Monday, 5 December 2011

Die Cut Dreams Challenge #104 Make a date.......

Hi everyone and welcome to another fabulous challenge at Die Cut Dreams. Firstly, thank you to everyone who joined in with our Circles with thanks challenge. Our challenge this time will last until January 1st 2012 and is.............................

The choice is entirely yours and you have plenty of time to make something too.

Yes, our beloved boss has given us 4 weeks rest of the Christmas period - thank you Susie!!!

Here is my page.............

Yeah I have finally posted something I have done using the Paint Fusion range from Sheena Douglass. And if I can do it anyone can believe me.

Please also check out my team mates blogs for some more fantastic inspiration - their links are on my left sidebar.

I would like to enter the following challenges:-

Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes + Glitter,

Simon Says Stamp and Show - Show some time elements (hope the fact this is a calendar qualifies),

Come and Get It Challenge - Anything Christmas (well the trees are Christmas Trees + Christmas colours),

Dream Valley Challenge - Sparkle,

Gingerloft Challenge - Christmas and winter,

Let's Ink It Up - Christmas projects (again hope the Christmas trees count),

Ribbon Girls Challenge - Jingle all the way,

One Stop Craft Challenge - Let It Snow,

Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Is It Snowing,

Saturday Challenge - Photo Inspiration - christmas trees and christmas colours,

Crafty Catz - Colours of Christmas,

Stempelsonne - Fir trees,

Totally Papercrafts - Let It Snow,

By The Cute and Girly - Let It Snow,

Christmas Cards Challenge - Anything Goes,

Cute Card Thursday - It's Just a Number,

Delightful Challenges - Let It Snow,

Cooking It Up With Katie - Anything Goes,

Simon Says Challenge - Anything Goes, and,

Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything But A Card.

Have fun everyone



Juls said...

wow!! This is just gorgeous!!! Love the colours, and all the fabby techneques you have used on the page! Hugs Juls

Dreja said...

Einfach wundervoll! Wow!

Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.

LG Dreja

Unknown said...

Stunning Ali I have been tempted by the PF but so far resisted you have made a fantastic calendar.
Chris x

carol said...

super creation, love the sparkle on the trees, thanks for sharing with CRAFTY CATZ x carol

Unknown said...

Of course the Christmas trees count and they are stunning. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU,good luck. Hugs Suzanne

Seija said...

Gorgeous work!
Thanks for joining us at Stempelsonnenchallenge!
XOXO Michi

Tracy Heaton said...

Great project - well done with the PF too. Thanks for joining us at LIIU
Tracy x

Vicky said...

Gorgeous hun....and thanks for joining us at tpc too :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Susie Sugar said...

Fab calendar Ali it's got great depth and I love the paint texture , it's a work of art darling
Hugs Susie xx

Unknown said...

This is gorgeous, love the white snow. THank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week. Good Luck xx

Tamara Morton said...

Wonderful project! Those trees are gorgeous

Thank you for joining us at Lets Ink It Up! If you are interested I have some blog candy up for grabs Click Here to enter

downrightcrafty said...

Gorgeous take on the photo inspiration, thank you for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
PS a few more days left on my candy if you are interested:)

Unknown said...

Hi there, what a wonderful calender page. The trees and branches are just brilliant, the look so lifelike! Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin. Sarah

Candy C said...

Hello! Your calendar page is so pretty and a very unique idea! I love your idea!! Thanks so much for joining us for Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. <3 Candy

Cathy said...

Stunning calendar page Ali, love those snowy trees. thank you for joining in the Totally Papercrafts challenge this week.
Cathy xx

Anonymous said...

What a great page for January. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valey. xx

Tracy said...

Hi Ali
Fabulous calendar, I love your xmas trees and the design is gorgeous.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Tina said...

Zauberhaftes Werk. Gefällt mir sehr gut.

Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.
LG Tina

Curly said...

OMGosh this is one very adorable creation I love the image and the design , layout and colour theme its just perfect for our challenge this week,

Thank You so much for taking part at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge: 163 Kates Photo Inspiration, I hope you join us again next week,

Have a lovely day,
Good luck with the challenge,
Hugs Bridget :0) x.

scrap joanny said...

very nice project -thank so much for playing with craftyourpassionchallenges - hugs Joanna

Deb said...

it is absolutely stunning, love the trees!
Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
have a fabulous, creative day, Debxx

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous calendar !! I have just bought a little booklet of pages so I can join in ,,,, hope I find the time now !! :-)

thanks for joining us on the Totally Papercrafts and Simon Says Stamp Challenges :-)
Lols x x x

Digidarla said...

That is such a cute card! I love this! Fabulous job, Kim! XXX~Kim (AKA-DigiDarla)

Please visit my challenge blog at :)

NanaConnie said...

Fabulous project! Love the sparkle. Thanks for playing in the Anything Goes challenge at Cooking It Up with Katie, which is going to run until January 3. Remember, you can enter a total of 3 times during this month-long challenge. Merry Christmas.
NanaConnie DT Chef

Nasir said...

This is the best design of any calendar I had ever seen.

Print vip cards
Transparent business cards

Clare Lloyd said...

fab gift idea. thanks for joining us @ CCAYR.x

xxxtglxxx said...

This looks brilliant! :)

Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,



kbrandy4 said...

Beautiful creation!! Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU!!
Hazel xx

melsanford said...

Gorgeous calendar page. Love the sparkle! Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Emma H said...

Ooh, lovely and practical too! Thanks for joining our 'glittery' challenge this week at Craft Your Passion!

thinker said...

this is awesome! so winter-y.. love the glitter! Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft Challenge!!

Bengelmama said...


Danke für die Teilnahme bei der Stempelsonnenchallenge


Stine said...

Vielen Dank für Deine Teilnahme bei der Stempelsonnenchallenge.
LG Stine

Kate said...

I've been admiring these Sheena Douglas painting techniques for a while and you've made a wonderful job of it for your january page. Thanks for sharing it with us at By The Cute And Girly this month.

** Kate **

Bastelfalter said...

Tolles Schild!
Danke fürs Mitmachen bei der Stempelsonnen-Challenge.
Viele Grüße

Carolina said...

Very pretty calender. Thank you for cooking it up with Katie :-)