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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, March 17, 2014

Have a Beautiful Christmas

I love this Christmas scene stamp by Just Inklined that I choose for this Christmas Scene Challenge at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenges this week.  The digital image is called Little Church in the Snow, a fitting name for this digital stamp.

I added some colour with Copic Markers and then added glitter for the snow.  The sentiment by A Muse ArtStamps was embossed with silver embossing powder and a little bit of bling was added to complete the card. 

Come join us at Holly Jolly this week.  Never too early to start on your Christmas cards.   Pop over to Holly Jolly`s blog and see what the design team has created to inspire you. 


I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Shabby Tea Room - Anything Goes
One Stitch At A Time - Use A Digi 
Cards Galore Encore - Use a stamp or digi stamp
 Crafts and Me Challenge & Inspiration Blog - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra Anything Christmas
Completely Christmas Must be Christmas Anything Christmas Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything Goes

Christmas at Sweet Stampin - Brr....It's Cold Outside


  1. This is such a gorgeous design...thank you so much for sharing with us over at Completely Christmas we would love you to join us again next week for another great challenge...
    Suzy B Owner Completely Christmas

  2. Beautiful snowy scene...great idea to glitter those trees!! Thank you for joining us at "The Shabby Tea Room" this week for our "anything goes" challenge!
    Diane DT

  3. Beautiful - love how you've done the snow!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

  4. lovely card thanks for sharing with CHNCEC Rachel GD

  5. Judy I see that your getting a jump on the Christmas cards, it's a beautiful scenery with all that snow sparkling!
    Glad you joined us for the Challenge at One Stitch At A Time, hope to see you come back soon!
    ¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*((¸¸.•´ ..•´
    Shell in Alaska ~ OSAAT DT ~

  6. This is great Judy. I love it! Thanks for sharing your lovely creation at Christmas at Sweet Stampin and good luck with the challenge. Judy DT

  7. Lovely festive card. Thanks for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #3. Kx

  8. This is such a pretty card. Love the scene!

    Thank you for participating in this week's OSAAT Challenge!

  9. So very pretty! Thanks for joining us this week in The Shabby Tea Room!

  10. Beautiful scene. Love the winter look, but so ready for Spring. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Good luck. Hope to see you back again. Maggie - DT

  11. VERY pretty card! Thanks for joining us for Jo's Friday Funday challenge!

  12. Lovely card.

    Thanks for sharing at CaSS.