Friday, January 18, 2013

QKR Stampede Challenge

Hello Everyone!
Yep, another week has come to an end and that means it's time for me to put my QKR Stampede Guest Designer Hat on and share with you the card I made with another one of their cute images!

Today's challenge is COLD & FROSTY
 and I chose their "Snowy Barn (digi#13810)" for my creation.


This is such a cute image and reminds me of my growing up years when we had to go out to the barn and feel the cows/horses in the winter time!  And trudging through the all that snow to just get to the barn!  LOL!  Ahhh the good 'ole days!  (kidding!  that was work!)

I've used scraps of various design paper for the background, Martha Stewart icicle border punch, Prismacolor markers for coloring the image and Chalk-AH-Lot Jules Blue chalk for the sky.  A touch of sparkle on the roof & ground snow was added with a 2-way glue stick & Deco Art Glamour Dust.

Here's a close up ...

I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges:
Cards Galore - Anything Goes
CDAC Seasonal Fun - What happens Jan - March (Easy Membership Required)
Crafty Sentiments - Winter Fun
Creative Card Crew - Snow & Ice

Thanks so much for stopping in today and I hope you'll pop over to QKR Stampede and check out what the design team has created to inspire you with today!  

Don't forget about the blog candy I have up for grabs during the month of January!  Not just one giveaway but now there are TWO ... that's right TWO GIVEAWAYS PACKAGES ... click on the photos on the top of my sidebar for all the details!

And ... as always my friends ...

21 comments:

  1. hiya my luverly fab card perfection as always and yep a cold and is very snowy here ..your cards looks like the uk take care hugs sassyxxxx

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  2. Love that bright red silo by the farmhouse. It actually looks so chilly, definitely looks like winter! ☺

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  3. I love it Dar. So pretty. The snow detail really adds to that "cold" feeling. :)

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  4. Darlene, this is so nice! I love the colors and the sparkle!

    Hugs
    Pattie ♥

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  5. Gorgeous card my dear and lovely image,adorable and sweet^_^
    Also beautiful colors used^_^
    Have a wonderful weekend^_^
    Hugs,
    Sonia

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  6. What a gorgeous winter scene!!!Thank you so much for sharing this week at CCCB :-)

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  7. Love the card Darlene AND I LOVE that song..Baby its cold outside etc etc. I even have music cut and ready to put a routine to it. I was going to do it for xmas 2012 but ran out of time, so xmas this year it will have to be. Looking forward to it. Anyway, Your snow glitter adds just the right touch.
    Thanks for entering the CDAC challenges

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  8. great image and a fabulous card - tanks so much for joining us at Crafty sentiments this week and hope to see you again soon xx

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  9. Darlene, I love scenery cards and this one is just awesome. The sparkles are wonderful and your icicles are so creative. Missed your candy will have to check it out.
    Hugs

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  10. Wonderful work! Thanks for sharing. Have a fab weekend.
    xoxo Clarissa

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  11. What a terrific card this is ... perfect for our challenge ... Many thanks for playing at CCCB!

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  12. Great background! And such nice coloring on the image!

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  13. That looks just the perfect place to spend winter in Darlene! A fab card this is! Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog, take care, Ira
    irascreacorner.blogspot.nl

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  14. Cute card - great layout!

    Thanks for joining the Creative Card Crew challenge!

    Sheena
    xxx

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  15. Smashing card, love the background
    Thanks for playing along with Crafty Sentiments
    Anne x

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  16. This is breathtaking! Thanks for playing along with us this week at CCCB!

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  17. Lovely card! I love the glittery snow on the roofs and on the ground! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Creative Card Crew! Good luck!

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  18. What a wonderful card you have created.. Thanks so much for playing along with us over at CCCB!

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  19. Yes, a fantastic image...love what you have done with it. Your coloring is so very good. And the colors you used are fantastic choices. Bravo! Thanks much for entering Crafty Sentiments Designs Winter Fun Challenge! Bye for now!
    Manderly
    xxxooo

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  20. Fab wintery card. Lovely choice of colors and added glitter to the snow. Thank you so much for playing the CDAC PROGRESSIVE CHALLENGES
    Loretta

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  21. What a wonderful, whimsical scene. Love the sentiment.

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Thanks for taking the time to leave me some love!
Darlene