Monday 10 December 2012

GDT Card for Lexi's Creations

I was lucky enough to be asked to be a guest designer for Lexi's Creations for their current challenge which starts today.  The theme is "Snow" and I got a choose an image to play with, I couldn't resist this lovely digi which I've coloured with Promarkers.
I don't make many DL cards but I felt this image was screaming out for a tall, thin card.  I chose to colour her in shades of blue and brown so I could use my two favourite paper packs from this year, Krafty Christmas and Frosty Christmas, both from Lili of the Valley, which I teamed with dark brown card.  The sentiment is from a Papermania stamp set.  I used Liquid Pearls to create a snowy backdrop to the Christmas shopper and continued the snow theme with a wooden snowflake which I liberally glittered with Glamour Dust.  Some beige ribbon, a bow and some blue Card Candi finish it off.


I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Dream Valley - #47 - Christmas
Pan Pastel - #48 - song/carol title, Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!
Scrapper's Delights - non traditional Christmas
Stampin' for the Weekend - # 23 - let it snow
My Time to Craft - #200 - non traditional Christmas colours
Sweet 'n' Sassy - #83 - Christmas
CRAFT - #184 - Christmas


  1. Beautiful card Wendy you have coloured the image beautifully and the layout is gorgeous. Caroline xxx

  2. Hi Wendy, stunning card, love the snow, very effective.

    Wilma x x

  3. Lovely card Wendy and such a great image for an older girl. I love these papers too, and your colouring in is great, altogether another winner, kate x

  4. Stunning card Wendy. I love the image and your colouring is wonderful. Gorgeous papers too.


  5. Really gorgeous, I love the colours and the layout and the liquid pearls looks awesome
    Lindsay xx

  6. super classy wendy - love it xx

  7. Your card is gorgeous everything about it is so lovely especially the image its gorgeous xx

  8. fabulous card Wendy, love htis image & colours you have used...pam

  9. Gorgeous, beautiful card, and fabulous sweet image.

  10. Gorgeous colours & the DL makes it so elegant!

    Thank you for sharing with us at My Time To Craft this week, good luck! Hugs Shell xx

  11. so gorgeous wnedy.fab image and i love your colour combo :D

    xx coops xx

  12. This is gorgeous. Fabulous image the papers are scrummy. Thank you for sharing this with us at Dream Valley.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  13. The soft shades of blue and brown are lovely! I agree that the tall, narrow card shape works perfectly for this image. The pearl "snowflakes" and the yummy satin bow are super finishing touches.
    I'm glad you shared your card in this week's Sweet 'n Sassy Digi Challenge! :)

  14. Beautifully created, the image, snowflake and layers are wonderful, thanks for sharing at PanPastel UK.

  15. Beautiful card. Love the snow effect. Thanks for joining us this time at SFTW.


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