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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Sunday, 27 May 2018

Christmas Card Club - trees

It was Shaz's turn to pick the theme for the Christmas Card Club this fortnight and she has picked trees

Back paper is from We are 3 Into the Night paper collection
Sentiment from We are 3 Christmas wishes sentiment set
Paper and silhouette image from Create with TLC 2013 Christmas club

If you would like to see the cards by the other members of the Christmas Club their blogs are listed down the left side of my blog.

I would like to add my card to the following:

Anything Goes with Create with TLC no 20

A Snowflakes Promise 51 - anything goes

Christmas crafts all year round - anything Christmas

Moving along with the times - 72 - black white and one other colour

Sweet Stampin Christmas - anything Christmas

The Holly and Ivy Christmas challenge - anything Christmas  (was too late adding my card)

Watercooler Wednesday 171 - all about Christmas


  1. Love it Margaret...fabulous BP and silhouette stamp...xxxx

  2. Hi Margaret, that is a very unusual and stunning card. Gorgeous take on the theme. Hugs, Shaz X

  3. Very striking with the silhouette of the tree and the figures. Hugs Mrs A.

  4. Beautiful card Margaret, Kate x

  5. Hi Margaret
    Your card is stunning... really love it...
    Hugs Sylvie x

  6. Gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at MAWTT. Xxxx

  7. A super Christmas card that reminds me of the traditional cards of years gone by. Thanks for joining us at MAWTT. Hazel x

  8. Hi this is a stunning card. Thank you for joining us at Moving Along with the Times Challenge Blog The theme is Black and White and one other colour. Hugs Jackie DT

  9. Margaret you've done a great job combining the paper, sentiment and picture to create such an interesting and beautiful card. I love the black background DSP and how it plays along with the silhouettes in your tree picture. Beautiful. Thanks so much for joining our "All About Christmas" Anything Goes Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

  10. Beautiful papers in this card, Margaret. I love the way that blue shows up against the greys, whites and blacks. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

  11. Very pretty!! Thanks for playing along in the WWC!!

  12. This is delightful Margaret. Carol x

  13. Beautiful card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our CHRISTMAS CRAFTS ALL YEAR ‘ROUND challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  14. Margaret this is beautifully crafted and fits in perfect for our 20th ‘ATG with CREATE WITH TLC’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your creative talent with us. Good luck and hope to see you play with us again.
    {ATG with a CREATE WITH TLC Element}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}
    PS Just love the sentiment


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