Wednesday, 2 March 2011

ABC Challenge E for ..........

YAY!!!!!!!!!!! another fabby ABC Christmas Challenge!!
We have the Lovely Dorte as our Host this challenge and she is mega happy as she has just have a lovely birthday with her family....Soooooo whats her challenge??
Embossing and Embellishments
Get embossing and use 3 different Embellishments. 
  I have used 2 embossing folders and then coloured the cardinal with aged mahogany and vintage photo distress ink, I used peeled paint to ditress the bird and swirls that I embossed on Kraft card stock.
Stamped holly in watermark ink and embossed with white embossing powder... coloured in the leaves and berries... glossy accents on the berries and birds face..
my 3 different embellishments are:
Twine behind image,
Ribbon bow from scrap of ribbon
Red and green pins.
The sentiment is from tiny words set.
The Punch EK success scallops border punch.

 We have the fabby sponsors

Sponsor Simon Says Stamp - $15 shopping Voucher

Stamp Boutique
1st Prize = 3 digi stamps
2nd Prize = 2 digi stamps

     Heres some of the Jars of my Home-made servile orange Marmalade I was telling you about
    I want to try and make some labels but Hmmmmm where to start?

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      Happy Wednesday :0)


      1. So pretty - love the sparkly background. Thanks for playing along at Paper Playtime.

      2. Yummy, yummy, lovely card and Orange Marmalade. hugs Dorte,xx

      3. Gorgeous image you have used and love the colours. Great embossing too.

        Your marmalade looks really yummy.

        Jayne xx

      4. Beautiful card and I'm trying not to notice the marmalade as I'm on a diet.
        Looks good though.
        Ann xxx
        Bah! Humbug! DT

      5. What a lovely card, Samantha and your marmalade, so yummy! Thank you for joining Winter Wonderland this week, hugs, Miria

      6. Gorgeous card samantha :-) ,, the image is lovely and the papers and embellies are fab :-)

        as for the marmalade ,, you don't need labels ,, you know what it is !! Delia has a fab recipe for marmalade bread and butter pudding ,,,, :-)

        Lols x x x

      7. I love your card, Samantha! Great embossing and layout, and I love the colours you have used! And your marmalade:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

      8. This is beautiful Samantha - love the vintagey feel...and the marmalade looks soooo yummy! :0)
        Helen x

      9. Beautiful card! So glad you joined us for this weeks CCC!

      10. My,my, you have been busy. Cards and marmalade in one week. Your card is wonderful. You have done a beautiful job with the sponsor's image. Hugs, Carissa

      11. Super image and beautiful papers Samantha. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

        Max's Craft Creations
        Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

      12. Really elegant card! That marmalade looks so yummy!

      13. Beautiful! Never thought to use Birds and Swirls for Christmas but it totally works! Love the pins. thanks for joining us at TCS! xxD

      14. what a beautiful card! Thanks for joining us on on the Christmas Card Challenges blog. :)

      15. Pretty card - so elegant! Lovely papers too@ Thanks for joining us at The Stamping Boutique!


      I really appreciate your comments thank you! hugs Samantha :0)

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