Sunday, September 9, 2012

Some Tea and Christmas Thoughts

This card was a case of PegMac71 at SCS who was named Queen For the Day this week. I was inspired by her lovely Enjoy the Season Cards. I kept her Tea theme, but changed up the sketch a tiny bit and added a few more layers. I am also entering this in the Pile It On (patterned paper) and the My Heart Pieces (layers) challenges. The image is from Pattie's Creations.

I love this darling Pattie's Creations Pattieboop and Allie Waiting For Santa image. I am entering this in the Pattie's Creations Challenge #52 - Embossing.

The other Day my friend Sue Worthington and I decided to buy exactly the same image at exactly the same time. We agreed to buy this darling Mo Manning image. The plan also includes doing a card and loading it before Monday at noon. I was inspired by the Featured Stamper at Splitcoast Stampers this week Angela R. I am entering this card in the Mo's Challenge DP2 #151 (Anything Goes) and the Creative Card Crew Challenge #18 (Christmas).



  1. WOW three outstanding cards. I love your "tea" card. That gorgeous cup looks like something my grandmother would have had in her kitchen. The doily seems to go perfect with it and I love all your little gems and papers. Just beautiful. Your second card is so very cute with your embossing and that adorable image. Your third card is just fabulous. Great idea with the three panels and your coloring on your image is spot on.

  2. I love all the three..beautiful cards..
    - samir

  3. What a gorgeous trio of cards! I adore the first one--the doily is an amazing frame for your teacup!!! Gorgeous work! :)

  4. Loving the doily behind the tea cup on the first card - perfect for the card. The window you created on the second is adorable!! Love the touch of snow :) And loving the image on the last card - so precious and wonderfully coloured! Well done on all three cards :)

  5. I love your card layout it is beautiful. I especially love DP you choose for the image. The details are beautiful. Thanks so much for joining us at Mo's Digital Stamps.


  6. Wow, all three are absolutely gorgeous! Each one has wonderful details. So glad you joined us for the embossing challenge at Pattie's Creations! :-)

  7. Fabulous card for that yellow teacup, so pretty! All your cards are great, Nancy. Funny about the two of you getting that precious image at the same time. It made such a gorgeous card and the music bg is just perfect.
    Yes, you can have my stacked snowman card for Christmas if you like. It is a winner at CASology today. How exciting is that? Of course, if Pamzi finds out you asked for it, she'll be asking, too. LOL

  8. All three are great cards, Hard to pick a favorite, but I am always drawn to cards with teacups and teapots (Must be because of the SCS teapot I like how you did it in yellow. Stunning! The Christmas card is so lovely. Must go look at Sue's card too, TFS...Blessings, Jill

  9. These are so nice! I love how you colored my images and all of your added touches. Thanks for joining us at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
    Pattie ♥
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

  10. Beautiful Christmas card Nancy! Thanks for playing in our 'Embossing' Challenge #52!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  11. Sweet cards! Thanks for participating in MY HEART PIECES challenge this week!!

  12. All of your cards are just beautiful...although I am partial to the one's using Pattie's Creations Images lol. You have done such a wonderful job of not only colouring these great images, but of also choosing your pp's and embellishments.

    Thanks for playing in our challenge!
    ♥ Charlene
    DT Member for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

  13. Hi Nancy I just return from SCS to see all this card,I always adore your work, and this time too. Thank You for a cup of tea, all are just wonderful.Thanks for joining with us at My Heart Pieces.