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August Challenge - Christmas

Hi everyone,

Again my apologies for not posting these cards on the blog sooner. Who'd have known that a new puppy would take up so much of my time!! I absolutely love our beautiful little Mika to bits and she has settled in so well with our family, but she has been taking up a fair bit of my time. Well worth every second of it though as I'm sure those of you who have met her agree. 

Anyway, our challenge for August was Christmas and I just love the wide variety of cards that were made for this one. I really love seeing what you all come up with and I hope you all had fun making the cards for this one. 

Our winners....
well in the beginners section the winner was 

Mary




In the advanced section the winner was

Rhonda



Other cards in the beginners section were

Rhonda



Glenda SM



Pat



Glenda SM



Rhonda



Rina



Pat



Rhonda



Glenda SM



Pat



Rhonda



Pat



Maralene



Thanks everyone for joining in the fun. 



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