Friday, 14 February 2014


Morning peeps.  It is raining for a change here this morning and bitterly cold.  Went out shopping early before the real heavy rain and high winds arrive, which is forecast for this afternoon.  My card today is just because I want to card.

6 x 6 Card

Laying Down

Standing trying to show the glitter on his hat/stocking and flowers.

Products Used

Stamps:- James Christmas Stocking - ST466 - L.O.T.V.
              Christmas Postcard Set - Little Claire Designs
Mixture of Promarkers/ Graph'It and Graph'It Shake Silver Marker.  (Hope to improve with the Graph'Its when the rest of the colours arrived that I have ordered from C & C along with the brush tips)  Teddy is a lot darker than I would usually do
Golden Rod Stickles on the flowers
Dies:- Standard Circles Large - S4-114
          Petite Scalloped Circles Large - S4-115 - Spellbinders
Punch:- Fern - Carla Craft
Dp:- It's Christmas Time - Maja Designs
Flowers:- Wild Orchid Crafts

Thank you for looking and I hope everyone keeps safe today.

13 Challenges Entered - Anything Goes - Let's Get Sentimental 'C' for Chocolate Creams Ch#246 - Christmas CMM80 - Make it Sparkle - Use a Die Cut or Punched Shape Feb - Anything Goes - Teddies Ch#23 - Anything Goes - Dies and Punches - Anything Goes Ch#45(They have it listed as 44) - ( Anything Goes) Use a Sentiment


  1. This is just gorgeous,love the fab image and

  2. Super card Cathy, pleased to see you crafting and not worrying too much about your weather.xx

  3. Cute, gorgeous and so very adorable! Happy Valentine's Day and have a lovely weekend!
    hugs, Asha - Sunny Summer Crafts

  4. Adorable card Cathy. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Claire x

  5. Your card is lovely Cathy, I can't believe how different the colours look in each photo! Its not very often that I get to make 'just because I want to' card but I love it when it happens!
    Enjoy your weekend, it looks like you might have to stay indoors to do that!!
    Hugs Laurie xx

  6. A gorgeous card Cathy. I love the sweet image and pretty papers.
    Lorraine x

  7. This is gorgeous Cathy, I love the cute image and beautiful design.
    hugs Sue xx

  8. Love James the Bear Cathy. Fabulous sparkle and design. Have a great week-end and keep warm and dry.

  9. So very cute & love the additional sparkle!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us @ 613 Avenue Create & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!

  10. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  11. Gorgeous card Cathy, so cute...hope you have a lovely weekend.
    Wendy xx

  12. Such a cutie!!
    Hope you are staying safe & dry !!
    Glad you had a chance to get crafty for fun !! Xo

  13. This is really gorgeous Cathy, I like the image and the colours
    Kevin xx

  14. Such a sweet image and terrific Christmas card! Thanks for joining us at Make It Monday. Hugs, Lisa DT

  15. This is too cute! Thanks for playing along with us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges. Have a wonderful day and good luck! Hugs, Sujin

  16. This teddy image from LOTV is adorable, and I think you did a great job with the coloring. The Maja Design DP is from my favorite paper set, and the glitter paper adds some beautiful sparkle to this card.

  17. Ooo Christmas already, LOL. Fab card, love your sparkly bits. Thanks for joining our challenge this week, good luck. Suzanne Card Makin Mamas DT

  18. What a beautiful card - I love the soft browns and greens and it is lovely to see that you have got an early start on this year's Christmas cards!

    Thanks for sharing at CLF this week.

    Sharon x

  19. fabulous christmas card and thanks for sharing with us at craft this week

  20. This is so cute.
    Thank you for joining in our challenge (Feeling Crafty) good luck x

  21. Lovely card. I love the cute teddy. Thank you for joining the challenges at Creative Fingers and Whoopsi Daisy

  22. Oh this bear is so cute and I love the design with the flower and mail too. Thanks for playing at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back wednesda for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at ABC Christmas Challenge xx

  23. Wat een leuke teddykerstkaart! Leuke stempel! Fijn dat je meedoet bij CHCC Extra.

    Groetjes, Renate

  24. Thank you for joining in with our teddy challenge over at Crafty Little Fairies with this gorgeous creation!
    I love this LOTV image :)

  25. Totally cute and adorable Cathy love the touch of glitter a super, super card.
    lorraine x

  26. Adorable card!
    Thank you for joining us this month at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.
    Maureen aka Scrappymo!

  27. Adorable Teddy. Thanks for joining in our Let's Get Sentimental challenge at A Creative Romance :) xx