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Saturday, 26 December 2009

Merry Christmas to one and all!

I suspect I am a little sad to be posting Christmas Cards on my blog at 1.30 am on Boxing Day Morning.   I napped for most of the afternoon and so now I am wide awake!  I do hope you all had a lovely Christmas!  Ours was very different from our usual celebrations but no less enjoyable for the change.

Anyway this was my final Christmas Card for 2009 - one for my fabulous hubby!

The window is cut with my Cricut and pasted onto a Christmas view from one of last year's Christmas cards.  A House Mouse image is flying by the window and another (with a sweet tooth) appears on the base of the card.  Both were coloured with Promarkers as was my bow and the SeeDs garland on the window sill.  There is a little spica pen on all of the red ribbons to add some sparkle.  The Poinsettia and gift parcels are by Jolee's Boutique and the sentiments are by Crafty Bitz.  The paper on the base of the card is DCWV highlighted with chalks and the "wallpaper" is by Stampin Up.

I enjoyed making this - my final card for the year - but I have to say I am really looking forward to NOT making any more Christmas Cards for a while!  

Hubby bought me Copics Sketch markers to use with my Promarkers, amongst other things, and I am one lucky girl!

Warmest wishes for the Holiday season and the New Year!
Lesley

7 comments:

Kim Piggott said...

Oh this is such a perfect card!
Love your gorgeous images and wonderful detail!
Sounds like you had a wonderful Christmas and got some fabulous goodies!
hugs
kim x

Julie said...

Another fab card and the HM images are so cute!! Hope you had a lovely Christmas -did you get lots of lovely goodies? Juliexx

cats whiskers said...

Thank you for your lovely comments dear, they mean so much.

What a wonderful card this is just stunning bet Hubby was thrilled with it

Hope you have a terrific New Year
Hugs Jacqui x

Sarita said...

What a beautiful project Lesley, I love it!
Love Sarita xx

Julie said...

What a very clever and creative card, I love the way you've put everything together.

dolcreations said...

I am absolutely thrilled that you came to visit my blog...as this is how I found your awesome blog! Were have you been hiding...I love your cards! This easel card is stunning. I find your cards tell a little story. You always add fine little details! wow! Thanks for the inspiration!
Christine
P.S. I have become a follower now!!!!

Mina said...

wow Lesley total stunner of a card, love your embellishments for it
Mina xxx