Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Winter Wishes Christmas Card

 CLICK HERE to view Kathy's take on this digital stamp -it is totally wonderful!


Sketch - Perfect Sentiment Christmas Sketch
Striped red and white cardstock for base - unknown brand [wish I had more of this cardstock]
White Cardstock for the Digital Stamp
Bugaboo Digital Stamp - AKVcbrideem
Spectrum Noir and Sharpie Markers
Little Stackers oval Die
Hexagon Fiskars punch - with top part of sentiment punch cut
Scrap of Recollections Green Cardstock
Scrap of white cardstock for tree cut
Sizzix Tree Die
Crop-A-Dile Corner Rounder
Recollection Clear Gem
Hampton Arts Glitter chalk - green for tree and spectrum Noir markers
Liquid Pearls for snow and snowflakes
red button
American Crafts green twine
Scrap of cranberry cardstock
Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Embossing Folder
Sentiment - Clear Dollar Stamps
Memento Black Tuxedo Ink
Pop UP tape
Have a Blessed Week.
Thank you for stopping by!

  I am Entering the following challenges
Please join me in the fun:

 Monthly Challenges

Nov 5 - Nov 30 Ribbon Carousel - Holiday and Celebrations UE
Nov 1 - Nov 30 Christmas All Year Round Snow or Snowflakes UE
Nov 1- Nov 30 CHNC Monthly Christmas Extra ATG ~ UE 

Nov 1 - Nov 30 Beccys Place Holiday - A month of Holiday Cards UE

Nov 8 - Nov 14 Sister Act - Cards Only Challenge UE 
Nov 9 - Nov 15 2 Sisters Christmas Sparkle UE - Glossy Accents/Liquid Pears/Gem

Nov 9 - Nov 16 Catch the Bug Western Round Up 3E #2 
Nov 10 - Nov 16 - Pile it On - Show Us Your Tools/Embossing folder/ run through Cuttlebug  Scallop Oval Die and Sizzix Tree /Corner Rounder~ Die Run through Cuttlebug
Nov 9 - Nov 15 CHNC Weekly Outdoors UE
Nov 9 - Nov 15 A Gem of a Challenge - Gems UE 
Nov 10 - Nov 22 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE
Nov 10 - Nov 16 Christmas Card Weekly Challenge ATG UE or Use Sketch
Nov 11 - Nov 18 Die Cuttin Divas Buttons and Die Cut 3E #2
Nov 13 - Nov 19 ABC Christmas - W for Winter Wishes ~ Sentiment UE
Nov 13 - Nov 19 Crafting by Designs - ATG with Twist Christmas UE 
Nov 13 - Nov 19 Crafty Creations Dies and punches 2E #2
Nov 13 - Nov 19 Perfect Sentiment - Sketch Christmas Card 3E #1
Nov 13 - Nov 19 Inky Impressions Red and Green UE
Nov 13 - Nov 19 The Crafters Cafe - Embellish like crazy - tree, button, twine, Glossy Accents - Liquid Pears, Gem
Nov 12 - Nov 18 - Pin spirational using Red/White/flesh colors from Photo 5E #4 

This baby is the cutest - don't ya think?


  1. Love those red stripes with the white scalloped oval. TYFS and joining in the fun at Christmas Card Challenges #50.

  2. Very cute! Thanks for playing along with us at {Pin}spirational Challenges.
    Tracey F., DT {Pin}spirational Challenges

  3. And I'm back with my Crafty Creations DT hat on. Thanks for sharing there as well!
    Tracey F., DT Crafty Creations Challenges

  4. I really like that striped paper Gail, it's perfect for Christmas cards. The nice clear colours you chose for the image work perfectly with the background. Love the little tree too!

  5. Another beauty, Gail, for CHNC and CCAYR challenges x

  6. Great red and green card. Wishing you knew the paper brand, too. I really like it. Thank you for joining this week's challenge at Inky Impressions.

  7. Really fun, happy image. Love it.Thanks for joining in with us this week for our Gems challenge at A Gem of a Challenge.
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    Proud to design for :
    Pink Gem Designs,
    Top Tip Tuesday,
    ABC Christmas Challenge,
    As You Like It Challenge,
    The Stamp Basket, and
    Stamp Fairy.

  8. Love how you turned this into a Christmas card!
    We’re so glad you decided to play along with us this week for the Catch The Bug Western Round Up Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
    Be sure to check out The Bug Blog for our next challenge that begins tomorrow! We hope you’ll play along!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
    Kaymin Kreations

  9. This is just so very adorable - I just love that image! Thanks so much Gail for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  10. What a great idea for a Christmas card! Thanks again for joining us in this weeks challenge at Catch The Bug!

  11. What a cheerful merry card! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational.

  12. What a fun card! Thanks so much for playing with us in the Inky Impressions Red & Green challenge this week!

  13. Cute Christmas card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  14. What a cute card! Thanks for joining DCD's challenge this week.

  15. Hi Gail!! Just saw this adorable card and had to say HI!! I love that bugaboo image...must go mark it for my wish list!! Hope life is treating you wonderfully.
    Kathy D.

  16. I forgot to say I love how you made it into a Christmas image when it wasn't normally!! Just clever!!

  17. Such a fun way to turn this image into a Christmas card! Thanks for playing with us this week at Crafting by Designs - Doris :)

  18. Very cute and fun card! I love the christmas tree in the corner Thanks for joining us at {Pin}spirational this week.


  19. Another fun Bugaboo stamp on your card. Thank you for joining in at Crafty Hazelnuts Extra this month. Hugs Mrs A. (GDT).

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

  21. a super card! Thanks for joining our challenge at CCAYR this month and good luck xx

  22. I love your christmas card, with heartwarming Christmas Messages inside, you got the perfect card.

    Merry Christmas,

  23. I thought I left you a comment to tell you thanks for the inspiration. But I guess I forgot! It inspired my card I made for a lady who wanted a cowboy theme Christmas card for her grandson.


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~