Friday, 16 December 2011

Vintage Santa

This Santa picture was too good to waste, so I rescued it from a card received a couple of years ago and mounted it on to a piece of Websters paper with lots of Santas.

This is for:

I did it 85: Santa's getting ready
Crafty catz 113: Santa's hat
Crazy 4 challenges 117: it's Santa
Soartful: tis the season: Christmas - Santa
Christmas crafting 6: Santa Claus is coming to town
Let's craft and create 34: round and round - lots of circles
My time to craft 168: vintage Christmas
I brake for challenges 15: vintage
4 crafty chicks 68: Christmas
Joan's gardens 14: quick Christmas card
Crafts and me 65: Christmas
Friendship's garden 6: anything goes Christmas
Little darlings 13: Christmas
PaperPlay 50: Christmas
Allways something creative 20: merry Christmas
Creative card crew: tis the season
Creative Belli 132: winter and Christmas
Penny's 68: merry Christmas
Paper-crafting journey: Christmas challenge
ABC Christmas: Y is for yippeee!! anything Christmassy goes
Gingerloft 30: Christmas and winter
Raise the bar 86: it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Jingle belles: wrapping it up
The paper shelter: it's a celebration - Christmas
Crafty boots: Christmas
Lollipop crafts 61: happy holidays
Victorine 23: Christmas
The pixie cottage 100: anything goes Christmas style
Crafting for all seasons 16: Christmas
Divas by design 17: merry Christmas
Little red wagon 111: another Christmas challenge
The sisterhood of crafters: Christmas (celebrate the holidays)
Cupcake craftroom December: traditional Christmas
Shelly's terrifically thrilling Thursday: show us what you got
Meljen 89: no rectangle cards


  1. I'm not surprised you wanted to re-use this picture, it's just so Victorian and sentimental - in a good way!! I love how your papers match so well, too!

    love Mags B x

  2. Hazel, this card is just amazing! The card image was definitely worth saving, and using! Thanks again for playing with us at Frienship's Garden! Becky

  3. It is a gorgeous image of Santa, far to good to waste I agree...your card is lovely, thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

  4. Gorgeous card ad really stunning vintage image. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations this week.

    Laurence x

  5. Gorgeous Christmas card! Thanks for joining us at Penny’s Paper-Crafty Merry Christmas Challenge!

    Kathleen – Guest Designer
    Blog: Creo by Lady Katutz at

  6. Oh gorgeous card love your image and your colouring. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxxxx

  7. fabulous Christmas card! Thanks so much for joining us at So Artful!

  8. Such a lovely vintage santa, love the way you bild this card.
    Thanks for playing this time with us at ASC.

    xoxo Clarissa

  9. SUPER CARD, thanks for sharing your fab creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  10. Another beautiful card Hazel! Thank you so much for joining us at Make it Monday! Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM! The more comments left, the greater your chance of winning!
    Good luck!
    Rene ;D

  11. Beautiful card Hazel. An image definitely worth rescuing.

    Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Let's Craft and Create.

  12. Hi Hazel, what a wonderful traditional Christmas card. Thanks for joining in with us this time at Divas by Design. Sarah

  13. OH WOW ... I love what you've done here Hazel!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘CHRISTMAS’ challenge and please come back again soon!

    one of the 'Sistahs'

  14. Fab card, thanks so much for joining us at CCC xx Jan

  15. Stunning card Hazel. What a truly beautiful image. Thank you for joining us at Bizzy Becs. Merry Christmas.
    hugs Jackie

  16. A great way to use an image you loved! Thanks for playing along with us at Use It Tuesday!

  17. Great way to use vintage pictures. Thanks for sharing on the Meljen's Design Challenge.

  18. What a lovely Christmas card. LOVE your design. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the PIXIE COTTAGE

  19. Beautiful card Hazel. Thank you for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month.
    Debbie x

  20. you love your challenges lol thanks for joining us again at PCJ with this beautiful card
    Jacki xx

  21. what a great way to recycle the image! You made an absolutely stunning card with it Hazel! Thanks for joining us at The Pixie Cottage!

  22. Oh I love this card. The image that you used is gorgeous and the papers to.
    Thank you for playing at The Pixie Cottage this week, I hope to see you on the next challenge.

  23. This is gorgeous Hazel, love that image. Thanks for joining the MTTC Challenge.

    Wendy -x-

  24. That image definitely needed is fab! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month!x

  25. Hazel, it is amazing what we keep just knowing we will use in it some way in the future. A lovely card and the background paper goes so well with the image. Thanks for joining in our challenge at LCC.

  26. Beautiful Hazel. thank you so much for sharing it with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  27. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  28. Way to recycle that old card. thanks for joining us at use it Tuesday-haven

  29. That's gorgeous, Hazel! Way to recycle old cards! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  30. Your card is very pretty. Thank you so much for joining our challenge at Meljen's en good luck. Hope to see you again at our other/new challenges....

    Katja (Meljen's DT)

  31. Great use of a premade card, super!
    Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage this week on our blog hop week!

  32. A classic Christmas card, really lovely. Thanks for joining our celebration over at the Paper Shelter. Merry X-mas!
    Love n hugs

  33. Great Christmas card, thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter Hop.
    Hugs Debs

  34. oh WOW! what an AWESOME vintage santa image! beeeeeeeautiful!!!

  35. Wow, a very elegant and gorgeous card Hazel! Thx for joining us at the Cupcake Craftroom!

    Mary J x

  36. fab recycling

    Thanks for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons and have a fab Christmas x

    Jen x

  37. Beautiful rescue job, Hazel - I can see why you did that! Thanks for playing with the Sisters =) We appreciate it!

  38. I love this traditional image.

    Crafty Boots DT

  39. Love how you paired the image with that paper!

    Thanks for joining our challenge over at FGCB!

    Dena Jones

  40. Wonderful Christmas card! Love Santa:)
    Thanks so much for joining us at GingerLoft Challenges:)
    Lynn xxx


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