Wednesday 29 November 2017

Christmas Card Club Catch-Up Post

Hi Crafters,

I missed this weeks Christmas Card Club challenge on Sunday due to being ill but was determined to participate in Mary's challenge of


I really love creating these types of projects but rarely get much time to do so. 
Here is my card, I hope you like it?

I used lots of products on this card - 

Paper - First Edition 'Christmas Wishes'
Music Paper
Corrugated Cardboard
White Acrylic Paint
Tim Holtz Holiday Knit Stencil
Crackle Paste
Sizzix Mittens Die
Sizzix Snow Flurries Edge Die
Sizzix Holly Die
Sizzix Tiny Tabs and Tags Die
Marianne Designs Fir Tree Branch Die
Wooden Snowflakes
Wooden 'Noel' Word
Anna Marie Snowballs
Viva Eiskristall
Twine and Net Ribbon
Distress Inks
Clear Embossing Powder
Metal Bell

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Try It On Tuesday - Colourful
Winter Wonderland - Traditional Christmas Colours - Red & Green
Noor Designs - #36 Winter
613 Avenue Create - #203 ATG/3D Card
Glitter N Sparkle - #267 Add Metal

Thank you Mary for a fabulous theme this week.

Bye for now,



aussie aNNie said...

LOVE this so much it is just stunning, especially those mittens, cute.xx[aNNie]🎄

meg said...

WOW, love this Lorraine, beautiful colours and combination of papers and embellishments

brenda said...

A superb mixed media piece Lorraine, it looks so tactile and loving your choice of colours.

B x

dutchess said...

Wow Lorraine this is stunning...fabulous mis of Media and vibrant you don’t want to give this one away xxxxx

Marjut said...

This is so beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at TioT.

cuilliesocks said...

Wow! Absolutely stunning card Lorraine, beautifully designed and embellished, a lot of mixed media here, I love it and glad you managed to join in, take care Kate x

Rita said...

Beautiful card Lorraine, love the snowy feel throughout your card. Those little mittens make it very Nordic. Hope you're feeling better now, it's such a dreadful cold virus that's going around. I'm still coughing from it. Hugs Rita xxxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Hope you are better now, this is gorgeous, love the mittens

cotnob said...

A gorgeous card Lorraine, such a fabulous design - lots of super details.
I hope you are feeling better now.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Lorraine said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, love the papers, the details and pretty design
Lorraine x

froebelsternchen said...

So beautiful!

Thank you so much for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY!

Monika Gulyas said...

What a beautiful mixed media card!!! I especially love the stencilling on the mittens!!! Thank you for joining the November challenge of the Country View Challenges blog!

Gibmiss said...

Hi Lorraine
Happy you are feeling better...
Your card is stunning....beautiful...
Hugs Sylvie xx

MaryH said...

I Love it! Lots of layers, texture, color and so many pretty embellishments. The brown corrugated paper with the 'snow glaze' looks fab behind the plaid tag, and love the bright jingle bell and the mittens cuffs. Great mixed media I think! TFS & Hugs (hope you are feeling a lot better today).

Maria - Ivyleaf Crafts said...

wow this card is stunning there is so much going on with it, just beautiful xx

Anne said...

oooh Lorraine this is gorgeous, love the colours and so many gorgeous details. Every time I look I see something new, really lovely work :o)

Anne x

Anne said...

PS, I've heard so many people say they've been ill, hope you're feeling better now xx

Meggymay said...

It is a fabulous Christmas card. All the colourful details and layers are lovely. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesdays.

Jeni Mc said...

This is a stunning creation Lorraine . So much work has gone into it but the result is amazing ,Whoever receives it will be thrilled
love Jenny

Craftyfield said...

Fabulous card! I love the layers, there is so much to look at! Thanks for joining us at Country View Challenges this month.

Tracy said...

Fantastic! I know this was fun to make and it sure is fun to look at. Texture,'s loaded. hugs!

Linda Mc Enery said...

Wow! Wow! Wow!!! I just can't stop examining this card! I'm blown away! Absolutely stunning!!!

crafty-stamper said...

WOW absolutely stunning Lorraine love all the layers,colour combination and fabulous embellishments and texture
Carol x

scrappymo! said...

Beautiful card, Lorraine. I love the mixture of the paper and the techniques you used to create this beauty.

Joan said...

Lovely mixed media piece

Thanks for joining in at Try It On Tuesday challenge


pinky said...

I am so dying to try my hand at mixed media.This is absolutely gorgeous Lorraine. You have inspired me.

SewPaperPaint said...

This is soooooo fabulous! It's too wonderful to be a card and would make a great album cover. Wink wink! :) Hugs, Autumn

LOU said...

Wow! Stunning card Lorraine! Just love all the products that you used.
Thanks so much for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Hope to see you again soon.
Lou DT xo