Saturday, November 10, 2018

Holiday Card 3 - C for Candy Canes

Hello, everybody!  I'm back again today with another holiday card.  Inspiration for my holiday cards has come from the alphabet prompts over at Beccy's Place - she is having her sixth annual Month of Holiday Cards ChallengeDay 3 is "C" - I went with Candy Canes.  (For an update on my husband's health, please see my earlier post here.)


The vintage image is from Gecko Galz Frosty Digital Collage Sheet and I added a red gem to the bow.  The candy canes and words are from Beccy's Place Christmas Candy.  I used the precoloured version and fussy-cut, and then added a bow (Tim Holtz bow punch) and dark red gem.  I added a die-cut snowflake banner from my stash, embellished with red gems.  The baker's twine is from my stash, and the patterned paper is Studio Calico Magical 6x6" paper pad.

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I would also like to support the following challenges:
Allsorts Poppies or the Colour Red 1/3
Crafter's Castle AG Option The Holidays 1/3 C10
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper November UE
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas AG Optional Use a Button UE
Cute Card Thursday Snowflakes UE
Joy Clair Inspiration Graphic (see below - I was inspired by the candy canes) UE
Just Keep on Creating November AG UE

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Thank you for looking at my card!  Wishing you a joyful day!

19 comments:

Carole J said...

Hi Kitty - oh my ... you have been busy catching up with Beccy's Month of Holiday cards challenge! I'm delighted you chose Gecko Galz collage sheet images for some of your cards. I love this vintage snowman with his oversized candy cane. Beautiful card design and gorgeous papers. Thanks for joining the Gecko Galz November challenge and good luck!
Carole DT

Debbie said...

This is soooo cute! Sweet snowman, and I love the snowflake banner!
Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches
Debbie ~ TMS DT
Debbie's Dash of This and That

Laura Jean (LJ) said...

This is so adorable! love the banner and the all around vintage feel! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

Hugs ~ Laura Jean (LJ)

Beccy said...

Awwww, that snowman is adorable Kitty, what a sweet face he has. I love the big candy can he's holding and the lovely little bird too. The snowflake garland across the top of the card is wonderful, what a great die that is.
Well done!
Cheers,
Beccy

Gina said...

There is just something super smiley about candy canes :D Wonderful creation..thank you for sharing with us at Caftyhazelnut's PPC XXX

brenda said...

Your snowman is such fun and makes a super Christmas card, many thanks for joining in with our 'Poppies or Red' theme at Allsorts challenge.

B x

Barbara Godden said...

What a fun image, great use of the sketch, great job.

Jenée said...

Super card. The image is so fun, and perfect with the snowflake bunting across the corner. Thank you for participating this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Verna Angerhofer said...

So many goodies on this card and that is such a cute snowman with the candy cane.

Kathleen said...

A really lovely image and design, love the candy cane paper. Thank you for joining our 'Poppies/Red challenge at Allsorts.

Kath x

Melissa Craig said...

This is beautiful! I love the wintry scene. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Granmargaret said...

Lovely card Thank you for joining the challenge at Gecko Galz and Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas challenge. Hope to see you again next time.

Sharon said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us this week at cct.x

The Craft Princess said...

Sweet Christmas card!!! The gems and twine are a perfect addition. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Crafter's Castle this month....good luck :)
Hugs... Janie
DT
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Mummylade said...

Lovely details on your card! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week.

Claudia Rogier said...

Awesome card. I love it. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut Christmas Challenge

Hugs
Claudia
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Fikreta said...

very sweet card!
hugs ❤

Amanda said...

Such a fun Christmas card, love your design. Thanks for joining in over at the Gecko Galz xx

suzARTe said...

I love this Christmas card, the main image looks great with the embellishments you have added.Thanks so much for sharing your creation at the

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