Monday, 16 November 2009

Oh Christmas tree...

I'm getting right into the christmas spirit now, I even managed to get in a bit of christmas shopping at the week-end. I'm never usually this organised, it must be the process of making seasonal cards bringing the time of year to the forefront of my mind which can only be a good thing!

And what better way to get in the mood than a christmas carol in front of the tree? This card is made up of 2 stamps both available from Belles 'n Whistles (Belle's Carols and The Christmas Tree) and are coloured with distress inks. A little glitter on the baubles, another handmade poinsettia and we're good to go! The DP is Basic Grey & I used Mirri-board! I haven't had that out for aaaaaages!!!

I used this week's sketch from Friday Sketchers, I love how it came together, a lovely simple layout making the adorable image the focus, just as it should be! The addition of glitter also means I can enter this card for Cute Card Thursday

I hope you like it :)


  1. WOW Nikki, this is gorgeous.... Isn't little Belle singing just absolutely precious? I love the way you've colored your images, What a beautiful piece of art! =)
    I'm late in saying so, but wanted to say WELCOME to the BnW DT. It will be nice to get to know you better.
    Big Hugs

  2. What an adorable card niki dear, I'm sure you're having a blast :) Hugs xxx