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Friday, 7 October 2016

Anything goes at Polkadoodles



Anything goes at polkadoodle

Hello my crafty friends no I haven’t got my days mixed it I know it’s Friday and not Tuesday but I have swapped sides yes I have jumped ship and joined Polkadoodles so you will now be getting my DT inspiration on a Friday. 


So for my first Polkadoodles DT make I have made a Christmas card  I have used papers and image from Twiggy and toots Christmas collection and work and play 5 festive Hollybobs and one that I made myself
The card is my usual 8x8”  card  I distressed and inked the papers from the festive hollybob collection and then made the brown paper with blue snowflakes using the glycerine  technique then while still damp I embossed with a snowflake folder then went over with my stormy sky distress ink once dried out.

The image I coloured with my lovely Pablo pencils (I looooove these pencils did I tell you that) masked the image and created the background, then cut out and distressed the edges.

As I had to make the card blank I added a length of ribbon to hide the seam and then die cut a snowflake to embellish the card. I finished the outside with a sentiment from the Twiggy and toots collection as soon as I saw it, it made me giggle and I have a couple of people I know that I could send it too(just have to decide who gets it lol) I decided to make the sentiment into a tag which was a freebie die from a magazine and added some jingle bells tied on with some christmassy red cord

For the insert I took another of the sentiments this time part of a chorus and added the image again to tie it all together using one of the inserts from the festive hollybob collection to match the paper on the front.
So there you have my first card for Polkadoodles DT I hope you will join us remember our challenges are now always anything goes so NO EXCUSES  we’d love to see you play along. Also please check out my teamies creations, I am so proud to part of this Design team (both DC and PD) all the girls are so, so talented.  


Here is a list of all the links you will need to find us so no excuses




Happy Crafting
Jacki XX

17 comments:

Alysha Sheridan said...

Love this one of my fave collections hugs Aly xxx

Karon said...

Beautiful card and love the inside too :-) TFS

cotnob said...

A gorgeous card Jacki, a super image and beautifully finished on the inside as well.
Pauline
x

Scrappy Scatty said...

such a sweet card xx

Carol Lutz said...

Welcome to the team Jacki, love your card featuring the very cute Twiggy and Toots!!

Elaine Stark said...

Very cute and lovely colours. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments challenge. Elaine

Michelle Windsor said...

I really love this Jacki beautiful project 😀

coops said...

So stunning Jacki.Gorgeous design and colouring and I love the fabulous owls ;D

xx coops xx

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Fabulous card .Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥
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Bad Kitty (Fiki) said...

so sweet!
Fiki

Anjie said...

Great make hun
Hugs
Anj
xx

Tracy said...

Need this collection!!! So cute. Hugs Tracy

Lori said...

Awww...What a gorgeous card, Jacki! Thank you so much for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks for our "DIE CUTS" challenge! Hope you will join us again soon! xoxoxo

Helen Haines said...

Beaut Jacki, fab colours love it x

Crafting Andy said...

Oooh how sweet are these guys. Love your card. Thanks for joining us over at Cute Card Thursday. Hugz Andrea.

Bev said...

Awww Jacki this is twoo cute ( did you see what I did there ~ lol)

CornishKat said...

Gorgeous card, your colouring is stunning
Katrina xx