Tuesday, 22 May 2012

"A Thorny Affair"

Good afternoon from a lovely sunny Essex! I almost forgot what the sun looked like!
I hope it's lovely where you are too.

I've made this Xmas card following this weeks sketch over at sweetsketchwednesday
I've flipped the sketch, Hope thats ok!

I've used,
Penny Black Stamp "A Thorny Affair"
Coloured with Prisma pencils,
 Penny Black "Guiding Light" Stamp Heat embossed on the brown card panel,
Die cut using Nestabilities,
Papers from K & Co,
Distressing tool used around the edges,
Metal Snoflake Charm from stash,
Recycled Brown card (Inside of Uncle Ben's Rice box)

I'd like to enter it for,
sweetsketchwednesday - Fab sketch
(Brown card from inside Uncle Ben's Rice box & Red ribbon rescued from a gift)
delightfulsketches - Add Ribbon
charismacardz - Metal Charm

Thank you for stopping by and all your recent comments, I really appreciate them all,
Wendy x


Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Wendy,great image,love the

Wendy said...

Adorable and so gorgeous Wendy, its warm here too, just come in as got too hot.
Wendy xx

Catherine said...

Gorgeous Christmas card and I love the cute little image....

CraftyLoops said...

Gorgeous card Wendy. Lee x

Patti P. said...

Wow a great Christmas card, love the sparkle in your papers and the rustic feel of the brown box, how creative.
Thanks for sharing your card at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Patti SSW/DT

Melly said...

What a stunning creation!
Gorjuss colours and love your sweet wee image! Fab wee creation for our metal charm Challenge and great start for Christmas!
Thanks for joining in the fun at Charisma Cardz this time
Hugs Melly xxx

Vicky said...

Beautiful Wendy..:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

rachel said...

this is fabulous! Really love the way the holly pokes out of the circle - fab! Hugs xx

coops said...

gorgeous card wendy,i love the sweet hedgie and colours :D

xx coops xx

Bubbles said...

Really cute card, so pretty! Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.
Joanne x

Sharon Basel said...

This is terrific! Who would think the inside of a rice box would look so good. You make Uncle Ben proud with this one. Fantastic! Thanks for joining us at SSW!
Sharon SSW DT

mulberry station said...

What an adorable card. Your image is just precious. I love this sweet Christmas card. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Nancy SSW-DT

Jeannie said...

What a fun and happy little hedgehog so perfect for the holidays! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,

Judith said...

This is co cute - the red and Kaft look wonderful together thanks for playing along at Creative craft challenges this week and good luck hugs judith x

Caz said...

Great card Wendy, love the little PB hedgehog and fab papers.
Caz x

Heide said...

This is such a darling card! This is the most adorable image and great holiday card. Thanks for joining us at SSW.
Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

Leah the Orange said...

totally sweet! love the image, and i'm jealous that you're getting holiday crafting done!! :) the distressing is fab and the colours are just perfect. thanks for playing along with the Charisma Galz this week!

happyscrapper said...

The is so cute. That little guy is so enchanting. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches, and hope to see you back.
Christine Dt at Delightful Sketches

Gemma said...

I so love this card hun, gorgeous distressing & such a adorable image too..
hugs and xxx

Cheryl said...

What a cutie! Beautiful card!