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Sunday, 2 January 2011

Something New, Challenge 50

Hi guys,well here we are once again the start of a new year,mine literally went out with a bang new years,eve we had a chimney fire. Yes everthing is okay,so 2011,certainly did arrive in style,just lucky I spotted it in time,well smelt it actually.
So hope your 2011 was not quite as eventful as mine.
Right over at Creative inspriations,this week,the theme we have is something New. Choosen,by my buddie Jude can be new,papers image stash anything,that is new.
We are lucky enough to be sponsered by Simon Says, who will be our monthly sponsers of 2011,the prize this month is $10 to spend in there store. So massive thank you to them,plus this week we are also being sponsered by whiff of Joy who are offering the winner one of there gorgeous stamps.
Well I went for new papers new images,and of course my new prisma's
So here it is,
The paper I have used is from the paper celler,which I also used in my previous,post then I stamped the chandelier onto the paper,then stamped and cut out the bird cage,and birds.  Added to 3d foam,and adheared to the card,colored with my pencils, And finished with some blue ribbon,and some adhesive stones.
I have also made this card using another of the images,from Kanban along with the papers to match too,which also come in this set.  These i printed off the CD,added some adhesive stones,ribbon and charm. Once again image colred with Prisma,s

So all is left for me to say is HAPPY NEW YEAR,and may you all have a great one,love to you all and for always giving me such great support,hugs cheryl xx
Challenges,
ABC keep it simple



45 comments:

Junibears said...

Hi dear Cheryl, Fancy having a chimney fire! Glad everything's OK.
Love your new cards, 'specially the chandalier one!
Thank you for all your support to me and I wish you and yours, blessings, wisdom and strength for this year.
Much love
June xx

* Shaz * said...

Great cards Cheryl sorry to hear of your fire but lucky you got to it quick, Happy New Year to you xx

jude said...

Omg you sure no how to go out in style hun with chimmney fire.so glad you found it in time.Love your creation the colours and image is fab.
Chat later Happy New Year!
hugs judex

pinky said...

Gorgeous cards Cheryl, I am so loving your colouring with the pencils, its has inspired me to get mine out again. Think I might just get that set of stamps today:)unless I am tempted with something else:}

Brenda Brown said...

Wo Cheryl, what a way to start new year, so glad it wasn't serious and everything and everyone is ok.
Love your cards, very pretty, both of them.
I hope you have a happy, healthy and peaceful 2011. Thankyou for being such a good blogging friend.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Teresa said...

Hello Cheryl these are georgous cards so pretty.
Happy New Year,
Teresa x

Zoechaos said...

OMG hope you are not thatched and will get the sweep in now! Your cards are very pretty you are so clever with colour and colouring. XOXO Zoe

Sadilla said...

wow cheryl they are both so nice... But the birds one is my favourite... it is so cute!!
big hugs
sadia

Sue C said...

That's certainly a different way to see in the New Year Cheryl, I'm glad you spotted it in time.
Both cards are beautiful, I particularly like the birds and the bird cage. Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenge. Sue C x

Shazza said...

Happy New Year Cheryl, glad the chimney fire didn't cause too much damage. Lovely cards, might have to make this my first challenge of 2011
x

Gez said...

HAPPY NEW YEAR Cheryl ♥♥
Gorgeous cards. Lovely colouring. Thank goodness you are okay..xx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Wonderful cards. Your coloring is perfect.

ileana said...

Hi Cheryl! happy holidays!!!! I saw you were good all year long and got awesome gifts!! you´ll love colored pencils! and looking at your coloring these days you´ll rock at that too! Hugs and wish you a wonderful 2011!

Netty said...

Thank goodness your chimney was sorted out and you are all safe.
Lovely cards Cheryl. Happy New Year. Hugs Annette x

Linby said...

Sorry to hear about your chimney fire - soot is supposed to bring good luck though!
These are both great cards Cheryl. I love the little sewing machine on the dress card, great touch.
Linbyx

qwiksave said...

Also sorry to hear about the fire Cheryl, that was so fortunate you smelt it.
'New' is a great theme for a new year challenge, could be tempted with that. Great cards too.

Happy New Year, Nicky x

Sue said...

Wow! Love your gorgeous card! Your coloring is fantastic!

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful cards Cheryl love the colours
and the gorgeous design.
Thank you for joining us over at SMC.
A very Happy New Year to you.

Hugs Linda

Dezinaworld said...

Hi Cheryl, Happy New Year my friend. I am glad you got the fire sorted before it spread. i am just catching up with my friends and thought i would pop by. I might take a look at the challenge as i have something i just made today that would fit the bill.
Your pieces are gorgeous and i adore that blue satin bow ... wow its so pretty as are the lil birdies you did.
Hugs June xxxxx

Spyder said...

