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Sunday, December 6, 2009

Santa and the Snowman

This isn't a card at all but a holder for a handmade ornament for the tree/gift which can have something written on the back for the years to come :)  These are 2 of my new Digi's at Limited Runs  the Santa Cupcake, & Snowman Cupcake

Challenges Entered ( I know it's alot but it's IRIT's Fault LOL)
2 Red Bananas - Christmas/Winter Polly Craft  #29 Christmas Theme .Die Cuts R Us - Create A gift .Pink Elephant #43 Use your Fave coloring Medium.Sophisticats Challenge #13 Snowflake/Sparkle-Glitter .Stamp With Fun Christmas .Squigglefly #30 Christmas /Candycane (Handdrawn digi by Me and Candycane paper) Everybody Art #68 Stitching .My Time to Craft # 68 Winter Pals (snowman & Candycane) Digital Tues #35 Christmas SparklesBelli - Chipboard (Santa Cupcake & Whole Snowman Part)Stampavie - Christmas Crafty Calender Challenge Winter Sparkles Three Clovers #42 Gifts (non cards) Stamp Something - Glitzy SomethingCottage Sudio # 19 Digi's The Secret Crafter #61 Matching Set (different Images but all Accesories and Colors same)All that Scrap Christmas365 Days #280 Kind of like a candy CanePaper Cutz-  Christmas & digi/handstamped imageCreataticious Challenge #4 Snowflakes & glitter/Sparkle Ildi Co # 6 Black and BrightBee Crafty #19 Christmas Extra,not a card,digi,festive Casrdvarks - Use a DigiStamp Simply #116 Tag it Pretty ( It can hang off any present)Royal Challenge #2 Celebrate Hoildays TONS of Challenges
Materials Used - Digi's From Limited Runs, Studio G, Papers Brazzil, Black one was handmade by me, Handwrote Merry Christmas, Ribbon  from my stash, Lots of Bling, Bling Brads & Snowflake, Clear embossing, Glitter Glue,  Glassy Glitter, those little Stars I had to glue each of them down  and use tweezers to put that itty bitty bling in ..WHAT was I thinking when I thought that one out  I know there's tiny little sparkles in my carpet. Lots of sewing and Black Photo Corners. Die Cut Mini Tag and Snowflake
Painted Santa/Snowflake with H2O, Snowman -Prismas and Gamsol
I've also used UHU glue to Stick down all the sparkles cause it dries soo shiny it just gives it that Glossy effect gonna have to go out and get another bottle it's perfect for that late nite quiet crafting when I want some to look embossed .. now I faux emboss it :) Oh and I've used Scent My Cards on it tooo MMM "Cinnamon Rolls"

Thanks soo Much for looking
Hugs Nikki


  1. Gorjus idea. Lovely colours and an adorable image too !
    Good luck with all the challenges.
    Thanks for joining us over at Sophisticats.
    Love Karen x

  2. Lovely card :) thanks for joining the Pollycraft and ATS challenges.

    hugs Ria

  3. Just beautiful,what fabulous images and so very clever!!! Thanks for joining us at creatalicious.

  4. gorgeous

    thanks for joining us this week on SCSC :)

    hugs Jane x

  5. These are fab, love the Christmasy cupcakes!

    Thanks so much for taking part in my challenge & playing along with us at Sophisticats this week

    Jan xx

  6. Those are some cute digis :) Yes I know, Irit will do that to you LOL, dang you hit a lot of challenges!!

  7. So very cute...thanks for joining us at 3 Clovers this week!

  8. gorgeous card - thank you for joining in MTTC challenge x

  9. Good grief, what a lot of challenges.
    Thank you so much for joining in with the challenge from My Time to Craft this week!

  10. This is stunning! I love these colours and the snowflakes look fab! Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge! :)
    Georgia xx

  11. Lovely work! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge this week xx

  12. Very clever idea! I count 26 challenges...wow! Great job! Thanks for including the Belli Challenge!

  13. How adorable! Those images are too cute and what a neat card you made wit hthem. Thanks for joining us at ICCC this week :)

  14. Nikki a fabulous entrie into our Sophisticats challenge, good luck with your challengs and thanks for playing along with us...Hugs Avril xxxx

  15. Beautiful ornament, and so many challenges. Thanks for joining in the Challenge at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

  16. Great ornament design and keepsake. Thanks for joining in the Bee Crafty challenge :)

  17. What a darling card...I love the design with the tag and your digi images are just toooo cute!!!! Thanks for playing in the Belli challenge!!!

  18. This is an adorable keepsake!! Thanks for playing along with us at Bee Crafty!!


  19. This is a very creative idea. I really like all of your stitching. TFS your creation with the DCRU DT Blog.

    Gwen DT@DCRU

  20. what a fab creation, so bright too.

    Fab to see you at Bee Crafty

  21. superbe carte, merci de ta participation à stampavie and more

  22. Beautiful creations! I'm a big fan of the stitching too...lovely!

  23. This is fab!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

  24. Love this card....especially the removable tag! Thanks so much for joining us at Creatilicious...hope to see you at the next one!


  25. this is gorgeous,love your papers and design.. Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious


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