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Saturday, 4 December 2010

Cuddly Buddly Challenge - December 2010


Over at the Cuddly Buddly Challenge this month the challenge is to make a card/project using one or more of the papers that are given away free.  I liked the holly papers but decided to go for the blue and white papers - not sure why as I am more of a traditional Christmas style of girl!!!  I chose to use an image I downloaded from Cuddly Buddly last year and used on some of my Christmas cards then - isn't this snowman just the cutest?  My snowman has been coloured in with Promarkers in nice blue colours.  The card has been put together with the papers from Cuddly Buddly, some scraps from my scrap box.  I have distressed the papers with my ink dusters and it's given a more subtle distress than I seem to get with cut-and-dry foam no matter how hard I try.  The card is finished off with some Cricut cut snowflakes with the addition of some Stickles, buttons, bow, ribbon and a ticket sentiment from Crafty Ann's which has been Stickled as well.

This card fits the following challenges:

I Did it Creations - Surprise me
The Crafty Pad - Snowflakes
Gingerloft - Bows
One Stitch at a Time - Bling
Craft Your Passion - Monochrome
Totally Stampalicious - Anything goes
Ooh-la-la Creations - Christmas Song - Frosty the Snowman
The Crazy Challenge - On the go
Stamps R Us - Holiday cards
Paper Playtime - Christmas carol inspired - Frosty The Snowman
City Crafter - Blue Christmas
Passion for Promarkers - Old and new - old digi stamp, new papers and buttons
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything goes
A Crafty Little Place - Anything goes
Gingersnap Creations - Snowpeople
Kort o Mania - Christmas card
Digi Doodle - Let it snow
Glitterbabe - Buttons
Cute Card Thursday - The Blues
Paperplay - Monochrome
Daring Cardmakers - Turquoise
Frosted Designs - Glitter
Paper Cutz - Christmas card using 2 patterned papers and any colours
Delicious Doodles - Use a digi
2 Sisters Challenge - Sparkly Christmas
Craft Your Days Away - Texture.

50 comments:

Diana said...

This is GORGEOUS!!! I love all that glitter, Great music too.
Thanks for playing with us at Frosted Designs.

SmilynStef said...

Love the glittery frame ... thanks for joining the Frosty Fun at Gingersnap Creations.

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow kym! this is absolutely stunning! i love that shade of blue! just gorgeous! thank you so much for sharing it with us at glitterbabe's challenge.

hugs :)

Chocolate Orange said...

Such a cute card !! I Love it !!

Thankyou for sharing with us at OSAAT for our bling it up challenge ! Good Luck !

Choccy x

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Adorable creation ... love all the blue! Thanks so much for joining us at the Delicious Doodles Challenge. We look forward to seeing you again next week!! And Good Luck!

Saskia said...

Beautiful card, so sweet!
Thanks for joining us at Daring Cardmakers!!

Sweet greetings, Saskia
(guest designer)

Marilyn said...

Gorgeous, just lovely! Your colouring is perfect & I love the blues & the sparkle you've added!
Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us.
Marilyn
http://www.onestampingfool.blogspot.com/

pinky said...

Kym your card is so gorgeous, next to pink those blue colours are my favourite:) Think I have that image too so must have a go at that challenge. Thanks so much for all that information Kym, its such a great help and you have put me at ease yet again. Your a sweetie and I'll let you know how I get on. Big Hugs
Pinky

Ros said...

Beautiful card ... absolutely perfect for our challenge at CCCB!

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous plenty of texture here.Thanks for sharing with us at CYDA.xxx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

He is just gorgeous, love the colours & those snowflakes look fab!!
Thank you for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion, The Crazy, OSAAT & Gingerloft this week, good luck! Hugs Shell xx

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Pretty and glittery, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

Tami said...

Thanks so much for playing at Gingerloft. Wonderful job!!

Stephanie said...

Absolutely adorable card. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.

oheidia said...

Thank you for joining the challenge at Kort o Mainia:=)¨

Sharon said...

So beautiful! Love the blues! Awesome card! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime!! :)

Gina said...

