Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Christmas Creatures at Papertake Weekly

Good afternoon. 
Thank you for all your lovely compliments on my Christmas Decorations yesterday - I have another photo to share with you at the end of this post - something was missing from the fireplace and I have now added it :o)

But before I do that I would like to share my DT project for 

and this week the theme is


Here's what I did:


Here's what I used:
Image: Indigo Blu 'Merry Christmas Deer' Stamped with Seedless Preserves Distress Ink and heat embossed with Cosmic Shimmer 
Background Created using: Hero Arts 'Big Snowflake' and Seedless Preserves Distress Ink
Double Sided Satin Ribbon, sequins and adhesive pearls from stash

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my DT buddies and to see the full details of the fabulous prize on offer from our wonderful sponsor this week:


Challenges I would like to enter:

Simon Says Stamp - Make your own Background
Sarah Hurley Challenges - Create your own Background
Craft Your Passion - Let it Snow
Get Inky! - Christmas
Kaboodle Doodles - Non-Traditional Christmas Colours
Lexi's Creations - Snow
Creative Inspirations Paint - Merry Christmas
Great Impressions - Glitter and/or Sequins
Joanna Sheen - Make it Sparkle
Sweet Stampin - Ribbons

So here's what was missing from the fireplace:

Chipboard letters painted and then given the Shabby White and Gold Frantage treatment - love them :o)

Thanks for popping by today - it's always great to see you here.

Have a fabulous afternoon.


Basslady said...

this is so fantastic and awesome!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi (GD this week on lexi's creations challenge)

Sparkly Engineer said...

Great card. I love the background you created to go with the image.

Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

Sarah said...

Love the colour of your fabulous card Debs...positively regal! xx

Sue said...

Stunning card Debs, I love the image, gorgeous colours and fabulous design.
I LOVE the letters too.
hugs Sue xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

A gorgeous card Debs, love that colour of DI its really striking! Susan x

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous card Debs..love the fabulous image and background.and the letters over your fireplace look gorgeous.


cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Debs, very elegant.
I love the Merry Christmas on your fireplace as well, it looks fabulous.

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Such a beautiful card and your fireplace looks even prettier now x

Sharon Caudle said...

Deb this card is stunning!!!! So very elegant!! Your fireplace looks gorgeous too!
hugs, Sharon

Jingle said...

Your card is so pretty! I love what you did with your fireplace decor, too! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Debbie said...

Just gorgeous Debbs. Debbiex

Whisper said...

Simply stunning and classy hun.

I'm loving your 'Merry Christmas' on the fireplace too, Luv Sam x

NGCARDS said...

This is beautiful and I love the festive lettering hun! xxx

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous card hun, love the stamp and fab sparkle too... and what a great idea with those letters :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Julie Odil said...

Debs, I LOVE this card, and your fireplace. I think this is my first visit to your blog and I am very impressed! Thanks for joining our challenge at Creative Inspirations Paint. Julie, DT member

downrightcrafty said...

This is gorgeous Debs love the colour
Hugs Kate x

Christine L said...

Gorgeous card hon.... and I love your fab lettering on the fireplace!

Christine x

Doreen said...

amazing card. Love it
Doreen xx

Claire said...

This is really gorgeous, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley this month.
C xx

Glenda Atkins said...

A very beautiful card, love the two deer and your wonderful bow! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations!

Donna said...

Stunning card Debs, love the purple and white together such elegant colours and the chipboard letters look fab on the fireplace :) Donna ♥ x

coops said...

so stunning debs.fab design and embossing and I love this beautiful stamp :D
your Christmas wording looks fabulous :D

xx coops xx

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Kim said...

Gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Sweet STampin' this week.

Sammy said...

Gorgeous! Love the purple inking! And the chipboard letters on the fireplace are awesome too! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin'. Sammy-x

Michelle Looi said...

Wow this is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles!

mixamatoasties said...

Debs that's awesome! A gorgeous card.

Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week. Susan

Claire said...

Another gorgeous card, love the image and more sparkle and fab decorating of your fireplace too. Hugs and love, Claire xxx

Claire said...

Another gorgeous card, love the image and more sparkle and fab decorating of your fireplace too. Hugs and love, Claire xxx

Unknown said...

Such a pretty stamp, especially in glitter :-)

Thank you for joining us at the Sarah Hurley Challenge.
Merry Christmas to you!

Claire x