Wednesday, 28 September 2011

The 'Bear' Minimum


Just a very quick post today as the internet is painfully slow and I am very close to throwing my laptop across the room!!! (I pay for 10 meg of speed and get 1.5 if I'm lucky - but best not to get me started on that one!)

Anyway, back to the card. There are  quite a few bear related challenges, plus Christmas, plus simple layouts so I thought that I would combine them all, and came up with this, using a LOTV stamp. I have stamped and coloured with Promarkers, as per usual, and I have used mu nesties and Martha Stewart snowflake border punch for the gold  bits. A little bit of doodling and a lovely sentiment stamp from Stamps By Judith, and Bob's your uncle!

So I'm going to enter this one for the following challenges:

  • Crafty Calendar - Let Sleeping Bears Lie
  • Southern Girls - Anything Goes
  • Allsorts - Keep it Simple
  • Magical Monday - Christmas in September
  • Crafters Companion - Christmas Wishes
  • Cupcake Crafts - If you go down to the woods.....
Thanks for looking !

Sharon x

13 comments:

  1. A lovely festive image, great snowflake border.trace x

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  2. Absolutely adorable Sharon.
    luv
    Debby

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  3. Super card - love the snowflakes and the wiggly edge border - fab!! Jxx

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  4. Oh this is soooo adoorable. I love the colours and your fab colouring. Thanks so much for sharing your bears with us at Cupcake! x

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  5. awww cutie image

    thanks so much for keeping it simple with us at Allsorts this week

    hugs

    Amanda xx

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  6. Really cute! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake, Shelly ;)

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  7. So cute Sharon :o) Love the image and design, and your doodling looks fab! Lisa x

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  8. Fabulous card! Love the MS and the nesties. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls. xx

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  9. Such a lovely card Sharon! I just luv LOTV images and you've coloured it beautifully. Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and your lovely comment. Lotsa luv, hugs xxxx

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  10. Hi Sharon, what a gorgeous card. I love the adorable image and your punched border is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge. Hugs, Denise x

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  11. Thank you for playing along with the Magical Monday Challenges. Unfortunately, you didn't use a Magical Character (Angel, Fairy, Mermaid, Dragon, etc...) so it does not qualify for the challenge. There will be a new challenge tomorrow if you would like to play along again.
    ~Lacey
    Magical Monday Challenge DT

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  12. Super sweet card. Love the punched snowflake border.
    Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  13. Lovely project!
    Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week and good luck!

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I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon