Thursday, 30 November 2017

A blue sparkly start to Christmas

Hello I am back to share some more photos from our Disneyland Paris trip. The Christmas decorations  were so pretty and the theme seemed to be blue. Daisy loved them.
The tree was en-nor-mouse
and the Christmas parade made everyone smile



The evening parade was just as spectacular




I decided to use blue as the colour for my card today...a Christmas card. I used 3 distress ink blues and a mask for a moon 
and I created a moonlit snowy scene with a deep blue sky
I die cut some trees and embossed them in silver
and made this card

My card was created for these challenges

 The Funkie Junkie 12 tags of Christmas #9
If you would like to play along with Linda's challenge you can see all the rules here. There are some great prizes for the winners too. The challenge is generously sponsored by The Funkie Junkie Boutique Linda shares a tag each week and you just have to take something from it and make something Christmas themed. I have always chosen to make cards and it's a great way to make 12 very unique cards for Christmas.
You can also combine it with any other challenges...so that is just what I did.
This is her card for week 9 here. I took the deep blue sky and the embossed trees and deer to use for some of the inspiration in my design.

Pixie's snippets playground #309/10

Dies R Us 3/3 snow

Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas challenge 2/3 #361

Allsorts  3/3 Inspired by winter song/carol Mine is In the bleak mid winter

Sweet stampin  2/3 fave Christmas colours I love using blue for Christmas

Crimbo Crackers 2/3 #146

Noor winter

Simon says Wednesday 2/5 anything goes


Thanks for stopping by and for your kind comments. I am back tomorrow as yes we have reached the 1st of December and I have not 1 but 2 design team posts!

See you tomorrow,

Bye for now,

Jane x

14 comments:

  1. I enjoyed this post so much Jane! I loved all your wonderful pictures of Disneyland......how happy little Daisy looks. And your blue snowy card is beautiful! Xox

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  2. Your card is lovely with its clever inky background and I am hooked on reindeer this year! Thank you for sharing your wonderful trip to Disney. Daisy looks so happy and I am sure you all had a wonderful and magical time. xx

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  3. This sounds like a trip of a lifetime! I love your pictures with all the floats. The dragon is very cool and it breathes fire! Your card is so magical looking. I love blue so the background is perfect and the silver sets everything off

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  4. Oh I love your snowy scene card today Jane!!
    Amazing pics of Disney...what a fun time for Daisy....and you! :)
    V x

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  5. Gorgeous photo's.
    Super card, great background and love all the silver.
    Thank you for joining out 'Christmas carol/song challenge this week at Allsorts.

    Kath x

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  6. Oh how I love the look of wonder and joy on Daisy's beaming face! What a wonderful thing you did for her in Paris Disneyland! You made big grandparent points! LOL! Love the card, too. ((hugs)), Teresa :-)

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  7. Your card is magnificent, Jane! What a stunning scene you created! And those photos look like advertising brochure photos - they are so professional! It looks like it was a blast!! Hugs, Darnell

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  8. The pictures are absolutely amazing, what a magical and fun time it must have been!!
    Gorgeous christmas card too, so beautifully done!
    Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts challenge in our Inspired by a Christmas Carol/Song challenge!

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  9. Hi Jane,

    Beautiful pictures and it looks like you had great weather too!
    Love your card!

    xx

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  10. Jane your card is beautiful and i can see how you were inspired by all that blue at Disney! Your moonlit sky and snowy drifts are gorgeous and those deer just melt my heart! Loved seeing your amazing photos of your trip, too! Thank you for sharing them! Hugs!

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  11. Beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

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  12. What a fabulous card Jane - absolutely sums up the Disney blue! Great photos and Daisy looks so, so cute!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  13. Your card is amazing. Love all the christmas pageant photos. Thanks so much for joining in at Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes Challenge. Gayatri xx

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  14. This is awesome, Jane! Love your snowbank background. The sky looks amazing too. Both came out so perfect. I'm so glad you didn't cover it all up. Thanks so much for sharing with us for week #9!

    Hugs,
    Linda

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Thanks so much for leaving a comment; I really enjoy reading every single one of them.
Jane x