Friday, July 22, 2011

Bugaboo Christmas in July Weekly Challenge

This is my last entry for the Bugaboo Christmas In July celebration and is an entry into their weekly challenge: whoooo hooo -was heavy duty but great fun!

I spent the afternoon at my Stampin buddies kitchen table working away and creating this  (I think) delightful Christmas card. Another friend dropped in and there was three of  us , each doing our own thing, offering advice, talking and having a great time. The coffee was pretty good  too:)

 Card Details:
Stamp: Bugaboo's Bugaboo's July 22 freebie Deacon Candy Cane Christmas, background stamp   Stampin Up 
Paper: Stampin Up - Garden Green,  Real Red, Whisper White
Medium: Prismacolor markers  
SpellbindersNestabilities:  Labels Twenty
Snowflakes:   small from Martha Stewart corner Snowflake punch ;  Large  from Spellbinders Shapeabilities 'Create a Flake'
Other:  pearls ,  Martha Stewart Christmas Branches punch
Technique: heat embossing, dry embossing - Petals  - a - Plenty(Stampin Up) 

1. Bugaboo Catch the Bug:  weekly challenge
2. Digistamps 4 Joy: challenge #23 - Christmas in July
3. Paper Pretties PWC Challenge 163 - embossing -I have used two types heat and dry
4. Simon says Stamp and Show: embossing - I have both dry and heat embossing
5. Christmas Inspirations Challenge #29 anything goes (must have a Christmas theme


  1. Fantastic card Glenda, the embossing is amazing along with all of the layers! You did a fantastic job on ALL of the Bugaboo challenges! Good Luck.

  2. Great card Glenda. Loved it. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations challenges. Hope to see you playing again next challenges too.

  3. Glenda this is precious! I am loving your Christmas cards and am grateful for the inspiration - I usually can't think about Christmas until after Thanksgiving :) Your design
    lovely and that little elf is adorable!

  4. Love this Christmas card - just awesome. Hazel x

  5. Sweet card! Love it!
    Thanks for playing with us at xMas Inspirations.

  6. What a lovely creation - love the details and colors!
    Mama LoveBug from LoveBug Creations

  7. FANTABULOUS Christmas in July card!!!

    thanks BUNCHES for playin along with the TEAMIES and Simon Says Stamp and Show!!!

  8. This is just stunning Glenda, it is nice to share craft sessions with

  9. So cute.
    Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations challenges. Hope to see you with us again soon.

  10. what a fab card, cute image
    thank you for joining us this week at DS4J
    Love Jan