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Thursday 4 December 2014

Heavy Parcels!

Hi everyone, It's so cold here in West Sussex.
I can't believe the sudden drop in temperature. Winter is here!
I made this card as a sample for The Craft Barn shop. They are now selling
the Wild Rose Studio stamps, papers pads and dies.
She is called Girl With Christmas Presents.
I am doing an all day class on the 31st January, using the stamps and dies, at The Craft Barn.

I coloured her with Distress Inks, with plenty of Stickles
 on the parcels and the flower in her hair.

For the 'Fur' on her dress, I used Cosmic Shimmer White Glue,  sprinkled with a mixture, made  
from white Fun Flock and Cosmic Shimmer Diamond Sprinkles.
For the snow, I just used the CS glue and glitter.

I am at a big Craft Fair in Coolings Garden Centre, in Knockholt, Kent, on Saturday and Sunday.
All the stalls, only have hand made items.
I have been working every night until 2.30 am, to get my stock replenished from the last 3 markets.
I did 3 in 8 days and at the last of the 3, they nearly cleared me out of all my big items.
I am actually going to bed now, 01.30! Having an early night, as I have a friend coming for a hair cut in the morning.
Thanks for stopping by and leaving your lovely comments.
They are all treasured.
Carol xx


aussie aNNie said...

Hi Carol., This is a gorgeous card, love that stamp/image. Gorgeous colours too.
aNNie xx
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Carole said...

Oh Carol....not the Neil Sedaka must be worn out with all this crafting! I love this card...boy those presents do look heavy!.......fabulous colouring of her!
Good luck on Sat.

Jacee said...

Lovely design Carol, a very pretty image beautifully coloured
hugs Jacee
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Marianne's Craftroom said...

This is so cute, love the cas layout. No way could I stay up til 2.30 crafting, wouldn't be awake to know what I wS making! Hoptnthe fair goes well x

Sarah said...

What a little sweetheart Carol. It's been really chilly here in Dorset too xx

Marie-Louise said...

Super card Carol. Sounds as if you have been really busy.

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie, this is really super gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

Karen Dunbrook said...

super sweet card...

Heike said...

This is such a cute image. Lovely card and colouring.
Heike xx

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

So beautiful! I love how you've coloured and layered this gorgeous image.

Chrissy said...

Hi! Carol...this is such a cute her fur trim and fabulous colouring.We don't have craft fairs here..used to...but not now..


Elise said...

HI dear Carol! Awwwwww! Okay, this is just absolutely PRECIOUS!!! And I can't believe you cut the image out?! OMGosh! You are so TALENTED!!!!! I am plain AWFUL at cutting! lol! Love Love Love this!

Hope you had a lovely weekend and you had another successful weekend at the craft fair!

Big Hugs,

debby4000 said...

Oh this is sooooo sweet.

cotnob said...

Such an adorable card Carol, your image is so sweet and I love your brilliant CAS design.