Sunday, October 7, 2012

Guest Designer for The Christmas Card Challenge

     I'm guest designer this month for the Christmas Card Challenge group. If you are a challenge nut like i am, this is a great way to get those Christmas or winter cards complete way ahead of time.  If you've followed my blog for awhile you know that i was guest designer for this same group last October to.  I was very honored to be asked to do it again this October.

     For the challenge this week at the Christmas Card Challenge blog it is to use the Colors of Blue, Yellow, Orange and  Ivory.  Now this was a real challenge for me, because none of those colors scream Christmas to me.  I used a Bugaboo digital stamp that i had in my stash called "Bird Snowman"

Digital stamp from Bugaboo
Colored print cardstock and Trim-Michaels
Oval Spellbinders dies
Snow Writer-Marvy Uchida
Snowflake Buttons
 Snow flake border punch
Catch the Bug Anything goes
Colour Me Creative Bright Colors (2)
Di's Digi Design Animals Acting like people
Polka Doodles #40 Wings and Things
Delightful Winter Holiday
Simply Create  #5 anything goes
Created With Love #11 Christmas 10C
The Horse show went really well yesterday.  My Daughter rode her horse for the first time in a show and did very well.  She also rode 2 drawn horses and placed 1st in the 2 foot jump and 5th in walk/trot.  Not to shabby at all.  She came home with 5 ribbons total.


  1. Beautiful card and love the sweet image.
    Diane xx

  2. Adorable! Bright and cheerful with awesome coloring!! Hugz

  3. Beautiful Love the colors!! The bird is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Created With Love Challenges

  4. Congrats on the GDT! Fab job of using difficult colors for Christmas! Love the design, papers, and embellishments. And good for your daughter! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  5. Excellent bright Christmas card! The sentiment is perfect for the colours used. Thanks for playing along at Created With Love Challenges.

  6. Big congrats to your daughter!
    What a fun Christmas card. Love the non traditional color palette you've used and the snow looks fantastic.


  7. Oh my word, what a totally cute image! Thanks for sharing at Delightful Challenges.

  8. Merry and bright indeed, really fun Christmas card! Thank you for playing with us @ Delightful Challenges this week :)

  9. how cute and sweet, thanks for joining simply create!!!

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

    Bugaboo Stamps DT
    Jenn Zeeb