Sunday, 23 January 2022

Just for You

I have a Christmas card to share today...featuring an adorable puppy stamp called 'Just for You' from the 'Strawberry Kisses' collection by Crafter's Companion. I stamped it on to watercolour paper, coloured it using watercolor pencils, then carefully cut around the edge of the image. I used lots of snippets of papers from the 'Christmas Cheer' pad by Lily Bee Design...sticking the little strips on to a snippet of kraft card, then trimming the edges to a neat rectangle. I then simply added the background panel to an A6 kraft card blank, then added the puppy image on top using 3D foam pads.


Challenges for this card:

11 comments:

Sarn said...

Aww that’s adorable Helen. Great use of your snippets too.

Hope you enjoyed some of Carol’s almond biscuits with a coffee up in the Playground treehouse earlier.

Hugs, Sarn xxx

Megan J said...

Hi Helen, a stunning Christmas card and a wonderful way to use up scrappy pieces. Thank you for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends, good luck in the prize draw... Megan DT LPoCF

Jocelyn aka JoBear2 said...

So adorable! I love that image - must add it to my Wish List.

Jocelyn x

Pauline C said...

Another very cute card Heken .. adorable image and fab use of snippets
Pauline xx

Uschi said...

That´s really a stunning Christmas card. Very cute image and I love how you decorated the background with all those wonderful stripes. I love the colours that matches very nice. And the very gorgeous colouring of the image with the same colour combi.
Thank you very much for joining the EAC challenge.
Hugs Uschi

Martina said...

Wonderful card, Helen. Great idea to combine different designs. Thank you for sharing with us the Craftyhazelnut´'s Christmas Challenge. We hope you will join us for the next challenges. Martina - DT

Mummylade said...

Oooh, wow! Love the colours, and the image is just adorable

Sheryl said...

This is a great way to use up all your scraps of patterned paper.
Thank you for entering our Anything Goes Challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Hugs
Sheryl xx
TTCRD DT
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Di said...

So cute Helen and great use of snippets. I hope your prize is well on the way - Maxine's in NZ arrived yesterday! It probably was tied to a rocket though.:)

Hugs

Di xx

Judy V said...


Fabulous creation! Thanks for joining us for Week 4 at Polkadoodles Craft Challenge

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