Saturday, December 3, 2016

Penny Black Saturday Challenge Christmas or Winter


Hello!  Sorry to be a little late with my Saturday Penny Black card-life sometimes gets in the way!

Well here I am----finally---with my card for the December Challenge-better late than never!

If  you are a a Penny Black fan-you must be familiar with Snowy!  I always get tickled at the stories Judy Jung tells  about Snowy on the Penny Black website blog-she's quite a character.

For my card today I am using Snowy from the transparent set Jolly Friends.  He is colored with copics and mounted on a Lawn Fawn stitched  oval mat. I used a Signo white pen to add little dots of snow for a little something extra.  The sentiment is from another new stamp set that I just got-Warm Wishes. Can't wait to color that one up-it's a cutie!

The base of my card is made with a lovely Sizzix/Tim Holtz thinlit die set Holiday Knit.  I used two of the dies and  alternated the cuts and added alternating colored strips of paper behind each one. A little time consuming, but such a pretty effect!  

That's it for today-I hope you will join our December Challenge-we love to see your creations!

I am sharing this with the following Challenges:

Freshly Made Sketches #265-12/4

ABC ChristmasChallenge Blog-X is for Criss Cross (see dies)  12/5
Sweet Stampin Challenge-ATG Christmas 12/10
Crafty Gals Corner Challenge-ATG 12/13
Creative Moments-#100 ATG-12/5
Little Red Wagon Challenge #370-Chilly Friends 12/6
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge-ATG 12/6
A Gem of a Challenge #183-Snowmen/Women 12/9
Challenge Up Your Life-Snowflakes 12/7
Brown Sugar Challenge-ATG 12/7
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge #178-Christmas Tones/Pastels 12/5
PDE Challenge #149-ATG 12/7
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog #169-ATG+Sentiment 12/4
Cardz for Galz#36-Show a Snowman 12/6
Craft Rocket Challenges #29-Winter Time 12/5
Through the Purple Haze-Winter or Christmas Colors-12/13
Pile It On Challenge #122-Two Patterns 12/10

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Thanks for stopping in to say Hello today!

 ♥ Sue

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Deloris said...

Awesome card. Love that sweet snowman and your background is so clever.

Whisper said...

Oooo what an absolute stunner and i'm loving that fabby background die too, luv Sam x

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a beautiful card Sue
Gr Karin

Zw@@n said...

Wow, beautiful card, Sue. I love that cute snowman. And the background is stunning. Thank you for joining us at As You Like It. Luv, Wilma

KandA said...

Gorgeous card Sue and that is the most adorable snowman.... must put that one on my christmas list for Santa! xx

Sandy said...

sandy x

Carol L said...

"Snowy" looks his usual adorable self, but that TH background is fabulous too! Fun card :)

Sandra H said...

So beautiful is your card x

Kim S said...

Perfect background for that charming snowman!! Beautifully colored - LOVE the pop of red and orange. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

Julie said...

Such a cute card and lovely color combo. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Happy Holidays
Julie T

Donna said...

Oh my goodness! Such a cute card Sue! Thank you for joining our Chilly Friends challenge this week at Little Red Wagon. Donna (DT)

Glenda Atkins said...

I love Snowy and I have an old stamp with him on it,he is not holding a holly branch though, love the colours,fabulous card. Hope all is well!

AO Creations said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz, good luck!!! Amy DT

Marjeta said...

Beautiful card. Image is so sweet and background super.


Babs said...

I am a Penny black fan too your creation is so gorgeous beautiful background and the most adorable image.thank you for joining in the fun at Cardz4Galz this time hope to see you next.

Hugs Babs x

Unknown said...

Very cute card! Thanks for sharing with us at LRW,

Jane Knudsen said...

Adorable image! I love the colors and coloring! The fair isle paper is lovely! Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar!

Lori Kobular said...

Love that sweet snowman! The TH dies of the sweater are gorgeous! I think I have to get that die set! Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Rocket Challenges!

jenn shurkus said...

this is just TOOO !!! :) thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Keti's Projects said...

OMG. Soo cute. I love how you combined 2 pattern papers and your image is perfectly coloured. Thanks for playing with us at Pile it On. Hope to see your work for our next challenge too. Keti (DT)

Jay said...

What an adorable image!!! Love the layout and your colour scheme is very chilly Christmas he he!!! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Fussy and Fancy Challenge!

Cuddles Jay xx

Pat K said...

Great background for this cutie. Thanks for playing along with us at Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge. Pat K x

mum of two said...

What a wonderful creation! Thanks so much for playing with us at PDE Linky Party. Hope to see you again soon :)

michelle (PDE DT)
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