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Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Veronica's Christmas Party

Hello all, hope you're all well.

I'm back.  At last.  It seems that the first half of this year has been ridiculously busy, but hopefully things are now settling down and I can finally get around to some crafting.

Today I have a Christmas card to show you.  A friend of mine gave me a pack of some new colouring card to try out and I am very impressed.  The whole reason this turned into a Christmas card is that I really wanted to put this card through its paces so used reds to colour.  Absolutely no bleeding anywhere.  It's called Copic X-Press It Ultra Smooth Blending Card and you can get it from sirstampalot.co.uk.  It's brilliant.  Now my colouring is a little shaky as I'm out of practice, but this blending card is fabulous and I highly recommend it.

Anyhoo, onto my card.  The stamp is from Stamping Bella and is called Veronica by Mo Manning.  She's been coloured with copics on the X-Press It card.  The backing papers are really old and I'm not sure where they are from.  I added a Cheery Lynn Holly Flourish die cut and some red seam binding.  That's it.  Nice and simple and postable!!



Sorry about the picture.  We have a new camera (as my husband left our old one up a mountain!) and I've also had to load it onto my husband's computer and haven't yet worked out how to crop it.

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:
  1. http://abcchristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
  2. http://bearlymine-challenges.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/challenge-90-anything-goes.html
  3. http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/chnc-challenge-128-use-die-cut-andor.html
  4. http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge2.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/chnc-challenge-extra-for-june.html
  5. http://acreativeromance.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/our-1st-challenge-is-here-anything-goes.html
  6. http://hobbyhousechallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/challenge-1-anything-goes.html
  7. http://panpasteluk.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/challenge-23-anything-goes.html

Thanks so much for stopping by, hope to see you all again really soon.  Take care.

Big hugs
Caz xx

24 comments:

  1. WOW Caz . . . great image and PERFECTLY coloured.

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  2. This is fabulous Caz. Your colouring and design are stunning.
    Laine
    xx

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  3. The card sounds interesting (will have to investigate) - love the rich colours of your lovely card - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge 128 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for June - I'd love to see it there too. x

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  4. This is gorgeous Caz, fabulous image, beautifully coloured.
    Wendy xx

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  5. Hi sweetie...

    This is just gorgeous...

    Loving the colours...

    Huggles Pops x x x

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  6. Gorgeous card Caz, such a great image and wonderful colouring
    hugs Sue xx

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  7. thank you for joining us for the Hobby House first challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  8. back to say personally fabulous colouring
    Hugs Kate xx

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  9. A FABulous Fun Christmas card Caz...LOve this image and what GOrgeous colours too.
    Chrissyxx

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  10. Such a fun image and your colouring looks fab, gorgeous card :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  11. A gorgeous Christmas card Caz. Love the fun image.
    Lorraine x

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  12. super creation, fab image....thanks for sharing with us at BEARLY-MINE this week, x carol

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  13. so nice to see you back Caz - and good to hear that things have settled somewhat! Love your card - that image is fabulous! Big Hugs rachel xx

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  14. Great card and fab image,thank you for joining us at Creative Romance and good luck.
    Louise xx

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  15. Wow, your coloring is fab...beautiful card!

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  16. wonderful Card and fun image, love the colours
    hugs Pia

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  17. Love the image, made me giggle! Beautiful coloring! So glad you joined us for our "L" challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge!

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  18. ah what a fab card Caz love the extra little bits you added to and very cheery thanks for popping over, Shaz in oz.x

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  19. Hi Caz, what a super image and love the colours, so good to know about the colouring card, some are terrible.
    Have a great weekend.
    Hugs Sue W.

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  20. Such a fun image and your colouring is fab.Thanks so much for joining us at PanPastel UK this week and good luck
    Claire xx

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  21. Totally fabulous!
    Thanks for joining us at this week at Bearly Mine Challenges!
    Nela xx

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  22. Stunning card - just fabulous. Thank you for joining in with us over at The Hobby House Polly x

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  23. Fun card honey. Love the traditional colours, but modern image. LOL
    Thank you so much for joining in with our ‘L’ challenge at the ABC Christmas Challenge.
    Annette
    Netty's Cards
    Proud to design for :
    ABC Christmas Challenge,
    As You Like It Challenge,
    Top Tip Tuesday,
    The Stamp Basket, and
    Stamp Fairy.

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  24. Great card, Carol. I love that image and you coloured it beautifully. Thank you for playing along with us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

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