Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Edward Scissorhands Christmas Card

So  what card do you give a teenager that manages to show a total dis-interest in any traditional Christmas images? Edward Scissorhands of course!!! This is the card I made for DD this year and it was exceptionally well received (thank the lord!!) which means that I've actually managed to do something right for a change!!! Hooray!!! LOL


Materials
Image - Simply Betty
Snowflake Dies - Marianne Creatables
Promarkers
Glossy Accents
Sentiment - Computer generated font which has had a swirly line added to it by hand
Stickles - Stardust
White card - The Papermill

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Dream Valley Challenges - Christmas
Gingerloft  - Christmas
One Stitch At A Time - Anything goes
Hotshot Crafts - Promarkers
The Cheerful Stamp Pad - Merry Christmas
Crafty Boots - Christmas
Crafty Cardmakers - Use it three times
Hooked on Cratfs - Christmas
Lexi's Creations - Untraditional Christmas
Bearly Mine Challenges - Anything goes
Creative Craft Challenges - White on White
Top Tip Tuesday - Christmas

29 comments:

  1. That looks great - did you cut up lots of little pieces of paper behind the image???

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  2. Thank you for adding your amazing card to Hotshot Crafts first challenge. You are our 100th entry!!!. I never thought we would get more than 10!!

    hugs Sarah x

    p.s. have you joined our list of followers?

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  3. Wow this is just amazing Claire.xxx

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  4. Gorgeous card Claire. Hope the jolly man in the red suit brings you something lovely for Christmas x

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  5. love it, off to see more images as I love edward, and how many challenges did you manage, LOL

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  6. OMG! CLAIRE! OMG! I'm with your daughter on this one! Perfection!

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  7. You Rock Claire!!!!
    Thank you so much for playing at OSAAT. Good Luck!
    Hugs Nataliya

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  8. Wow - that must have taken you ages to cut out and with all the confetti bits as well - fantastic alternative card xxx

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  9. Wow, fabulous Claire! Love the background you created!!!

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  10. OOOOOHHH!! I love this what a great card for a teenager :O) thank you for joining us at OSAAT for our anything goes challenge. Good luck and Merry Christmas, Hugs

    NIKKI DT

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  11. Sweetie this is absolutely awesome bet she really loved it, it certainly brought a smile to my face its fantastic!!!
    I cant decide if I want the baby come in time for crimbo or come on new years eve as its my sons (the daddy to be) 21st birthday then so what a fantastic prezzie for him it would be lol.

    Anyway sweets incase I dont get chance to pop by again hope you & your family have a fabulous christmas & all the very best for 2012, hope all your dreams come true shug.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

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  12. Fab card for a teenager. Thanks for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday this week. Merry Christmas. Annette xx

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  13. what a stunning card,found your blog via docrafts

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  14. Fabulous! My daughter loved this lots! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Boots! Happy, happy Christmas x

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  15. So cute. Thanks for sharing at the Cheerful Stamp Pad.

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  16. Cool card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges.

    Hugs Liv

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  17. wow a great white on white project, thanks for joining us at creative craft challenges in our last challenge of 2011, good luck in the draw.
    hugs sandra dt xxx

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  18. This is one totally fab card loving all that gorgeous white and that image is super, thank you for joining our challenge at Bearlymine
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  19. oh hun this is simply stunning as always amazing detail thanks for playing at creative craft this week,hugs cherylxxx

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  20. I love the thinking behind this card, it is very effective.

    All of the excitement of the past week or so has put me well behind, sorry. I hope your Christmas was as good as mine and I would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very happy New Year.

    Thank you for entering this Crafty Boots challenge.

    Dionne

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  21. Stunning card, saw it on craft stamper's web site, i just love it, love Edward Scissorhands and what a great idea to cut up the little bits of paper, so so beautiful, Jenny

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  22. OMgoodness...I love this...how creative!!! Thanks for joining us at creative craft challenges!

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  23. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations with your fabulous Christmas card. Great image, beautifully coloured.

    Hope to see you back soon.

    Lin

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  24. Oh wow! My daughter has just said, 'oo! It's Edward Scissorhands! Johnny Depp!!! That's amazing!!!!' I agree with her! Fab card, it brings back the end of the film, with the snow falling, so very well!

    Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley Challenges!

    love Mags B x

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  25. Oh, I love this!! :) The Edward Scissorhands image is just fab and the little bits of paper behind him are the perfect touch!! Great idea for a tricky card- aren't teenagers hard... I had to colour my first Manga images for my little sis this year as that's her thing!!lol :)
    Thanks for sharing with us at Dream Valley this time!! :)
    hugs, Rachel x

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  26. A very different take on a Christmas Card.
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers, hope to see you again soon.

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  27. Love the image. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers. hugs Kimx

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