Friday, September 18, 2009

First Christmas card!

You have to start sometimes I guess, but it feels very far away, just now being away on a beautiful beach on Langkawi island! Well I did this before leaving for Truly Scrumptious challenge a sketch by Heather, see below! I think the photo is not giving justice to the card, one can hardly see the little Santa in the corner, but I hope you like it!

Stamps: Magnolia
Colored with Copics
Papers: Daisyd's and 7 Gypsies
Lace bought in Singapore
Santa charm: Bunny Zoe's Craft
Flowers: Prima
Red berries: bought in Chinatown
Challenge: Truly Scrumptious-Heather


Himlen Runt Hörnet! Sala said...

Merry Christmas!!! It is just 3 months left, so I think it's OK to start!
Have you made the ticket self, or have you bought it???
Love it!!

Mandy said...

absolutely love this...i have made a couple already...only 99 more sleeps I believe...we usually make a chain for the kids to tear off at 100 dyas...I am a bit behind this love

sari said...

vilken underbar kort igen! Så fina detaljer!! Ha en underbar dag på stranden!

Elisa said...

This is beautiful.xx

Dragonlady said...

Gorgeous card Nilla.

Ali x

bestevenn said...

Pent kort igjen. Fikk følelsen av et julekort fra et varmt sted, ikke en nordisk jul over det kortet! Kjempefint.

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow Nilla this is sensational!
I love your wonderful design and your detail is beautiful!
She is coloured so beautifully and I love your sweet charm!
Thank you so much for your lovely wishes I really appreciated them.
Have a great weekend!
kim x

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Your first christmas card is cute and wonderful!
Have a great weekend, Jacqueline

JanJ said...

Oh beautiful card Nilla, if this is your first Christmas card, you've set yourself a very high standard!!

Jan xx

cats whiskers said...

Well done hun on your first christmas card and what a brilliant card it is, love this tilda and your great colouring
Hugs Jacqui x

Himlen Runt Hörnet! Sala said...

Det kom ett brev på posten och jag blev så glad!! Tack snälla för ett så fint kort och så fina presenter!
Du gjorde min dag... förutom att 6åringen tappade sin andra tand idag...
Kram och trevlig helg!

Sharon said...

This is fabulous Nilla. I love your ticket sentiment and the embellishments are fantastic. Thanks for joining us at Truly Scrumptious.

Chris (Wellnifty) said...

Gorgeous Card Nilla

Chris xx

dolcreations said...

Nilla this is gorgeous. Someone is going to be very lucky getting this card at Christmas! I wish it was me!

brenda said...

Beautiful DP's here Nilla, really create a pretty background to build your colours which are all perfect.

Have a good weekend.

B x

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Patti J. said...

Oh, you really HAVE to tell us where you are, must you??? lol just kidding - I love hearing about your adventures! Love your card - it's beautiful, as always!!! Great job, dear friend!

tigerlilly2608 said...

Hi beautiful card,thank you for stopping by my blog and for the lovely comments..Have a great weekend hugs x

FannyDesigns said...

Gu va fint!


Maria Matter said...

oh, she is a sweetheart sitting there on your lovely card! Always inspiring Nilla!!!
blessings, Maria

CraftinGranny said...

What a cute card and colored to perfection. Great job Nilla!
"Hugs" Granny

Rica said...

Just gorgeous Nilla, fabulous Tilda, beautifully coloured and such stunning details.
Hope you're having a fantastic holiday and thanks so much for playing along with us at TS.
hugs Heather xx

Beth said...

Oooh, that's where I'll be in less than 4 months - I can't wait! I hope you're having a lovely time!
This card is so gorgeous! I love the embellishments and details you've added! Thanks for joining in with the Truly Scrumptious challenge!

Beth xx

Pat said...

Ooooh Nilla that is so sweet, love the Tilda image and the colours are gorgeous

Pat xx

Dawn said...

woweee Nilla this is just adorable - love the wee Xmas ticket and gorgeous colours

Thanks for joining us on TS


debby4000 said...

Oh this is gorgeous, wonderful Tilda and beautiful colours.

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