Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Pat Christmas Card Order 4 - Christmas Cardinal

Morning peeps.  Another day of not knowing what the weather is doing again.  Hope you are all well and those feeling sad like me or poorly like hubby, I hope things improve for you soon.

My card today as the title says is the fourth in my Christmas order that has to be flat and normal size as it is going to Australia.

My A5 Portrait Card



Products Used

Burgundy Red Pearl Card Stock - Anna Marie Designs
Embossing Folder - Embossalicious
Promarkers (You wouldn't believe how long it took me to colour all the Holly in on this background)
Dies:- Classic Scalloped Squares Large - S4-127
Squares - S4-006 - Spellbinders
Ivy Corner - SD066 - Signature Dies - Joanna Sheen
Glamour Dust - Crystal - Background behind the Cardinal
Sentiment Computer generated

http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/challenge-328-10th-of-september.html
http://craftysentiments.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/anything-goes-challenge.html
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/chnc-challenge-246-festive-trees-or.html
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge2.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/chnc-challenge-extra-for-september-mid.html
http://cinspirations.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/challenge-327-your-favourite-occasion.html
http://glitternsparklechallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/challenge-154.html - 3 different Greens on background, Holly and Digi image as well as Glitter on the Image
http://inspirationdestinationchallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/AG-no-51.html
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-245.html
http://christmasblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/anything-but-square.html
http://sparklensprinklecreativechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2015/09/september-challenge.html
Hugs




23 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Cathy loving that background and the Red Cardinal bird image a super make.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  2. That's a beautiful Christmas Cardinal Cathy. This card is gorgeous - Michelle x

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  3. Lovely card Cathy. Big hugs for you xxxx

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  4. Beautiful - a really elegant design.

    Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge, A Bit More Time to Craft and Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x

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  5. GORGEOUS. Fabulous colouring and love the papers and added beauties.xx
     {The Journey Is The Start  aNNie  my personal blog}

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  6. Beautiful card Cathy, love the sparkle & you must be very patient to colour all that holly!
    hugs Jo x

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  7. This is gorgeous Cathy, I love the image and beautiful colouring.
    Sorry to hear you are feeling sad, I hope things improve for you and your hubby very soon.
    hugs Sue xx

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  8. Great image and detail Cathy.
    Laine
    xx

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  9. Gorgeous Christmas card Cathy, I like the image the paper and the die cut ivy
    Kevin xx

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  10. Aw Cathy hope you feel happy again soon and that hubby feels better - sending big hugs xx - love this card - red cardinals are so beautiful and you have made a lovely card with this hugs Judith x

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  11. Oh I hate to hear you are sad - I think I would be sad too - I know your hubby is poorly - I hope there is some improvement soon. You have made a beautiful card - I love the cardinal image. Sending hugs and prayers to you, Cathy.

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  12. I hope making this beautiful card helped you feel some better. Thanks for joining us at CRAFT Challenge! Brenda

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  13. This is gorgeous,lovely design and details.xxx

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  14. A fabulous card, what a great image and lovely bright festive colours! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  15. oh! it is gorgeous, Cathy! I love the colors, and softness of your nature image. Truly beautiful! I am keeping you and your family in my heartfelt prayers - may Peace, Wisdom, and Trust be yours. xoxoxox

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  16. Well done with the colouring of the holly, it's very effective.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Cards und More. :)

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  17. Gorgeous Christmas card :o)
    Hugs
    Tracey
    xx

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  18. Hi again, Cathy! You already know I love your card! I'm just popping in to thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle for our "Use Something Beginning with G" challenge. Wishing you the best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

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  19. beautiful creation love the colour and image
    hugs Kate xx

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  20. I do love traditional colours on Christmas cards.How patient to colour the background but the result was definitely worth it - it looks wonderful.Super card all round.Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

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  21. beatiful card and nice backround
    thanks for joining us at cards und more challenge
    regrads Tinchen

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  22. Beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty this week, hope to see you again soon
    Hugs Sharon DT

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