Wednesday, December 4, 2013

The Nutcracker

Kraft cardstock for base of card and one die cut
Black Cardstock for die cut
White cardstock to print digital and one die cut
Labels 11 Spellbinders Die - 3 sizes used
Nutcracker Digital Stamp with Merry Christmas - Bugaboo - you can purchase Bugaboo stamps - click  HERE 
Spectrum Noir & Sharpie Markers
Micron Black Ink Pen
Mustache Washi Tape
Offray Black Ribbon made into Faux Bow
Strip of Lace
Crop-a-dile Corner Rounder

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

   Weekly Challenges
Nov 24 - Dec 7 Challenges 4Everybody ATG UE
Nov 25 - Dec 8 Crafty Boots - Storybook Character - Nutcracker UE 
Nov 25 - Dec 7 Red Carpet - Inspired by the Nutcracker - 3E #2

Nov 28 - Dec 4 Cute Card Thursday ATG  Nov 30 - Dec 6 2 Sisters ATG UE 
Nov 29 - Dec 5 Sister Act Challenge #35 Cards Only UE

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

Dec 1 - Dec 7 Pile it On P is for pink - Pen - Micron pen used for some of the black on digital stamp
Dec 1 - Dec 14 Creative Inspiration Paint Merry Christmas UE 
Dec 1 - Dec 14 The Scrapbooking Queen Royal Challenge ATG with Digital 5E #1

Dec 2 - Dec 8 Craft your Passion - Add some Washi Tape 3E #3

Dec 3 - Dec 8 Loves Rubberstamp Chat ATG UE

Dec 3 - Dec 9 Cuttin and Stamping Red, White, Kraft, Black 3E #1 

Dec 4 - Dec 10 Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes 5E
Dec 4 - Dec 10 Paper Pretties Christmas Cards UE
Dec 4 - Dec 10 Divas by Design Holiday Creations 2E



  1. Lovely nutcracker image, it makes such a nice card. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  2. Loving all the layers - this would make a fantastic masculine Christmas card. Thanks for joining us at the Sister Act Card Challenge this week. Sheena B.

  3. Another beautiful Creation. Thanks for joining us at RCS.

  4. Beautiful card, Gail. Thank you for playing along with us at Cuttin' and Stampin' color challenge.

  5. What a fabulous creation. Love all the layers. Great job. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

  6. Another beautiful card!
    Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges this week!
    Monica - CCC DT

  7. I love nutcrackers - this is very cute Gail! Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  8. Hey Gail, you are a busy bee just now! I'm loving all the cards your showing us on the Christmas Card Challenge. Hugs x

  9. The extra touch with the lace is beautiful! Adorable card! Thank you for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps. I hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas season.

  10. Cute card. I love the mustache. Thanks for sharing at Craft Your Passion. Hope you join us again.

  11. Since I have been in the USA I love nutcrackers...we don't know them in the Netherlands....great festive card...thanks for playing with us at Divas by Design!
    ♥♥♥ Margreet

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

  13. Super fun card!!! Thank you for joining us at the Cuttin' and Stampin' challenge blog!! Lynda DT member

  14. This is so wonderful. Great combo of Kraft and Black and that image is too cute. I also like how you layered your die-cuts. Wonderful! Thanks for blessing us with your artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday. Leaving you with God's Word in Proverbs 18:10 which says, "The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe." God bless, always!

    JO ANN

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

  16. Cute!! 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


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