Christmas in July - day 5

Here is my card for Day 5 of the Christmas in July week at Catch the Bug: Photo challenge


I used the snow landscape and the reindeer as inspiration but this time with his friends (penguins, snowmen and bird) instead of with his boss. The fun digi is from Bugaboo stamps.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Christmas in July - Photo Challenge
- Christmas at Sweet Stampin - July - Anything Christmas Goes
- Crafty Gals Corner - Challenge # 132 ~ Christmas in July 
- Winter Wonderland - Christmas Penguins

Christmas in July - day 4

Here is my card for Day 4 of the Christmas in July week at Catch the Bug: Bingo
For my card I selected the bottom row: Embossing - Snowflake - Ribbon and here is my card


The die for the shaped card is from Sizzix and the snowflake is from Whiff of Joy.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Christmas in July - Bingo Challenge
- Christmas card challenges - CCC #17
- Penny's Paper-Crafty - Pennys Challenge 338
- Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - CHALLENGE #62

Christmas in July - day 3

Today not a card, but a gift bag for Day 3 of the Christmas in July week at Catch the Bug..


For the decoration of this bag I used dies from DoCrafts (the tag) and Yvonne Creations. The cute digi is from Lili of the Valley.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Christmas in July - ABC
- Lili of the Valley - July Challenge - Feature a Creature
- Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas - CHNC challenge 342
- Crafty Animals - Challenge #4 - Anything Goes

Christmas in July - day 2

Here is my card for Day 2 of the Christmas in July week at Catch the Bug: Sketch


For this card I used one of the cute images from Beccy's Place.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Christmas in July - Sketch Challenge
- Beccy's Place - July Challenge
- Creative Craft Cottage - Challenge #91 Christmas in July
- Crafty Animals - Challenge #4 - Anything Goes
- If you give a Crafter a Cookie - Cookie Challenge #73

Christmas in July - day 1

It's that time of year again, Christmas in July. Since I have not really started my Christmas cards yet I have decided to try and play along with the Christmas in July week at Catch the Bug.

Here is my card for Day 1: Sparkle & Shine


Next to the craft cardstock I used shiny gold for the middle. The stars are creme with glitter on them and the cute snowman is from Beccy's Place.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Christmas In July - Day 1 - Make it Sparkle!
- Beccy's Place - July Challenge
- Creative Craft Cottage - Challenge #91 Christmas in July
- Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas - CHNC challenge 342

Crafty Friends Challenge 62

This fortnight challenge is Floral

For this challenge I was lucky to work with images of both sponsors.

My first card is made with the image Flower Fox Nap from A Day For Daisies. The die I used is from Jeanines Art.


For my second card I used the super cute shy skunks from Pickled Potpourri. The folded card is embellished with the use of a precious marieke die.



This challenge is sponsored by:

and :

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I would like to enter the first card in the following challenges:
- A Gem of a Challenge - Challenge #198 "Animals" 
- Crafty Animals - Challenge #4 - Anything Goes
- Little Miss Muffet - Challenge #167 - Anything goes
- Create and Inspire - Challenge 64

I would like to enter the second card in the following challenges:
- Crafting Circle - July Crafty Awesomeness Challenge
- Penny's Paper-Crafty -Welcome to Pennys Challenge 337
- Colour Crazy - wk 28 - Anything Goes craft challenge 
- Fab 'n' Funky - Challenge #359 - Shaped Cards

Creatalicious #119

Hi All, it's time for a new challenge at Creatalicious challenges and the my very first as design team member. As always we have anything goes, but this time we have the optional theme Summer.

For my very first card I used a picture I made in the forest as the background. The image is Run Derek Run from our sponsor Dr Digi


Our sponsor this challenge is:

Prize - 2 images

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I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Crafty Gals Corner - Challenge #131 ~ Do it for the Dudes!
- Penny's Paper-Crafty -Welcome to Pennys Challenge 337
- Colour Crazy - wk 27 - Anything Goes Craft challenge

Crafty Friends Challenge 60

This fortnight challenge is Friendship

For this challenge I decided to make a book card.


Both digis are from our sponsor Sheep Ski Designs. The sentiment I made myself.

This challenge is sponsored by: Sheep Ski Designs

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/SheepSkiDesigns

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I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Creatalicious - DT call & Challenge #117 ANYTHING GOES 
-  Penny's Paper-Crafty - Pennys Challenge 333
- Little Miss Muffet -  Challenge #165 - Anything goes
- Crafty Animals - Challenge #3 - Anything Goes
- Incy Wincy Designs - ANYTHING GOES

Crafty Friends Challenge 58

This fortnight challenge is Use Summer Colors on your creation 

Use at least 2 of the colors from the photograph.

For my card I used an explosion background as I found this was a great way to use the Summer Colors.


The cute digi is from Bugaboo stamps, the die is from Joy!Crafts.

This challenge is sponsored by: Bugaboo stamps

http://www.bugaboostamps.com/

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I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Crafty Animals - Challenge #2 - Anything Goes
- Creatalicious challenges - Challenge #115
- Crafty Gals Corner - Challenge #123 ~ Add Flowers
- A Gem of a challenge - Challenge # 194 "Spring Fever"
- Penny's Paper-Crafty - Challenge 329

Shaker card

For my mother's birthday I made a card with a hidden shaker.


The images and sentiments are by From the Heart Stamps. The die I used for the frame is from Yvonne Creations.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the bug - Shake, Rattle, & Roll 
- Penny's Paper-Crafty - Challenge 329
- Simon Says Wednesday - A bit of sparkle (paper, pearls and sequins)
- Little Miss Muffet - Challenge #163 - Anything goes
- Through the Purple Haze - #125 Anything Goes