Sunday, April 30, 2017

Happy Penguin

Well, here it is May already and that means it's time for another challenge from Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra!  As always, it is anything goes as long as it is Christmas related and it goes through the whole month.  If you've been playing along with us, you will already have a good start on your Christmas card stash.  If not, it's definitely not too late to get started.  Here is my card for some inspiration:
Stamps: Bugaboo Stamps "Little Winter-Penguin" (I can't find it on their new website, so it might be retired); Verve "Peace On Earth" sentiment
Cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder

Craft Dee BowZ--anything goes with a handmade bow
Christmas At Sweet Stampin'--anything goes
ABC Christmas--H is for Home, I is for informal (my penguin is dressed informally)
Little Miss Muffet #161--anything goes
If You Give a Crafter a Cookie #67--inspiration photo (I was inspired by the penguins)

Aud Sentiments #178--use a stamp for your sentiment
Crimbo Crackers #131--kraft card (I used kraft for the tags)
Sweet Stampers--animals
Dis Digis--use something digital
Tuesday Throwdown #340--embossing
Crafting By Designs--have yourself a merry little Christmas
Fab n' Funky #348--Christmas
Penny's Challenge #326--anything goes
Crafty Gals #120--anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday--anything goes
Crafty Creations #340--anything goes
Fussy & Fancy #186--anything goes
Creative Fingers #129--anything goes
Hiding In My Craft Room #229--freestyle
A Gem of a Challenge #192--embossing wet or dry


Julie said...

What a cute card. Love that penguin
Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Julie T

The Crafty Critter said...

You picked the perfect paper to go with this sweet image! Thank you for joining us at Creative Fingers Challenges.
-Miranda DT

Rae Ann said...

The embossing is a great detail on this card. The layout shows off the image and the details perfectly.

Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner for our Anything Goes challenge.

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Brilliant card. Love the embossing and that sweet penguin. Perfect for our Christmas challenge this week at Fab 'n' Funky. Thanks for joining in the fun with us. Hope you to see you back again soon. Hugs, Wends xoxo Fab 'n' Funky DT

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is lovely! Thank you so much for sharing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy DT x

Hazel said...

Thank you, Heather, for your lovely inspirational design for CHNC challenge extra for May xx

Judith said...

Aw this is so cute and a great design too - thank you for playing along at Fab'n'Funky this week hugs judith x

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Heather! The image is adorable and I love how you've added the embossed panel.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Mandy xx

Nathalie said...

It's so gorgeous! Thanks for playing with us at Di's Digi challenge.
Nathalie DT

Unknown said...

Such a sweet card! Love the embossing! Thanks so much for sharing at Dis Digis!
Lucy x

Kuni said...

What a cute penguin, i love your card.
Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers challenge and i hope to see you again.

Chris said...

Cute penguin, lovely design! Thanks for playing along at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'

Angela said...

Your card is so fantastic and the little penguin looks so sweet.
Thanks a lot for joining us at our Animals / Tiere challenge by Sweet Stampers Challenge
Hope to see you again.
Hugs and greetings Angela DT