Saturday, 5 August 2017

Carol Singers for the Christmas Card Club

Good morning to you all and hope this finds you well.  Gosh we have had some strange weather over the last week.  Lots of rain and on Wednesday high winds.  I really hate wind!  It is so powerful and can be so destructive. We woke up on Thursday morning to find a huge limb had been torn off the large apple tree in the hedge and was right across the lawn. It was so big it looked like a small tree. Ah well, more wood for the fire I guess, but it left quite a mess in its wake.

It's time for another card for our little club and this time Margaret, aka GranMargaret, asked us to show Carol Singers on our cards. So I managed two cards this time.

Card # 1


Recipe
6" square card base from Hobbycraft cardstock
Image - Singing Snowmen - Pink Gem designs
vellum snowflakes and gems from stash

Pink Gem Designs are so easy to put together  if you are in a hurry - or Mr Mojo has gone walkabout!!


Card # 2


Recipe
7" square card - Anna Marie Designs
teal adorable scorable - Hunkydory
patterned paper - digi paper from ages ago so unknown 
toppers - Singing Mice from Paper Creator
snowflake - Spellbinders Create a Flake

These mice really make me smile.This is a great set from Paper Creator because there are so many papers and images and toppers.

 I had initially intended to use an LOTV topper for one of my cards and I actually die cut it from one of the art pads - and then it just disappeared!!  I have no idea what happened to it.  There are two toppers on the page and they are both simply nowhere to be found.  I have checked my waste bin but not there.  No doubt I will find them in some stupid place!  Luckily Pink Gem came to the rescue!

Hope you have a good weekend.

Take care.


18 comments:

  1. Hi Christine
    Two fabulous cards... stunning....
    Hope you all are feeling bit better ... time is a good healer... I know that only to well...
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  2. Two lovely Christmas cards Christine and your little carol singer images are so sweet

    Anne

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  3. Wow Christine you have been busy creating two lovely cards...love pink gem...and your second card colours are just lovely xxxx

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  4. These cards are sooo adorable!! And I missed the latest cards I guess, so I am admiring them now! You've done a great job.
    Lia xx

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  5. Well Christine what two wonderful card, I especially love the singing snowmen, it's a brilliant image and love the colours, a sweet card for your second one, fabulously designed, Kate x

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  6. Two gorgeous cards Christine. Hope this finds you well...hope you enjoyed your time with your family X

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  7. Fabulous cards Christine.. Love those Snowmen. Hugs Rita xx

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  8. Two fab cute cards. Love these designs. I have trouble with images, gems , and flowers going missing. They do turn up eventually but not where expected. Hugs Mrs A.

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  9. Hi Christine
    Two beautiful cards. Adorable images and the paper on the second card is gorgeous.
    Stamps are usually the things I have to hunt for as they stick to everything, even under my Grand Calibur and would you believe, my elbow lol!
    Ang c

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  10. Oh how cute are both of these, love them. Hope you have found your topper by now 😀

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  11. Two perfectly cute and gorgeous cards for the theme this time Christine, hope you find your toppers soon :) probably somewhere safe I expect.
    Lorraine

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  12. Two super adorable cards! I really love the play on words on the Pink Gem snowmen card. The colors on the mice card are just so stunning! Thanks for sharing with us at CHNC Extra! :)

    ~Marie B -DT

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  13. These are both so adorable!!! I LOVE that second one, the teal color is fabulous and those little mice are too cute! Thanks for playing with CHNCC2.

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  14. such delightful cards...very sweet but so pretty.
    tfs,
    Karen

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  15. two beautiful cards Margaret - love the colours - and such cute images! Hugs rachel x

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  16. These cards are sooo adorable!! And I missed the latest cards I guess, so I am admiring them now! You've done a great job.
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  17. These are so cute Christine and will surely make the recipients smile. Carol x

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