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Monday, 11 August 2008


Better late than never. This is my first challenge card for a good few days, due to enforced rest by my doctor. The card is for the challenge set by
My Time to Craft which is for Christmas. I have to admit to the fact that this is my very first Christmas card this year, but then again I have always been a last minute type of person and very often find that I work better under pressure.
For this card I scored some vertical lines on a tent fold square card. I got this idea from Jak of Crafters Kitchen and I hope she doesn't mind me using her idea. I put some silk mirri gold card from Joanna Sheen into a snowflake Cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder. I then stamped the penguins from Penny Black but I have no idea when or where I bought the stamp. I used tombow pens to colour the bonnets, beaks and feet and then mounted them onto some red holographic card from my stash. I finished the card with a Happy Christmas peel-0ff and then tied some of Joanna Sheen's beautiful organza ribbon in gold and red around the top. I hope you like it. Beryl


  1. What a beautiful card.

    Jane (BJZoe on JS Forum)bokqe

  2. Such a sweet card Beryl and the cuttlebug embossing looks wonderful. I do hope you start to feel better very soon.

  3. Love this card. Well done for starting so early. Thanks to Cynthia I've started too. Three so far.
    Beryl xx

  4. Lovely card, love the mirri card in the cuttlebug folder - I must try that! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

  5. Very pretty! It sounded good on the phone but is even better than I was imagining. I'll get my Christmas order in early, lots of them! U know I love penguins. Well done, now go back to resting/spending :-)
    love me (daughter no. 1) xxx

  6. great card - thank you for joining in this week x

  7. Great card Beryl cuttlebug folders just soo finish off a card dont they
    Wendy xx
    ps read you suffer with your back,please look after it i didnt do as i was told and 3 yrs later i am suffering terribly

  8. carole smith11/08/2008, 22:26

    Love the card. The stamp is gorgeous, I can feel a buying itch coming on lol
    Cassie xxx

  9. I love it Beryl - it's everything a christmas card should be - bright, fun, cheery and classy!
    Ann x

  10. Great Christmas card Beryl and I left this on the other Beryl's blog by mistake!! Hope it helps:-

    Beryl - you asked about the download on my blog - Charmed Crafts sell packs of images featuring Dottie & George. Once paid for you receive an email with a link to obtain the downloads which you save to your computer. Here is the link:-


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