From the Heart Progressive Freebie Challenge

This month From the Heart have provided a great bear and presents image which  would work well for both Christmas and December birthdays. That reminds me, it is a special little lady’s 4th birthday on the 27th, better get organised for it!

Materials used:SAM_2556(watermarked)
From the Heart Stamps – Gift Stack Teddy Bear
red gold foiled star card
silver grey card
large square white card blank
decorative frame die set
blending card
Copic pens
glitter

Method:
Print image to desired size and colour with Copic pens.

Cut a large decorative frame from the red foiled card and use this to cut the image to the right size with a slightly larger mat cut from the silver grey card.

Assemble all the elements onto the front of the card blank.

Finally add glitter to the fur on the bear’s hat.

I have not added a sentiment to this card yet because I am still undecided whether it will be a Christmas card or a birthday card!

Thanks for stopping by. Take care.

Pippa

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
From the Heart Stamps Progressive Freebie
A Gem of a Challenge #159 – Anything Christmas Goes
Crafty Friends #21- Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge 260 – Anything goes as long as it’s Christmas
613 Avenue #155 – Anything Goes
Lucy Sunshine Color Your World – Anything Goes

 

About Pippa

I started crafting at an early age though not always successfully, my pillowcase tennis dress has, thankfully, disappeared into history. Funnily sewing is not something I enjoy! My favourite crafty activity has to be card making, especially stamping which I have been doing for over 20 years and am still a beginner, there is always something new to learn. I also enjoy knitting and crochet. I am not an artist, cannot even draw a straight line with a ruler, but I love colouring in, which is why stamping appeals so much. I am married, have recently retired from being a part time HLTA at a local village primary school, have two grown up daughters, both married and a mad cat called Finnegan. That, in a nutshell, is me.
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9 Responses to From the Heart Progressive Freebie Challenge

  1. Chana Malkah says:

    Adorable image! You have colored it well and given it a very nice presentation! Thanks for sharing with us here at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana Malkah

  2. urrn4u says:

    Fabulous texture on your bear!!! Thanks so much for entering in the Stamp of The Month Progressive Challenge at From The Heart Stamps. Always a pleasure to visit and see your creations. Best to you and can’t wait for January’s image!!

  3. Aurora says:

    Beatiful card. Such a cute image. Thank you for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create this week.
    Merry Christmas,
    Aurora

  4. Imke says:

    Pippa, you are right. It IS also a perfect image for December Birthdays. You did a fabulous job with coloring these cuties. Lovely card.
    Thanks for joining our FREE Stamp of the Month December Challenge @ From the Heart Stamps !

  5. Anonymous says:

    Adorable!

  6. Denise Pustelniak says:

    Forgot to say
    Thank-you for joining us at Color Your World!

  7. Bettina says:

    Such a fab Christmas card. Love the red diecut frame as well. Thanks for playing at 613 Avenue Create and good luck. Hope to see you back tomorrow for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member 613 Avenue Create xx

  8. What a wonderful card! You have coloured this beautifully – there is so much ‘texture’ in the sweet bears fur! Thank so much for joining us at From the Heart Stamps in our progressive Stamp of the Month Challenge 🙂

  9. Brenda says:

    I love your fuzzy little bear, he looks so cuddly! I’m so glad you joined us at FtHS SOTM challenge. I look forward to seeing more from you next month! Happy New Year!

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