Saturday 27 October 2012

Sweet Santa.

How adorable is this Santa image. He is by Rick StDennis and is available from his Etsy store. 
I want to get ahead with my Festive Cards and don't seem to have really made much of a start on them so thought I had better get cracking!!!
I went for a CAS feel with this card but with lots of sparkle. 

Card Recipe
6 x 6 Hunkydory Shaped Card
Image Santa and Pipe by Rick StDennis
Swiss Dots Embossed cardstock
Ribbon from packaging from Next (Recycled)
Sakura Gel Pen for Sparkle over Stars.
Stickles Stardust Glitter Glue with Flock over it for fur.
Black Liner pen for Faux Stitching.
Coloured with Spectrum Noirs 

Skin FS1, FS4, CR6
Eyes TB4, TB8
Beard BG1, BG2, BG3
Coat and Hat DR1, DR6, DR7, 
DG3, JG7
Pipe TN6, TN9
Gloves GG2, GG4

I would like to enter my Santa Card into the following challenges. 
Allsorts Challenge - In Stitches.
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge - No Patterned Papers.
Crafty Annes - Christmas In October.
ABC Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes.

Im off now to snuggle Tom, he seems to have a bit of a bug brewing, Enjoy the rest of Saturday Everyone,
Love and Huggles 
Hazel xx

My Stick Family from


brenda said...

I love Santas sparkly cuffs Hazel, he looks one happy fellow.

Thanks so much for joining in with my 'In Stitches' theme at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x

kelly ledder said...

I love this image Hazel and you have done a superb job on colouring him x

Hazel said...

Super card, Hazel - great Santa image and love the shaped card - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 96 - hope to see you again soon. x

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Hazel - fabulous image and coloured so beautifully :o)
Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

ps We are having a DT call - details can be seen here.

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Beautiful, I love the sweet image and the shape is gorgeous
Lindsay xx

Sandra H said...

l like santa cards and your santa image is perfect it looks so happy lovely layout and brilliant colouring x

Mau xx said...

Brilliant!! I love the Santa and it certainly didn't need papers.
Hugs Mau xx

Judith said...

This is a fab image Hazel and I love how you've coloured him with just the right amount of sparkle - I might have to have this stamp me thinks hugs Judith x

DesignerDiva said...

What a fab little image Hazel oooooh I'm excited we're getting him!!
Hugs Laurie xx

Ann Whitfield said...

This is a lovely Santa image and a gorgeous card Hazel, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Hindustanka said...

Time to get ready for Christmas! Your Santa card is lovely!:) Anna

heidy said...

Beautiful card Hazel and your coloring is amizing!
XXX Heidy

Sharon said...

Great image and gorgeous colours. x

Mel X said...

Aww what a fab image Hazel, love him!!

Hope you're well chuck.

Mel X

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card hun, love the image & the sparkle!
Hugs Shell xx

Zw@@n said...

This is a very pretty card. Cute Santa. Thank you for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Love, Wilma

Mummylade said...

gorgeous card Hazel! And thank you so much for joining our challenge at Allsorts this week, good luck!

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Great card Hazel!

Loving the flocking over the stickles what a great effect!

Thanks for joining our 'in stitches' challenge this week at Allsorts

Emma xxx

Carol said...

Gorgeous card Hazel. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann's this time. Carol x