Gnome For Christmas – Happy Christmas

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Today’s handmade card has been created for the new challenge at I Love Promarkers Challenge #440

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes with the option of Season Greetings In July.

You must use either promarkers, flexmarkers, aquamarkers or trias on your work.

Our sponsor for this challenge is SheepSki Designs.

I have used one of their digital images called Gnome For Christmas.

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Gnome For Christmas

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

7″ By 7″ White Card
SheepSki Designs Digital Stamp Called Gnome For Christmas
The Paper Boutique The Essence of Christmas – Paper Kit
The Paper Boutique The Essence of Christmas – Coloured Card
The Paper Boutique Essential Die Collection Volume I
Snowflake Punch
Silver Gems
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Printed off the digital image Gnome For Christmas twice and then choose two papers (one a flower edge paper), one topper and one coloured card.

Layer one:
Cut a square from coloured card measuring 16.5 cm by 16.5 cms.
Cut a square from the flower edge paper measuring 16 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Using two different size circle dies, cut a large circle from coloured card then a slightly smaller circle from the second paper.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base using foam pads.

Layer three:
Using a circle die cut a circle from coloured card.
Matt and layer with a circle topper.
Attach to the top right of layer two.

Layer four:
Colour in the mushroom, sign and baubles on one of the digital image Gnome For Christmas then colour in the gnome on the second image, I used promarkers.

Gnome: Coral, blush, cardinal red, red, midnight blue, storm cloud, cool grey 1, 3, black
Mushrooms: Firebrick, burgundy, berry red, caramel, spice, saddle brown, Apricot, vanilla
Sign: Soft peach, sunkissed pink
Baubles: Pumpkin, gold, ice grey 3
Tree: Pine, emerald

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Gnome For Christmas

Cut a round the digital images leaving a small white border.
Attach the gnome to the first digital image using foam pads.
The attach to the card base over lapping layers two and three.

Layer five:
Using the first paper, fussy cut out the flower edge.
Attach to the card base using foam pads.


Thank you for visiting my blog and please feel free to follow and make any of my handmade card tutorials.
Any comments that you leave are really appreciated and always read.

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Challenges I would like to enter are:

Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge 20th July – Anything Goes

CD Sunday Plus Challenge #65 – Anything Goes Must Include Something From A Cd, Usb, Digital Download

Digi Choosday Challenge Wk 29 – Anything Goes

Ike’s World Challenge #146 – Anything Goes / Option of Xmas In July

Lemon Shortbread Challenge #150 – Anything Goes

The Holly And Ivy Challenge #97 – Anything Christmas Goes

Through The Craft Room Door Challenge 20th July – Anything Goes


8 thoughts on “Gnome For Christmas – Happy Christmas”

  1. Jocelyn Butler says:

    This is super cute. I’m loving gnomes at the moment and they are fast becoming my favourite character to craft with. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  2. Ginny says:

    A wonderful card Thank you for entering our Anything Goes Challenge atThrough The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to seeing you again next challenge. Good luck Ginny
    My Blog As I do Rodos

  3. Tinz says:

    What a stunning layout,

    Hugz Tinz

  4. Pamela says:

    Another stunning card from you Lisa. Thanks for continuing to support the challenge.
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  5. Love your gnome christmas card, gnomes are so in at the moment and this is perfect for christmas
    Thank you for joining us
    CD Sunday plus DT

  6. Wonderful card. So creative and love the gnome. So glad you shared over at Crafty Sentiments.

  7. Susan Renshaw says:

    What a lovely gnome image!
    Thank you for sharing with IKE’S WORLD Challenges!
    DT for IKE’S WORLD Challenges!
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

  8. What a lovely card. So pretty and fun. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles Digichoosday. Madison.

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