Sunday, May 11, 2014


Hello Everyone...I'm stuffed...full to the brim with roast pork and all the trimmings...pavlova..chocolate barvarian tart...and a few bourbon & cokes..all for Mothers Day and what a wonderful day...the most meaningful my lawns got mowed...edges done...gate fixed...dinner cooked...BLISS..

.[Okay.. 'My Lady got confused and sang Happy Birthday to she meant well and who was I to burst her bubble]

Here today to share my DT card for Lacy Sunshine  and this week we have the theme...

ANYTHING GOES....a favourite, I know..

Join in our challenge to be in with a chance of winning one of these amazing prizes..


First prize - 5 Images (winner chosen by random)

Second Prize - 3 Images (winner chosen by random)

Top 3 - 1 Image (winners chosen by DT member)


And remember if you have used a Lacy Sunshine image for the challenge you qualify to use the free image in the next challenge as part of our loyalty scheme.

To get the free digi, just email Audrey to just write "Challenge Digi" on the subject line.

And now my card...using the delightful and sweet Christmas Boo  from the Boo's Colllection.

There she is the little poppet..coloured with Faber Castell pencils [skin and Hair]and a red and green copic...

I used a grey copic too for the fur trim...and a dark green pencil for shading the red.

The papers are Couture Creations 12x12 pad "Jolly Christmas"

Pom pom trim..bow..and flowers and the lush ruffled lace  from my stash.

A few hearts and we were all done...

Now I need to lay down as my day is over...night time now and I'm very very full...yes I ate far too much..shame on me...but by gum it were good.

Thanks ever so much for popping in and the comments you leave..really apppreciate them all..see you tomorrow..

Going to enter these challenges..

Emerald Faeries  [Flowers Ribbon & Lace]

Just for fun   [ribbon & Lace]



Carol S. said...

Brilliant card Chrissy. So very bright and cheerful. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Sue said...

Love your so sweet image and fabulous papers.
Gorgeous card Chrissy.
I am so glad you enjoyed your Mothers Day and all that came with it.
Sue xx

XxJULESxX said...

Wow Chrissy love it!! just gorgeous the shape of the card is fab and image and papers are lush!!

Annette said...

Fab festive card Chrissy, and if it's any consolation, I start my xmas makes in January! LOL

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,lovely image and

Rachel Gillham said...

such a cute christmas card! all the elements really tie in well together... thank you for joining us at just for fun!
Rachel, JFF DT

Words and Pictures said...

Sounds like you've been well fed and well celebrated, Chrissy!

Love your cute little Ms Christmas - that huge pompom is adorable. Lovely layered papers behind!
Alison xx

Paper Panda said...

Fab card, love your colouring.
Mandy x

chrissy xx said...

What a cutie she is! FABulous colours and I Love your design. This Poinsettia is GORgeous and such pretty ribbon too.
It's the sweet things that sound the best Chrissy.

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Chrissy what a little treasure she is she has got the sweetest face ever, superb colouring and I love the layered design.
lorraine x

Sue said...

It sounds like you had a wonderful day Chrissy.
Your card is gorgeous. I love the cute image, beautiful papers and fabulous layout too.
hugs Sue xx said...

Chrissy Fantastic Christmas Card love the image so cute and your papers are gorgeous. Love Alison xx

Eulanda said...

Awwww this is just adorable! I love seeing xmas cards when it's not even close to xmas. I'd like to make some myself but doesn't every other holiday get in the way. LOL!! Thanks for stopping by my blog!

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Anonymous said...

Totally fab, what an adorable image and love the colours!
Helen x

Pia S said...

I love the layout, I find myself mostly making square cards and this one has a really nice twist to it. Your card is adorable and I do love the traditional colors.

Tammy said...

Sounds like you were treated like a Queen for Mother's Day which you definitely deserve and bless your lady! Sweet card, your Christmas stash is building! Happy Mother's Day to you!

Chris said...

Your card is gorgeous! Adorable image and lovely design! Glad you had a wonderful's nice to be spoilt sometimes!

Unknown said...

Sounds like you had so much going on Mother's day and good on you....great card even after the B & C.....xxxx

Unknown said...

AWE Chrissy this is just adorable, what a fabulous image, LO, colours and detail, thank you for sharing with us at Just for Fun, this month, best of luck hun xxx

Shirley-Anne said...

Sounds like you had a fabulous Mothers day ..good on you !
Love your Christmas card .Beautiful image , papers and design .
Hugs Shirley-Anne

*Vicki* said...

Oh I just LOVE this Chrissy!! Such a brilliant Christmas design and really sweet image! :) HUGS

Mary J said...

Awwww, she i s so sweet! I love how you used the papers and teh touch of gold! said...

Oh hun this is stunning the image is so cute and your colouring just awesome hun hugs cheryl xx

Sue B said...

Aww this is so sweet Chrissy!! I love the adorable image and you've coloured her so beautifully!! the papers and embellies are very scrummy!! love the rich festive colours!
Sounds like a wonderful Mother's Day!! lots of scrumptious food and drink... and being serenaded too!! perfect! :-))
Hope you have a good week
Big hugs
Sue B xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

This is fab Chrissy! Wonderful colouring you are a whizz with those pencils! Susan xx

Lisa Minckler said...

Oh that's precious that she sang to you. Nothing wrong with having two birthdays one month after the other. :)
I certainly LOVE your Christmas card Chrissy; especially the hat and the puff balls and ALL the dots!! It looks very similar to something I just finished making (the hat, not the puff balls) :)
Hugs to you!
Lisa x

Unknown said...

Thank you for taking the time to enter over at just for fun challenge blog, this is a fantastic entry, the image is so so cute.
Cat Dt member