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Okanagan, BC, Canada
Welcome to my crafting blog. After retirement, my husband and I moved to a beautiful location in the Okanagan area of British Columbia. I love all paper crafts including mixed media, journaling and cards. I also dabble in papermaking, photography, fibre art, and altered books. I am an active member of several card and mixed media groups and on the design team of several challenge blog. I love the world of blogging, it has opened many doors for me. My favourite quote is by Maya Angelou. “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” I hope you join me in my search for my creative side. Thanks for stopping by!


Monday, May 5, 2014

Traditional Christmas Colours

Holly Jolly is having a traditional colour Christmas challenge this week.  The sponsor of this challenge is Stamp and Create.  I used one of their images from the Wags n' Whiskers line call end Zoe and Gemma's Snow Fun. I created my card with traditional colours of red. green and gold.

The products that I used to create my card are:

  • Stickles - Diamond for snow sparkle
  • Digi - Wag's and Whiskers
  • Sentiment from my stash
  • Pompoms and ribbon - from my stash
  • Copics for colour
  • Paper from my stash

Thank you for stopping by and have a creative day.

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

My Perfect Life Challenges - Christmas Cards
Sketch Colour Challenge - Red, Green and White
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge - Something that begins with B (buttons)
Completely Christmas Challenges - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Extra - Anything
Jingle Belles - 3 or more layers


  1. Lovely trad colours with a contemporary design. Love the pompom trim. Thanks a lot for joining in with my Festive 48. Hope you can link up again next week. Marina http://myperfectlifeuk.blogspot.co.uk

  2. Adorable Design Thank you for joining us at Completely Christmas it is much appreciated without you we would have no challenge, I do hope you will join us again for another fab challenge nest week…. Good luck in the draw…
    Suzy B Owner Completely Christmas

  3. Great card with a great image. Thank you for participating in Sketchy Colors, good luck.
    hugs Monica

  4. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges and our Completely Christmas 10 with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  5. Gorgeous card, I love, love, love the pom poms, and the paper is perfect too. Thanks for playing along at CHNC Challenge Extra. ~Diane GDT

  6. oh my gosh that image is just toooooooo cute! thanks for sharing your layery goodness with us at JINGLE BELLES!