Sunday, July 10, 2011

Tis the Season

Christmas in July, yes! This is the first summer in 5 years where I haven't been busy with Christmas card workshops, it seems very strange indeed. So I guess I need to make the cards on my own and I used this beautiful image from Doodle Pantry. It does come in a coloured version, however I coloured this one myself and really like how it turned out. A very fast, simple and easy card. I'm entering this into:
Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge: use a doodle pantry image
Sweet Stamps Blog: Christmas in July
Tuesday Throwdown: Christmas in July
Designers Choice Challenge: Christmas in July
Terrifically Thrilling Thursday Challenge: Celebrate (I used embossing, punches, digi, ribbon)
Moving Along with the Times: Christmas in July
Stampin with the Dragon: Christmas in July
Tuesday Morning Sketches: sketch

Stamps: Doodle Pantry Holly and Juniper
Paper: whisper white, real red
Ink: none
Other: prisma markers, EK success snowflake punch, MS snowflake punch, stampin up classic/scallop oval punches, spellbinders classic/scallop circles, ribbon, cuttlebug snowdots embossing folder, recollections mini brads

15 comments:

  1. Beautiful, Dawn! I am loving this. It makes me think I should be making Christmas cards since this is the second one I have seen in the last day or so. But I love love LOVE the beautiful crisp look of this!

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  2. Wow, this is beautiful! You are so smart to get ahead of the Christmas crunch. Wonderful coloring, Dawn. Love all the texture and dimension!

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  3. This is a beautiful Christmas card! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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  4. Super Christmas card Dawn, wonderful job on the holly and juniper image, great background. Thanks for joining us at DPDC#14!!

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  5. Very pretty! I have that embossing folder, and the funny thing is, I was just looking at it the other day when I was reorganizing my room. :)

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  6. Ooh so pretty! Love the crisp feel of this, and your sweet snowflakes -- they remind me of little candy canes. Thanks for sharing this with us at Tuesday Throwdown! :-)

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  7. Great card, love the embossing!

    Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  8. fabulous Xmas card, love it, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at Stampin with the Dragon. I have candy if you are interested.
    Hugs Kate xx

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  9. A lovely card and brilliant colouring. Thanks for playing at MAWTT this week.
    Hugs
    Valxx

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  10. Wonderful traditional Christmas card.
    Thanks for playing along with us at MAWTT this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  11. So pretty! I feel cooler already! Thanks for playing with us at Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 14!

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  12. Beautiful card! I love the textures and your use of white space.


    ~Cheryl~
    Stop by my blog to check out my blog candy!

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  13. This is gorgeous, love the design! Thanks for sharing with us at The Doodle Pantry! Hugs, Karen

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  14. Beautiful card, Dawn! Love that you cooled us off with that Christmas card - it's been SO hot here!! Thanks for participating in the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 14!!!

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  15. Hi. Thanks for playing at Stampin With The Dragon this week.
    Hugs Nataliya

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