Shake it,baby!

** IMPORTANT : The challenge blog is not up and running for today as yet.Somebody has hacked the account and hijacked the email associated with it. Therefore Donna,the owner,is unable to access her account to post last week’s winner and the new challenge.Donna is dealing with this so please bear with her while she’s trying to rectify the problem.I will update here as soon as there are any changes in the situation.**

**Yay!! Were back!!**

Over at Pear Tree Designs we want to see your SHAKER CARDS!We also have a new sponsor this week.We have the fabulous Cardmadfairy’s Creations!Jenni produces the most delightful images so please go take a look.She’s also offering the very generous prize of  her set of 5 new Christmas digital images for one lucky winner! 

I have to say this Snowbaby’s Gift,from Cardmadfairy’s Creations,was an absolute joy to work with.Not only is it adorable beyond words it has lovely open spaces – just perfect to colour with Promarkers.For added texture and sparkle I applied some  White Opal Liquid Pearls and sprinkled some Crystal Glamour Dust over the top on the fur trimmed parts of the snowsuit.I added some more Glamour Dust on the spots using a glue pen.I filled the Nestabilities cut shaker frame with some fine Crystal glitter and a few tiny nail gems.

Here’s a closer view :

Image : Snowbaby’s Gift from Cardmadfairy’s Creations
Sentiment : From the Daisy & Dandelion A Winter’s Tale A4 pad (turned into a tag)
Mediums : Promarkers,White Opal Liquid Pearls,Crystal Glamour Dust,Zig 2 Way Glue Pen,fine Crystal glitter ,nail gems
Papers & Card : Patterned paper Daisy & Dandelion A Winter’s Tale A4 pad,Buzzcraft White Glitter Card,Crafter’s Companion  heat resistant acetate 
Tools : X-Cut guillotine,Lip Pattern punch,Nestabilities Large Classic Scalloped  Rectangles and Large Classic Rectangles,Marianne Design Creatables Snowflake 1 Die Set,Big Shot,Crop-A-Dile,Woodware anti-static bag
Embellishments : Crafts Too Cool Series Acrylic Stone Wheel,Eyelet and organza ribbon from stash

Just a few challenges this for! : 

ABC Challenge : H is for Holiday
Alota Rubber Stamps : Tag You’re It!
A Spoon Full Of Sugar : Snow/Snowflakes
Bee Crafty : Christmas 2
Creative Belli : Old,new,borrowed or blue
Crafty Ann’s Challenge : Christmas card using non-traditional colours (not sure if the blue/red combo is non-traditional enough.I won’t be offended if it doesn’t count – just ask me to remove it)
Crafty Calendar : Winter Snowflakes
Crazy 4 Challenges : Christmas card or item
The Creative Cottage : Someone Special at Christmas (for my great niece’s 1st Christmas) 
Cute Card Thursday : Anything Goes
Delightful Challenges : Glitter it up
Design Dollies : It’s getting cold
Die Cut Dreams Christmas Club : Snowflakes
Digi Stamps 4 Joy : Inspired by Christmas/Holiday Season
Ellephantastic : Butterfly and/or Christmas
Fairy Tale Challenge : Everything Goes
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday : Use glitter
I Love Promarkers : Icy Colours (there is the red accent colour which is technically warm.If this doesn’t fit the challenge I won’t be offended if you ask me to remove it)
Little Red Wagon : Do it in 3’s (snowflakes)
Scrap Creations : Christmas
Sew Many Challenges : Blue & White
Shelly’s Images : Anything goes with Christmas Theme
Stamp Something  : November Digi Day
Stampavie and More : Use a tag on your project
Sweet Stampin’ Challenge : It’s all about snowflakes
Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge : Sparkle and Shine
The Stampman Challenge : Christmas
Wags ‘n Whiskers : Acetate,tissue or vellum
ABC Christmas : Winter Wonderland
No Time To Stamp : Non -traditional  Christmas colours (again not sure if the combo counts so I won’t be offended if you ask me to remove it)
Christmas Stampin All Year : Stripe Challenge
Crafts and Me : Glitter
Crafty Purple Frog : Time for you to sparkle
2 Sisters : Christmas
Scrappy Frogs : Merry Christmas !
Top Tip Tuesday : Use an image/sentiment
**Rub  over the acetate with an anti-static bag before adding glitter to the shaker.It stops the glitter sticking to it.**


