Saturday, 16 August 2014

These are a few of my favourite things ...


... for my CHNC challenge 190.

For this card I used some Hunkydory card mounted on to silver mirror card with a coordinating strip and sentiment circle. The image is one of my favourite Penny Black stamps 'fantasy' inked with Elsybells sugar candy pigment inkpad (one of the best white ones I've ever come across) and heat embossed with detail white powder. So I used one of my favourite stamps, shiny things and heat embossing - oh, and purple is involved too!


This is also for:

The 12 months of Christmas card link up
Deep ocean 84: Christmas in August
Stamps & fun = creativity: Christmas in summer
Loves rubber stamps 116: out of season
Penny Black and more at Allsorts August: anything goes (used a PB stamp)
Aud sentiments 113: favourite season (Christmas - winter - although only for cards!)
Everybody art 289: favourite stamp (one of them!)
Wow! embossing powder August: monochrome
Eclectic paperie ePlay August: embossing
Aud sentiments 113: favourite season (Christmas - winter - although only for cards!)
Sparkle n sprinkle August: anything goes - embossing powder
The artistic stamper creative team August: anything goes
Mema's crafts August: anything goes
Stamping sensations August: anything goes
Fitztown 47: anything goes
The squirrel and the fox 75: anything goes
My craft creations: anything goes
Sister act 70
Crafting by designs August anything goes

17 comments:

Ema M said...

Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
Ema
FCB CT Coordinator

Sally H said...

A fabulous card, Hazel. Simply gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at stamping sensations this month and good luck!

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

This is just lovely. I love the rich blue.

Thanks for joining us at Fitztown.
Lynn, Creative Team Member

Billie A said...

Wow Hazel this card is beautiful. I love the tree and the white is awesome. I love this card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

Wow, this is so beautiful. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

Micki said...

Beautiful. So elegant with the white on dark background. Thanks so much for playing along with us in our August ePlay Embossing Challenge.

PaperDaisies said...

Such a great Christmas card. I love how you have showcased the image. Very effective. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

Anne Temple said...

Wow, what a stunning CAS card! Love the white against the dark blue. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

Whisper said...

Classy and stunning and thanks for joining us at Penny Black & More this month and good luck, Luv Sam x

Mary-Ann Maldonado said...

hard to think of Christmas in August but it works! Great job. Thanks for participating in the ePlay challenge over at eclectic Paperie!

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Fabulous card Hazel, love the stamp and your beautiful embossing.
Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and More;-))m

Donna Idlet said...

Nice card, simple but elegant. Thanks for stopping by at Mema's Crafts challenge.

Eileen Dobson said...

Such a beautiful card, thanks for sharing it with us over at The Squirrel and The Fox.

Maddy Herbison said...

Gorgeous card and I love your stamping. Thanks for joining in with us at Stamping Sensations this month. Maddy x

Julie said...

That tree looks gorgeous with that purple paper. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Hugs,
Julie t

Anita Scroggins said...

I love your image,, beautiful card! Thanks for playing along with us at Sparkle N Sprinkle this month!!

Jennie -The Artistic Stamper said...

Gorgeous! Thank you for joining in The Artistic Stamper Creative Team challenge :)