OMG! I have this image too, can't believe I haven't used him, he's so gorgeous!! Thank you for joining us at Glitterbaes Challenge XXX

Vee said...

Such a lovely card!!. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday this week.Good luck.
xx Vee

Jeri said...

Beautiful card. Love all the sparkle and shine. Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Cutz.

Julie said...

Such a cute snowman. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best
Merry Christmas
Julie

Tracy said...

Such a pretty "frosty" card. :) Love all the soft colors and sparklies. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

Lynn said...

Gorgeous card for Christmas Kym ;)
Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft Challenges :)
Huggs
Lynn x

KraftyKoolKat said...

Really gorgeous Hun. Love the sparkle.

Thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Teri said...

Lovely fresh feel to this one hun! Cute snowman.
Thank you for playing along in the Delicious Doodles Challenge this week, and good luck!
Hugs,
Teri xx

Céline et Nathalie said...

fab card, love the gilttery bordure!thanks for palying at Paperplay for our monochromatique challenge
hugs
céline

Lynda said...

Great card - Thanks for joining in with Daring Cardmakers.

Lynda xxx

Tinemor said...

What a lovely card! Looove the image!!
Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodles shop`s Best
Hugs ~ Tine

craftybunny said...

Love the icy blues and sparkle.Perfect for the cute snowman.Beautiful card.Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and Craft Your Passion :D
Lisa x

Karen said...

Very nice, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.
xx

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Beautiful card!! Love the touch of sparkle!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at A Crafty Little Place this week!!
Sheri-ACLP DT

CraftyGirl said...

I love the soft blue colors and your frosty image is darling! Thanks for taking on our Glitter challenge at Frosted Designs!
barb :)

Linda Robinson said...

Your card is so adorable. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

Gwen's Busy Little Hands said...

Fantastic Card! Great coloring on your image and I love the frame of sparkle! Really wonderful.

Smiles!
Gwen DTC@ACLP

Anne said...

Hi Kym! A beautiful card for our challenge at OLL this time. Thanks for sharing. Hugs, Anne, OLL DT

Mary Ski said...

Fun card!! That is a great image to play with. Very nicely done. Thanks for sharing with Paper Cutz Challenge

Katie said...

Thanks for entering this into the Cuddly Buddly Challenge! It is a lovely card! Katie x

merniebug said...

This is a delightful snowman card. Thanks for joining us here at DDSB Let it Snow challenge this week.

Liz's creative corner said...

Thanks for joining us at paperplay with this lovely card, hugs Liz xx

Cheryl Nelson said...

This is adorable! Thank you for playing along at CCCB!

Sonia said...

Kym this is very cute. Thanks for joining in with the cuddly Buddly Challenge,
Hugs Sonia xx

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Kym, what a gorgeous card. The image is adorable and your colouring is fab. Thanks for joining in with our special challenge and blog hop over at PFP. Hugs, Denise x
Apologies for the late comment x

coops said...

gorgeous card kym.the image is adorable and i love the icy colours.
thanks for joining us at PFP and good luck :D

xx coops xx

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

I love the sparkle in this card and the image is so cute. Thanks for playing with us at Gingerloft Challenge.

PetraB said...

This is such a delightful card, love the colours and the glitter. Thanks for playing along with Gingersnap Creations.

ileana said...

What a lovely card! love all the sparkling you added and how you used the buttons! Thank you for playing with us at Glitterbabe´s challenge this week. Have a great day!

Stacie (craft-princess) said...

So cute! Love the sparkle! Thanks for sharing at Glitterbabes!

Annie said...

such a fabulous frosty snowman card and I'm glad you liked Kim's papers! thanks for joining in with our Cuddly Buddly blog challenge.
hugs, annie x

Kim said...

I love this frosty, the shades or blue and all your glitter. It is just perfect for Christmas!
Thanks for joining us at Frosted Deisgns this week!
Blessings,
Kim xXx

Daniele said...

stunning card and so sparkly thanks for joining us at Cuddly Buddly
hugs

linsal said...

cute card! super cute snowman :D
thanks for playing along with us over at kort o mania!
hugs linda s l