Thursday, December 6, 2018

Candle Light and Silent Night

     This post is all about the latest challenge which starts today over at Crafting with an Attitude.  As usual, our theme is "Anything Goes" and we have Lemon Shortbread as our fabulous sponsor!  They generously supplied us with images we could use and I fell in love with Candlelight Girl. Candle light at Christmas is probably my favorite thing during the holiday season.

     I think the image may have originally been intended for Halloween but it's so versatile, it worked perfectly for a Christmas card as well.  I think it could make a great birthday card, too.

     I colored with ProMarkers, made the stars with white gel pen, and cut it with a die from Gina Marie.  I used silver ribbon with glittery, silver spots which could be interpreted as winter snowflakes.  Everything went onto a navy blue card front, and I added a tiny, hand tied, bow below the image.  It's pretty CAS but that's what showcased the image.

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     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie 


Daffodil Cards said...

SO very pretty Connie, love the candlelight, beautiful colouring.

*Vicki* said...

Wow I really love your gorgeous coloring of this image Connie! So beautifully done with the candle glow! Love that navy card base with the pretty silver ribbon behind it! HUGS :)

Pat K said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Pat K xx

Tip Top said...

Great card! Thank you so much for playing along at I ❤ Promarkers! Hope to see you again next time!

Deanne Saunders said...

Sweet card!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

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Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

That is so striking! What a gorgeous card and image! Thanks so much for sharing your creation with us at Southern Girls this challenge. Love what you did for it. Hugs, Wends xoxo SGC DT

Victoria Rowson said...

Beautiful card! I love how you've used this image for a Christmas card. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog!

Zw@@n said...

Gorgeous card! Great colouring. Thank you so much for sharing with us at ABC Christmas Challenge and we love to see your Christmas cards next year! Luv, Wilma