Lisa x

49 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Annette
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 14:41:30

    what a cute card, love the image

    thanks a lot for joining our very first Fairytale challenge




  2. Michelle
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 14:49:03

    Very sweet card, love the cute image and great idea to make a shaker! Thanks for taking part in this fortnights Ellephantastic challenge.
    Elle DT


  3. Shelly Parker
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 14:57:19

    Just so cute! Thanks for joining us this week for our challenge at Shelly’s Images. It was so fun to drop by your blog again!


  4. Min
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 14:57:58

    What a super neat-o shaker card. The papers and image are just perfect!
    Thank you so much for playing along with us this week for the Terrifically Thrilling Thursday Challenge at Shelly’s Images! We hope you’ll join us again!
    Hugs & Happy Days!


  5. Linda
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 15:20:26

    Beautiful card Lisa love the colouring and gorgeous design. Thank you for joining us over at Sew Many Cards

    Hugs Linda


  6. Debbie
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 15:37:53

    fantastic card! the image is beautifully coloured and the bp’s are fab! gorgeous! x good luck with all those challenges x


  7. sue
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 15:49:43

    Hi Lisa
    aww what a gorgeous shaker card, super cute image, fab colour work, luv all the sparkle,thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x


  8. KarenB
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 16:19:22

    Hi Lisa,
    I love your card! I’ve never made a shaker card before, and yours is just so adorable 🙂 Thanks for dropping in at the Design Dollies this week.


  9. Jill
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 17:23:31

    Really lovely baby card! Thanks for playing along at Ellephantastic this week and hope to see you next time. Jill


  10. samantha
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 17:30:05

    Oh lovely shaker card! I have only even made the one shaker card! so well done you! Thanks also for joining in with us on the ABC Christmas Challenge, Samantha :0)


  11. Jane Carroll
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 17:32:09


    Thanks for joining us on SCSC 🙂

    Hugs Jane x


  12. Karlinchen50
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 17:46:36

    This is a very nice card and a sweet image.

    Thanks for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge
    Hugs Karla


  13. karen
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 17:49:15

    This is gorgeous Lisa, love the image and the papers are fab! Thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers and DCD Christmas Club.


  14. Maggie
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 20:27:51

    Lovely creation! Thank you for joining us at TTT at




  15. Claire C
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 20:32:11

    I love shaker cards and this is adorable! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann’s and good luck, hope to see you again soon
    Claire xx


  16. Bianca
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 21:56:58

    One more lovely card from you! The baby is so cute! Thank you for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challengeblog! xx Bianca


  17. PokSa
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 22:48:05

    Oh, so sweet. I love this gorgeous card.
    Thanks for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challenge.


  18. kate
    Nov 15, 2010 @ 23:12:29

    very nice card- thanks for joining us at I ♥ promarkers this week


  19. charitycrafter
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 00:48:16

    Really gorgeous x so pretty x Thanks for joining us this week at TOP TIP TUESDAY x Leigh x


  20. Carissa
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 00:49:04

    Lovely card. I have never made a shaker card before. I will have to give it a try. Thanks for joining us at ABC Christmas. Hugs, Carissa


  21. Laralee
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 04:18:44

    Great job on the Sew Many Cards challenge. Love your colors, please be sure to come back and join us again.

    Laralee DT


  22. darling Ho
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 08:07:25

    What a lovely shake card! The color you used is pretty!
    Thanks for you join our 1st challenge at Fairy Tale Challenge and SEW MANY Challenges..
    ~~darling Ho~~ FTC DT & SMC DT


  23. Michele
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 08:56:18

    Such an adorable card. Thanks for joining us this week at WnW. Hugs Michele x


  24. Ann Whitfield
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 10:49:45

    This is fabulous Samantha! The image is adorable and perfect for a shaker card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Ann’s and helping us to celebrate our first birthday.
    Ann x


  25. Radwa Bayoumi
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 12:53:54

    Really amazing.Thanks for sharing it at SMC this week


  26. Lori
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 16:19:28

    I just love shaker cards and this one is truly precious, thanks for joining us this week at the DCD Christmas Club!


