Wednesday 31 May 2017

Christmas Lantern

Good morning everyone its Wednesday so the launch of a new Anything Goes Challenge over at Crafting by Designs .
We have a great sponsor this time


Prize is choice of 1 set of images

If you are not familiar with Beccy's Place stamps she has a great range of stamps but also a vast array of Freebies I used one of her Freebie stamps called Christmas Lantern for my Design Team card. If you want to take a look at all the Freebie stamps this is the link HERE.There are loads so make a cuppa first!!

Close up

Card Recipe

6x6 Blank Card
Stamp is Christmas Lantern from Beccy's Place painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Bo Bunny Silver and Gold Collection
Red and Green card my Stash
Dies are Spellbinder circle and  scalloped circle
Chipboard Lantern is Wycinanka from Live and  Love Crafts I put some red card behind the lantern
Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts the white rose and I painted the centre to match the flowers on the stamp.
Green flowers are from Poundland
Berries are from Ross Papercraft Show
Sentiment is Lili of the Valley Christmas Circular Stamps
Gold Viva Pearl Pen and some Wink of Stella on the image and lantern
Red Ribbon

Well that's it for today I hope you can pick up one of those freebies and  make something to enter into this challenge which runs till the 25th June. 
I'm going out this afternoon for drinks and afternoon tea with a group of ex work colleagues so should be fun with lots of gossip. Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. What a wonderful Christmas card Carole! You've complimented the lovely image perfectly with the gorgeous paper and fab embellishments. The pearl pen finishes the card off perfectly. Must go and look for that paper :).
    I hope you have a fantastic lunch catching up on things with your friends and getting elegantly silly on the drinks :D. Debra x

  2. Hi Carole, I love the card, so beautifully coloured and the sentiment looks like it pops off the paper... Have a wonderful week... enjoy your drinks... Megan

  3. Wonderful Christmas card Carole, lovely image and colours.
    Hugs Pam x

  4. Hi Carole what a fab Christmas card! those are my favourite to make..hope you enjoyed your day out with the gang!! hugs Sue xx

  5. A beautiful festive Christmas card, I love the image and and traditional colours.
    Jean x

  6. Very lovely design, the addition of the Gold pen pearls is beautiful. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  7. Beautiful use of Beccy's image, love the added Christmas goodies.xx[aNNie]


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