Saturday, November 13, 2010

GDT at CYDA: Christmas Trees Card #2

And here is my second card for my GDT role at Craft Your Days Away.  This time I used an image from The Character Cafe.  Doesn't this remind you of Christmas as a child?  This is definitely one of my faves of the new releases this month!

Entered in the following challenges:

crafty pad:  1 Circle & 2 Ribbons
paper sundaes:  Challenge #43 - Let it Snow
One stitch:  Challenge #38 Theme is Winter Wonderland!
SSIC:  #64 How's the weather? 

Quirky Crafts Challenge:  38 sketch
Stamp and Create:  Tis the Season
 Wild Orchid:  Classic Christmas
craft your passion:  #31 Double It
Crafty Cardmakers spotlight week:  dry embossing
Lexi's Creations:  26 "Anything Goes"
scrapmasters paradise:  SP Color Combo Challenge #73
Crafty Little Place:  Challenge #64 - Red White and Green
Anything Goes:  24 - Emboss It
Spoon Full of Sugar:   Challenge 129 - Snow/Snowflakes
InStyle Stamps:  Color Challenge
Flourishes:  FTTC92 Glitter
Fab n funky:  Challenge #48 - Going around in circles
Crafts and Me:  Challenge 17 - Glitter
Abc Challenge Blog:  H is for Holidays
Creative cottage:  Challenge 27 Someone Special at Christmas
Delightful Challenges: GLITTER IT UP!!!
For Fun Challenges:  DRY Embossing
AIFactory:  54 diecut or a punch added somewhere 
Cute Card Thursday:  Challenge 138 - Anything Goes!
Shellys Images:  Terrifically Thrilling Thursday Challenge Anything goes with Christmas
Lili of the Valley:  ANYTHING GOES can use any stamp this week
Moving Along With The Times:  71 NICE AND BRIGHT!
Digi Doodle Shop:  Challenge #33 - Don't Forget Our Men.....A manly project
Daring Cardmakers:  Poppy or bright red
Easy Craft Projects:  #25 red
Totally Gorjuss:  Challenge 56 - traditional Christmas colours
Stampin' With The Dragon: Challenge #14  Inspired by a Holiday Song:  O, Christmas Tree
Pixie Dust:  Challenge # 48 " It's all about men / boys in our lives "
Crazy 4 Challenges:  Christmas card or item
Bee Crafty: Challenge 42 'Christmas 2
Saturday Challenge:  #109 SPARKLE & SHINE
Sweet Stampin:  'SNOWFLAKES'
2 Sisters:  Challenge 13 ~ CHRISTMAS
Die Cut Dreams:  Challenge #43 Snowflakes


Unknown said...

Another gorgeous one. The image is great!

Sarah said...

This is stunning, I love the image, makes me want some hot chocolate!

Paddington fan said...

Great holiday acrd! Love the layout! Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck, love Jacky x

Karina said...

Another lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes challenge this week.


Hi Jessica
A fabulous card,thankyou for joining us at Delightful Challenges,
Hugs Dianne xx

gina g said...

Gorgeous card i love the image. Thanks for joining us at the Crafts and Me challenge this time. luv gina xx

Becky said...

This is gorgeous. Thank you for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Josephine said...

Fabulous colouring and a beautiful card.

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.

Val said...

This is lovely and a really Christmassy image. Thank you for joining the Snowflake challenge at Sweet Stampin this week.

sammi said...

Very pretty card! Love the image and the coloring is outstanding! Thanks for sharing your creation with us in our big Christmas challenge at Stamping With The Dragon.

sammi said...

Another wonderful card using this image! Thanks for playing along with us, again, in our anything Christmas challenge at Shelly's Images.

Saskia said...

Lovely card!

Great to see your work at Daring Cardmakers! Thanks for joining us!

Sweet greetings, Saskia
(guest designer)

sue said...

beautiful card great embossing thanks for joining us at anything goes x sue x

CraftinGranny said...

Beautiful colored and designed. Thanks so much for sharing at For Fun this week. Hope to see you back next week. "Hugs" Carol

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Jessica what a gorgeous scene you have created! I love your image and the fabulous traditional colours - perfect! What a great take on the SSIC Challenge! Love it! Thanks you for joining is at the Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenge this week!! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team

Diane said...

That really is a great image and beautifully coloured! Thank you for playing along with us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!
Diane x

Katja said...

Such a pretty card! Thanks for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week!

Katja (DDSB-DT)

KraftyKoolKat said...

Gorgeous. Thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


Anne said...

Smashing card, thanks for playing along with Creative Cottage

Jane (Carroll's Creations) said...


Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

Georgiana said...

Impressive amount of challenges you were able to enter with this one card.

I hope someone enjoys this card.

Kristine Reynolds said...

