Christmas Countdown

onsdag 11. desember 2013

Follow That Sketch at I ❤️ ProMarkers

   Good Morning on this wet and windy Wednesday
It´s time for a new challenge at
I ❤️ ProMarkers             
This week it is a Sketch-challenge,
and this is the sketch we have for you:

Our sponsors for this challenge are
You can read about the prizes, the challenge and see many more inspirational projects over at 

Now over to my inspirational card
I´ve used the image Skating Santa from Rick St Dennis, you can find this and many, many more wonderful images in his etsy Shop

I used these ProMarker-colours for the image:
Skin: Ivory, Dusky Pink, Blush, Tan
Suit, Hat and Skates: Walnut, Cocoa, Tan, Sandstone, Satin, Warm Grey 1, 3 and 5
-and of course Blender

Materials used for the card:
Bazzill Kraft Cardstock
DPs: Papirdesign, My Minds Eye
Textstamps: Kort & Godt, Hero Arts, Ladybug and Friends
Snowflakestamps of different brands around the image
Punch: Martha Stewart Aspen Snowflake
Dies: Marianne Design, Magnolia 
Stampendous Frantage Shabby White Embossing Enamel
Skatecharms (Tim Holtz)
Ink: DistressInk (WalnutStain), Ranger Adirondack Earthtones Espresso

And this is how it turned out:

The insides:

Back- and frontside; I used the sketch on both of these:

I stamped a little christmasgreeting on each of the little tags (Magnolia dies):

I´ll enter my card into the following challenges:
Passion For ProMarkers #228 - Mega Christmas Challenge «Include A Sentiment»
Let´s Craft and Create #85 - Let´s Celebrate
Inky Chicks #19 - Christmas
Kaboodle Doodles #201 - Non-traditional Christmas Colors
Party Time Tuesdays #150 - Winter Wonderland
Corrosive Challenges #189 - Anything Goes
Squigglefly #49 - Christmas Spirit
Challenges 4 Everybody #35 - Anything Goes
Crafty Boots - Christmas
That Craft Place - Christmas
Just Some Lines - Christmas or Winter
Crafty Catz #210 - Use 2 or More Dies!
Totally Gorjuss #213 - Anything Goes With Santa
A Gem Of A Challenge  #109 - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar #71 - Sports
Sister Act #36 - Cards Only
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge #236 - Christmas
Deep Ocean #66 - Santa is Coming
Stamping Sensations - Free and Easy
Papirdokkene #54 - Desember, D, Dies
4 Crafty Girls #7 - Anything Goes
Creative Moments #32 - Anything Goes/ Winter Wonderland
Creatalicious Challenges #57 - Christmas Time
Winter Wonderland - Embossing
CHNC Christmas Challenge Extra - Anything Goes As Long As It´s Christmas

And now it´s your turn!
Make a card with our lovely sketch, and join in on this fun challenge 😊
Just hop on over to
to see what the rest of the girls have made, read the rules and about the prizes 
- then join us


28 kommentarer:

  1. A lovely card in great colours and imaginative design, thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenges.

    B x

  2. Gorgeous creations! I'm sorry, but we require the use of Just Some Lines images in our challenges - please do try again. :)

  3. such a fabulous Christmas card Lisbeth, thank you for joining us at LCC for our latest challenge.

  4. Gorgeous card
    love the image
    your colour choice is amazing
    and colouring stunning
    fantastic details
    hugs Tamara

  5. A fabulous design and such pretty colours. Love the layers and die cuts. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

  6. Such a fabulous card, love all the details, just stunning.

    Thank you so much for coming over and joining in with us at That Craft Place.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca (DT member)

  7. Great card, love the image and your coloring. Thanks for joining us at brown sugar challenges
    Caroline dt

  8. So pretty Lisbeth! I love all of the different dies you used for your elements and how you sponged color on the edges. The little bit of sparkle at the bottom is wonderful, and I love that fun Santa image. Thanks for playing in Squigglefly's challenge this week!

  9. oh wow! Loving the dies and that colour combo! Thanks for joining us this week at The Sister Act Card Challenge!

  10. Great card - love all the details you've added.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Girls Challenge.

    Helen x

  11. I love your Santa image and all of the die cuts you've used. The sepia color makes Santa really stand out. Thx for playing with us at Squigglefly.

  12. Wow, beautiful card and I love the image and your coloring. The card is really wonderful! Thanks for joining us at Squigglefly.

  13. I love your vintage Father Christmas, a lovely card, thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz

  14. Beautiful embossing for our challenge at Winter Wonderland this week! Thanks for joining in!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  15. What a wonderful card! The image is adorable and I love your layout with so many extras! So glad you joined us for our Christmas challenge at Creatalicious!

  16. That is an awesome card! Love the cut out ice skates.... Beautiful paper and great job with the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar!

  17. What a hilarious image!!! LOL Fabulous card, everything goes so perfectly together here. Thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and I hope you will come back again.
    Anna xxx

  18. What a fun card! Thanks for joining us on the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog!

  19. Wow, outstanding card, great, fun image and lovely embellishments.

    Thank you for joining in the Christmas fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  20. Gorgeous card! Love the image and details. Thank you for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays.

  21. Gorgeous ! I love that image, and all the colours you have used work perfectly. Thank you for joining us at That Craft Place x

  22. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a Challenge and good luck.

  23. Wow - your card is amazing! Love the snowflakes and that super image - wonderful details! Thanks so much for sharing this with us in the Squigglefly challenge!

  24. Happy new Year! Thank you so much for sharing your fantastic card with us at Stamping Sensation. I love everything about it - your beautifully colored image, awesome color scheme and stunning design. I hope you join us again in our new challenge.
    Eret x

  25. Oh my gosh, this is fabulous! I love all the die cuts and the image is darling! Great color combination too! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

  26. Thank you for joining us at PFP with this stunning card! I love the image, wonderful colours and I love all the dies too :)

  27. Love Santa, gorgeous. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Let's Craft and Create.