Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Carol Singing

I made this card for the Merry Monday 'Light Posts' challenge.  I'm also entering Christmas Card Challenges 'Anything Goes', Season's Greetings 'Anything Goes', Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge 'Anything Goes' and Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.


Card blank: 6" x 6" white silk
Image: Lili of the Valley 'Carol Singing' Mini Masterpieces
Die: Cheery Lynn 'Snowflake Set 2'
Card: Gold pearlescent
Paper: Lili of the Valley ' 'Classic Christmas'
Other: Gold nailhead, Diamond Stickles, Wink of Stella

I trimmed the plaid paper, layered it onto gold card and attached it to the card front.  The image was precoloured, I trimmed it slightly, layered it onto gold card and attached it to the centre.  I die cut a snowflake and attached it to the top corner with a gold nailhead in the centre.  I added Diamond Stickles for the snow and highlighted the image with a Wink of Stella.

Kath x

22 comments:

  1. Such a lovely card! Love the image.
    Valerija xx

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  2. A beautiful card Kath, such a gorgeous image and it goes so well on the tartan background too.

    Sue xx

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  3. What a perfect card for this challenge...LOVE it!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Merry Monday!! :0)

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  4. Kath, Lovely card. You are going to be sitting back smiling, when others start to panic with Christmas card making:)

    Hope you've had a good day. Sue

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  5. Darling caroler image and I love the plaid paper with the snowflake embellishment!!

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  6. A beautiful traditional card Kath

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  7. A pretty Christmas card Kath, lovely traditional Christmas colours.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  8. I love this image and a gorgeous card. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  9. I adore the tartan background with the LOTV carol singers, and the addition of just the one large snowflake is just perfect Kath. I love the gold pearlescent card backing the two layers too. x

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  10. A lovely Christmas card Katherine. I love the tartan paper. Barbxx

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  11. Such a lovely vintage image, thanks for joining us at CCC.

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  12. Love the sweet image and your coloring looks fabulous. Great card.

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  13. Lovely Christmas card, love the digi image matched with the Plaid paper. Thanks for playing at Merry Monday this week.

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  14. A lovely card Kath, with such a gorgeous image. The plaid paper makes a fabulous background for it.
    Janice x

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  15. The carolers adorning your lamp post are such a neat image. Thanks for playing Merry Monday!

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  16. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

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  17. I love this card! Even the little dog is singing. So wonderful and a perfect card for this challenge.

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  18. Cute as can be, and the plaid paper just says Christmas to me.
    pjs-projects.blogspot.com

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  19. This is so adorable! I love that image and your coloring. Great job! Thanks for playing along with us at Seasons Greetings.

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  20. I love your card! Great coloring!
    Thanks for joining us at CraftyHazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra for March!
    Monica - DT

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  21. Wonderful christmas card, very cute image too. Thanks for joining over at Season's Greetings, good luck and hope to see you again.
    ~ Denise ~
    Owner {Season’s Greetings Christmas Challenge}
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}
    Owner {Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge}

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  22. Congratulations on your win at the Snippets Playground! I love the tartan plaid that is framing these darling little carolers. The snow at their feet and the snowflake make perfect embellishments! TFS & Hugs

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