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CCAYR- A Wintery Thanks

Here we are! Our first challenge of 2018 on the Christmas Cards All Year Round blog!  Our theme is THANKS!  In keeping with our challenge, it has to have a Christmasy/winter theme to it.

 

 

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I had fun creating this card – I used some left over pieces from a card kit that I got from Scrapshotz.  The die cut deer I received in a swap and I love it!  I added some glittered accents in red for a pop of color.  Also, the thanks is from Stampin -up I believe. A few little gems to finish it off.

I hope you like it and don’t forget to stop by the blog and play along with us! We can’t wait to see what you create!

 

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KBD – Spotlight

Hello all! These holidays sure take the time away from my crafting! I know it’s been awhile.  I’m really hoping to be posting a lot more regularly going forward.

Today is my highlight day on the Kitty Bee Designs blog!  I am using this adorable guy called Snowman Panda which can be found in the store here

 

I just went with some simple copic coloring and lots of layers.  For some added oomph I did some glitter paper layers, just for a bit of sparkle.  I finished it off with some Nuvo drops in red and then a few little holiday embellishments.

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Thanks for stopping by!

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CCAYR – December

Hey there! I am happy to announce that I am a new Design Team Member for Christmas Cards All Year Round.Christmas Cards All Year Round.  I am super happy to be on the team and I’ve been playing in the challenges for awhile now.

So this month’s challenge is Anything Goes – as long as it is holiday/winter/Christmas themed.

Here is my card for this month!

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I decided to do some non-traditional colors for this card.  I did some smooching with my Tim Holtz distress inks in picked raspberry and peacock feathers.  The stamps are from Hampton Arts.  I think he’s just adorable.

Be sure to check out the blog today to see what the rest of the Gingerbread Gals have for you!

 

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KBD – Spotlight

Hello Scrappy Friends!

I’m up on the Kitty Bee Designs blog today with my spotlight!  I’m highlight the Gello Giraffe Christmas Lights image!    

 

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I’m using the last little bits and bobs from my Snowy Day DP.  I paired it with some stickers from Simple Stories & Fancy Pants.  I added just a few little Nuvo dots in Blue Lagoon for a bit of extra texture.  I hope you like it.  Don’t forget to join in on our latest challenge at Kitty Bee as well…you can find it here! 

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UYS #287

Monday Monday~  it’s here again everyone and so is this week’s challenge up at Use Your Stuff, this week’s hostess wants you to use 5 things in your stash that haven’t been cracked in awhile….it could be some DP, a tool, embellishments, maybe even a sketch?  Get creative and then we want to see it!

Here is mine, I chose

  1. DP from Crate Paper called Snow Day that has been in my stash for years now
  2. Enamel dots from Simple Stories
  3.  Pearls from Prima
  4. Merry Christmas stickers
  5. A cartridge (Create a Critter 2) in my design space that I haven’t used in at least 3 years!
  6. davLet’s see what you create now, head on over to the blog to see what the other Design Team members pulled out of their stashes and show us what you have been hiding in yours! 🙂

 

Entered into these challenges:

Jo’s Scrap Shack:Jo’s Scrap Shack: Anything Goes

Cardz TV: Anything Goes

Dragonfly Dreams Challenges: Winter

Corrosive Challenge Blog: Anything Goes

Crafty Friends: Christmas

Christmas Cards All Year Round: Candies, Cookies or Gingerbread

 

 

 

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BSC #272

Hey again!

Our new monthly challenge is up at Brown Sugar Challenges.  Our theme is Breast Cancer Awareness.  I know last month was the actual month for this, but we are extending it one more month because it is such an important issue.

Our sponsor is Di’s Digis

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For my card I just chose to create a Christmas card but kept the pink theme for BCA.

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I colored the image with my copics.  The DP is from Snow Day by Crate Paper and the PEACE sentiment is from Stampin Up.,  I added a few sequins and a few little pearl dots from Nuvo.  I hope you like it and please play along with us this month!  Remember you can use anything that makes you think of BCA – the color pink, the ribbon symbol, perhaps it is an image that you found to help a friend or loved one as they battle this terrible disease.

We can’t wait to see what you create!

 

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Merry & Bright

Hello all! Fresh back from Disneyland which was amazing!  I’m going to be working on my son’s autograph album and a scrap album of the trip so hopefully I will have layouts in the near future to share with you.

For now though, it’s a new challenge day at Penny’s.  Our sponsor this week is Cute as a Button .  This week’s prize is 2 single images from their store.

Taking a break from my autumn cards I created a fun little Christmas card using just supplies that I received in a recent swap.  It was fun to challenge myself to only use what was in the box! For coloring of the image, I just did some basic water coloring and I added a bit of glossy accents to the tree ornaments.  I hope you like it and I hope you will play along with us for the challenge, as always the theme is anything goes!

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