Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Passion For Promarkers - Christmas critters!

Time for a new challenge at Passion For Promarkers and this week our theme is 'Christmas Critters' which was chosen by the lovely Andie.  We're sponsored by DigiStamp Boutique and our lucky winner will receive 6 digi images of their choice.



I've used one of the gorgeous new images from the Cute Christmas set which is one of the current 'offer of the month' images at DigiStamp Boutique.  And for once I've actually managed to (more or less) follow a sketch... I often start with a sketch but wander so far away from it there's no point entering!  This time I've stayed fairly close to it and quite like how it turned out so I might use this one again.

Sorry I'm waffling again... I've coloured cute Jasper with promarkers, flexmarkers and koh-i-noor pencils, with lots of glamour dust for some Christmas sparkle.  The papers are MME and were free with a magazine - I'm being so strict with my paper ban that I even debated if it was ok to open this free pack but I finally decided it wasn't cheating... well not too much anyway!  The sentiment is from Elzybells and black pearls from my stash.

I'm entering my card for the following challenges:

My little car passed it's MOT retest yesterday afternoon and I did a happy dance when I found out lol.  No more wasting most of the day walking backwards and forwards, and more time for crafting and blogging :o)  Sorry, I've got ever so behind with commenting in the last week but I've just had no time or energy for anything!  Hopefully I'll be able to catch up now.

45 comments:

  1. OMG Lisa, I just LOVE this! I'm so out of practice with my PMs (hangs head in shame) but you've made me want to get them out again. What a gorgeous image, who could resist him?! Absolutely brilliant card babes. Hugs Sxx

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  2. Cute image, fabby layout and DP's, Luv Sam x

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  3. Oooh this is great Lisa, I love the sentiment and the image is brilliantly coloured and soooooo cute! Those papers are nice, was it a recent mag or an older one you got it from?

    Hope you have a great day

    Feebs
    xx

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  4. Great card. Love the image and papers. xx

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  5. Wow Lasa,gorgeous card,glad you can use your car again!
    Hugs eidy

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  6. wow this is just the cutest...great color and the image is so adorable

    Tina

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  7. Yummy card Lisa, so cute, glad you got your wheels back hun.xx

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  8. fab card, love the image and glad your car passed x

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  9. Hi hun
    aww gorgeous card super cute image, fab colouring, great layout, sue,x

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  10. Lovely card Lisa, fab layout and gorgeous colouring! Thanks for sharing with us at CES this week :) Donna ♥ x

    PS: Good news your lil car passed it's MOT...YAY!

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  11. Hi Lisa wow fabulous card love that cute image and the papers are fabulous. Glad to hear about your car. hugs Shirleyxx

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  12. Fab card Lisa, gorgeous image and great LO too. Glad your car is fixed. Hugs, Claire x

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  13. Ahhhh so cute, your colouring and papers are lovely, so sweet. Janette x

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  14. Oh Lisa, this is fab and funky! Awesome colouring. And I love the red! xxx
    Oooooh and thanks for playing at Sketch Saturday too. x

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  15. Your card is adorable - what a cute image! And HOORAY!!!! your car is fixed! I hated thinking about you and the two little ones treking to school & back every day.

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  16. What a sweetie Lisa....and I'm so pleased about your car too...!

    have a super evening....hugs Vicky xx

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  17. This is gorgeous and you can enter this into the Wild rose studio blog hop

    I just wanted to pop by and tell you about the Wild Rose Studio blog hop, you could win 7 of their stamps and three paper pads, all you have to do is make a christmas themed card, and you dont have to use a Wild Rose studio stamp or product. (Although we would love it if you did)And then comment, on all of the DT blogs. Come and join in the fun. Would love to see you there (http://blog.wildrosestudio.co.uk/)

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  18. aw this is so cute lisa.i love the mouse and your colours and design are stunning ;D
    so pleased you have your car back in action :D

    xx coops xx

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  19. What an adorable image Lisa and fab colours, love it!
    Helen x

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  20. Gorgeous card Lisa. The mainly plain with blocks of pattern works really well. Love that DP, I have that pack too. I've also still got some of it in the original 12"x12"s but I like it in this size too.

    Kat xx

    Glad you got your car back, it'll be good to have more crafting time!

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  21. This is just gorgeous Lisa,love the image.xxx

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  22. Awww....this is a gorgeous christmas card! The image is so cute and love the design.
    Diane xx

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  23. Gorgeous card Lisa. Thanks for playing at CES too! xx Jenny xx

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  24. Oh this is just adorable.. totally fabby. Thanks so much for playing at MMCS xx and CES xx

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  25. Oh this is adorable and so beautiful Lisa.
    luv
    Debby

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  26. I think i'm in love with this card, it's totally adorable!
    Thank you for joining in with us at Sketch Saturday this week
    Jo xx

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  27. Your card is stunning, the image is so cute and the layout fab! Well done on the retest! Shelly x

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  28. Gorgeous sparkly creation and love the color choice, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at The Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.
    hugs Kate xx
    PS I have some new candy if you are interested:)

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  29. Hi Lisa... LOVE LOVE LOVE this card! The fab Jasper image is coloured perfectly and looks brilliant with the layout you've chosen!
    So glad your car passed her MOT... don't you just hate those days!!
    Hugs
    Christine x

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  30. Wow Lisa - it fabulous!!! The image is sooo cute - I love it. Jxx

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  31. I LOVE this Lisa! It's so crisp, the image is cute (another DSB cutie I've just gotta get...all because of you :-) Beautifully coloured, as always. TFS, Dee (PS, glad you've got your wheels back, we're really "car dependent" here and I just can't imagine life without mine.

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  32. Love this very cute Lisa, the colours are fab, aww! what a gorgeous image and a very sweet sentiment. Woohoo! glad you've got the car back too hun. :o)

    Donna x

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  33. What a cute image and love the layout. Goregous. Marianne x

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  34. Great news about the car, super cute card,

    Liz x

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  35. Great card - love the image - glad you got through yr MOT
    Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week- Good Luck
    Sarah (Stressed Stamper)

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  36. Hi Lisa, such a sweet image and wonderful card! Love the sketch, will have to pop over to Sketch Sat and have a look see.

    Glad your car passed it's re-test - not surprised you are just a leeettle bit pleased!

    Sarah

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  37. Hi Lisa, this is soooo gorgeous! You really bring these little characters to life with your fabulous colouring! So glad your car passed it's MOT too! xx

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  38. Very cute Lisa and so pleased to hear about your car :)
    Jenny x

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  39. Stunning card, Lisa - your colouring is fab and I love your layout and papers!! Hugs, Juliexx

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  40. Oh I love this so much Lisa that image is great the colours, papers and design look superb.
    hugs
    Lorraine x

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  41. Cute creation. Luv this.

    Sudha
    sudha-kalra.blogspot.com

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  42. Hi Lisa. I love your card. He's cute and beautifully coloured. Thanks for joining us in this weeks CES Challenge!
    Clairex

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  43. Hi Lisa,
    This is just wonderful. I love your clean & simple look, because your awesome colouring can hold centre stage without any embellishment. It's fab! Thanks for joining us at Secret Crafters this week.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  44. Lisa I love this Christmas card, what a brilliant image honey and fabby DP's too. And you absolutely nailed the sketch too, thanks for playing along with us last week at Sketch Saturday :o)
    Wahoo for your little car :o))
    Hugs,
    Cazza
    xxx

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  45. Such a cute card! Love the sentiment. Glad you've got your car back now :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

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