Saturday, 6 August 2011

CHNC challenge 32: black, white and one other colour - with a prize

It's time for a new challenge on my CHNC blog:


This time I'm asking you to make a Christmas card with black, white and one other colour. As this is the first Saturday in the month, there will be a prize for a randomly chosen winner - more information here. If you haven't already started making your Christmas cards, this is a good time to begin - and, for those of you who have been making them throughout the year, a good opportunity to add to your stock - the weeks go by so quickly that it makes sense to get some of those festive cards done.

For my card I've used the black, white and gold combo that I used the other day on this card. This one is quite similar - I just love this stamp so much that I thought I'd use it again for this card. The stamp is an inkadinkado one by Tin can mail, just simply stamped on to gold matt foiled card. This time I embossed the image with black detail. The background paper is some that came with a magazine (I've been hoarding it), scalloped on the edge on my rotatrim. The lovely black die cut panel on the left is one that I bought when we were at Maidstone recently. The sentiment is a Kaisercraft rub on.

I'm entering this into the following challenges:

Do you stack up 31: black with a pop of colour
Your next stamp 48: beautiful borders
Simon says: Christmas in August
PaperPlay 31: Christmas in August
ClearlyiStamp CIC 33: things with wings
Craft us crazy 14: anything goes in August
Totally papercrafts 78: holidays (I noticed some of the DT did Christmas cards)
AiFactory: August anything goes
Nightshift stamping 78: feel free to do!
Raise the bar 69: anything goes
Papertake: anything goes

18 comments:

  1. Fantastic card love the image and the colours. Thanks for joining us at papertake weekly
    Hugs Angie x

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  2. Stunning project, Hazel! So glad you were able to join us for CIC#33 :D

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  3. Really stylish look to this one - great Christmas card!

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  4. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up and good luck.

    -Wenche

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  5. Gorgeous card Hazel, very very pretty
    thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
    hugs
    Miranda

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  6. Another great card.

    Thanks for sharing your creation with Make It Monday.
    Don't forget......... if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on "Make It Monday" for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize.

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  7. It is a beautiful image

    kitten DYSU team

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  8. This is a beautiful christmascard. Thanks for joining us at SFC.

    Hugs Nadell

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  9. I love pairing black & kraft. Great border trim too! Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

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  10. What a fantastic card Hazel! I'm in Awe with it. Thanks for joining us at Totally papercraft challenge this week. Hugs Marion

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  11. This is a beautiful card :D
    Thank you for joining us at Crafts and Me and good luck.

    Hugs

    Amy xx

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  12. What a great color combo. Makes a beautiful Christmas card that isn't red and green.
    Thanks for playing "Things with Wings" @ www.clearlyistamp.typepad.com
    Hope to see you back on the 19th for CIC #34!!

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  13. Another gorgeous card Hazel, this colour combo is really fab. :-) xx

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  14. Such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us for the Do You Stack Up Challenge Blog Black with a Pop of Color Challenge! Please join us again for the next challenge!

    ~Heather
    Kurly-Q

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  15. Cute card! I love the colors you used and how you put them together. Pretty! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

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  16. Both cards are beautiful! Great inspiration!

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  17. Hazel this is a lovely card. thank you so much for adding it to the Dezinaworld spot prize challenge too.
    have a lovely week
    hugs June x

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