Monday, July 6, 2009

Christmas in July?????????????

Good morning,

I had to sit down last night and do this challenge for Stamptacular Sunday Challenge. I thought that Christmas sounded like it could be cooler than the 110 degrees that it really is outside.

It was a scorcher yesterday!!

Thanks for stopping by to have a look. Leave me a comment and say hello..I love it!
Have a WONDERFUL week. See you all mid next week.

Papers: Watercolor paper, bazill card stocks, Graphic45, Daisy D's

Stamps: Tilda with wreath by Magnolia,

Ink: Memento, copic markers watercolors pencils, Distressed inks to shade paper edges

EmBellies: pearls, prima flowers, 2 ribbons, 1 trim, ornament charm, stickles

Tools: nesties, cricut for swirls

Card is stitched on outside................


Tab said...

oooh fab card, love the sweet image and the colours and papers are delish! You could enter this card in for Just Magnolia Challenge as well, as you have used a a magnolia image and charm :O)
Hugs Tab xxx

Claire Ellen Designs said...

I love this, it makes me think of an American quilt, just great, hugs, Claire xx

Skraptacular Designs said...

110 degrees...YUCK! I do NOT envy you at all! It's in the upper 70s here and we're lovin' it!

I just love this cute little card! The papers you used are fabulous and I love all the attention you gave to the fine details of this card! SUPERB job!

Thanks for playing along with us at Stamptacular!


Riet said...

What a beautiful card Janny,l love the image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Penni said...

What a lovely Christmas Card.


Anonymous said...

Awwww I just love your card. Love all of the papers and the colors. That stamp is too darn cute!

Tara said...

Fabby Christmas card and such yummy papers, especially the tartan! This is such a sweet Tilda carrying the wreath too! You can tick one card off your Christmas list now... YAY!
110 degrees, phew that's hot - us Brits moan when it gets into the eighties, lol! xx

Line said...

Hi Jan, I just love your card! Gorgous papers and lace, and I love the little charm. Tilda looks so cute and your coloring is fab!

Thanks for joining us at SSC this week!

Hugs, Line

Anne Bente said...

åh..... it is beautiful, love it

Paula said...

What a wonderful card! I just love Tilda! I also love your use of the lace...just lovely!

I'm so glad you could join us this week at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge!



craftyb said...

This is gorgeous Janny, love your colouring detail and all your papers! bx

Vicky said...

Wow Janny this is beautiful! Love the traditional colours you've used and those red pearls are lovely! Blimey 110 degrees!! It was about 90 here for us in the UK last week and that is a heat wave for us! You poor thing I can't imagine what it's like having to live in 110 degree heat!!
Hugs, vicky -x-

Nikki Schmaltz said...

This is so cute. I love your paper,the lace and ribbon choice. A perfect Christmas card. Thanks for joining in our challenge

TattingChic said...

OMGosh!!! That is absolutely FREAKIN' ADORABLE!!!

June said...

My word your blog is beautiful, your so very talented, this card is gorgeous, thankyou for taking the time to visit me i really appreciate it huggies June xx

Rach said...

this is gorgeous, fabulous combo of papers and your image is coloured beautifully. hugs rachxx

Liza said...

This is such a gorgeous card, I love your papers, the lace trim and of course your Tilda image.

Liza x

Anonymous said...

what a great card I really love the image (must remember to put that one on my shopping list), and the papers work wonderfuly together. Thank you for taking art a ssc

Kim Dellow said...

Oh wow, I love this, I love the papers and what you have done with them. I'm doing some Christmas cards too and it is very strange to be doing them when it is so hot. Kim

Maria said...

Oh my gosh. . .what a pretty carad. You really have a way of using flowers and very pretty embellishments. I love those charms and the lace that you added. Great choice of dps too! Such a beautiful card!!


Pat said...

Lovely card Janny, just been using the same stamp myself yesterday, it goes so well with the papers you have used.

Pat xx

Anonymous said...

OMG Janny!! This is just the sweetest little Christmas in July I've ever seen!! Gorgeous!! ;)

Denise Clark said...

So pretty! Love the colors and all the attention to detail. Love that little charm. Just adorable!

Sprytebyrd said...

Absolutely beautiful! I love everything about this! Great job!
Thanks so much for joining us this week at SSC!

Crafting Joanne said...

This ia adorable Jan and so very pretty. Love the papers, image and detail.

Thanks for joining us this week over on SSC.

Joanne x

Jackie Thomas said...

Another beautiful creation. Gosh, you are so talented. xo Jackie

Tiets said...

This is gorgeous!! and you can't start soon enough with christmas cards!
Hugs Tiets

May-Bente said...

Gorgeous card... What more can I say... I just love it!!!