Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Bugaboo - Tropical Santa

Hi all. I have decided to join the fun going on over at Bugaboo's 'Catch the Bug Challeng Blog' with their "Christmas in July" Blog Hop and Challenges. The above card is one of seven I hope to make before it is over and I am well behind, it started on Saturday July 13  and I am fast running out of time. The Saturday Challenge is  "Show us your Santa" and so I am, in my case a beach Santa covered in sand. Card is  4" x 5  1/2" ,basic no frill for easy mailing:O)!

Card Details:
Sketch: Mojo Monday #302
Stamp: Bugaboo digital stamp  " tropical Santa"
Sentiment: Stampin Up's 'Petite Pairs"
Paper: Stampin Up's Chocolate Chip, Whisper White, Taken with Teal(discontinued), Summer Sun (discontinued)
Ribbon: from Michaels
Embossing Folder: Cuttlebug 'Snowflakes'
Die Cuts:  MArianne Designs, Spellbinders Shapeabilities
Colour: Prismacolor Markers and Copics

1. MOJO #302:  Sketch  

2. Catch the Bug:  show us your Santa
3. Anything Goes:#97 Anything Goes at Anything Goes
4.Cuttin and Stampin #28 Christmas in July
5.Loves Rubberstamps:#61 Christmas in July


  1. Love the non-traditional colors and great coloring. Super fun and fabulous!

  2. Haha.. fun! I love that Santa still has his glittered hat on despite the weather!

  3. Love your beach Santa Glenda! Fab layout & papers.....that teal colour is gorgeous!
    Hugs Jo x

  4. Fabulous image Glenda, love the embossing and colours. I love it.

    Hugs Julie xxx

  5. What a fun card Glenda perfect for people who live in the Southern Hemisphere! Susan xx

  6. Great card! And perfect for a Christmas card sent to Florida or Hawaii! LOL! Love the great colors and sparkle!

  7. Fun and fabulous, that's what this card is!!! Great colors, so fresh and tropical.


  8. Perfect colors for this tropical Santa, Glenda! I'm sure glad the winners are going to be chosen with a random draw. I'd really hate to be competing with these cards of yours. Hugs, my friend. :-D

  9. Love this color combo for tropical Santa...Beautiful Christmas card. Hugz, joann

  10. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week for the Catch The Bug "Santa Challenge” with Bugaboo Stamps! Just loved your card, and hope to see more of your work in future challenges!

    Bugaboo Stamps DT
    Jenn Zeeb

  11. This is FABBY! LOVE the colors~ Thanks for playing along with us at Bugaboo's Christmas In July Celebration!

  12. Love your project! Thanks so much for helping to make our CIJ event at CTB a huge success!

  13. Love your Tropical Santa card and he is so perfect for Christmas in July! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  14. So that's what Santa does in the summer! lol. Love this adorable image and the cute design. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  15. Santa's looking pretty HOT!. Cute card. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Cuttin' and Stampin'

    Tammy S.

  16. How cute is that Santa image! I love your embossing and the ribbon touches!
    So happy you joined us at Cuttin' and Stampin'!