Friday, September 14, 2012

Merry Christmas, Doggone it!

Warning!  This is the first in a series of cards for my friends dog grooming shop and who else would I go to for images, but Mo Manning! This Christmas Sheepdog (with hat) is colored with Copics and cut with Spellbinder's Labels Twelve.  The DP is K & Company Shimmer Paper and the Santa hat  has Sparkle N Sprinkle's Twinkling Clouds on the white fur.  The embellishments are just from my stash.  I won't tell you how many I colored and threw away, but that's the fun in tackling a new challenge, isn't it!
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Christmas Crafting - Traditional Christmas Colors
Sparkles Forum Christmas Challenge - Sparkle & Bling
Lia Stampz - 3 R's - Red, Ribbon, Rhinestones
Anything Goes - Early Christmas
Mema's Crafts - Holiday Bliss
Stampin for the Weekend - Starting Christmas Early
Nutcrafters - Countdown to Christmas
Ladybug Crafts Ink - Christmas

Thanks for visiting!
Gerlinde

15 comments:

  1. oh this is lovely.. what a gorgeous image and coloured beautifully
    Thanks for joining us at LCI this fortnight
    Lisa x

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  2. Great coloring on the pooch! I love that image.

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  3. Love the coloring, love the layout! Put this one on my list of 'want' cards from you, just gorgeous!

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  4. Really lovely card, great colours and love the flower.

    Thanks for joining us at the LCI challenge.

    Kath x

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  5. Gerlinde, this is really lovely and I happen to love the image you chose. Thank you for playing with us at Mema's Crafts and good luck in the draw.

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  6. A fabulous card!

    Thank you for sharing at Sparkles Christmas Challenges this time
    Good luck in the draw

    Shaz x

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  7. What a gorgeous card! Love the colours! Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

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  8. Aaaah this is really cute, love all your additional embellishments, gorgeous, thanks for joining our challenge at Anything goes, hope to see you again, Gaynor xx

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  9. Love the great coloring/shading you did on this cute little guy! Well worth the effort!
    And I'm sure the recipients are going to love these when you give them out!!

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  10. I agree the dog images are difficult to colour Iv'e recently done one, but you have made a beautiful job of it and created a wonderful card. Thank you for joining in at Christmas Crafting this month.

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  11. Great card - love that image and your colouring is brilliant.

    Thanks for joining us at Nutcrafters.

    Helen x

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  12. Hallo,
    Deine Karte ist toll geworden!
    So schöne Farben und eine super Coloration!
    LG Nela

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  13. A SUPER darling card, Gerlinde. Precious image. As always, your combination of elements contain the unexpected. So pretty!

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  14. Gorgeous card, fabulous image!Thanks for joining us at Sparkles Christmas challenges this time and good luck!
    Hugs Jo x
    DT

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  15. What a fabulous card...I love this image and your colouring is beautiful. Thank you for joining in at Christmas Crafting this month.
    Hugs Debbie x

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