Sunday, July 16, 2017

Candy Cane Bear

Day 2 of the Christmas-in-July challenges at Catch the Bug and today they gave us a sketch to follow.




     The teddy bear and candy cane are colored with ProMarkers, then cut with a plain, rectangle die (QuicKutz.)   I matted the image with glittered CS and use a scrap piece of it for one of the banner flags.  I used gray and red CS for the bottom layers and used a scrap of the gray for the other banner flag.

     The three little trees are metallic and came from a bag of Christmas confetti.  The bells and bow were put together last year and were waiting in my Christmas stash.  The sentiment was done with a stamp and then heat embossed with metallic-red EP.  The ribbon was from my stash.

     Challenges:
Aud Sentiments
Christmas Card
Craft-Dee BowZ
Crafty Creations
Creative Moments
Cute Card Thurs.
Glitter n Sparkle
I {heart} ProMarkers
Ribbon Girl

     Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

11 comments:

  1. How fun- I did not know about the challenge- will have to look it up! Your card is just darling!

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  2. Thanks for entering our CHRISTMAS IN JULY, current challenge at Catch the Bug, lovely creation. Hope to see you here again.
    [aNNie] GD for Catch the Bug Challenges

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  3. This is great fun!!

    Thanks for joining in the festive fun at both Creative Moments and Aud Sentiments, as well as playing along at I Love Promarkers too!!

    Hugz Tinz

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  4. This is nice - a fun card that made me smile. Thank you for entering at Creative Moments.

    LeonaB x

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  5. Connie, This is the cutest card. That bear and the candy cane - adorable. (BTW being a cat lover myself, I just love all your blog headers.) Thanks so much for entering your darling card into our 'Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. I look forward to seeing what you create for our next challenge. Hugs, Barbara

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  6. What a cute card! I'm also hoping to make a couple of christmas cards during summer (holidays). Thanks for entering our anything goes challenge this week, at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

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  7. Oh my goodness, so cute! Thanks for playing along in our CIJ challenge at Catch The Bug.

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  8. Super cute...love your embellishing!!! Thank you for playing along with us at Catch the Bug's Christmas in July!

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  9. Aaaaah so sweet, such a cute teddy Bear. Love the use of the three tree's and the glitter of one of the banners. Lovely!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  10. Cute card! Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments Challenges. Hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs, Sandy

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  11. Very cute! Love that little bear! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges!- Lori DT

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