Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Trouble with the Christmas Shopping



The background I've used for this card is actually one that went wrong for a card I was making a couple of weeks ago - I put the card into the knitting effect embossing folder back-to-front so it came out debossed rather than embossed. But I reckoned it looked like a forest of tiny Christmas trees, so I kept it to use on a Christmas card.

The paper I cut the border from, sentiment and cartoon are all from the Katy Sue CD "The Christmas Spirit". UK friends will immediately recognise the real-life store those 5p carrier bags came from!


I am sharing this with

Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Use a Sentiment
Fab 'n' Funky - Christmas
Jingle Belles - Santa Baby

9 comments:

  1. Great use of that de bossed card, it works perfectly. Your card actually made me laugh out loud! I've not heard of that CD-ROM before, might have to keep an eye out for it. Have a great Wednesday! Cara x

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  2. Your card is a hoot, Jane, and what a clever designer you are, to visualize little Christmas trees from your debossed panel! I'd go so far as to say brilliant!! Enjoy your day! Hugs, Darnell

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  3. He! he! This is so funny! FABulous scene and great sentiment.
    I would have said 'It was a tutorial lol' x It's Brilliant.
    Chrissyxx

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  4. Really fun card with a brilliant image! Love the debossed background too!
    Thanks for joining us at Fab n Funky this week.
    Chris
    x

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  5. ha ha love it and well done on using the deboss - looks great.

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  6. Great Christmas card with a fun image, thanks for sharing with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.

    Pat xx

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  7. Love the debossed texture ... and what a fun card ... so very glad you joined us at jingle belles.

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  8. Thanks for entering your loThanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 274 - hope to see you again soon x

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  9. ok, see, i loooooove the background, there's no way i'd've guessed that it was done the wrong way up...it looks excellent to me! (for the record i do that A LOT & have learned to be happy either way, lol!) the cartoon is perfect, as well. i just hope waitrose isn't mad, lol!!! :) :) :) thanks for celebrating santa with us this fortnight at JINGLE BELLES! ♥♥♥

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