Saturday, 14 April 2012

CHNC challenge 68: let's have a sing song

Yes, it's Saturday again and time for another challenge over on my CHNC blog - don't the weeks go by quickly?!

For today's challenge 68 I'm asking you to make a card based on a favourite Christmas song or carol - or you can incorporate music into your Christmas card - you can choose. This challenge is once again being sponsored by Bugaboo stamps who are offering $21 of digital stamps to the randomly selected winner and two of their design team have joined me this week - please do go over and visit them.


My card is for the song 'Jingle Bells' and uses 'snowman bells' and 'winter circle sentiments - jingle bells', both kindly supplied by Bugaboo Stamps which I coloured with copics. I printed out the sheet music for Jingle Bells on to an offcut of English Paper Company paper that I bought ages ago. It's difficult to see here, but the circular sentiment is mounted on to a nestie spiky die cut which has been tinged with a light grey blue copic.


I'm also linking for these challenges:

Pixie's crafty snippets 15
Sparkles forum Christmas challenge 15: colour me happy - I love blue and white Christmas cards
Christmas inspirations 44: use at least 3 geometric shapes - square card, circles, rectangle
One stitch at a time 108: use a digi
The crafty pad 165: it's just die-delicious
Deep ocean 23: song inspiration
Craft room: music
Daring cardmakers: hat boutique - I love this snowman's hat!
Use it Tuesday 29: anything goes (using up paper bought long ago)
Scrapbook sisters card challenge 79: anything goes
Anything goes 64: anything goes
Prairie fairy Fridays 76: anything goes
Wags n whiskers 77: anything goes
Make it Monday 84
Inspire me Fridays 54
52 card pickup 15



22 comments:

  1. Wonderful card Hazel! Thanks for joining us again at Christmas Inspirations challenges.

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  2. Love the frosty blue and the music looks great printed on that subtly patterned paper!

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  3. Great Hazel! And I do love the spiky Nestie you used behind the sentiment! This is a fabulous card, and now my thinking hat will be on as it's a great challenge you're doing this week at CHNC!

    Go on - the rain has briefly stopped - have a quick go on the swings!

    Di
    xx

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  4. Love the music paper and the colours are magical! Thanks for linking up to The Crafty Pad's challenge this week. Estelle x

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  5. Beautiful!! Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Pad

    Venus-DT

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  6. mais qu'elle est jolie, ce papier est troooop bien, biz

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  7. This is fabulous Hazel, I love how you've printed the music script on the dp, it's really effective. Thanks for joining in with our Music challenge over at Craft-Room, and good luck in the draw.

    Maria x

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  8. Such a pretty christmas card.
    Thanks for sharing your creation with us at One Stitch At A Time for our Use a Digi challenge.
    Hope to see you back next week :O)

    Choccy x

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  9. This is just gorgeous,love the image and great layout.Thanks for sharing this with us at Anything Goes.xxx

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  10. Gorgeous! Love that fun snowman!
    Hugs

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  11. Lovely card!

    thank you for joining in the fun with us at Sparkles Christmas for our " Colour me Happy " challenge

    Hope you will join us again soon
    good luck in the draw

    Hugs Shaz x

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  12. I love your musical background, thanks for joining us at craft room challenge, debi x

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  13. I love your musical background, thanks for joining us at craft room challenge, debi x

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  14. A brilliant card Hazel. Thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
    xxx Hazel.

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  15. Wonderful card Hazel! Thanks for joining us again at Christmas Inspirations challenges

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  16. Hi Hazel,
    really lovely c'mas card, beautiful background!

    Thanks for joining us at craft room challenge;-))m

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  17. What a great Christmas card
    Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge, good luck and hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs
    Suzie xx

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  18. What a gorgeous creation, love it so much!

    Thanks for joining us at Deep Ocean this forthnight.

    Hugs, Franz.

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  19. This is a lovely card I think blue and white is my second favourite Christmas colour combo
    Thanks for joining in at SCC this month
    Jackie x

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  20. Great card hazel - and it's almost cold enough for snow here ! Love the music printed on the patterned paper...Thanks so much for joining our craft-room challenge..Esther xx

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  21. Great card, love the papers & the cute snowman!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Sparkles Christmas, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  22. fabulous card!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Use It Tuesday!
    hugz
    irini

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