Friday, December 6, 2013

December ~ A Creative Need Blog Challenge

Welcome Bloggers - today starts a new monthly challenge at
A Creative Need Blog Challenge
I am honored to be on the Design Team
Thank you Deena for including me 
If you have not entered the monthly challenge - now is the time to come over and join in on the fun!

Deena offers a free digital image to get you started - so what are you waiting for? You do not have to use the ACN image to be a winner[but we like it when you do]. Be sure to read the rules on the challenge blog site ~ Click HERE.

In addition to Deena's 
A Creative Need Esty Shop- Click Here
you can also find Deena's lovely digital stamps at Squigglefly - Click Here
December's challenge is one of my favorites -          Clean and Simple Christmas
Here is a Christmas Card
using Deena's
Christmas Door Digital stamp
White Cardstock for base of Card
White Cardstock for Digital Stamp - Holiday Door
Spectrum Noir Markers
Cuttlebug Snowflake Embossing Folder
Large Fiskars Circle Punch
Pop Up Tape
Liquid Pearls to high light snow
Black Sharpie to highlight Bow
Inside - Sentiment MFPaHC Holiday Tag Collection
PowderPuff Hawaiian Blue Chalking Ink
Chevron American Crafts Ribbon

I am linking up to the following challenges
come and join me

Monthly Challenges
Dec 1 - Dec 31 CHNC - Extra Challenge Christmas UE 

Dec 1 - Dec 31 2 Creative Chicks #49 Christmas/Winter UE 

Dec 3 - Dec 31 Ribbon Carousel ATG UE [ribbon inside the card]
Dec 5 - Dec 31 DL ART THANKFUL Thursday Dec Linky Party UE

Weekly Challenges
Nov 24 - Dec 7 Challenges 4Everybody ATG UE
Nov 30 - Dec 6 2 Sisters ATG UE 

Dec 1 - Dec 7 Christmas Weekly Challenge ATG or No Stamping UE 

Dec 1 - Dec 7 Pile it On P is for -Punch, Pearls[liquid] - PowderPuff ink
Dec 1 - Dec 14 Creative Inspiration Paint Merry Christmas UE

Dec 2 - Dec 8 The Pink Elephant Winter UE
Dec 3 - Dec 8 CASology Use Ribbon [inside the card - not sure if this counts]
Dec 3 - Dec 8 Loves Rubberstamp Chat ATG UE
Dec 4 - Dec 10 Paper Pretties Christmas Cards UE

Dec 6 - Dec 11 Winter Wonderland Embossing 3E #1
Dec 6 - Dec 11 Card Crafters Circle Celebrations 3E #1
Dec 6 - Dec 18 CASusal Friday -Trees or Limbs UE
Dec 6 - Dec 12 Creative corner Trad Christmas 3E #1
Dec 6 - Dec 12 Sister Act Cards Only Challenge UE
Dec 6 - Dec 31 Your Next Stamp 3E #1 Photo Inspired


  1. I see you added another lovely!!! The embossing is great, and such an eye catching design!

    Thanks AGAIN for adding another lovely card to the CASology Gallery and joining us in the FUN this week!!

  2. Lovely card, Gail. I really like the embossed background! Thanks for stopping by Sister Act!

  3. gorgeous embossing and a great entry to our Winter Wonderland Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx
    PS I have new candy if you are interested :)

  4. Gorgeous CAS Christmas card! Thanks for taking the time to play along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week!

  5. Very pretty card with the splash of color on white. Thanks for joining us at Creative Corner.

  6. What a stunner! So glad you shared your fabulous card with us here at Loves Rubber Stamps.
    Tons of Hugs, Dangina

  7. Thank you for linking up in the 2 Creative Chicks December Challenge.
    GDT 2 at Creative Chicks

  8. That is such a pretty stamp, and I love how you colored it! The embossing in the background looks fantastic. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  9. this is so pretty! love the texture on the background, too! lovely card! thanks for joining us this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

  10. This is wonderful! Love the perspective of the image and the embossing! Thank you for sharing with us at Card Crafter's Circle!

  11. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for December - hope to see you again soon x

  12. love the little scene! so cute

  13. I love the scene you created in the circle! Thanks for playing CFC!

  14. this is great! thanks for playing along with us at YNS

  15. Pretty card! Thanks so much for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  16. Another great card with those embossed snowflakes! Thanks for joining in the fun two times :>)

  17. Gorgeous holiday card!
    Thank you for playing along with YNS' Fun Friday Challenge this month.
    Happy New Year!
    Ruza, YNS Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  18. Fab holiday card!! Love the Christmas door image!! :) :) Thank you for joining us @ YNS for our monthly challenge!!
    Nicole’s Craft Nook


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