Monday, 8 November 2010

a present for you

Good morning girls
We've a challenge and a half for you over on Karen's Doodles this morning!!! Are you ready for this? Nancy has certainly chosen a theme that'll either kill or cure you lol

you may use some other colours on your image

I so struggled with this theme until we were told we could use some other colours on our images but I tried to stick to the theme as far as possible hence a blackish Bigsby with his gift.
I started by cutting the bauble at 4" with my cricut, then I sized the image to fit in the centre. Once I'd coloured Bigsby with my copics I decided to paper piece the present, so there are two extra layers on that which gives it a nice dimension. I layered a piece of white pearlised card which I'd run through my cuttlebug onto some black card popped the bauble on top. Oh and a couple of wee brads and a bit of bling to finish off.
So who's game? I'll look forward to seeing what you come up with for this one

CRAFT - dry embossing
One Stop Crafts - embossing
Allsorts - twas the night before Christmas
Crazy 4 Challenges - a square card


  1. OMGOSH!!!!! this is just fanbloodytastic, you know when your hopping and looking at all these fab cards then one just pops out & makes ya sit up & take notice well....hun this is one of them I LOVE IT!!!
    hugs shell xx
    do you want my address hehe!! only joking xx

  2. This is just gorgeous.

    Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts callenge this week and good luck.

    B x
    More Stampalot candy here

  3. Too cute! Luv the embossing and ornament.


  4. A really stunning card, love the dramatic colour combo & sweet image
    Thanks for joining my challenge at ALLSORTS this week, Good Luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  5. What a beautiful card Anne,I love the image and the colours.

    Hugs Riet.x

  6. great card
    Anne like the embossing

  7. Hun this is gorgeous!!! I love the bauble shape youhave him in. xxx

  8. a gorgeous creation! Thanks for joining in this weeks embossing challenge at CRAFT! Gemma :)

  9. Such a beautiful crad love the die cut bow its just the perfect finishing touch to a beautiful card

    Thanks for playing at Allsorts this week

    Emma xxx

  10. Anne I LOVE this card its stunning, so elegant and the image is very sweet. beautiful work. hugs Tracy x

  11. Hi Anne wow this is beautiful and fun, that embossing looks amazing and so does the image and central detail I love it thank you for joining us at OSCC this week.
    Lorraine x


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Anne x

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