Sunday, July 07, 2013

Christmas in July Challege at Platypus Creek Digitals

Christmas in July...already thinking about Christmas cards here in July which is actually five months away.  Here is a card I created for the DT presentation over at Platypus Creek Digitals...

 

Name of this digital image is Hannah's Snowman, and is a cute image.  I open the jpeg file into my Silhouette Studio DE, traced and print and cut the image.  The blue and white polka dot background is a scrapbook page I downloaded from a website, and I used a piece of white cardstock with the top edge torn with a decorative edge ruler to hopefully give it a look of a snowbank.  

The puppy dog was stamped with a acrylic stamp I had on had along with the sentiment - they're from the same set.  I colored the hat, carrot nose, scarf and arms with Copic markers.  The dog and scarf is colored with Stampin Up markers.

I added some clear gemstones as snow flakes on the blue background.  

Thank you for stopping by to visit with me, and hugs to all. 
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Challenges entering:
  1. CHNC Christmas Card suitable for a child
  2. One Stop Craft Challenge #233 Anything Goes
  3. Craftyhazelnut Extra Challenge for July Anything Goes 
  4. Challenge #179 - Christmas in July
  5. IIC #116 Christmas in July
  6. Pile It On #28 Water (Snowman frozen water!!)

8 comments:

Hazel said...

What a jolly snowman - cute card - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge 132 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for July - I'd love to see it there too. x

Liz Thomson said...

Never too early to start making Christmas cards and love that snowman. Thanks for playing along at OSCC

Pat said...

Super Christmas card, cute image, thanks for sharing with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.

Pat xx

Beccy said...

Great snowman - the snowbank effect works well. thanks for sharing with Fab n Funky
Beccy x

Julie Ann said...

Great Christmas card G-ma and such a wonderful entry for our "Christmas in July" challenge over at Inky Impressions this week.
Thank you so much for joining in the fun
Julie Ann x
(Inkette)

CG said...

Love your take on our "Water" challenge at Pile It On! Such a cute card. Really like those gemstone snowflakes too. Thanks for also entering our DT call! Best, CG

BethieJ said...

So CUTE!! And YEAH for getting holiday cards done early!!
Thanks for joining us last week at PIO!! Have a GREAT day!!

Helen said...

Fab card - love your frozen 'water' - ha ha!
Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
Helen x