  27. Vanja
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 18:46:27

    Beautfiul card! Fabulous papers and colouring.
    Thank you for joining us at Ellephantastic challenges. 🙂

    hugs, Vanja


  28. Julie
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 19:20:39

    A fabulous shaker card. I love them, but am so ashamed to say that I’ve not made one yet! Thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    Julie W x


  29. Lorraine
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 19:59:59

    A lovely card. Thank you for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.


  30. Melanie Risk
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 20:16:59

    This is a delightful shaker card. So adorable. Great color choices too.


  31. sara
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 21:41:30

    super cute what a fab little image thanks for joining us at DCD christmas club
    hugs sara x


  32. sarah-louise
    Nov 16, 2010 @ 23:29:52

    this is fantastic, i love the shaker card and the colouring is outstanding

    Good luck in the challenges and thanks for playing with us this week.

    Sarah-Louise xx
    tiggertastic blog
    Design Team Member for : Crafty Purple Frog
    Creative Card Crew & Bearly Mine Designs


  33. Debs
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 08:33:11

    a really sweet card :0)..thanks for sharing it with us at WNW…

    Debs x


  34. Susan's Crafty Chaos
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 11:56:01

    This is so cute, just adorable and perfect for baby’s first Christmas 😀


  35. Rachel A
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 18:12:50

    Gorgeous card!! love all those sparkle!! Thanks for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges.


  36. Pattie Goldman
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 18:58:33

    Super cute! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something for our Digi Day challenge!


  37. Sue C
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 19:39:13

    Lovely card, the image is really sweet ! Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenge. Sue C


  38. Jayne Hayward
    Nov 17, 2010 @ 19:46:27

    Love the shaker you have made which goes perfect with the image. Love the dp too.

    Thanks for joining in with us over on ABC Christmas Challenge

    Jayne xx


  39. Lorraine
    Nov 18, 2010 @ 00:22:15

    this is a very sweet shaker,thankyou for joining us at sweet stampin and good luck xx


  40. Marie
    Nov 18, 2010 @ 05:05:34

    Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges. Marie x


  41. Sammibug
    Nov 18, 2010 @ 07:13:28

    Adorable image. Love this card. Shaker cards have always been one of my favorites. Thanks for sharing your creation with us in our Anything Christmas Challenge, at Shelly’s Images!


  42. Lisa Sparkle
    Nov 19, 2010 @ 19:29:30

    Thanks for joining us at The Stamp Man challenge. Great card!!!


  43. Val
    Nov 20, 2010 @ 01:30:35

    This is really cute, and I love the image. Thanks for joining the challenge at Sweet Stampin this week.


  44. Cheryl (shestamps)
    Nov 20, 2010 @ 04:01:26

    What a CUTE shaker card!


  45. Shelly Schmidt
    Nov 23, 2010 @ 03:40:04

    Such a sweet image- great shaker card! Thanks for joining the Belli Challenge this week


  46. Amy
    Nov 23, 2010 @ 21:40:15

    Hee hee what a cute image and I love the shaker idea 😀
    Thank you for joining us at Crafts and Me and good luck.


    Amy xx


  47. Gemma
    Nov 23, 2010 @ 23:24:40

    a beautiful christmas creation! Thanks for joining in this week at Digistamps 4 Joy!! Hope to see you again next week! Gemma 🙂


  48. Debbie Harris
    Nov 24, 2010 @ 14:19:52

    Cute card, thanks for joining our challenge at Digistamps 4 Joy!


  49. Mel M
    Nov 25, 2010 @ 07:45:15

    Very cute. Love the sparkle in the snow. Thanks for joining us at Digistamps 4 Joy. Hope you can join us again


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