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Thursday, December 2, 2010

Week 47 Challenge for Polkadoodles

"The Children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugar plums danced in their heads"  This is the line of the poem  'Twas the Night Before Christmas that inspired this card for the challenge on the Polkadoodles Blog.

I started with a marbalized piece of card stock that I made with Smooch and water.  I love the swirls, as they reminded me of "dreamland"  The bed was a die cut that I had in my stash.  I made the little girl's head and hair with a circle punch, cutting away part of the brown to make it into her hair, then drew the closed eye on with a Zig pen.

The candies were printed from the Polkadoodles Jingle Jangle Christmas CD, then fussy cut for the card.  Everything was adhered to the marbalized card stock and then layered onto a dark blue A-2 sized card base.
For the inside of the card, I printed the candy border from the same Polkadoodles CD, trimmed them down and adhered them to white card stock and used my ATG Tape gun to layer it inside the card.

Thanks for stopping by today, I hope you like my card.  Leave me a comment and let me know what you think.

Until next time, Happy Crafting!

11 comments:

Saskia said...

Beautiful card, so sweet!! Lovely to see your work at Polkadoodles! Thanks for joining us!

Saskia :)

Tracy said...

Fab Entry, thanks for joining Polkadoodles challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Colette said...

Lovely card, glad you could join us at the Polkadoodles challenge this week. Good Luck!
Colette xx

Penny Duncan Creations said...

Oh how CUTE!!!!!! What an adorable card!!! I also wanted to THANK YOU so much for your awesome comment on my blog!!! It means ALOT!!!!

kisatrtle said...

Very creative. Good luck with that upcoming tennis match.

Lisadwb said...

Great idea!! I may have to "borrow" this one. =)

FauxPainter - Dee Paramour said...

A beautiful card. Thanks for taking part in the Polka Doodles challenge.

Claire Phillips said...

Thanks for playing along at Polkadoodles in our Night before Christmas challenge...lovely project! Cheers Claire x

Tip Top said...

Beautiful! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

Fliss said...

Great card. Thanks for joining in with the Polka Doodle challenge and hope to see you again.
x

Jenny said...

Such a fantastic festive card! Thanks so very much for sharing your creation with us at Polka Doodles.