Friday, July 19, 2013

Christmas Ornament

So, I have some exciting news to share with you!!  The Clearly i Stamp Challenge Blog sent out a design team call a couple weeks ago and I was asked to join the First Ever Clearly i Stamp Challenge Design Team!!!  Yippie!! I'm so excited!  Today is the first challenge with the new Design Team and our challenge is: Christmas in July.  It is time to begin those Christmas cards, folks.  So, hop on over to the blog and check out all the details.

Viva La Verve July week 1--sketch

Card Mania Challenge #25--pearls and/or gems
Eureka Stamps #48--Christmas in July
{Pin}spirational Challenges #66--inspiration photo (I took inspiration from the stitching--even pulled out my sewing machine!)

Crafting By Design--anything goes
Delightful Challenges--glitter bling and sparkly things (I used lots of clear rhinestones and spritzed my ornament with glimmer mist before adhering it to the card)
C.R.A.F.T. #216--inspiration photo (I took inspiration from the brown and turquoise colors in the photo)

Southern Girls Challenge--No spoolin' (don't use anything that comes on a spool)
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra--anything Christmas Goes
Merry Monday--month long anything Christmas Goes
Beat The Christmas Rush (June 25-July 24)--anything Christmas Goes

Stamps: Clearly Digi Stamps "Vintage Ornaments" and "Vintage Ornaments sentiment"
Papers: Basic Grey
Dies: spellbinders circles, large; Verve "Charming Ovals" dies


Chris said...

Gorgeous card! Love the colours and papers! Thanks for joining us at Southern girls Challenge!

Hazel said...

Another gorgeous entry for CHNC challenge extra for July - thanks for adding x

Bonnie said...

What a beautiful ornament, Heather! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Merry Monday! And congratulations on your design team post!

Kathy D. said...

Congratulations!! So happy you put in for the DT. Great work as i said before!!!'

Kathy D

Niknak said...

Great card! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenges!!

Chris Hanselman said...

Love the card. The papers and stitching are fab. Thanks joining our Celebrate with Glittery Bling and Sparkly Things at Delightful Challenges.


Sheryl said...

Great choice of papers and colours. Congrats on your DT position. Good to see you at CRAFT this week hope you pop by again soon. Hugs Sheryl xx

Unknown said...

Beautifully designed card, thank you for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges xx

angelic crafter said...

Beautiful card Heather, Lovely mix of colours. Congrats on your new DT position! Thanks for joining us in our no spoolin challenge over at the Southern Girls. XOX Tania

Crafting Vicky said...

Love the take on the sketch and the great non traditional colors!!!! Congrats on the DT position.

Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky said...

Fantastic card with beautiful colors and coloring! Thanks for playing along with us at Southern Girls Challenge!
Carolyn DT

tshupile said...

Thanks for sharing this card with us at {PIN}spirational Challenges.
Anat (tshupile)

Marcee Rodgers said...

Beautiful vintage-y Christmas card! Thanks for playing with us at Digital Delights by Louby Loo.

sharon said...

Thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x

Life - Up, Down & Sideways said...

Great card. Love the sketch and your take on it. Thank you for playing along with us at Crafting by Designs.

Tammy S.

MiniOwner said...

A super card - great to have a sketch interpreted for a card. Thanks for joining in with Beat the Christmas Rush.
Sue x

Deanne Saunders said...

Great card!!! I love machine stitching on cards!!!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
A Little Bit O' Paper