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Thursday, October 16, 2008

The Joy of giving

My X-mas Sarah Kay stamps from Sweet'n Sassy stamps http://www.sweetnsassystamps.biz/shop/ arrived yesterday. Guess if I am pleased :-)

So of course I needed to stamp and create at least one X-mas card before the vacation. Here's the result and yes - this time I managed to shoot the photo 22.30 - yes, ladies - not 23.00. Maybe I am on my way to actually take some pics in daylight...hihi.......

Well - papers, glass pearls and snowflake are from the local shop Pysselakuten. Ribbon from stash, SU text stamp and of course I also needed to use some stickles - to make this X-mas card a little bit more "festive". I coloured the image with SU markers and aquarelle brush. Chalked the edges with Pinecone.

Hope you'll like it. I have finished off colouring the image with the second stamp "Angels rejoice" - however need to go to bed now, so I have to finalize the card tomorrow.

Also - Isac helped me to cut the papers for this card. He loves being in the craft room with me.

By the way - my nieces are going to spend the night here tomorrow and I would need your help - the oldest one is going to a Halloween party (she is 12) and is not sure what costume to wear. We do not celebrate Halloween here in Sweden, but some has started to pick up that tradition. So any ideas of what she could wear?

Natti, natti


Anki

7 comments:

carolann said...

beautiful xmas card hun well done hun xxxxxx

carolann said...

beautiful xmas card hun well done hun xxxxxx

Deb said...

Anki this is gorgeous!! Fabulous coloring and papers!! Love these stamps!

mar1ene said...

I love this stamp and also got it today.. can't wait to ink it up and start creating!!
Jag har rättvis email du , du er enkelt den bäst blog vän någonsin!

Kram, Marlene xxx

Ann said...

Oh, she is awesome! I love the way you colored her, and of course, the stickles! :D

Kathy said...

Beautiful!!! Your coloring is always so pretty Anki!! Love the colors once again and love that circle sentiment! :)Kathy

Ulwa said...

I love your Christmascards! Verkligen jätte fina och annorlunda design, kul.
Tack för kommentaren hos mig. Det värmer!
//Ulwa