Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #82

This week's Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge is actually a month long challenge!  First I am going to show you my creation for this week, and then move on to all the details.   I used an image from the Priscilla Styles store, "Christmas Ornaments".
The Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge has combined three sketches in this post that will last the WHOLE MONTH. We have supplied both the FANCY and CAS sketches for you. In the true celebration of crafting, you are more than welcome to enter as many cards as you like this month. You can even do a few of each if you want to. Just have fun, crank up those holiday tunes and get some Holiday cards created. In addition to entering your cards throughout the whole month, we would like to invite you to share with us some of your holiday cheer, memories and things that have made your holidays extra special throughout the years. Along with those wonderful cards you will be posting, we would love to see some holiday pictures (old or new). Share your yummiest holiday recipe, pictures of your pet with a bow in it's head, share your favorite holiday song, video or even a blast from the past with your dad dressed up as Santa. You name it, we want to see it!! You can leave your links in your comments or just add whatever you would like to share with us on your Midnight Madness blog posts.  In true holiday spirit, the prizes this month will be the gifts of giving from your heart and from all of us (DT and Players) and simply through the joy of sharing with each other.

I'd like to share one of my fondest childhood memories of Christmas.  When I was just a tot, my parents and I would always travel to my grandmother's house on Christmas eve.  I remember standing up on the pickup truck seat between both of my parents and we would sing Christmas songs at the top of our voices.  I'm sure I was too little to actually sing the correct words, but what an impression it made on me!  
Here are the December sketches... "YOUR PICK" Make it fancy, clean and simple, or somewhere in-between.  (I chose MMSC82 for my card.)

Feel free to enter multiple cards this month too!

Freshly Brewed Challenge - Winter, Christmas theme
Creative Belli Challenge - Red, Ribbon, Ric Rac(anything "R")
Cute Card Thursday - Blast from the Past - I used challenge 138 (anything goes)
Marks Finest Papers - have a bow on your card


April said...

Amazing as always Marsha...I never get tired of what you have to share!!!

Marlene said...

So pretty!

Becky said...

Beautiful card Marsha. Thank you for joining Speedy's Friends.

itsabrt said...

Marsha this creation is a real beauty!

Tracey said...

Another awesome project. I really like the gold diecut background.
Thanks for joining us at Fresh Brewed Challenge.

Joanne Travis said...

The ornaments are so pretty!
Thanks for sharing and for joining Speedy's Friends this week!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Gorgeous creation - beautiful ribbon and bow! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Lesley said...

Marsha that card is gorgeous, I love it!

Maria Matter said...

gorgeous Marsha, love the gold!!!
Thanks so much for sharing @ Creative Belli!

Donna Moore said...

Hey girl! Gotta say you are over the top on this splendiferous creation. I love your paper and the die cuts are simply perfect with this card. On the close up look I could see the smaller piece you have matted and these designs are yummy! You did Priscilla proud showcasing her beautiful ornaments, fantastic to say the least!!

BTW, your new blog background is gorgeous!! See you on Sat.!!

joy said...

Wowie - what a pretty card! Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Marsah - I love these Christmas Ornaments - you have created such a masterpiece with them!! Your details are divine Marsha and such attention to detail with every card! Love the gold and the Die - perfect! Thank you for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge for this sketch - we appreciate your support and love to see what you have been creating! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

Hi Marsha!
This is lovely! Love the color of that ribbon! I think I have said that before, but it is just so very beautiful! *LOL*
Love the colorings of Priscillas ornaments!

Priscilla said...

Wow Marsha, what can I say about your card. It is amazing and I just adore your style of card making. I am so lucky to have you on both my DT. Thank you for all you do hun. You are a true gift to us. I want to wish you a Merry Christmas.

Colleen said...

Another beautiful card! Love the flowers, and it just's pretty!

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