Monday, November 21, 2011

A Christmas card for Monday

Hi there . Welcome to my room . Thank you for calling in . Those of you who have visited and left kind words , I thank you and please know that I read and appreciate every comment .
I am posting for The linky Party for Make it Monday today and the card I share is this one

Base card is Cherry Cobbler, SU.
I layered  and diecut TopNote some dsp from Christmas Cheer set , SU .
Added some snowflake self adhesive diecuts from same pk.
The image , by Lindsay Mason and Funstamps, has been paperpieced onto topnote  and
is part of some candy that I won  from Anne-Marie recently .
I have coloured with copics .
Also added snow from Snow-Tex from DecorArt.
And some rhinestone sparkle from my stash

Dont worry Anne-Marie this one is not the one that's on its way to you
This week Make it Monday is sponsored by ..


                                                            Emma is offering a £10 voucher to her store.

To be in with a chance to win this week's  prize from Crafty Emma's Store,  all you need to do is leave a comment for one or more of the entries this week and let them know you saw their creation on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
And don't forget to visit each of the Design Team members' blogs to see who they have chosen as their favourite from last week's entries.
Congrats to last weeks winners and good luck to you if you have your entry in this week .
Which brings you to my pick which is ..Sherryn                                          

What a perfect example of the spotlight technique . Thanks for sharing Sherryn , hope we see another of your creations again this week .
.Please pop over and say hi , check out Sherryn 's blog and let her know that you saw her card here .
Well I dont think that I have forgotten anything .
See you on Make it Monday , cant wait to see what you will share next! .
Catch you again soon , cheers for now , Shirley-Anne.


  1. Love your card, the snow looks awesome! Great pic of the week too, congrats to Sherryn.

  2. Gorgeous card Shirley-anne, love that snow and the pair of cuties standing in it...soo cute.
    Great pick from last week, spotlighting tilda...very effective..I couldn't get a picture up of my pick, but the link is there, well worth the look..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  3. Your Christmas cards are beautiful Shirley-anne. Great work! :)

  4. Love that snowwy couple card!

    Hope you had a great weekend!

    Guess What!? I finally made it to 50 cards!!!

  5. Love your snowy card. The snow-tex gives it a nice bit of texture, and I like a little bling as well. Great choice for your MIM pick of the week. It is all getting very Christmassy now. Kate x

  6. oh hun this is one gorgoues card just love the image and love that snow so effective hugs cherylxxx

  7. Love your card hun it's beautiful!
    The snow gives it wonderful texture.

    Your pick of the week is so sweet too.xx

  8. Oh so lovely Shirley Anne. I love those little very cute in their paper pieced outfits.

  9. They look all snuggly and warm out walking in the snow. Fab card, Shirley. Love your pick of the week too, I like the spotlight technique, have tried it a couple of times for swaps.

  10. This is so cute Shirley Anne, love your cute image and such a colourful card. xx

  11. oh what a cute Chtistmas card .. love those little characters... fab pic of the week too i have never tried spotlighting.. must add it to my to do list
    Lisa x

  12. Okay....I need that stamp back...haaaa!
    It looks absolutely the way you coloured 'em up, and the snow just adds the perfect touch...just lovely! I just knew you'd do something wonderful with it, Shirley-Anne!

  13. This is just fabulous,love the

  14. Hi Shirley-Anne,

    What an adorable pair they are... and love all the details. The snow looks awesome and so do the rhinestones and your colouring is always so nice.

    And your pick of the week is lovely. So inspirational... love how the ribbon has been twirled.

    xxx Monica

  15. Great pick - Tilda is always so sweet!

    Love your card too Shirley - I can feel the cold right now!! Brrrr...

  16. What sweet Christmas cards! I am visiting via MIM!

  17. This is great I saw it on MIM xx Jan

  18. Shirley-Anne this is WONDERFUL!!! Oh my gosh, I'm loving all these gorgeous Christmas cards. It really does put you in the spirit of the season. Yours is fabulous. If I see any more amazing cards (your pick of the week...AWESOME too) I might break and put my tree up before Thanksgiving!!
    Hugs to you...
    Lisa xx

  19. Hi..Popping from MIM..Looks soooooooo cute with the stamps and the gems make it pretty

  20. Saw you at Make it Monday and couldn't resist commenting on that snow - wonderful!

  21. What an adorable card! You've showcased this image just perfectly!


  22. Beautiful card Shirley-Anne, two different snow backgrounds and added snow effect. Take careX:) p.s. finally got a few more Xmas cards done lol! Though not going to get to 50 this year, had to cheat and buy some:( Hope you are both well.

  23. Hi Shirley-Ann!
    I'm visiting after long and this time from MIM. I see a lot of beautiful creations posted here. This card is beautiful too. Love all the details & your colouring.

  24. Wow! Two adorable Christmas Cards! I love how you added the bling to the snowflakes and the realistic looking snow under their feet! I popped by from Make It Monday!


Thank you so much for taking the time to leave me a comment. I really appreciate it and enjoy reading each one .
hugs Shirley-Anne