Saturday, 20 February 2016

CHNC challenge 269: cute

This is my card for my CHNC challenge 269: cute (or anything goes as long as it's Christmas) - I'd love you to click on  the link, hop on over to the challenge and join in the fun ... it really isn't too early to make Christmas creations - you'll be thankful later on in the year if you do.

For my card I've used the cute Robyn's Fetish chip the penguin image kindly supplied by Robyn's Fetish as one of the challenge sponsors. I coloured digitally using Microsoft Paint and cut out the image on my Scan n Cut, also cutting the sentiment panel. The grosgrain Merry Christmas ribbon was from Hobbycraft. The background paper is an unknown piece which I think came as part of a magazine freebie. Everything was mounted on to a black card blank.

This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 14: anything goes + option: winter wonderland
CRAFT 351: Christmas
ABC Christmas: D for don't overdo it
Jingle Belles: text me
Winter wonderland: clean and simple
Ooh la la 198: CAS
Crafty catz 312: CAS
Digi choosday 7: animals & insects
The ribbon girl: February card challenge
Aud sentiments 149: cute + a sentiment
Crafty sentiments 299: let's get sentimental
Oddball art: add a sentiment
Cardz 4 galz 16: get ahead - get a hat
Creative moments 87: anything goes
Penny's 265: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 220: anything goes
Julia Spiri 12: anything goes
Brown sugar 186: anything goes
Creative fingers 103: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 126: anything goes
Creative inspirations 345: anything goes
Inspiration destination 73: anything goes
Leinzlove tear bears 3:anything goes
Scrappers delights 52: anything goes
Beccy's place February: anything goes
PDE linky party 111: anything goes
Not just cards 28: anything goes
Just keep on creating February: anything goes


  1. This is a stunning card that you have entered at Crafty Catz but sadly doesnt count toward our prizes as you have used a Designer paper for the back ground and our challenge startes NO DP or FUSS

  2. Gorgeous card. The pop of red really adds to the monchromo colour theme. Thank you for sharing with us at Winter Wonderland.
    craft hugs

  3. I love this card, Hazel. The penguin is super cute and I like the papers and colours very much. Thank you for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, Wilma

  4. Love the colour choice Hazel and the penguin looks fab. Hugs Jennifer xx

  5. This is a fun and cute one. Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
    DT Janis

  6. It's me again! Thanks for linking up at Cardz 4 Galz!
    DT Janis

  7. Great start on your Christmas cards. Adorable and love the penguin image. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

  8. Beautiful card Hazel. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Winter Wonderland. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  9. The touch of colour on the penguin really makes him pop. Great start for your Chrissie card collection. Thank you for joining us at OLL challenges. Wynn DT

  10. Black and white is so fun for that cute little penguin ... so very glad you got TEXT-y with us at Jingle Belles.

  11. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with Inspiration Destination. Wendy DT x

  12. Adorable! Love the design, and the ribbon is the perfect embellishment.

  13. Hi Hazel. Such a beautiful card.
    Thanks so much for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week!

    Have a nice and creative day, Jana - DT C.R.A.F.T. Ch.
    My blog: (Jane's Creative Garden)

  14. Awwww, that's one very cute penguin! Love the colour scheme of your card Hazel... black and white with a little hit of red is a great combination. Well done!

  15. What a fun Christmas card. Thanks so much for sharing with us at OLL challenge.
    Lynn x

  16. Another great card.Thanks for joining in at Creative Inspirations!
    CraftyNatalie: DT

  17. What a cute card!! Love that sweet penguin.... and really enjoy the all white/black card.... very pretty! Thanks so much for joining us this week in our Funday Friday challenge at Jo's Scrap Shack!!! Have a great day!
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

  18. What a cute card! Love the Black and white!
    Thank you for joining us at Scrapper's Delights
    Veronique DT

  19. super-coooooooooooool penguin and such a great use of that fab journal card! thanks for joining our texting fun at JINGLE BELLES!

  20. What a cute creation. Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz this time, hope to see you again soon. Hugs Sharon DT

  21. The black and white paper is just perfect for this cute penguin.Super Christmas card.Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

  22. This is so sweet. I love your pengin and the great Designer papers
    Thank you for joining the PDE Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART crinkle ribbon

  23. I love the contrast between the cute penguin and the background paper, Hazel! Thanks for joining in at CRAFT Challenge.

    I hope that you and John are feeling better now, you've both been in the wars recently!

    with much love, Mags B xx

  24. This is so awesome!!! Thanks for joining us at (Anything Goes, Win a Tear Bear)!

  25. Lovely Christmas project! Thanks for join us at Creative Moments this time, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz DT!

  26. What a cute card. That penguin is adorable. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Julie T

  27. Stunning card, Hazel. I love the penguin and the greeting too. I've managed to make a card that fits all your three challenges using a freebie paper ... love it when I can do that :)

  28. Super cute :) Thanks for playing along with us over at Jo's Scrap Shack-Funday Friday Challenges
    Tina (DT)

  29. Fab card, thanks so much for sharing it with us at Julia Spiri Challenge!!
    Hugs Donna(DT)
    Kraftyscot Handmade Crafts

  30. Hi Hazel
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge Animal/insect at Digi Choosday. Love your make.
    Good luck
    Fiona Dt x

  31. Great fun card love the penguin, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  32. Great card as always, Hazel.

    Thanks for joining us at the Julia Spiri Challenge Blog.

    Helen N x

  33. Beautiful cards, thanks for sharing them with us in the Brown Sugar Challenge, Karen DT

  34. Me again!

    Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday too, Hazel.

    Helen x

  35. And I'm back again!!

    Thanks for joining us at the 12 Months of Christmas Link Up too.

    Helen N x

  36. What an adorable penguin. Thanks for sharing at Julia Spiri and hope to see you back again soon. Bettina DT Member at Julia Spiri xx


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