Saturday, November 2, 2013

Charlie Horse Reindeer Christmas Card

Chalkboard Technique using heat embossing on front of card
Recycle cardboard for base of card
Black Cardstock for front of card
Basic Grey Cardstock - Eskimo Kisses and Life of the Party for Inside the card
Kraft Cardstock for the Frame
Sizzix Wood Embossing Folder
PowderPuff Mocha Mama Chalking Ink
Scrap of plaid ribbon for bow
Scrap of red twine for the middle of the bow
Snowflake button
Stamp - Charlie Horse reindeer and snowflakes
Heat Embossing Powders - Stampendous - Pirate Gold and Champagne Pearl
Versamark Embossing ink
Sentiment, Christmas Tree, and Candy Cane stamps - Clear Dollar Stamps
Merry Christmas Sentiment - MFP Holiday Collection

I am linking up to the following challenges:
Nov 2 Christmas Card Challenge Bow or ATG UE
Nov 2 Creative Inspiration Paint ATG UE

Nov 4 Sweet Stamps Frames 1E
Nov 5 The Male Room  Nature Theme and for a male UE
Nov 6 Totally Paper Crafting Button it Up one or more buttons 3E #3
Nov 6 CRAFT Challenge For the Boys 5E #4
Nov 6 An Inky Situation ATG UE
Nov 6 Cute Card Thursday - Sparkles UE embossing powders
Nov 7 Creative Corner Can't Touch this use texture 3E #2 
Nov 7 All Sorts Christmas Cheer 3E #2
Nov 7 Sister Act - Cards Only UE
Nov 7 Card Crafters Circle Cute Cards 3E #2
Nov 8 A Gem of a Challenge Christmas is Coming UE
Nov 8 Challenges 4 Everybody UE
Nov 8 Catch the Bug - ATG 3E #1
Nov 8 Crafthazelnuts Weekly Christmas Challenge bling it up UE
Nov 13 ABC Challenge V is for Vixen - add a reindeer UE
Nov 14 Craftitute ATG with twine or string 3E #3 - on the bow
Nov 15 Basic Grey - Sparkle and Glamor - using sparkle heat embossing and Basic Grey cardstock inside the card -Eskimo Kisses and Life of the Party
Nov 30Craftyhazelnuts November Christmas Extra Challenge UE 
Nov 30 One Crazy Stamper Christmas 4E #3
Nov 30 Your Next Stamp - using photo red and brown 3E #2
Nov 30 Christmas all Year Long Winter Wonderland snow, snowflakes UE
Nov 30 Beccys Place Holiday - A month of Holiday Cards UE  


  1. Adorable, Gail! I love Charlie Horse! Thanks so much for joining in the Anything Goes November at Bugaboo's Catch the Bug this week!


  2. What a cute little horse image, and a lovely inside of the card too!. Thanks for joining in at The Male Room. Bev :)

  3. As I hate doing it I will admit at the beginning that this is a copy and paste comment as I am unable to type properly at the moment, but didn't want to miss the opportunity to take a look at your lovely Christmas creation and thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week.

    B x

  4. Love Charlie the horse reindeer on your chalk board card. Great fun. Thanks for joining us in The Male Room

    Louise xx

  5. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for November and also for CCAYR 'winter wonderland' challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, CCAYR design team x

  6. What a lovely image for your card. Have that chalk board technique on my to do list to try out. Thank you for joining in the challenge over at Crafty hazelnuts extra this month. Hugs Mrs a.

  7. Very cute project and I love the little horse. Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Corner.

  8. Gorgeous card, I love the image and beautiful colours.
    Thank you for taking part in A Gem of A Challenge this week
    Sue xx

  9. Gail, I really like your creativity. Your card is wonderful. Thank you for joining us at Your Next Stamp challenge!

  10. Great card. Thank you for joining us at Basic Grey Challenges.


  11. cute card! thank you for joining us this week at Catch the Bug!

  12. Great card thanks for joining us over at One Crazy Stamper!! good luck

  13. Really cute card, Gail! Thank you so much for linking up with us in our “November Anything Goes” challenge at Catch The Bug! Please join us, again, next time, for a new sketch and more chances to win! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Bugaboo Stamps

  14. Gail, this card makes me smile. It's so cute. Wonderful combination of papers, techniques, and images. Thanks for joining our Craftitude Add Twine challenge this fortnight. I hope we see you again soon.

  15. What an adorably cute, sweet card! Thanks for joining our Fun Friday Challenge over at YNS!

  16. Thank you for Linking Up at An Inky Situation. A new Linky Party started today! I hope you'll come back and link up your TURKEY projects with us!
    Come like our Facebook page!
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    :) Janis
    Shop Stampin' Up! with me

  17. What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join our November Anything Goes Challenge at CTB! Join us tomorrow for our Anything Goes!

  18. What a great image Gail, so cute! I really like the chalkboard technique you used, it turned out beautifully.

  19. Oh Wow...I always love that chalkboard technique but have never tried it myself! This is adorable and your card is so well made!

  20. Fabulous card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  21. Wonderful reindeer design.
    Thanks so much for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge. Hope to see you again soon.

  22. Cute card using the chalkboard technique! Thanks for playing with us at One Crazy Stamper.

  23. This is adorable! Love your "chalkboard"! Thanks for playing with us at YNS!!

  24. Great take on the chalkboard technique, TFS with us at OCS!

  25. Such a wonderful card.
    Thank you for sharing it with us at CCAYR for the "winter wonderland" challenge


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