Saturday 6 July 2013

CHNC challenge 132: Christmas card suitable for a child

What a delightful lot of 'all wrapped up' entries there were for last week's challenge. It's great to see 'regulars' playing along with the challenges and also lovely to see one or two who are new to this blog - thanks for joining in and I hope you come back again for today's challenge.

Before I get on to today's challenge, I need to let you know the winners of challenge 131. There were, of course, three opportunities to win a prize.

The first winner:

Number 1: Helen, who shared this lovely card:

Congratulations, Helen. Please email me at with your full name and address so that I can arrange for you to receive your three packs of die cuts from Crimson Cloud.

The second winner:

Number 20: Margo S, who shared this lovely card:

Congratulations, Margo. Please email me at so I can arrange for you to receive your prize workshop class from My Creative Classroom.

The third winner:

Number 3: Kanda, who shared this lovely card:

Congratulations, Kanda. Please email me at so that I can arrange for you to receive your $10 gift certificate from Cedar Chest Designs.

Now on to:
Challenge 132

For today's challenge I'd like to see a Christmas card suitable for a child

The first sponsor today is Robyn'sFetish Digital Stamps And More:

'Robyn'sFetish Digital Stamps And More, a division of I Did It Creations, was created and is owned by Robyn Weinrib. Robyn offers a wonderful variety of digital stamps and digital papers, designed to meet the needs of all digital paper crafting addicts for every occasion.'

Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More is happy to award the randomly chosen winner the choice of 5 digital stamps.

The second sponsor is Sharon:

'Hi, my name is Sharon, and I am a 40+ crafting addict, with an understanding husband and two amazing sons. I am very lucky as I manage to earn a living teaching card making, scrap booking and jewellery making classes, along with a bit of curtain and blind making on the side. I joined the Stampin' Up community in October 2012, and hope it will allow me to meet and make new crafting friends, along with a bit of income to help pay for my crafty habit.'

Sharon is offering a prize of 50 assorted charms for the randomly chosen winner.

The third sponsor is Katy Sue Designs,:

'About - We design and manufacture many papercraft products including the Flower Soft® embellishment range used by crafters Worldwide.
Mission - To use our teams creativity to make craft products that are loved by crafters around the World.
Company Overview - We design and manufacture papercraft products such as stamps, decoupage, card making kits and papercraft CD Rom’s as well as the Flower Soft® craft embellishment range. We have our own graphic design team and also work with leading artists and illustrators under license. Our products are used by crafters around the world and regularly appear on craft shopping channels such as Create and Craft, HSN and HSE.'

For this competition we would like to giveaway this Winter Theatre Cards CD

As well as clicking on the link for the Winter Theatre Cards CD, please have a look here at the video showing how to make theatre cards.

Please visit the websites of these generous sponsors and support them -
you will be spoiled for choice!

For my card I've used 'jolly ole Santa' kindly supplied by Robyn'sFetish Digital Stamps And More - you can read more about the card here on My Crafty Outlook:

Now it's over to you. As usual, you can use any materials, any techniques, as long as the end result is a Christmas card. - this week I'd like to see a Christmas card suitable to give to a child.

I look forward to seeing what you come up with for this challenge - please add a link to your blog post (not your blog, but the actual post where your card can be found) by 22:00 UK time Friday 12 July. Please mention my blog and create a link within the post for your creation.

You can enter as many times as you wish (a good way to build up your stock of Christmas cards) and also link to any other challenges that allow you to do so, but new work only, please.

A new challenge will be set on Saturday 13 July when there will once again be three chances to win a prize, thanks to generous sponsors.

Please add your link to inlinkz. If by any chance it disappears, please leave a comment with the link to your blog post and I will make sure it is added.

If you haven't done so already, please become a follower and grab my bright pink button to post on your sidebar and help continue to spread the word about this challenge blog - thank you.

Don't forget

Don't forget that 'anything goes' monthly challenges are on my Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra blog - you can share any Christmas card you make throughout the whole month, including those that you link here - there is no restriction on the number of entries you can make throughout the month - the link for CHNC challenge extra for July is here.

Thank you for your support
I look forward to seeing your entries

Pin It


  1. Can't believe I'm one of the lucky winners, thanks so much. I've sent you n email xx

  2. Thanks so much for letting me know about the other challenges Hazel. I have amended my post accordingly and entered them. Michelle x

  3. Many congratulations to your winners Hazel and wow gorgeous cards and another fab challenge xx

  4. Well done to the winners - and another great challenge Hazel! Love your card :)

    Hugs, Di xx

  5. Wonderful cards all around and yes made it again well two weeks in row how'zat?? Shaz in oz.x

  6. Fabulous inspiration card Hazel, thank you for another great Christmas challenge.

  7. Well done to the winners and another great challenge


Thank you for your kind comments