Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Playing some challenges today . . .

This week *Wink *Wink Ink is sponsoring the challenge over at the ONE STOP CRAFT CHALLENGE - Christmas Cuties and of course I just couldn't wait to play ... unfortunately time nearly slipped away from me.  WELL ... with it snowing today ... it's a GREAT time to craft and play!  So here's my CUTIE . . .

Other challenges I will be submitted this creation to are:

Karber Weekly Challenge - Digi Stamp & Sparkle
Stamps R Us Challenge - Holiday Cards
Woodware USA - Anything Goes
I Did it Creations Challenge - Surprise Me

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Another weekly challenge I enjoy is the Crafty Secrets Challenge over on SCS.  This week is a SHOW & TELL challenge ... that means you can make what ever you'd like ... as long as you use something Crafty Secrets/Heartwarming Vintage in your creation. 

I found these adorable snow-people in the Crafty Secrets Christmas Booklet and couldn't help but create this collage.  The snowy dp is from JoAnn's and I've added sparkle to my Martha Stewart Icicle border & snowflakes using Diamond Stickles.

Other challenges this card fits are:

Gingersnap Creations - Snowpeople
Stampavie and more - Snow
A Crafty Little Place Challenge - Anything Goes
My Time to Craft Challenge - Vintage Card
Paper Playtime Challenge - Christmas Carol Inspired (Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!)
The Crafty Pad - Snowflakes
Crafty Hos' Challenge - Snowman Inspiration Challenge
CES Challenge - Vintage Christmas

Thanks for stopping by today!  It's early evening here in N.E. Ohio, USA ... it's snowing outside ... and I've been invited by a neighbor to join her at the local "Holiday Tasting Party" this evening ... sounds like fun, huh!!

You'll want to be sure and stop back tomorrow!  JOAN'S GARDENS is having a HUGE PARTY and the GRAND PRIZE is worth $280.+ AND there are THREE other AMAZING prizes available!  Be sure to stop back and get involved ... you won't be sorry!!!

Happy Day All


  1. Beautiful creations Dar!! I love that Christmas hat on the baby!! Fits him perfectly!! :) Love the Vintage images too!! Hope you are staying warm girl!!HUGS

  2. Fabulous card both!!! I love the big baby on the first one and the lovely snowmen on the second one.
    Thanks for joining us at SAM challenge.
    Hugs, Giò

  3. Darlene what cute cards I especially love the snowman Crafty Secrets one!! Enjoy your tasting party!!

  4. Both are just wonderful!!!! So pretty.
    Thanks for playing at Stamps R Us Challenges.

  5. Love those vintage snow people ... thanks for joining the Frosty Fun at Gingersnap Creations.

  6. I love those snowmen. They remind me of snowmen cartoons of the past. Fab! Thanks for participating in the Paper Playtime Challenge!


  7. What a cute baby card! Thanks for joining us at IDIC.

  8. Those vintage snow people are very adorable.

  9. Wow they are both gorgeous!
    Thank you for joining us at CES and good luck.


    Amy xx

  10. Oh such a sweet card! Thanks for participating in the WoodwareUSA challenge this week.

    WoodwareUSA DT

  11. Awwww, cute cute cute! Thanks for playing along with the Woodware USA Anything Goes Challenge!

  12. Such gorgeous cards.
    Thanks for joining us at CES Challenges & good luck.
    Hugs Emma x

  13. Great creations!! Thanks for joining us at the Woodware USA challenge this week!

  14. Fabulous card love the images.
    Thank you for joining us at CES Challenges this week, hope to see you again, good luck.

    Hugs Vicky xx

  15. What a cutie pie, Dar! I love that little baby with his santa hat on! CAH-YUTE!!!


  16. Beautiful card, such cute snowpeople. Thanks for sharing at The Crafty Pad this week. Don’t forget our big 100th challenge next week with super prizes.

    Pat xx

  17. These are gorgeous cards Darlene.Thanks for joining us this week at the CES Challenge!

  18. Wonderful cards!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at A Crafty Little Place this week!!
    Sheri-ACLP DT

  19. Such cute snowmen! Thanks for playing along with the Crafty hos.

  20. What a great card. Love the image & colors. Thanks for joining us this week at The Crafty Ho Blog for our inspiration challenge! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!

  21. What a fantastic creation. Thanks for sharing it with us at The Crafty Pad this week. Hugs, Anne TCP DT

  22. I'm so taken by your little baby's x-mas card. Its so sweet. Your little snowmen card is adorable too. Love those vintanged looking snowmen. They remind me of my own childhood.

    Gwen DTC@ACLP

  23. Your cards are so fantastic! The image of the first is soo cute and I like all the snowflakes on the second one.

    Thanks so much for joining us at SAM this week.

    Hugs, Kiki

  24. Your cards are so sweet and cute ... thanks for playing along with Gingersnap Creations.


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