Sunday, 21 June 2009

Christmas Skating!

Paper and cardstock: Dovecraft and Papermania
Image: Magnolia, Tilda and Edwin skating on Ice, coloured with whispers, glittered with sakura, and glossed with Anita's.
Embellishments: Ribbon from Hobby Craft, Card Candy, and sentiment from an old
decoupage set.
Tools: Craft knife, double sided tape, foam pads and micro dots.


Happy Fathers Day!
Hope you all had a lovely weekend.
I'm really in the christmas mood at the moment, and i just couldn't resist this weeks Winter Wonderland challenge! So... i inked up my new Magnolia stamp.
I stamped it, cut it out and matted it with 3-D foam pads.

I found a great tutorial on Liza's blog on how to make this super cute liitle gift...
A Post-it note holder.

I have used, Basic Grey Sugared paper and cardstock stickers, and the rest is form stash.

The Inside:

It's really easy to make, so why don't you pop over to Liza's blog and have a go? :O)

Before i leave, i need some help....
I have no idea how to store my clear stamps, if any one has any ideas i would be truly grateful! :O)

Thanks for looking,

Fern xx


  1. Hiya Fern

    awesome christmas card adore this image it is so sweet, thanks for joining us this week.

    Your post it holder is gorgeous! fabulous work


  2. Very pretty creations again Fern love the xmas one & the glossy accents, regarding the clear stamps I think I'm right in saying they need to be out of the sunlight & store them onto acetate sheets, put holes at the side & then you can keep them in a lever back type folder. Google... storing clear stamps... lots of info there.

    Christine xx

  3. Fern your blog is amazing and so is this christmas card. I love how you have coloured the image and added the glossy accents makes such a difference to the finish.
    Thanks for joining in the fun this week at Winter Wonderland.
    Hugs Pascale

  4. A gorgeous card Fern! I love the glossy finish .. it's so different and beautiful.

    Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland.

    Teri xx

  5. Gorgeous creations Fern,your colours and designs are the skating Edwin and Tilda!!!

  6. Great christmas card

  7. Hi Fern!! This is fab!!! I really love this image... i think thats another for my wish list...hehehe...thanx for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week!! Lesley xxx

  8. Wow Fern these are fantastic!
    Love your sweet card your images are so sweet and your design and detail gorgeous!
    Your post-it holder is brilliant!
    kim x

  9. Your blog is amazing. I found it thru the WinterwonderLand Challenge, I am so glad that I did. I will have to add myself as follower now! Great card...
    It was hard to get into the Christmas mood this week..we are having a great heat wave!!!

  10. Oh love your card hun, such a cute image and I love the colours you have used! Ooooh and your post it holder is fab too!
    Hugs Tab xxx

  11. Lovely work, I do like the glossy finish to your image on the Christmas card.

  12. I love your christmas card Fern and your post it note holder is beautiful!

  13. Love the card, Fern, I will have to get hold off these stamps for my Chrissy Cards, I love the note holder, will try and have a go.. thanks for all your comments on my blog, much appreciated, I am back in business now, and the reason for me not blogging much will be revealed tomorrow. Huggies. Avril xx

  14. Those Magnolia stamps are so cute. Great card!!

  15. Hi Fern, Great card and Love the pretty colours on your post-it box :)
    Christine's idea is fab. I dont have many, but I am storing my clear stamps in an old shoe box on the bottom shelf... but I might just pick up a folder when I'm in town next :)

  16. Hi Fern,
    Your card and post-it-note holder are brilliant! I love the glossing you've done on your Christmas card, it really makes it stand out! :)
    Love, Georgia xx

  17. Hi Fern,
    It's Georgia again! I just read that you wanted to know about storing clear stamps - yoyu could try using a filing folder and decorating it. Have a look at the one on my Mum's blog that she decorated to store stamped images. You can find her blog here.
    Hope this helps! :)
    Love, Georgia xx

  18. Hi Fern

    I found this blog that shows how someone stores their clear stamps
    she also has a beautiful craft room - worth a look. For storage ideas in general check out this site

  19. Wow Fern, you have done a great job with your post it note holder.... its just fabulous! I love your christmas card too, the image is so cute and I love the effect of gloss you have added.

    Liza x

  20. Two gorgeous projects Fern, love the gloss on your card...and the post it holder is a fab idea...lovely work Fern, Hugs Katy

  21. super cute! xx jo xx

  22. WONDERFUL projects Fern!!! Your Blue Christmas card is just fabulous and I love how you've added the dimension to it! And your post-it block is inspired!! Thank You so much for playing along with us! :o) xx

    OMGosh, I just saw that you are only 11! Blimey, I am in awe!!!