01 December 2010

Christmas Candle

I usually make a card for 1 if not 2 challenges but this time I thought I would try my hand at doing 5 challenges. Yes I said 5 and I think I'm crazy!! Anyway it is done now so I might as well post it here and then pop it in the mail.

Here are what the Challenges were
Pattie's Creations Challenge # 6 - Sketch
Paper Sundae Challenge #46 - Adorn those Corners
Cards for Men Challenge # 24 - Christmas
Crafty Catz Weekly Challenge # 60 - Christmas
Cupcake Craft Challenge # 119- Light It up (using a candle)

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Whiff Of Joy Christmas Candle and Studio G Merry Christmas
Colouring: Triart and Alpha Markers
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Misc Spotlight paper (silly me forgot I bought new Christmas paper only last I needed more!!)
Inks: Versafine Onyx Black, Memento Tuxedo Black and Staz On Opaque Cotton White, Brilliance something green (if I could find it on my desk I could tell you what the something is!)
Die Cuts: Nellie Snellen , Cuttlebug corner, Sizzix Tags and Misc Snowflake punch
Embellishments: Misc Gems, Snowflake embossing folder and Stickles.

Also entered into the
- Top Tip Tuesday Challenge # 12 - Anything Goes
- Bizzy Becs December Challenge - Christmas
- ABC Christmas Challenge - Y for Yuletide

Happy Crafting
Sam xx


  1. Very pretty Samantha! Love the tag as part of the sketch, well done!

    Thanks for playing in our challenge!
    ☺ Sandi
    DT Lead Team 1 for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  2. 5 challenges can be hard sometimes, but you did a fabulous job. Thanks for joining Pattie's Creations Design Challenges this week. Come back next week, use Pattieboop image and you'll get an extra chance to win!!

    DT Member, Team 2

  3. Great work making 5 challenges with the same entry and making funny commens too which makes me smile. Its a greater take on the sketch and I really like your candle coloring. Thanks for joining Patties challenge.

  4. Hi Samantha, I just love your card! Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge.

    Hugs ♥

  5. lovely card, fab papers and I love the embossing, it really pops out! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.


  6. Hi Samantha, what a pretty card. Love the sweet image. Thanks for sharing with us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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

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

  9. Very pretty card Sam! Love the image & that is a great layout.
    Thanks for joining us for Bizzy Becs December challenge.

  10. Nice job on this one! Thanks for playing along at Paper Sundaes.

  11. Just gorgeous.. thanks for joining us at Bizzy Becs. Bec

  12. What a great Christmas card! I love the ornate corners and embossing. Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men this challenge.
    Hugs, Alison x

  13. Beautiful Christmas card in some lovely traditionel colours. Thank you for sharing your creation with us at ABC Christmas Challenge this time and good luck.
    hugs Dorte

  14. Fantastic card! Thank you so much for playing along with our "Y" challenge. We currently have a blog hop running through the end of the year with a new challenge of "Z is for Zero Time". There are a few prizes as well as blog candy along the way. We would love to have you play along again!!
    Have a very Merry Christmas and safe New Year.
    ABC Christmas Challenge DT