Friday, 26 April 2013

GIVING AWAY .....


Hello Everybody

I hope you are all well.

Hello to my new followers - thank you ever so much for choosing to follow me, I really do appreciate it.


Today I would like to share with you a Christmas Card I have made using a beautiful Nellie Snellen stamp called Giving Away.  I love these images they are just gorgeous.

Here is the full card:


"YAY" another Christmas card complete - only another sixty or so to go :oO

The recipe for the card is as follows:

Stamp:  Nellie Snellen - Dawn Stamps - Giving Away
Papers:  Carta Bella - Winter Fun
Christmas Tree Die:  Dee's Distinctively - Snow Covered Stacker Tree - Small
Sentiment Stamp:  Whimsy - Holiday Circle Pennants
Sentiment Die:  Whimsy - Circle Pennants
Button Die:  Cheery Lynn - Ultimate Dimensional Dies - Buttons #2

The image has been coloured with Copics:

Skin:  E11 E00 E000 / R20 R30 (cheeks)
Hair:  E27 E25 E23 E21
Jacket:  R39 R29 R27 R24 R22
Hat:  R39 R29 R27 R24 R22 / BG02 B01 B00 B000
Rabbit:  E55 E53 E51 / R20 R30 (cheeks)
Presents:  E44 E43 E42 E41
Shading:  W5 W3 W1 W0

The image has been outlined using Weathered Wood and Tumbled Glass Distress Ink
The papers have been edged with Walnut Stain Distress Ink
The tree and images have been given a good dose of Glamour Dust

And that's it.

Thanks for stopping by.

Toodles



40 comments :

Bhawana said...

Its beautiful card Hazel.

Kreatywny ZakÄ…tek (huanita7) said...

beautiful card ... already miss the winter? :)

Ea Christiansen said...

Really beautiful - it's a treat to follow you and your gorgeous creations :o)
Hugz
Ea

Angela said...

Gorgeous card Hazel.... love your choise of colours. This stamp is soooo lovely. I love these Dawn stamps from Nellie Snellen....
Have a nice weekend!!
xxxAngela

Ali said...

Soooo pretty - your colouring is amazing x

Sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!! so gorgeous. I love the sweet image, beautiful colouring and fabulous detailing
Sue xx

downrightcrafty said...

I adore these stamps and have just stamped another set out to prepare for Xmas too, love the colours you have used and your little sentiment die,mmmmmm don't have the Xmas ones must pop round the corner and have a spend, great card take care
Hugs Kate xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful Christmas card Hazel! Beautiful colours and paper. Susan x

Helena said...

Very beautiful card! So cute image. hugs, Helena

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,lovely image and colours.xxx

mags said...

A beautiful christmas card Hazel. Wish I were as organised.
Mags
x

ellyscard creatief said...

Beautiful Christmas card Hazel.
Gr Elly

debby4000 said...

Wonderful, gorgeous card.
luv
Debby

marion said...

fab colouring and lovely card, have a fab weekend, hugs, marion

rachel said...

such a pretty card Hazel - fabulous image and papers and I just adore that tree diecut! Hugs rachel x

Liselot said...

Beautiful card again Hazel,!
Have a good weekend, Liselot

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Hazel, adorable image.
Wendy xx

Tanya said...

Beautiful as always Hazel, the colours and layout are gorgeous :)

Tags xx

Maryann said...

An absolut gorgeous card here, even it´s a bit weird to look at Christmascards now, that we finally begin to see a bit spring around here LOL, but it´s really beautiful work, and sooo great looking.

agapanthus said...

Fab card and what a lovely stamp image! Really lovely!

Regina said...

This is such a wonderful job Hazel, as everything you do. The image is adorable and your coloring... OMG!!! I love!!!
Have a great Friday and a marvellous weekend!

Anne-Marie said...

Hi, Hazel.....wavin'....love the subtle colour tones on this one....gorgeous image, beautifully coloured, as always!

Shazza said...

so beautiful, even if I don't want to be thinking about Christmas :-)
x

Joan Macdonald said...

Gorgeous card Hazel makes me think perhaps I should start Christmas cards now.

Joan x

May said...

Gorgeous Christmas card Hazel, Love that adorable image...need to get some of these... Love the papers & design.... Hugs May x x x

fabiola jaques said...

quel amour!!! adorable et chou, biz

Becky said...

What a fabulous Christmas card. I just love this adorable image. Love those socks too :)

Sonia said...

What a fabulous card my dearest friend^_^
Adorable image as always^_^
Have a sweet weekend^_^
Sonia

Susie said...

Beautiful! Love the colours and the sweet image! Susie x

coops said...

so gorgeous hazel.stunning layers and papers and i love the sweet image :D

x coops xx

Eileen said...

Fabulous card Hazel. Love this perfectly coloured image and the blue and craft work so well together. Great layout and design. Love it
Eileen x

scrappymo! said...

Ohhh Hazel...this is such a pretty card...what a delightful image and of course you have cfoloured it to be so pretty!
Love the use of kraft and aspecially that yummy kraft tree.

Elyk said...

Hi, Hazel! Love the stamps Nellie Snellen ;)
Card and get a charming, herringbone is very good!

Rachael said...

Well done for getting ahead with your Christmas cards! Lovely card Hazel!
Rach :) xx

Aunty Sue said...

Ooh another one for my Christmas wish list and how good to see someone getting ready early. Such a sweet beautifully coloured card

Karen Petitt said...

This is gorgeous Hazel, beautifully coloured and such a gorgeous layout Karen x

Shuba Suzan said...

love ur copic colouring ...how u get that shading ?
awsome work

Sassy Raggedy said...

Such a beautiful Christmas Card. I love the image and the colors are just wonderful. joann sassy raggedy

Samantha said...

Another wonderful card hunny so pretty! hugs me x

Mau xx said...

Superb, I love the papers and layers.
Hugs Mau xx