Sunday, 29 April 2012

When Santa got stuck up the chimney

The theme for facebook's Sunday's with Santa today is 'humour' so I reached for one of my favourite Anita Santa stamps - just coloured the chimney with a copic. I found a freebie clipart scroll on the internet, played around with it digitally to include the words of the song.

This is also another card for my own CHNC challenge 70 - to include a sentiment without the word 'Christmas'.

The background paper is an offcut, so this is my first visit of the week into the playground at Pixie's crafty snippets 18 - I certainly needed my wellies on and I didn't want to get a wet bottom on the swings! The little shiny Ho Ho Hos have been in my Christmas stash for ages (haven't a clue where they came from originally).

I stuck to a black and white theme with just a bit of red for 2 sisters 89: colour challenge - black and white with only a hint of 1 other colour.

For some reason the white here looks a shade of pink - IRL it is definitely WHITE.


This is also for:

Desert island crafts 29: I chose - no flowers, red and black and favourite song
Clear it out: based on a song - paper, stamp and Ho Ho Ho are old and needed to be used
Dare to be sassy 122: Christmas card with a sentiment
Christmas stampin all year long 8: anything goes
Sparkles forum Christmas challenge 15: colour me happy - I love black and white with a touch of red
Sentimental Sundays 100: cards for kids
Twisted Tuesday 4: for the funny kiddos
Aud Sentiments: anything goes
Let's craft and create 43: sentiments - main focal point (hope the song counts as a sentiment)
Victorine 32: anything goes
Simon says: anything goes
Inspire me Fridays 56
52 card pickup 17

19 comments:

  1. This is one of m's favourite songs ... Love the stamp and the card.

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  2. Brilliant card, really love this one Hazel, Jx

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  3. Fab card Hazel - really made me smile :) Brilliant use of snippets too! Di xx

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  4. Great use of your snippets Hazel. Thanks for sharing at Aud Sentiments Too. Carol x

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  5. Adorable, I love this! Love the sentiment and cute Santa image- too cute! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges this week!

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  6. Oh this is just super fun, Hazel! Love seeing Christmas, too, at this month in the year :) Thanks for playing along with us at the Twisted Tuesday Challenge blog this week! Good luck! x0x0

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  7. Awww, very cute! Thank you for joining us at Twisted Tuesdays! :)

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  8. made me smile - thank you for joining us at aud sentiments

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  9. Fabulous Christmas card! Great song choice!
    Thanks for playing along with Clear it Out.
    Rachel B - DT

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  10. great card thanks for playing at CSAYL!!

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  11. So cute! I love the little poem. Hugs, Robin

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  12. Super cute card!! Love the clip art scroll that you found! Awesome!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

    Hugs...
    Melissa

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  13. Excellent! A lovely fun Christmas card xxx

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  14. Great fun card. It's dry today so hope everyone is having fun in the playground. Hugs Mrs A.

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  15. What a fun card, Hazel. This would bring a smile to anyone's face.
    Hugs

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  16. Thanks for joining us this week at Sentimental Sundays. Please join us again soon.

    Rachelle

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  17. Brilliant snippet card, Hazel - love the Santa and verse and the colours are fab. Elizabeth x

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  18. Love that rhyme. Thank you for playing along at Aud Sentiments.

    Hugs Ali x

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