Thursday, October 30, 2014

No More Cookies for Santa!

     Today's card explains why nobody should leave Santa any more cookies!  Please, do your part and help keep Santa healthy.  :-D  The image is from Lacy Sunshine and they want us to "Include a hat" for this challenge.


     I think this Santa is one of the earlier images from Lacy Sunshine but I just love how Santa's shirt is stretched across his roly poly tummy.  I just knew from the expression on his face that he had to be eating rum cookies.  lol

     I printed the image directly onto the card front, making a single layer card.  I added the sentiment below the image before printing.  I colored the image with ProMarkers and added a little texture to the bag by 'dotting on' the blender pen after it was colored.  I used a glitter gel pen to add a bit of sparkle to his glasses and the milk glass.  The ribbon was in my stash and the three micro buttons are from Dress It Up.

     I think this is a perfect CAS card for a guy and it'll probably go to a son or SIL when Christmas rolls around.

     Challenges:
Allsorts
Art Impressions
Card Mania
CAS on Sunday
Christmas Card
Crafty Creations
Crafty Hazelnut's
Deep Ocean
Eureka Stamps
Fan-Tastic Tuesday
Little Claire's
My Heart Pieces
Outlawz Twisted Thursday
Paper Minutes
Paper Shelter
Perfectly Rustics
Simon Says Stamp

     Duty calls and I must be off to an appointment.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

20 comments:

  1. Such a darling Santa image NC!! Fabulous CAS design! :) HUGS

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  2. Great one layer card Connie - and yep, you're right....Santa is getting a little chunky now! Um.....never heard of rum cookies though. If he doesn't want them maybe I do! Fun and cute card.
    Lynn

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  3. Ha....Santa hasn't been watching his weight or waist. Cute card, Connie. I could eat that bag of cookies right now.

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  4. Thanks for joining us this week at Allsorts Tracy x

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  5. love zhis sweet little red and white card with the cute santa!!!

    Greetings, Heike

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  6. Ok, how cute is this? Love this Santa with the sentiment. The CAS design showcases that adorable image perfectly. Great work hun!

    Hugs,
    Amy

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  8. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 200 and Fan-tastic Tuesday - hope to see you again soon x

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  9. Love this cute Santa! Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps. Julie, DT

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  10. Cute Santa and your colouring in is just great! Thanks for joining us at Perfectly Rustics.

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  11. Such a fun image and sentiment! Great colouring too. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!

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  12. Beautiful card and I love sentiment. Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps.
    Karal DT

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  13. Really cute! Thanks for joining us at Art Impressions. ~Renee

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  14. Aww, poos Santa! After yor advice & seeing his roly poly tummy, I'll leave out an extra carrot instead of cookies!
    Brilliant AS card!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  15. A sweet Santa, so beautifully colored, and a fun sentiment! Personally I find one layer cards incredibly difficult to make. Great job!

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  16. Very cute! Love your image! Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  17. Great fun Connie !! Thanks for joining us this month at Little Claires and good luck sweetie !!

    hugs Diane xx

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  18. Great CAS card and I love that sentiment! Thank you for joining in the Paper Shelter Challenge and Lacy Sunshine Challenge this time.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    TPS & Lacy Sunshine DT

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  19. Thank you for joining us at CAS on Sunday with this great card! That Santa is too cute. Luv, Wilma

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