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Simply Create Too – Challenge 143 – Make a Shaker Card

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This month at Simply Create Too, we are looking for a shaker card. I started with Lili of the Valley’s, James – Snow Angel by Lily of the Valley. I coloured him with Copics, added a stamped sentiment from Lawn Fawn, used a stitched die set from MFT,  and paper/sequins from my stash.

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Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmaas Challenge 373 – Using Some Green

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Our Challenge at Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge is to make sure you are using some GREEN in your project. I used a fun image from Lili of the Valley Stamp, called James Snow Angel. It is available in both a digital and rubber stamp. I stamped him on Neenah Solar White Cardstock and coloured him with Copic markers. I layered him on various papers from my stash.

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Craftyhazelnut’s Christmas Challenge Extra Mid-December 2017

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This challenge will last for the whole month of December 2017 – anything goes as long as it’s Christmas – it doesn’t have to be a card, you can link any project as long as it’s Christmas!

Once again this year, all of these monthly challenges are being generously sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps - a winner will be randomly chosen using random.

Bugaboo Stamps are proud to sponsor this challenge – they are offering 4 digital stamps to the randomly selected winner.

I love the little kids and critters from Lili of the Valley stamps. This cute little guy is called, “James – Christmas Tree.” I coloured him with Copics and added some Stickles. To add to the glitter I layered him on glittered paper. The final step was to assemble my card and stamp a sentiment from Penny Black’s Festive Snippets.

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Craftyhazelnut’s Christmas Challenge Extra – Mid-February 2017

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This challenge will last for the whole month of February 2017 – anything goes as long as it’s Christmas – it doesn’t have to be a card, you can link any project as long as it’s Christmas!

Once again this year, all of these monthly challenges are being generously sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps - a winner will be randomly chosen using random.

Bugaboo Stamps are proud to sponsor this challenge – they are offering $21 of digital stamps to the randomly selected winner.

Christmas is a special time of year. If you are fortunate to live in an area with snow it is truly a Winter Wonderland. For this challenge I used my Penny Black - Christmas Cottage stamp. I used my Derwent Watercolour Inktense pencils. I added Tim Holtz’s Stickles accents to the snow. The sentiment is from Lili of the Valley.

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Note: Hazel also runs two other challenges - 

Crafty Hazelnut’s Christmas Challenge - a weekly “themed” Christmas Challenge & Craftyhazelnut’s Patterned Paper Challenge - a monthly Patterned Paper Challenge

130 Christmas Cards for Seniors!

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Every year I make 130 Christmas cards for the Belmont Long Term Care Home. It is my way of paying it forward for the fabulous care they provided my mother. I love to colour while watch TV so I will stamp numerous images and hand colour them with Copic Markers, Zig Water Colour Brushes, Derwent Inktenses Pencils, or Distress inks. Once I get a number completed, I then sit down and start to assemble my cards. No two cards are the same, While I may use the same image, I colour them differently, use a different card format, different card stock, etc. I also make Fall/Thanksgiving/Halloween, Easter/Spring, Valentine’s Day, Remembrance Day (for the veterans), plus birthday cards. It keeps me busy, and I really enjoy it. I also make cards for myself and friends. I dropped the cards off for distribution on December 1, 2016.