Sunday, April 17, 2016

A quick stop by the ole blog...

Happy Sunday evening to all!  I hope the weekend was good to you!  I'm back to share this Christmas card with you:
I used Poppi the penguin from Bugaboo again...he is my favorite character!  I used two papers from the MME 6x6 Merry Little Christmas pad, Cotton Candy Stickles on the hat and stocking, and puffy paint on the hat brim, stocking top and toe. 
The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up #16:  Anything goes or optional "gifts galore" theme
The Glory of Christmas #82:  Anything goes or "make a scene" option
Sparkles Christmas #63:  CAS Christmas
CHNC #277:  Cute or anything Christmas
Holly Jolly #69:  Santa (Poppi is playing the jolly guy, isn't he?)
Winter Wonderland:  Pink or blue
52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown:  Christmas Foliage
ABC Christmas:  H for Hat (Christmas ones, of course!)
A Snowflakes Promise #20:  Anything goes
Crafty Calendar:  Anything goes
CHN Patterned Paper:  Anything goes
Create and Inspire #43: Anything goes
Crafting with Friends #18:  Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday #226-227:  Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments:  Anything goes
CRAFT Challenge #359:  Clean and simple
Whew!  Thanks so much for stopping by, and may God bless you all this week!  :)


  1. Beautiful Christmas card Marie, love the cute penguin image. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Winter Wonderland. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  2. Very cute, I love the glittery hat and stocking. Thanks for sharing at Sparkles Christmas

  3. Howdy Marie- Gail Scott here from WAW Family Friendly Bi-Weekly Challenge - thank you for linking up this week and sharing your art work with us-Fab Christmas card - love the colors! - TFS have a blessed week! John 3:16

  4. This is just the cutest card ever and just perfect for our challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge "A CLEAN AND SIMPLE CARD" good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

  5. Oh how cute. This penguin is adorable and I adore pink on Christmas cards! Thanks for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' for our Winter Animal challenge! Hugs, Gail

  6. A very nice card...I love the image. Great colors and nice to see a christmascard in non-traditional colors. Thanx for joining us at Winter Wonderland and at Crafty Sentiments, xxx Plony

  7. Gorgeous card Marie, the penguin is adorable and I love the layout and fluffy hat and stocking trims :-)

    thanks for joining us on the ABC Christmas Challenge
    Lols x x x

  8. This is adorable!! Love the color combo, and this penguin is just too cute :) Thanks for playing along with us at CRAFT this week!
    Susan DT

  9. This is such a fun card. I love that cheeky penguin.
    Great to have you joining in the fun at CRAFT this week.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

  10. This is very cute! Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week! Deborah, DT.

  11. Great layout and paper, Marie! And a darling image!

  12. Marie, what a cute card! Love your little penguin character. Bugaboo has awesome images. Thanks for playing along with the 12 Months of Christmas Link Up. I hope you'll play along again!

  13. The cheeky little penguin is cute, and you did a great job coloring him to coordinate with the wordy designer paper. Thanks for sharing your card with us at 52CCT.

  14. Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at The Glory of Christmas. Hope to see you again next time.

  15. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for our Glory of Christmas challenge. Hope to see you again soon. x

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  17. I thought I'd already left a comment to thank you for linking for my CHNC 277 and also my Patterned Paper April challenge, but I can't see it here, so I must be dreaming - lol!

    1. Such a cute stamp! I love your design and the non-traditionel colours.
      Thank you so much for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge.
      Dorte x

  18. Cute penguin and a lovely card

    Thanks fir joining us at Christmas Sparkles this month


  19. Love the cute image. So delighted you linked your creation with us at Word Art Wednesday. I hope you join us again in our ongoing Challenge. I would love to encourage you with God's Word from 1 John 2:17 which says, "The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of God lives forever." Have a wonderful week and God bless!

    JO ANN

  20. Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge

  21. Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge

  22. Super cute!! Thanks so much for joining us at the 12 months of Christmas link up!
    Marji dt

  23. Great card - love the layout you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge.

    Helen x



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