Friday, 25 September 2009

my first christmas card....

well i have gone and done it...made my first Christmas card, only go, i am going to use this card to enter 3 craft challenges
paper take weekly which this week is a sketch, which i have put above, great simple sketch, could not help myself but to use and join in, if you have not joined one of their challenges before, pop over and take a look
allsorts challenge, this weeks theme is snowflakes in September their are some really fab cards from their design team, if you have lost your mojo ..for your Christmas cards, go over and have a peek, i am sure you will want to join the challenge
pile it up challenge this weeks theme is punches....nice challenge to go, lovely blog, also have a list of weekly challenges on their side strap, work a blog hop over for that alone
materials used
all images and sentiments are from elzybells art stamps, coloured with water colour pencils, 8" white card blank from papers are dovecraft designer Christmas papers,green grosgrain ribbon from stash,dovecraft small snow flake punch, and square wooden die in 2 sizes 8cm & 9cm from sage green card from the paper mill shop, 6 flat back gems from stash, happy Christmas crafting Julie-Anne xx


  1. Hi Julie-Anne

    Great card i love this image made some cards with this myself...

    thanks for joining us this week hugs kirsten...x

  2. Hi Julie-Anne

    I am so pleased we have inspired your first Christmas card!!

    Your card is lovely and a lot of work has gone into this - well done.

    Now don't forget - once you send a handmade card you can never go back!! It will be handmade from then onwards.

    Thank you for playing along with the Allsorts Challenge this week.

    Love Jules xx

  3. super cute card julie-anne..thanks for joining in the fun this week at PTW...hugs kath (GDT)xxx

  4. Hi Julie-Anne

    Love these stamps I use them lots they are very versatile,
    I love the dps you have used they are fab

    Thanks for playing at Allsorts

    Emma xxx

  5. Oh wow totally cute!

    Thanks so much for playing!
    Dee at Pile It On DT

  6. Great card. Love the iamge.


  7. Awesome, I love the image and colors. Nice sentiment too!

    Thank you for playing.
    Brenda-Pile It On GDT