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Tuesday, 30 August 2011

OH CHRISTMAS TREE...........

Morning all................

Well hope you are all well....and sadly back to work after the long weekend.....but hay ho it's my day off tomorrow so a short week for me :o)

So straight onto my card and I have used another of my new Lili of the Valley stamps...this time a Christmas one. As you might know I'm not a big lover of Christmas cards so I'm determined to start liking them and these cute stamps are so sweet...So you never know lol....! I have teamed this sweet couple with some Nitwits, twine/scrim and a few pearls...nice n simples hehehe....

This gorgeous couple is going into the following challenges :-
Sketch Saturday # 170 ~ Fab Sketch..!


Oh Christmas Tree ~ Lili of the Valley


Close up of image


Close up of Scrim/Twine


Close up of Sentiment ~ which it on the Dp's...!


Side View

Items Used

Papers ~ Nitwits "Beary Christmas Too"
Colouring medium ~ Promarkers, Chalks & Prismas
Border Punch ~ MS "Doily Lace"
Scrim ~ Poor Steve...lol...
Bakers Twine ~ Crafts-4-You
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards
Nesties

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments :o)

So that's all from me today folks....hope you all have a fabby day..

and I will catch ya all laters...


53 comments:

Lisa said...

Hi Vicky, Gorgeous card! Love this cute image and your colouring is FAB!

Lisa x

Debs M said...

great card and image, lovely x

Susan Flynn said...

Such a cute card I just love LOTV stamps! Thanks for sharing x

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is wonderful.. the image is is beautifully coloured
Lisa x

Ciska said...

Oh Vicky, you don't like Christmas cards? That's blasphemy ;) This little cutie turned out really well though, it's gorgeous. I love how you made it look like a parcel :) Have a great week!

Amanda said...

Hi Vicky, love the christmas card, so beautifully coloured. I am also not a christmas card fan although I do love christmas lol. Hope your day in work isn't too bad and can't wait to see your next creation

Claire said...

Beautiful card hun - the image is lovely and I love your colouring on this one. Hugs, Claire x

Anne-Marie said...

Hi Vicky,

I'm the same with Christmas Cards, but getting to like a tiny bit!!

Card is lovely.

Anne-Marie x x

heidy said...

Oh I think it's lovely,Vicky!
Hugs Heidy

Jan said...

Love this Vicky that LOTV has a lot to answer too, I don't like Xmas cards either! Their images are fab & this one is no exception xx Jan

Rachael said...

Such a lovely card Vicky! Your colouring is fab - the shading is awesome! I havnt got a hope of shading like that! Rach :) xx

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie this is gorgeous I so love the image I've not inked it up yet......how unusual for me lol.
Love the papers shug.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Crafty Chris said...

Beautiful Vicky a sweet image and super gorgeous xmas card.
Chris x

Dicycle said...

Beautiful card Vicky. Can I also wish you a very happy birthday. Hope it's a brilliant day for you. Hugs Di xx

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Denise and Louise said...

Another gorgeous card Vicky - I love it.
Hugs
Denise xx

Kerryn said...

gorgeous!!!! I adore the new LOTV images. I also adore Christmas. Can't get enough so I will start making some of mine soon!! You colouring is stunning as ever xxx

Kitika said...

Чудесная открытка! Очень красивый штамп и твоя раскраска просто восхитительна! Красота!!!

Rosietoes said...

Delightful card and beautifully coloured.
Love the lo.

Edna x

Rebekah said...

What an adorable image and so well put together hugs Rebekah xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card, I like the image which is coloured beautifully,
Kevin xx

petra,s cards said...

gorgeous card vicky, love that image!!! gorgeous colouring!
xx petra

sallysbitz said...

Gorgeous card Vicky. The image is cute & coloured perfectly x
I do love the old fashioned look.

Great papers, I have purchased several sets BUT have not used any yet !!! Lol

hugs sally x
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Whisper said...

Oooo am loving those DP's, twine and layout, Luv Sam x

Elaine Stark said...

A beautiful card. Lovely and fresh colours. Elaine

Feebsy said...

This is a beautiful card Vicky, the colouring is lovely. I really like the dp's and the twine and scrim are a brilliant touch.

Feebsy
xx

Sue said...

Aww this is gorgeous Vicky! Love your colouring! I have this stamp also - it's really sweet! Love the papers and the scrim looks fab!
Have a good week!
Hugs Sue xx

Katina said...

Gorgeous Vicky!! Love the image and those papers. xx

CraftyLoops said...

Awwww this is a beautiful card. Lee xx

Pink Dandelion said...

Gorgeous card Vicky, love this LOTV image. Does Steve know where all his scrim has gone lol.
Debs xx

Little K Smith said...

Aw a lovely crimbo card Vicky, a gorgeous image and I love the papers too :)
Kelly.x

Ali said...

Gorgeous xx

Shaz said...

Gorgeous card Vicky, coloured beautifully yet again, and i,m loving those papers. x

Lynda said...

Beautiful card Vicky

Love Lynda xxx

sandy's crafty bits said...

ooo another really super little card ... love your papers and the image is really cute ... have not started on my christmas cards yet !! oops better get a move on I guess ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Oh Vicky what a gorgeous image. love the backing papers and your colouring is great.
Diane :-) xx

Julie said...

Wow, Vicky this is so fabulous!! Your colouring is awesome and all your lovely embellies are perfect!! So sorry I missed sending birthday wishes on the actual day- I've been hopelessly disorganised recently!! Hugs, Juliexx

coops said...

stunning card vicky.i love your papers and design and the image and colours are gorgeous ;D

xx coops xx

Kathleen said...

Your colouring is second to none, really great, cute image and lovely papers.
You probably know this but NitWits sale starts 1st September.

Kath x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Gorgeous card hun, love the DP its fab!
Hugs Shellxx

Ruth said...

Wow!! Vicky, this is fab! The red in the image really stands out! Ruth x

PAC CHARITY CARDS said...

Hi Vicky - this is wonderful Hun. I just love the papers and your colours. Have a nice day off

Cazza said...

This is perfect Vicky! Gorgeous DP's and such a cute image, love it! :o)
Thanks for joining us over at Sketch Saturday this week too :o))
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Amanda R said...

Well you may not like christmas cards but you have done an amazing job coloring this image! I just sat and stared at it for a bit, very impressive!

Wendy said...

I am sat in bed after falling down the stairs and I have just coloured the very same image lol I love your card Hun so cute fab as always hugs hope you had a good bank holiday and glad you have a short week hugs


Wendy

cardmaking bird said...

Beautiful card, Vicky! I love how you've coloured up the image, it looks so cute! Hugs, Marie xx

vicmbee said...

Beautiful card and awesome colouring.. Thanks for coming and visiting my blog and leaving lovely comments..xxx Vicki

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Vicky. Love that LOTV stamp. Sue.x

Dora said...

This is gorgeous, what a sweet card.. and your colouring is fabulous, love it xxx

Hlora said...

It is very beautiful!! Love your colouring!

Lee said...

Hi Vicky,thanks for visiting me and your lovely comments.I adore this image,your colouring is just fabby.Gorgeous papers n layout.xx

KarenB said...

This is so pretty, I love the way you used the fibres to add texture :)

Kathleen said...

this is an absolutely adorable card. think i might have to invest in some of these LOTV images!!!
kathleen mc x