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Friday, November 20, 2015

Little Shepherd

Good evening everyone! It is quiet around the house tonight. Bailey is spending the night with a friend and Michael is working. Kevin was working downstairs on his bike for a while and I have been happily crafting and getting a post ready for a blog hop tomorrow. That has been my night :) I hope you all are having a nice day/evening. It is going to be a cold one tonight here. And it is only 8 pm and I'm ready for bed LOL How sad is that! But getting up at 4 am kind of does that to you.  Okay... I'm here to post this card for today:










For this card I have used To Warm The Hearts. This was a Facebook Freebie from Mari Digi's. I just fell in love with it and knew I wanted to create a Christmas Card with it. I colored the image with Copic Markers. I did a bit of layering. The background was created with chalk. I also used a white gel pen to create snow on that background. The top of the image I used Gold UTEE. The papers are all scraps, so I have no idea who they are from. It is great to be using the scraps up though! I hope I can keep at it! I added some stitching around the rectangles at the bottom. I've added some lace and a strip of pearls. The sentiment is Paper Smooches and I used Gold Glitter Embossing Powder from WOW on it. I also added the red Candi. On the inside I used the same papers and a couple more red Candi to finish it off and that is it! :D

Copic Markers Used:
  • Eyes: E31, E35, E37
  • Hair: E21, E25, E29
  • Robe and Shoes: E50, E51, E53, E55
  • Sheep: E40, E41, E42; N3, N5, N7, N9
  • Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04; R20
  • Pants, Belt, Shoes: R37, R56, R59
  • Flowers: R22, R24, R29
  • Shirt and Shoes: B21, B23, B24, B26
  • Bush: G21, G24, G46, G29
Challenges:


51 comments:

Carla Brooke said...

What a lovely card, thanks for sharing with Mari digis!

coldwaters2 said...

Beautiful card loving those papers and the gorgeous, cute image, your colouring is amazing, thank you for joining our challenge at LIL PATCH OF CRAFTY FRIENDS
hugs
lorraine x

Luna Star said...

What a Wonderful Card, super colouring and wonderfully layered and co-ordinated with the papers. Thank you for joining us @ Oddball Art Co Challenge :)

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Beautiful card Susan thank you for joining us over on Inspiration Destination
Dianne x
IDCB DT

María Pilar said...

Beautiful card and sweet image. Thanks for joining us at Retarte#65
Maria Pilar (Stampartpapel DT)

Chrissy said...

So gorgeous Susan..brilliant colouring and love gold trim and fabulous card design..

luv CHRISSYxx

Lin said...

What a darling image, Susan - love his curls! Thanks for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Brown Sugar, good luck!!! Amy DT

Anet van Zyl said...

Beautiful card Susan, love the layout. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny's Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

Jeanie Ellis said...

This is beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner! Jeanie, DT

applejack cards by sue said...

This is really gorgeous, and I love how you've taken care with the inside of the card too. Thank you for sharing this with us over at A Snowflakes Promise. Sue DT xx

Kari said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous coloring!Cute image!
Great take on the sketch!
Thank you for joining Sketchy Colors and hope to see you again soon!
Smiles from Kari :)

Carla Brooke said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing with Simply Papercrafts!

*Vicki* said...

WOW! Your coloring is so amazing!! Really beautiful card and awesome design!! Love your sentiment too! :) Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Craft Rocket Challenges! Hope you will join us next time! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*-DT member

Stampsnob. said...

This is just so amazing brilliant color TFS Craft Rocket challenges Lis DT

Doudou said...

Gorgeous coloring !great card. Thank you for joining us at Stampartpapel Retarte#65
Alexandra Dt

Darlene said...

Adorable creation and fabulous coloring! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas’ challenge and please come back again soon!
Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Michelle J M said...

Thank you for sharing your delightful card with us at Ooh La La Creations. Michelle x

froebelsternchen Susi said...

A fabulous project ! Thank you very much for joining us at Moo Mania & More!
hugs
Susi

SmilynStef said...

Love how you incorporated so much wonderful texture ... so glad you created with your *holiday leftovers* at jingle belles.

Majo said...

So cute!! Please don't forget to join our blog hop at UYS for a chance to win a great prize from Emerald Creek Crafts'!

