Monday, July 13, 2015

Merry and Bright

     One more card for the Catch the Bug week-long, Christmas in July challenge.  I'm trying to play each day and so far, I'm staying caught up.  Today they have a color challenge and this one was fun to do.



     The image is from Bugaboo Stamps (Edited to add:  I've been informed that this is an image from Paper Pretties but for some unknown reason, I had it saved in my folder of Bugaboo images.  My apologies to both companies.) and is colored with ProMarkers and die cut with a framing die by Spellbinders.  Mounted onto black CS.  The bow was originally white but I 'dyed' it with a marker.  Fast, simple, and CAS even though it looks much more complex because of the frame.

     Challenges:

4 Crafty Chicks
Inspiration Destination
Kitty Bee Designs
Outlawz Twisted Thursday
Penny's Paper-Crafty
Really Reasonable Ribbon
Sassy Studio Designs
Stempelsonnen

     That's it for today but tomorrow I may have two posts again.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

24 comments:

Asha said...

Eeeek! Just too cute, NC. He's cheeky little guy, isn't he?!
hugs, Asha

jimlynn said...

You nailed the colors! I have so much trouble with color challenges.
LOVE that cute, cute image! TOO much fun. Great card!
Lynn

Linda Simpson said...

Such a cheeky little elf and coloured beautifully. Loving the die you have used too.
hugs
Linda xxx

Pat (mspfd) said...

What a super fun image. Great take on the colors too. Have a great week!

Pia S said...

A great take on Bugaboo's color scheme and the Outlawz' theme of using dies. Thanks for sharing your sweet CAS card with us, great job!

Dawn Lancaster said...

Sweet little image & the colours are just perfect!
I love the die too!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Cumbrianlass said...

A fabulous fun card NC love the cute image.
Hugs Janet xx

Donna Ellis said...

Connie, this is beyond festive! Soooooo cote. I NEED this image! Your colors are extra special! xo

*Vicki* said...

This little guy is so happy and FUN!! :) Love the non-traditional Christmas colors on this NC!! HUGS

Shelly Schmidt said...

Darling- love his expression and love how you made the colors work. I personally think Color challenges are the most challenging of all! Sorry I have been MIA- on the road and spending the day catching up on blogging. Hope you are having a great summer and 4th!

Teresa Arsenault said...

Just darling.
Hugs,
Teresa

Michelle N. said...

Really cute Christmas card- Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee Designs Christmas in July challenge!

Jennifer Bradley said...

Fabulous card, love that cheeky little elf and he is coloured beautifully. Love the die you have used. Thanks for joining our challenge at Penny's Paper Crafty and we do hope you will join us again soon. Jennifer DT member xx

Jackie Scott said...

Your elf is adorable! Great color choices! A fun card for Christmas.
Enjoy your day.

Kathy/NorthCarolina said...

That Christmas Elf looks like he's been in the eggnog! What a cute card! Thanks for sharing with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

Tina Henderson said...

Absolutely adorable!!! Love that image and your coloring is fantastic! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week.
Tina- DT

THE BLUEBERRY BEAR said...

Thanks for joining our CIJ at Bugaboo.
Jen L
Bugaboo DT

sgc said...

Cute card. Love this color challenge. Thanks for playing in Bugaboo's CIJ challenges.

Helen said...

Great card - thanks for joining us at Penny's

Helen x

Peggie Sue @ Maxx and Boo said...

Fun card - love this image! Thanks for linking up with us at Kitty Bee Designs!

Cindy Groh said...

Super cute Christmas card. I love that white die cut. Absolutely beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs.

Bonnie said...

Great card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

Kim Kelley said...

Very cute. Adorable image! Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

Kim
SSD DT

Claudia said...

Tolle Karte. Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der SsC.

LG, Claudia