Thursday, 26 February 2009

Sugar Bowl : "It's Christmas"

I love Thursdays..its Sugar Bowl time!! And my little toot goes to playgroup so I get a couple of hours to myself ! LOL!
Well, yes you have seen correctly.....This week dig out your Christmas bits and bobs and get making a Christmas card!!
If you are like me then you have limited crafting space, so on Dec 26th up went all my Christmas stuff in a box and safely stored underneath our bed for another year. So, when I saw this challenge I had poor hubby lifting up one end of our King size bed while I crawled underneath, hoping I would not be flattened underneath, while I retrieved my Christmas box!
I had fun playing with sparkly bits again, but now my box is safely back in its home for at least another 6 months. You hear that Gayle??? No more Christmas challenges!! (you know I'm only having a laugh:))
This weeks prize over at the Sugar Bowl is a whopping great £30 voucher to spend on whatever you like. Now go on girls....drag your Christmas stash out. It will be worth it!!
Now go check out the other girls cards and get your inspiration flowing! You have 2 weeks to create your Christmas card. However on Sunday we will be posting your new Sugar Sugar project, so you have a few more days left to make your tag cards.
Have a wonderful day,
Judy x
Stamp: 'Pip with Presents'by Sugar Nellie, french script by Magnolia
Medium: prismas with OMS, white ink pen
Papers: 'Figgy Pudding' by BG
Tools: sewing machine, quickutz circle dies, distressing tool
Embellishments: silver brads, ribbon from stash, MM holly leaves and brads, rub-on sentiment


Nixe07 said...

What a gorgeous card! Love everything about it. Your colouring of the cute image is great and all the ribbons looks fab too.

Rach said...

oh and what a fab christmas card it is hun, well worth crawling under the bed, what a great start! love the background music sheet that you have added and the holly and the berries from brads very clever wouldn't have thought of that.
love the layout to. oh and the inside is scrummy.
to get the two tones on the flowers i just inked the whole stamp in one colour and then rubbed another colour just around the edges.

Deb said...

such a beautiful christmas card Judy, love the sweet image and the music backing paper looks amazing. Love all the little details, the stitching, the ribbons, all of it, fabulous!
Have a great day! Debx

Amanda's paper palace said...

Hi judy!just been browsing your blog and your cards are gorgeous!shall be adding you to my list.hugs amanda xx

Lilian said...

Judy, your cards are always beautiful & jam packed with details. Lovely insides too. Your coloring is awesome as always. Love it! My mom was asking me why I was making a Christmas card in February - I told her I was not alone lol! Have a great day!

Gayle said...

Judy Laing!
Is that a moan I see?
In jest perhaps????

Nah just winding you up...I mean, what was I thinking??? Christmas??? February??? Maybe I should just resign now???

Still, your card is as delicious as always honey...

Thanks Sweetie

Gayle x

Riet said...

o Judy,what a gorgeous card.

hugs Riet.xx

Monique said...

Judy, what a wonderful card. I love the distressed edges, stitching and your beautiful colouring.

xx Monique

Tara said...

Oooooh now then, could I come up with Christmas as and extra option for Colour Create in a couple of weeks, hee hee?! No, I wouldn't be that cruel - don't want your hubster doing his back in do we, lol!
It's a lovely card Judy, very sweet! xx

Lia said...

hi judy,
your card is wonderful again I love the stamp you used and the papers are so beautiful too
hugs Lia

Kathy said...

Gorgeous card Judy! I love all your details and that stitching is tops!! The insides are as beautiful as the outsides! I can never muster up enough to get to the insides! My little ones don't have that much patience! (LOL) Love your card! :)Kathy

Georgia said...

Wow, this is lovely Judy! The colouring is brilliant - it looks so 3D! The inside is really pretty too.
Love, Georgia xx

Tiets said...

Ooo I love this one! sooo gorgeous!

Tiets said...

Ooo I love this one! sooo gorgeous!

Annie said...

love this christmas card you made, and another stamp I need to get before it's time to make christmas cards again! hugs, annie x

Michelle said...

As happy as I am that Christmas is OVER, this is so much fun to look at!! Love that image...and all your little details make it a fabulously fun card!

dawnmarieg said...

Hi Judy, I love it, beautiful papers and I love the music note paper or is it a stamp? Gorgeous image beautifully coloured. DawnM.x

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Gorgeous card Judy, love the cute image and the pretty colour scheme. Hugs Nikki x

mar1ene said...

So Uber gorgeous Judy.. love it to bits :)

Marlene xx

Tammi said...

LOL Judy, so glad you weren't squished! And wow, beautiful card, love the music sheet parts you added, really great touch! ~Hugs

Desire Fourie said...

Gorgeous creation Judy. Love the idea of Xmas in February. The inside also looks fab. Hugs from Desire

debby4000 said...

Oh wow this is gorgeous, stunning.

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Wonderful Christmas card...such a sweet image...perfect on the inside too. Not sure I am in the mood for Christmas just yet lol!
Carole x

Cardmaking Galore said...

This is really sweet. I love how you used the holly in the corner

Helen said...

Awwwww...this is such a cute card! Love the image!
Helen x


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