Monday 8 December 2014

Clean and Simple creation for December Spectrum Noir Challenge.

Hello to everyone.  Christmas will soon be upon us. 
 It seems like a few weeks since we celebrated last year, this year had just vanished.

My card for the December Spectrum Noir, Clean and Simple themed Challenge, features a fun Dilly Bean image - Holly Penguin Framed
 This is such a cute image and a delight to colour. I hope you can join us for the challenge, using a creation coloured with your Spectrum Noir markers and/or pencils.

List of materials used to make this card:
So sweet image as listed above printed and coloured directly onto Neenah Desert Storm Kraft Card.
Spectrum Noir pencils used:
14, 18, 22, 25, 27, 28, 32, 44, 46, 53, 117, 119, 120.
Merry Christmas Embossing Folder
Distress Ink pad Vintage Ink.
Embossed sentiment detail.
Lots of glitter on hat.
Frantage embossed snow detail.
Ribbon is from my stash.

Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my card.

Sending hugs to all from,




Gorgeous card Laine love the penguin and coloured beautifully
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Doreen said...

This is beautiful,gorgeous image and

Tracy said...

Morning hun, I really do love this, image makes me smile so much. Hope all is well. lots of hugs xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Laine, another wonderful designed card, lovely colours too.xx
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Anonymous said...

fun cheery festive card :D

Linda Simpson said...

Oh I do love this penguin Laine, he is such a happy little chappie. Gorgeous colouring as always.
Linda xxx

Unknown said...

This is such a wonderful card. I just love the design and the colors. Thanks for posting.

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so beautiful Laine. Such a gorgeous layout and colouring.

Pat K said...

Great card Laine. Love how you coloured this cute snowman. hugs, Pat K x

Anonymous said...

Hello laine, He is so cute love him, a lovely image and great colours. Love the embossing and the ribbon.


Unknown said...

This is seriously cute, love it. Hugs Jennifer xx

Sarah said...

This is gorgeous Laine, the colouring really is wonderful and, as usual, a brilliant bow!! xx

Gina's Cards said...

What a beautiful CAS card! The penguin is so adorable and coloured so perfectly!
Gina x

Jane Savage said...

So beautiful, Laine! Fabulous, fun image and I love the embossed detail! xxx

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Laine, love the sweet image and beautiful design.

Donna x

Pia S said...

This card us so to my taste! I love the look of coloring on kraft and the clean layout allows the image to get the attention it deserves. Stunningly simple and simply stunning!

Ditte said...

Awww so cute! Love the penguin and how it's drawn. Very lovely card.

Jackie T said...

Hi Laine this is a gorgeous card I love the penguin. Hug Jackie

Kate M said...

Super CAS card - love that cute penguin - beautifully coloured!

Brawny x said...

Fabulous penguin Laine. Great card x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Super adorable and beautifully colored

Andree said...

A fabulous card Laine and an adorable penguin x

coldwaters2 said...

Fabulous card Laine love that cute image and the wonderful simplicity of the design, the embossing and ribbon/bow look terrific
lorraine x

Dee's Craft Room said...

Really cute card, the image is so sweet and your layout looks fab. Thank you for taking part in the Crafty Boots Christmas Challenge.

Wishing a happy Christmas to you and your family.


Scrappyrpnprn said...

Oh soooo cute and beautifully done! Love this card, just love it. Thanx for joining us at TTPH.

Carla DT

Scrappyrpnprn said...

So cute and beautifully done, love, love, love your card. Thanx for joining us at TTPH.

Carla DT

Anne Temple said...

Your Christmas card is adorable and I love how you used the embossing folder only on the edge. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

butterfly dream cards said...

Absolutely beautiful and so colourful....makes me smile...too..

Fiona DT

Penny said...

Simply adorable, Laine! Love that darling image and your great coloring! Love the added sparkle and the fab embossing, your design, and that superb bow! :^)
Hugs, Penny
P.S. Where did this year go anyway? If you find it, let me know...

Lin said...

Your stunning image really pops! Gorgeous

Thanks for sharing with us. Happy Christmas

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Beautiful creation! I love image, design and embossing folder on the edge!
Thanks for playing at Crafts Galore Encore Challenge.

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