Hugs
DT Majo

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Susan :-) the image is very cute and I love the gold glittery sentiment, absolutely fabulous :-)

thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas Challenge
luv
Lols x x x

bello amanecer said...

OMG!! Precioso proyecto en cada detalle!!! Muy bien coloreado.
Muchas gracias por jugar con nosotras en Mari Digis Challenge Blog.
Esperamos verte en el próximo reto.
Lidia DT

andree said...

This is just lovely-gorgeous design and image. Thanks so much for playing this time at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends. Good luck and hope to see you again soon. Andree {DT Lil Patch of Crafty Friends}

ARTES ANDRÉA PRADO said...

Gorgeous card!! Thanks for joinig us at Mari Digis Challenge!
Hugs, Andréa DT

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Aw!! So sweet!! So beautifully designed!! I just love your coloring of the image and your layout! The stitching just adds to the beauty. Thanks for sharing with us at ODBD!!

Janis Lewis said...

Oh so sweet. Thanks for linking up over at 2 Creative Chicks.
DT Janis
Pause Dream Enjoy, My Blog
PDE Linky Party , Owner & DT Member

Dot said...

Such a pretty Christmas card with a super cute image. Thanks for joining our W challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge, hope to se you again.
Dorte x

Ameera Craft said...

Such a lovely card! Love the image. Thank you for joining Crafting For All Seasons challenge. Mary DT member xx

Scrap World da Leo said...

Gorgeous! Thanks for joining us over here at Mari Digis Challenge Blog.
Good Luck!
Eleonora DT

lauren bergold said...

what a fun use of scraps! a great addition to our buffet of "holiday leftovers" at JINGLE BELLES! ♥

Elizabeth Hart said...

What a darling and sweet image - really pretty on your layout. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Lena's Creations said...

Beautiful card with a very sweet image. Love it!
Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner.
♥ Lena - DT
Lena’s Creations

chanya13 said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Inspirations :)
Agnieszka

Sarah said...

What a wonderful cutie!! Thanks for sharing with The Cutie Pies. Good Luck!! Sarah :0)

Barb said...

This is absolutely fabulous, love what you have created. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting for all Seasons, hope to see you again. Barb

Luciana Yaros said...

Wow!!! Wonderful project!!! Love it!
Thank you for joining us at Mari Digis Challeng.
Hugs

Julia Spiri said...

Very beautiful!
Hugs, Julia Spiri.

FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Beautiful card! The design is fantastic. The embossed gold ring around the image is brilliant. Cute image too. Thanks for joining us at Scrapping4fun
Tina dt

Lynda Hall said...

This is adorable! Thank you for sharing it with us at Julia Spiri.
Good luck!
DT Lynda x

Sheena Fitzpatrick said...

Great work! I love your layout and beautiful colours!

Thanks so much for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!

Sheena
xxx

Billie A said...

Beautiful card and love the hair and all the details. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

cohenna said...

Beautiful Christmas card! Thanks for joining us at Scrapping4fun :)

Dawn Lancaster said...

Another gorgeous card Suze, I love that image & how you've showcased her! Apologies for the late comment but thanks for playing at Eureka Stamps in our Anything goes challenge last week! I hope you can play again this week in our "Angels" challenge!
Hugs
Dawn (DT) xx

Jackie C said...

Beautiful Susan! Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at THE EAST WIND. Good luck hun and do come back again!
Jackie DT @ THE EAST WIND

suzARTe said...

Today is such a hot hot day in Sydney, I hope it cools down a little bit. I know you are experiencing the exact opposite in America, hope it has warmed up a little bit.

I love this Christmas card, such a lovely main image and I love all the little details as well. Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes November link-up, Just keep on creating
Susan xx

Lorraine said...

Doesn't it feel good to use all those scraps! And you've done it beautifully.

Deanne Saunders said...

Gorgeous!!! Thanks so much for participating in our ALPHABET challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous card love the beautiful image and great layout--Thank you for joining us at Our Crafty Corner
Carol DT x

Sari / Granne said...

Your card is so perfectly maid, so many fab details and gorgeous colouring, absolutely beautiful work. Thank you for joining Oddball's "Lots of Layers" -challenge, hope to see you in our December challenge too.

Melanie said...

A great Christmas card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Merry Christmas” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

Hugs,
Melanie
(DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Come and Get It)

(DT Crafty Friends)

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