Saturday, 18 June 2016

CHNC challenge 286: cute or anything goes as long as it's Christmas


This is my card for my CHNC challenge 286 - more details about the challenge if you click on the link - would love to see your Christmas crafting there.

I've cheated a bit today because the theme for every third Saturday is 'cute', but I've added 'anything goes as long as it's Christmas' for this week because I wanted to use the lovely Christmas scene 1 image kindly supplied by Robyn's Fetish as one of the sponsors of this challenge

I coloured the printed image with spectrum noir pens and cut out the shape with a henna frame Todo die, cut on the Todo and edged with a pen. The background is an upcycled card, cut a bit at the corners. The card originally had a nativity scene on it, hence the edges surrounding part of the die cut, with the addition of two Hobbycraft flowers.


O come let us adore Him



This is also for:

The 12 months of Christmas link up 18
Beat the Christmas rush
Crafting by designs: get ready for Christmas
CRAFT 368: Christmas
Julia Spiri 20: anything goes + twist clean and simple
Lacy sunshine: anything goes (coloured in)
Alphabet: H for hand coloured image
Let's color linky party 10
Incy wincy: alter something (an old Christmas card used as the base)
Fussy & fancy 166: say it with flowers
Dragonfly dreams June: say it with flowers
Polka doodles 24: use a die cut
Card and scrap 120; dies
Kort o mania 155: punch or dies
Die cut divas June: anything goes
The pencil cases 22: V = variety of colours
Colouring in scrapland June: 1, 2, 3 - 1 image, 2 flowers, 3 swirly corners
Creative craft corrage digi creations 51: let's get sentimental
Simply papercrafts 31: anything goes
Create and inspire 48: anything goes
Penny's 282: anything goes
Crafty girls creations 21: anything goes
Crafting with friends 23: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 234 - 235: anything goes
Inspiration destination 90: anything goes
Leinzlove tear bears 6: anything goes
Scrappers delights 56: anything goes
Not just cards 33: anything goes

24 comments:

  1. This is a very cute traditional Christmas card! It is not often that these two themes go together so well.
    Hugz Tinz

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  2. This is gorgeous thank you for joining into our challenge over at Polkaddodles Crafting Challenge http://polkadoodle.blogspot.com.au/
    Michelle xxx

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  3. wawwww så super flot ♥

    10000 tak for at du deltager på Card and scraps udfordring.

    knuzzzz ♥

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  4. Great Christmas card. Thanks for sharing with us at Inspiration Destination this week. Good luck!!! Patricia

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  5. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the challenge of Kort´O´Mania. DT Veronique

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  6. It is never too early to create Christmas cards. Thanks for submitting your creation to the Incy Wincy Alter Something Challenge. Good luck!-Maria Giselle

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  7. Great idea to use an old Christmas Card as the base for a new card Hazel! Sometimes they have lovely designs or sentiments on them and it seems a shame to send them off to recycling! Thanks for playing along at Incy Wincy Designs this time.
    Helen x (DT)

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  8. Lovely holiday card, thanks for sharing with Scrapper's Delights!

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  10. Great up cycling Hazel. Lovely card.
    Glad you Joined in the fun at CRAFT Challenge this week.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

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  11. Lovely card. Thank you for being creative with us at Kort o mania.
    DT-Mari

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  12. Lovely image and card, thank you for joining us at The 12months of Christmas. Helen DT

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  13. Great project - thanks for joining us at Penny's.

    Helen x

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  14. Great design. Eye catching design and colors.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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  15. What a brilliant way to recycle a card, it works so perfectly with your image. Thanks so much for joining us this week at CRAFT Challenge!

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  16. Lovely Christmas card! Thanks for join us at Colouring in Scrapland this time, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz DT

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  17. Great card - thanks for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge and we hope to see you again for the next challenge.

    Helen x
    (DT Member)

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  18. This is lovely. A fabulous image.
    Thank you for sharing this with us at Fussy and Fancy.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  19. This is beautiful. I love the sparkle. Thanks for joining in our Julia Spiri Challenge. Julie, DT member

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  20. Beautiful card and great upcycling--Thank you for joining us at CCC Digi Creations
    Carol DT x

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  21. Stunning creation thanks for joining the use a die cut fun over at Polkadoodles and good luck. Anita (DT) http://www.polkadoodle.blogspot.co.uk/

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  22. Stunning creation thanks for joining the use a die cut fun over at Polkadoodles and good luck. Anita (DT) http://www.polkadoodle.blogspot.co.uk/

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  23. Lovely card, it's never to early to start with Christmas! Thanks for joining the Die Cut Diva's

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  24. So nicely done, wonderful details and love the image!
    Thanks so much for sharing!

    Ellie
    Let's Color Linky Party
    Critters and Creatures Linky Party

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