Happy New Year Cheryl! Lovely cards, Your challenge suited my card too!!
((Hugs, Lyn))

minnie_mac said...

Happy New Year, Cheryl.

Thank goodness you spotted the fire in time.

Lovely cards as always.

Marilyn
x

Esther said...

Goodness you know how to see the New Year in wiht style!! Glad all is ok..love your cards - particularly the top one, gorgeous colours.JHappy NEw Year Esther xx

Juls said...

wow both of these creations are amazing....I have had these stamps for a few months now and I have not done anything as interseting as you have with them!!! Thank you for all your inspiration, you are a creative wonder!! Hugs Juls

Mina said...

oooohhhhh chimney fire...scarey...we had one once and had to call the fire brigade, all those lovely firemen made me want to start another lol...stunning creations Cheryl, I love love love that paper
Happy New Year
Mina xxx

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

omgoodness! now that's a new year if there's ever been one! sooooooooooo glad nothing was destroyed or anyone hurt!

absolutely stunning cards. love the bird cage and the dress is fabulous.

hugs :)

Maria Matter said...

oh what beautiful images Cheryl! lovely, lovely cards and your coloring is wonderful!!!

I'm so glad no harm came to you & your home, sending an extra big HUG for you, how scary it must have been!
Take care
hugs & blessings!

wearestampers said...

Glad to here nothing drastic happened with the fire! That would have been horrible!
Lovely coloring again with your prismas!

* Shaz * said...

Lovely cards Cheryl many thanks for joining in with us at SFC good luck.

Jackie said...

Two wonderful cards, Cheryl - the first is just gorgeous!
Happy New Year!

Liverpool Lou (Anne) said...

Gorgeous work as always hun :-)
So glad you caught the fire early!
Happy New Year :-)
Anne xx

Dawn said...

Oh loving the bird cage and papers very yummy.

Glad everything is ok with the chimney have a wonderful New Year

Love Dawn xx

Cazzy said...

Thanks for joining us over at Quirky Crafts for our first challenge of 2011 with your lovely birdcage card (which does show up as number 3 by the way).

Cazzy x

Spyder said...

There you go, I was here yesterday but Blogger did a wobbler on me! and I wasn't sure if my comment went! (It didn't!) Yes, your lovely card shows up and did yesterday too) Thank you so much for joining Quirky Craft's New Beginnings challenge Cheryl! Happy New Year!
(Lyn)

Stacy Walker said...

Very glad to hear that everything is okay. Very nice card. Thank you for joining us at Sew Many Challenges.

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi Hunny, gorgeous creations again hun, you've notlost your mojo that's for sure lol, hope your ok after your fire, good job you smelt it,wishing you a lovely New Year hun, and hopefully I'll be able to visit more too, he he,

Jill said...

sorry to hear about the chimney hun, love your 2 cards I love your unique style, so sorry i haven't commented for ages, i just don't get the time with working 30 hours and then all my DT comments, but thats no excuse I really am sorry hun you always leave me lovely comments and I thank you from the bottom of my heart you are such a lovely lady Happy New Year love n hugs Jill xxxx

Angel said...

Hi Cheryl.

Beautiful makes as always hun, pleasure to come over an see.

Glad the fire was soon sorted..

Thanks for joining us at SFC, good luck.

Huggies Angel

Chris said...

Happy New Year Cheryl! Glad your chimney fire wasn't worse.
I have been following your artwork since JJ forum and although your artwork has always been fabulous, I can't believe how much your art has blossomed if that is even possible to get any better. Here's to seeing another creative year of your art
Big Hugs, Chris xo

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Sorry to hear about your chimney fire - what a shock that must have been. Love these two cards Cheryl - beautiful colouring and design, as always. The little sewing machine charm is gorgeous, and perfect with the pretty image.
Have a fabulous 2011. Hugs, Sylvia xxxxxx

gina g said...

Beautiful creations as always hun, wishing you a Happy New Year. luv gina xx

Terry said...

You are a pro with those pencils! Love these creations! So glad you did not have any damage and were home at the time to discover it! Have a wonderful 2011 with no more big bangs!

Michele said...

your bird card is so pretty and romantic. love it. the dress is also quite wonderful. excellent coloring. you are off to a good start in the new year! xo

Dazie said...

Hi Cheryl and a very Happy new year to you! I cant wait to see what you make this year!

Love these makes hun and thanks so much for joining the sparkles challenge!
Dazie
x

Cor* said...

Wow, glad you got the chimey fire under
control! Your creations are unique as always! love the images and papers r stunning!

Spyder said...

It's time to vote for your favourite card and get all your blogging buddies to vote for you!! So hop over to Quirky Craft's! and vote!!

((Lyn))