Sunday, 16 October 2011

Vintage Christmas

Good evening All I hope you have had a good weekend, Ive been looking after Heather and I cooked a roast dinner today, it was only chicken but we really enjoyed it, anyway on to my card, ive used this lovely vintage snowman from Nicecrane, ive coloured the image with promarkers and ive added some glamour dust to give it some sparkle,and making him look frosty, backing paper from dovecraft, xcut die , nellie snellen snowflake border, marianne creatable snowflakes. you can find the images here http://nicecranedesigns.com/

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges.
http://sparklesforumchristmaschallenge.blogspot.com/ Christmas song. Frosty the snowman
http://justsomelinesblog.blogspot.com/ reminds me of a song. Frosty the snowman
http://littleclairesdesigns.blogspot.com/ Christmas.
http://craftyannschallengeblog.blogspot.com/ Inspired by a christmas song. Frosty the snowman
http://littleclairesdesigns.blogspot.com/ Inspired by a christmas song. Frosty the snowman
http://jinglebellesrock.blogspot.com/ Inspired by a holiday song. Frosty the snowman
Thank you for stopping by, I really appreciate it, Have a great week.
Kevin xx

53 comments:

Basslady said...

a very striking card!

the paper and the snowflakes look so gorgeous with this sweet image!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Margo said...

Hi Kevin, love your vintage-christmass !
Greetz
Margo

copilarim said...

a wonderful card!! i love vintage:)
good luck with the challenges:)

Daniele said...

love your vintage christmas card
hugs

downrightcrafty said...

oh lucky Heather, do you fancy coming to cook dinner for me too, my husband went fishing and left me coughing all to myself :( he did not wish to catch it.................. love the fabulous humour on the snowman image and a great vintage take love it
Hugs Kate xx

Doreen said...

A gorgeous card Kevin love the image,do you fancy coming to my house next sunday and cook me a roast.xxx

Sue said...

Beautiful. Sue x

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Kevin,lovely image.
Wendy xx

SmilynStef said...

What a lovely holiday card ... love the ticket sentiment ... thanks for going caroling with us at jingle belles.

Tina said...

beautiful...i just love christmas...lovely details and colors

Tina

Tammy said...

Wonderful card for Christmas! The snowflake DP and punch are terrific choices. Hope Heather is feeling better.

jillb said...

another great card with an excellent image. I love the snowflakes too. xx Jill B

Lynn (delphinoid) said...

Gorgeous card Kevin! I love the backing paper and the image is lovely. I'm a huge fan of snowmen cards and he's a jolly snowman with my favourite little animal on his hat.

Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

Carole of Brum said...

What a great vintage image, Kevin - that is a really jolly snowman. Love your frosty backing paper too. Glad you enjoyed your roast dinner, although you have made me a little hungry now he hee. CoB

Rebekah said...

Fab xmas card Kevin I love that vintage style image, just wonderful hugs Rebekah xx

Ann Whitfield said...

It seems there's a few of us got you singing this week Kevin! Stunning card, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Lee said...

Well done kevin.hope she's getting better.Love your card great snowman.x

jimlynn said...

Kevin.....this is WONDERFUL!!! LOVE that cute, cute image and your card is perfect!
Lynn

Carly said...

Wow Kevin this is stunning! Love the style .... absolutely amazing!

Chrissy said...

You champion Kevin...cooking and colouring...gorgeous card, love the look of the whole sheet of images..great papers..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Linda said...

Love the way all the elements of this card came together. Gives a warm vintage feel to it. Your roast sounds delish.

debby4000 said...

Absolutely gorgeous Christmas card Kevin.
luv
Debby

Cards by Alison said...

Gorgeous card Kevin, that snowman is so cute. Alison xxxx

Squirrel x said...

Gorgeous hun! Hugs Sxx

Andrea C said...

Love that little squirrel on his top hat. Great card x

Jackie said...

Gorgeous Christmas card, I love the fab image :o)
Jackie xx

Hetty said...

Wat een super mooi kaartje en succes met de
challenges

gr hetty

Sandra said...

Stunning card Kevin
Sandra x

coops said...

gorgeous card kevin.i love the stunning image and your traditional colours are fab :D

xx coops xx

xGemmax said...

Fantastic Christmas card Kevin & love the adorable snowman..will have to look into these stamps as they are fantastic :D
hugs and xxx
Gemma

CraftygasheadZo said...

Love this look, great card. Zo x

Love crafts forever said...

Hi Kevin. Your Vintage card is gorgeous. I like the way you made L/O, and papers goes so well with it.
Hugs Nat

Stamps and Paper said...

Lovely Vintage christmas card Kevin...

Anne

Jan said...

Crafting, cooking AND nursing!!! Who said only women could multi-task!!
Lovely Christmassy card Kevin.... loads of work involved to fantastic effect. Love, Jan xx

jackiescrafts said...

This is a lovely card I really like the snowman
Thank you for joining in at SFCC this month

Jackie x

Jacee said...

Super card Kevin, the papers are great and what a lovely image, coloured beautifully as ever!
Hugs Jacee

Anniebee said...

Lovely card, Kevin! You did a great job coloring this image and embellishing the card.
Hugs, Anne

Noelle said...

What a cute Frosty! Love all your snowy bg papers :)

annesyme said...

Great card, almost put me in the mood for getting out my snowmen stamps, almost.
Anne x

Faye said...

Oh Kevin, I really like this card. Isn't that squirrel a cheeky little chap! xx

Merry said...

Yum, roast chicken sounds terrific to me. Another terrific card Kevin. I like the paper you have teamed with this wonderful image.

lauren bergold said...

oh wow, what a fabulous snowman image and i love the papers & embellishments you've teamed him up with! fabulous holiday card! thanks for jingling along with us this week! ♥

Lena B E said...

Very beautiful card, what a lovely snowman! :)
I love him! :)
Thanks for your kind comment on my blog. :)
Hugs Lena

Monica said...

How sweet is this snowman, Kevin. Roast chicken is our favourite meal too and my older daughter loves it so. The simplest things are the best sometimes, aren't they?
Monica

Nicecrane Designs said...

So adorable Kevin,,,,so very well coloured,,,,sorry for the dealy in reply my friend,,,I was designing a restaurant Menu,,,,,OMG

Betty said...

Great vintage card Kevin love the smile on the snowman, great layout too.
Hugs Betty x x

Cheryl said...

Awww, this is adorable. I love this image and the vintage feel of your card

Marie B. said...

Hi Kevin! This card is wonderful! :)

tilly said...

This snowman is adorable and it's a lovely vintage feel card, well done on the Chicken roast.... what time next Sunday lol?
Tilly

Jenn Borjeson said...

Great card! Thank you so much for joining our "Reminds Me of a Song" challenge at Just Some Lines!

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Kevin, what a wonderful creation you have made. So happy to see you playing along at JUST SOME LINES this time:)

Jen said...

Love the snowman, super card. Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Ann's this week.
Jen x

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