenge at Allsorts this week.
The stamp is from Little Claire's and it is coloured with promarkers and stickles. The snowflake paper was a freebie from 'Quick cards made easy', I think. I used a spellbinders die and a craftwork cards sentiment to finish it off.
My next is very similar, just a different colour way and papers were from a 12 x12 pack I bought (possibly dovecraft?) that I don't know if I will ever see the end of!!! Poinsettia die is from Marianne designs and the leaves are a Britannia Die from Pink Frog which I bought at Doncaster. These are both stamped last-minute Christmas cards that will be stuck in envelopes and posted as soon as the glue is dry! I am entering them into the challenge at Sweet Stampin'
Next I have another Nicecrane Robin from the Christmas birds sheet. I've added some glitter, some snippets of DP and some snippets of pearlescent card. Again the sentiment is from Craftwork Cards. I think the Holly DP is from an Artylicious cd from Chocolate baroque, but this is a bit left over from last year.
All three of my cards are using up snippets so I'm taking them to Miss Di's snippet playground, where someone got a bit excited with the chestnut roasting and set fire to the bike shed! Off to see if I can help sort it out. Thanks for looking!

17 comments:

  1. Very festive Sally - wonderful cards
    Xx

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  2. Hi Sally, Been a while since I got a chance to pop by for a visit, and how enjoyable a few minutes it was today. Loved your 2 so-different Owl cards. Your colors & decorations really changed the look for each of them. Then I see this lovely robin card and I'm blown away. Such a marvelous image, and loved the layout & papers you used to make Mr. R so very beautiful. Merry Christmas, TFS & Hugs

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  3. How different those two owl cards are! My favourite just has to be that robin though - the deep purples are amazing as a backdrop for the image - he positively glows.
    Paula (PEP)

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  4. Love these owl cards Sally, happy Christmas Tracy x

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  5. Wow, wow, wow , 3 beautiful christmas cards , the nice owls are wonderful!! But hte last one with the bird is great too!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  6. Love your gorgeous cards Sally.x

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  7. Morning Sally . . . love all 3 cards. Isn't it amazing how different the 2 owl cards look with different colouring?

    I've swept up the bike shed debris . . . thinking we might have to have one of those curved plastic ones for the bikes now . . . but HOW can you hide behind them? That's a serious design flaw!

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  8. A lovely array of crimbo cards Sal,thanks so much for joining in at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

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  9. Squee!!! I absolutely adore all your sweet bird cards, Sally! I couldn't even pick a snippets favorite, they are all so beautiful!! Hugs, Darnell

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  10. These are lovely cards, just perfect

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  11. Wow Sally, really lovely birdie cards - love them! I think it's so cute how the owl on the left is peeking from just one eye at the others :)

    Playing catch up with commenting here, hugs, Di xx

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  12. These are all Beautiful Sally, I haven't got a favourite even though I love Robins, they are all gorgeous.
    Hugs Mau xx

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  13. Me again with my allsorts hat on! Thanks for playing along x

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  14. It's amazing Sally how two cards can look so different with the same stamp. Just gorgeous.
    irene
    xxxx

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  15. Cute cards and the one with the bird is beautiful!!
    sandy

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  16. All these cards are great! I love the owl image. Thanks for joining us at Sweet stampin' this week.

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  17. Your little owls are soooo sweet. They look so different in the change of colour. I like the effect of the snow with the Robin. Hugs Mrs A.

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