Sunday, 28 April 2013

The Christmas family


Can anyone explain to me why I'm making more Christmas cards when I've got other cards that need to be made ... and I also want to try out my new gelli plate? One of the explanations is 'because I love making Christmas cards', another is that I'm a bit behind with Facebook Sunday's with Santa and don't want to lag any further behind.

So here is my card for week 16: family. At first I was going to make a card with a family around the fireside or something similar, but then I found a recycled picture in my Christmas box and decided that was perfect for the 'family' theme. I've used a Hunkydory card for the background, simply adding a golden sentiment to match the gold of the image. A simple card, but I don't think it needs anything else.


This is also for:

Joanna Sheen: recycle
Pink gem 77: going green (I chose 'recycle' rather than the colour green)
Crimbo crackers 40: anything goes
Celebrate the occasion 109: clean and simple
Inspiration avenue: talk to the animals - I wonder what these animals would have to say if they were asked?
Challenges 4 everybody 19: anything goes
Eclectic ellapu: literally anything goes
Cards for men 8: anything goes
Crafting by designs: anything goes
DL.ART thankful Thursday April linky: anything goes
Inspire me Fridays 100
52 card pick-up 2.17

8 comments:

  1. Hi Hazel. I'm glad you joined our challenge at IA this week. I'll bet there have been lots of people over the years who wondered what those particular animals would say.

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  2. Beautiful!! Love the way you recycled!!
    Thanks for joining us at CTO this week!!

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  3. Fabulous project. Thank you for sharing with us Eclectic girlies. Hope to see you in future challenges.
    Elaine aka Ellapu (Owner)

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  4. Beautiful card...Thanks for joining us at Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight.
    Wendy xx

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  5. This is so pretty! I love making Christmas cards too!
    Thanks for joining us at Crafting By Designs.
    Hugs - Sharon

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  6. Lovely shiney Christmas card. Thanks for joining in with our go green challenge at a gem of a challenge.
    Hugs Kelly DT

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  7. Such a beautiful creation with great attention to detail. Thanks for joining us at Crafting By Designs. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Julia

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