Love your colors and layout! Terrific card!

Thanks for joining this months In Style Stamps Inspiration challenge!


Carol Ann said...

Two great cards Jessica it was great to have you on board with the CYDA DT this time.
Hugs Carol Ann xx

Lynda said...

Thanks for sharing your wonderful card with Daring Cardmakers.

Lynda xxx

Cathy said...

Gorgeous Christmas card and a fab image. Thank you for joining in the InStyle Stamps Colour challenge and ABC challenge this time.
Cathy xx

Deb said...

beautiful card, many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge, hugs Debx

Cazzy said...

That is a lovely traditional scene, and didn't you do well with all those challenges!
Thanks for joining us at Quirky Crafts.
Cazzy x

Pattie said...

Very nice! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes for our Let It Snow challenge!

Love crafts forever said...

Very beautiful card. Thanks for playing at Stampin with the Dragon
Hugs, Nataliya.

downrightcrafty said...

oh what a fabulous image and that is one great Holiday song too, thank you for sharing with us at the Stampin with the Dragon this challenge
Hugs Kate xx

Anonymous said...

Great card for a great song. Thank you for playing with us at Stamping With The Dragon.


Lauretta See said...

this is gorgeous.. love everything of this card.. Could you please contact me * Lauretta* you will find my email on the craft your passion challenge blog ;) I need to talk to you. Thank you for joining us this week on the challenge also :) good luck! xx

Crafty Math Chick said...

Wow - that is a lot of challenges, but this really looks terrific. The blue jeans look so real and I love how you colored the images.

dragonllew said...

Gorgeous card love the layout thanks for joining us at Stampin with the Dragon.
Jenny x

Anonymous said...

Super card.Lovely traditional Christmas colours love the embossed panel.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion and Digi Doodle Shop's Best :D
Lisa x

Sheri Gilson said...

Fabulous card!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at ACLP!!

Donna said...

Very pretty card! Great coloring and I think your image is so cute. Thanks for glittering it up with Delightful Challenges!

Gwen's Busy Little Hands said...

This image is simply wonderful. Great embossing too. Happy you could join the challenge at A Crafty Little Place.


skylife said...

Great card! It SO bring the Christmas spirit! Love the image and the papers you've used.

Thanks for joining us at DDSB this week

Spyder said...

Lovely card, brings back memories of Christmas tree hunting! Thank you so much for joining in with Quirky Crafts Sketch challenge this fortnight, hope to see you for the new challenge that starts this Sunday!!


Suzanne said...

Fantastic card. Thanks for joining us at Fab n Funky this week x

Julie said...

Great card! Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best

Josephine said...

That image is superb!

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this time.

Brenda Dean said...

Brings back lots of memories. Thank you for sharing your beautiful card!

~*Joni said...

This is such a great scenic card, I love the dry embossing and your wonderful details with your ribbon and bling! Thank you so much for joining in on our color challenge at ACLP!
~*Joni ACLP DT

Kerry said...

Gorgeous holiday card! Thanks for joining us at the InStyle stamps challenge! :)

Lindsey said...

Lovely card! That image is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' and FnF this week x

WeirdCat said...

Fabulous card, perfect for a dad,thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week,
Ruth x

Lorraine said...

absolutely beautiful,thankyou for joining us at sweet stampin and good luck xx

Dena said...

Beautiful work!
Thanks for joining the LOTV Challenge this week and good luck on the candy!
Hugs, Dena

Jóna said...

Beautiful card !!!!

Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best, hop to see you again.

I am posting this to all those I comment on, so you might have got this before, if so I hope it's ok to get it again :D
I am one of the DT members at DDSB and I want to tell you about group I have opened at PCP "Fan's of Digi Doodle Shop" and you are so very welcome to join us there :D

All the best to you, Jóna

Dragons Lair Designs said...

lovely card thank you for joining us here on the BIG CHALLANGE at Stampin with the Dragon Challenge Blog.

Hugs Janette
Stamping Dragon Designs

Cat said...

Love the old fashioned Christmas look! Thanks for joining us at Pixie Dust!

Spyder said...

Just popped in to let you all know VOTING has now started (or will do very very soon!!) over on our latest Sketch Challenge on

Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog

This is something new, we haven't done before, so we'd love you all to go over come and support our first try out, of choosing a winner!
We on the team will pick our favourite but...
the final vote is up to you!!!
If you have entered this sketch challenge now is the time to ask all your buddies to vote for you!! Good Luck!!!

Robin McK said...

Lovely job on this card - what a fabulous layout! Thanks for playing at InStyle Stamps!

Taylor said...

Wow - this is beyond amazing! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at InStyle Stamps for our color challenge!

Axa said...

I love this image, reminds me of our christmas tree shopping. Thanks for joining us at Instyle Stamps Color Challenge.