Tuesday, November 29, 2011

It's Winter at Sassy Cheryl's Challenge

Well, it's not officially "winter" here in the northern hemisphere, but it sure feels like it most mornings. This sassy chick opened her eyes at 'zero-dark-thirty', saw a bit of light, turned on the electric blanket, then rolled over for another two hours. What a great morning to tuck in again and curl up.

Each Tuesday is challenge time at Sassy Cheryl's. We've had so much fun with two back-to-back "Anything Goes" challenges... and participation has been fantastic. This week we get to move on to Sassy Pat's new challenge.... "Winter". 

Here's what I created for Sassy Pat's 'winter' challenge...



This sassy gal was simply cut out, added to a base of green acrylic painted paper turned into Sizzix Christmas trees that I ran through a dotted Swiss Cuddlebug folder, and some snow covered hills topped with dimensional snow effects -- just to give it a bit of texture. Snowflakes are from a MS punch... the rest is pretty self-explanatory.

Come and join us at Sassy Cheryl's challenge this week. We do have a great group of people that play along with so many terrific and creative ideas.. I get so much inspiration from all of them.

I'm also entering this in these challenges -
Freshly Brewed Monthly - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Shopping Our Stash - Use a digi
Little Red Wagon - Christmas
Patties Creations - Christmas (two entries only)
The Friday Mash Up - Christmas
The Poodles Parlour - Christmas
Sweet Stampin - Punches/Dies (2 entries only)
Inspire Me Friday- Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey - Anything Goes
Stampin With the Dragon - Anything Goes
Pollycraft - Christmas fun
Simply Create - Christmas
Totally Paper Crafts - Christmas

So glad you stopped by.. enjoy your day!!

25 comments:

Dawn said...

How did you get my picture?? This is me when we get our first good snowfall!

Stellar coloring as usual, love the dp and snowflakes!

Pat said...

Hi Peggy! Ooooh...snuggling under an electric blankie sounds heavenly!! Good for you, girlfriend! I love your card, hunny bunny! The dotted swiss embossing is perfect! And I was just thinking...I need this SC image...how can I not have her yet?! hmmmmm!Love the scene you created...the tree is perfect! And your coloring - as always - rocks! Hugs. Pat Frank

Cynthia said...

Such an adorable winter scene, Peggy!

Joey said...

Fabulous card Peggy, love the scene you created, thanks for joining us at pollycraft. Joey x

Crafty_Fairie said...

Wow how great is this thanks so much for joining in with us at The Poodles Parlour this week.

Kerry

Pamela said...

Thank you for joining us this week at Sweet Stampin' with your great card.

Pam x

Sassy Cheryl said...

Super cute and fun, Peggy! I think this is Dawn....don't you?! Nope. She isn't flat on her bottom. hee hee!
This is lovely though Peggy. Simply a fantastic card to celebrate the Winter theme for this week.
LOVE IT!

Danni said...

What a super fun card!! Thank you for playing along with Shopping Our Stash!

Tracey T said...

What a fabulously happy image! Love the little scene you have made. Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Tracey x

JACKIE M said...

She looks like she is having a great time Peggy, great card and snow scene :)

Scrapping Julie said...

well this is simply fantastic! i would have LOVED to turn on the electric blanket and gone back to sleep this am.. im so jealous! LOL

VanessaB said...

really fun card! love the scene! thanks for joining us at FBD! :)

June Nelson said...

This is great and love the background that little stamp is so happy he he xxxxxxxxxxx

Cathy said...

Peggy, your card is so cute, love the trees and your Super Happy Sassy girl, did she hear we are supposed to get snow this week-end LOL. Beautiful as always.

Craftyanny said...

Fabulous, fun Christmas card
Thanks for playing along with us on Totally Papercrafts and good luck
Anne x

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our 'Christmas' Challenge #34, and for using a Digital OR Stamped image!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Beautiful winter scene Peggy!! Love it, your wintery DP you chose for the sky is perfect. If I would EVER get snow, I would be doing the same thing. Lol ~jeni :)

Lisa said...

This card just comes alive, doesn't it? It's like the person is going to walk right off the page!

Barb said...

Peggy, this looks how I imagine you reveling in the first snowfall of the year! Of course the best part would be going back inside for a nice homemade Bailey's Irish Cream -- which, btw, is delicious! Smoooooth! Thanks for the recipe! Love 'n' hugs!

Pattie G said...

Peggy,
This is so cute! I love your paper piecing and all of your added touches. Thanks for joining us at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
Hugs
Pattie ♥

jkreucher said...

WOW! Someone is doing a happy dance for the snow.
we don't have any yet.. but I am sure it is coming soon!
I am going to box it up and send it to Dawn:):)
love your coloring as always.. amazing!
hugs
Judy

alicaz said...

perfect! Love the image and the paper you used for background too!
Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

Hugs, Alica ;)

Laura (sandytoz) said...

Thanks for playing with us @ Paper Crafting Journey!
Love, Laura PCJDT

Sheryl said...

This is such a fun card! You have created a great winter scene! Simply lovely! Thank you for joining our, "Anything Goes" month long Blog Candy challenge at Freshly Brewed Challenges!
Warm Hugs, Sheryl

Rosanne said...

very cute! Thanks for linking it up to Little Red Wagon.

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