Sunday, June 22, 2014

Jingle All the Way

Jingle All the Way - Our new challenge went up Friday at Alphabet Challenge Blog and I thought I had a week to go. Ekkkk! Luckly, I had this image and little kit already made, but I had planned to use this card for Crafts 4 Eternity and Alphabet Challenge, so I had to remove the element that I need next Friday for Crafts 4 Eternity. What is that element, you ask? I can't tell you yet. You will have to come back next week for that!

But because I am late for Alphabet Challenge Blog, please help cover me by going and checking out Alphabet Challenge Blog and join our challenge. It is a some what difficult one in that it is J for Jingle Bell. I used it for putting on the bell on this sweet little elf's hat, but you should see the clever ways that my team mates used it!

Here is a close up of this sweet little image by Mo Manning. I colored him with Copics and added a really fine glitter to the candy cane and around the edges of the image. I also added some Strawberry, Flower Soft to the pom pom that ties up his pants.

I added some glitter to the candy brads.

I made this card using the same supplies back when I first starting coloring with Copics, using the same markers that I had used way back when.

Nothing like looking back to see how far you have come. I think in my newer image, the colors are much more vibrant and there is a lot more definition in the face.

What do you think, have I improved?

Card Mania Challenges #49 Babies
Clear it out Challenge Anything Goes
Crafty Creations Challenges #265 tic tac toe - Circle, ribbon, die cut
Charisma Cardz #13 glitter
Southern Girls Challenge #92 Dies
Paper-Crafting Journey Anything Goes


  1. This is so wonderful Christmas card.Thanks for joining us at the PCJ challenge

  2. Lovely color scheme and such a fabulous Christmas design. Thanks for joining our "Sparkle & Shine" -challenge at Charisma Cardz.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli {DT}

  3. Super card, fab image!

    Thanks for sharing at Charisma this week.


  4. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Card Mania Challenges.

  5. Very cute card! Thank you for joining our challenge at Card Mania! Good luck!

  6. Super cute and yikes Christmas cards....that's scary. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls.

  7. Adorable! Your colouring looks fab and I like both versions, I think you were pretty darn good to begin with!
    Thanks for your lovely comment on my blog, it was great to be able to visit your lovely blog too. Gill x