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Sunday, November 16, 2008

High hopes challenge #8

This week's high hopes challenge is to use both buttons and brads on your project. If you play along with us you have a chance to win some stamps. Here is my card for the challenge.

I colored Santa with copics and used a spica glitter pen on his beard and hair and applied liquid applique sprinkled with glitter on the trim of the hat. The image was sponged with artichoke ink while still in the nestability die.

stamps- high hopes Santa portrait
CS- artichoke, basic grey wassail
accessories- artichoke buttons, brads, copics, liquid applique, glitter, spica glitter pen, nestabilities, moss taffeta

Be sure to check out what the other divas have done on the high hopes blog- they are absolutely gorgeous!!


Sweet N Sassy-
HUGE candy on the SNSS blog- 6 sets!!! Chris has a set she is giving away. Jessica also has a set to give away too.

Don't forget about the sale going on at SNSS where most stamps sets are 15-25% off and there are free stamps with $50 purchase too.

High Hopes- challenge- have a chance to win some stamps for playing along with the weekly challenge. A new high hopes hop starts tomorrow (Monday).

Have a blessed day,


Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

This is gorgeous Janette and love your sparkly Santa, Love the papers and great layout, Have a great Sunday, Hugs, Nikki x

Sue Strozyk said...

LOVE this card!! The spica pen really shows up well, and the LA looks awesome!!! And of course, awesome coloring!!!

Niki Estes said...

Very pretty, Janette! I love the colors and sparkle!

Jami {sgtStamper} said...

Beautiful - I love the softness of the artichoke!
hugs, Jami

Christi said...

Too cute Janette!!!

Cass said...

Wow! Your watercolouring is amazing! :)

Tracey said...

Love this card!!!

Anonymous said...

Great card!! I love that layout!! And your coloring is awesome!

Cheri Howard said...

What a cute card! I love your Santa!

Summerthyme Studio said...

Very Sweet. Love your colouring!


Erin... said...

So adorable!! love this Santa! he is colored beautiful!!

Heidi B said...

I think this card is great, especially the Santa.

Ila said...

Happy Happy Birthday Janette!! I hope your special day is Fabulous!!!
I didn't want to comment on the blog candy so here I am.....
This card is Gorgeous ....all your cards are Beautiful...I'm enjoying all the eye candy!!..Big Birthday Hug!!....Ila

Amy said...

WOW this santa looks great! I actually came to comment on your newest card..the blog candy one but didn't want to get in the way of the draw... WOW!! I can't believe how fantastic it is!! The colours and the watercolouring... I bet it took you a while!

Etha said...

what a great card, love all the gliz and the sponging! super Santa image!

Tex said...

Oh such FUN!