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Saturday, 15 December 2012

Christmas Angel - Saturated Canary

Good afternoon everyone and welcome to my new follower Angelique who makes fabulous cards.
Today's card is definitely non-traditional Christmas colours and is 'Christmas Angel' a beautiful Krista image.

She is cut with SB oval and backed with a scalloped oval. Layered onto Marianne creatable squares. I have also added a Cottage Cutz Christmas doily and part of a MB frosty border. The pink paper is from Nitwits and the other and ribbon, pearls, lace, feather and charm from my stash. The flowers are WOC.

She is coloured with Promarkers, Flexmarkers and Prisma pencils. I also added distress ink to the background, Glamour Dust to her wings and glossy accents to her eyes and the baubles.

The inside reflects the front but with a double paper lace added. I also added stickles to the flowers and the sentiment was a magazine freebie.

I am entering the following challenges :-

Thanks for taking the time to look at my blog. Hope you are all sorted out for Christmas, I'm nearly there but still have a few more cards to make and 2 prezzies to buy.
Have a good weekend


Pat K said...

WOW, this is a gorgeous my friend. LOVE her in pink with that gorgeous feather. So happy I enabled you with your DD purchases :) can't wait to see what you create with them - I know they will be awesome. Happy Holiday, hugs, Pat K x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous...lovely image and fab

nnalorac said...

Oh Wow Eileen, pretty pretty, just love the colours and fab colouring on the SC image, lovely shine to her hair. Don't think I've ever been in such a pickle with Christmas. Carolxx

The Crafty Blonde said...

Gorgeous card, love the cute image and fabby colour combo. Beautiful embellies and design xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Eileen. I love the image and the fab colours and design. All your embellies look fabulous too.
Lorraine x

Sue said...

WOW! This is gorgeous Eileen. I love the sweet image and pretty colour scheme. All your embellies looks so beautiful too.


Basslady said...

gorgeous and absolutely charming!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

andree said...

this is just beautiful Eileen, love that colour combo and the layering is fabxx

pinky said...

She is just beautiful Eileen and love all the little fluffy bits.

sue w. said...

What a gorgeous card. I love the image and such fabulous detail. Thanks for joining us at Songbird Challenges.
Hugs Sue W.

Unknown said...

This is such a sweet and lovely christmas card! Love the colors and details! Thanks for joining my challenge over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good luck! Hugs and sunshine

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Eileen it's a real stunner so pretty and girlie! I have more cards to make but no time left so I think they will be either super CAS or ... Dare I say it, bought ones! Susan xx

Vicky said...

Oooh my favourite colours, this is gorgeous sweetie I lurve this sweet angle she is lush. Love the embellishments, love everything hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

shaz earl said...

A truly stunning card!

Thank you for sharing with us at Ruby's Rainbow.

Hugs Shaz x

coops said...

so beautiful eileen.fab pretty colours and details and the sc image is gorgeous :D

x coops xx

Angela said...

Love, love, love this! Beautifully colored and fabulously embellished! Thank you for playing along with us at Ruby's Rainbow!

Debs said...

a very pretty card :0)..thanks for sharing with us at SC Challenges..hugs Debs x

Loopylou. said...

hiyah eileen!
oh wow wow wow! this is just so pretty, I love the deep browns with the pinks, just a yummy colour combo
Thank you so much for sharing it with us over on the SC challenge blog
hugs Lou xx

citronlime said...

This is so pretty!!! Love the colorcombo! :)

Thanks for joining us at Songbird Challengeblog :)

Hugs Linda

RoseC said...

Eileen, your beautifully colored Christmas angel looks fabulous on this wonderfully layered and embellished Christmas card. So glad to see your entry at the Crafts and Me Stamps digi team's "Why So Blue? = No Blues Allowed!" challenge. Hugz, ~ Rose