Wednesday 16 November 2016

Charge of the light brigade

Hi Folks!

I've decided my blog posts are a bit like buses, nothing for ages and then suddenly two at once!

Good news - I've made another Christmas card - that makes 3! Once again, I was inspired by this fab sketch at Sketch Saturday:
Here's my card:

I had to drag out the daylight bulbs for piccy taking, hate these gloomy afternoons! Here's the close up - not sure I'd fancy these two sorting out my Christmas lights!!

Details -
The light brigade - Penny Black
Colouring - Promarkers and glossy accents on the light bulbs
Papers - Stampin' Up
Sentiment - Crafter's Companion

I'd like to enter the challenges at:
Passion for promarkers - Christmas is coming
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas extra - Anything Christmas
Penny Black and more - Anything Christmas
Stamping Sensations - Christmas Greetings
Allsorts - feature a creature
Word Art Wednesdays - Anything goes
Double D challenges - Traditional Christmas colours
Crafting by Designs - Little Animals
Crafty Creations - Animals 
Sweet Stampers - Christmas



Thanks for looking!


  1. What a fun and fabulous creation! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Traditional Christmas Colors’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

  2. Super cute card and super cute critters!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT

  3. Adorable card, love this image. I'm struggling to keep on top of blogging too. :-( Not enough hours in the day
    Hugs Kelly

  4. Awww, Jacky, give them some looks like they've got the lights untangled! LOL! This image is adorable, and is very well showcased in this sketch...thanks for joining us at CHNC Extra with this cutie! :)

    ~Marie B -DT

  5. Cute christmas card. Thanks for joining us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge. We would love to see you again.
    Hugs, Daniela

  6. Eine ganz zauberhafte Karte. Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei den Sweet Stampers.
    LG Dreja

  7. Oh my ... those hedgies are SUPER cute!! Love this image. Great card. I'm so glad that you shared this darling card with us over on the Sketch Saturday blog. Good luck!
    ~Jo, SS-DT

  8. A great image. Lovely card and papers. Thanks for joining Passion for Promarkers. Elaine

  9. A beautiful project for our TRADITIONAL COLOURS challenge, gorgeous colours and image used. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D
    Challenge! Do hope we see you next challenge .xx
     Double D Challenges{DT aNNie}

  10. A super cute card with the PB hedgies Jackie and a rather nice design as well, it's perfect for our themes at Allsorts, Stamping Sensations and Penny Black and More, many thanks for joining in.

    B x

  11. hahaha the Light Brigade, super cuuuuute! I bet this card and coloring wiped the gloom right away! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Double D Challenge Blog, Donna DT Member

  12. Such a cute christmas card, i love it.
    Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers and i hope to see you.

  13. Beautiful creation.
    Thank you for sharing over at Allsorts.
    Welcome to our new challenge " O Christmas tree";-))M

  14. Great card thanks for joining us at Crafting by Designs good luck x

  15. Another fab card, Jacky- love the image and your colouring is great! Thanks for joining in my Christmas challenge at PFP this week, good luck! Juliexx

  16. Another gorgeous card Jacky. I love the image and your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

  17. So stunning Jacky.I love the fun image and your bright papers and colours are fab.
    Thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

  18. Aww.. such a cute it totally..Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges..

  19. Adorable card! Love that sweet image! Pretty papers too!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  20. Fab creation, thanks for joining Stamping Sensations, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  21. a beautiful christmas Card
    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampers
    Hugs Anja


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