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Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Child's Christmas Card


I love this image  and what an easy card to make:
  • Take the image and  colour it
  • Use a die cut to cut the image out
  • Frame it with a contrasting piece of card stock using the same or slightly large die cut
  • Make a sentiment
  • Emboss a piece of card stock for the  background, attach image and sentiment
  • Attach it to a border and a card base and you have a card!
 Now how easy was that!

I had company all week-end  and I am playing catch up  so I can enter all the challenges for the Bugaboo Blog challenges  which starts on Saturday and goes on all week. This card is for the Saturday Challenge which is to create a card for a child : See here for all the challenge details! 

Card Details:
Stamp:  Popcorn Bears
Paper: Stampin Up
Medium: Prismacolor Markers
Die Cuts: SpellbindersNestabilities  
Other: stickles   
Embossing Folder: Snowflakes by Cuttlebug (Provo Craft)

Challenges:
1. Catch the Bug Christmas in July Saturday Challenge - Kid's  Christmas Card
2. Amusing Challenges: Christmas in July
3. CI Paints -Inspired by Christmas in July
4. One Stitch at a Time: #122 Anything Goes
5. Quirky Crafts Challenge: #115 Christmas in July
6. Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog: #116 Christmas in July
7. That Craft Place Challenge: Anything Goes
8. The Squirrel and the Fox: #22 Kid or Babies - mine is a card for a small child



19 comments:

  1. This is adorable!! And I really like how you made the layers! I have some Nesties that are too big (in my opion) for the shadow layer, so I'll try this!!

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  2. What a cute pair. Great card Glenda!

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  3. Awww, that's so cute Glenda, what a great image and it looks wonderful against the embossed background.
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  4. Beautiful Glenda,love the image.xxx

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  5. Oh wow Glenda, what a super image so beautifully coloured. Love the embossed background, absolutely fabulous.
    Love Sandra xxx

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  6. What a sweet image! Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge.

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  7. Aww how cute is that i love it. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Trisha x DT

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  8. Very cute card, I love "popcorn Bearn" stamps. Thanks for sharing it with us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge.

    Laurence

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  9. This is lovely! Perfect for our Challenge at One Stitch at a time, thank you for sharing and good luck with the Challenge. Judy DT

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  10. This is so gorgeous! Thanks for joining the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge this week.

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  11. Hi Glenda this is a super card, the image is so sweet and you could use it for birthdays too! Love the embossed background xx

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  12. Glenda this is my favourite kind of card, large image and easy to put together, lol! Love your colouring and background paper

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  13. Just precious! Thanks a bunch for playing with us at Creative Inspirations Paints!

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  14. Adorable card!

    Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug “Christmas in July" Celebration & Challenges with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you join us again today for a fantastic new challenge.
    Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

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  15. Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining in with our anything goes challenge over at OSAAT and good luck. Hugs Julie

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  16. WOw! Fantastic coloring skills. :) Thanks for playing along with my Amusing Challenges this week. Love your entry!

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  17. Sorry for late comment! I love this stamped image (although I could do with a bigger block!) Thank you for joining my challenge 'Christmas In July' over on Quirky Crafts.
    ((Lyn)) Quirky DT

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  18. Dear Glenda a really gorgeous card another feast of colour and the image is so sweet. The parcel is genius. Vee xx

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