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Monday, July 14, 2014

BugABoo Penguin2 Christmas Card

Doodle Pantry Challenge for July is Make a Splash or Christmas Theme. Click here to enter challenge. Click here to see my Partridge in a Pear Tree Scrapbook Layout.

Made this Christmas card using BugABoo digi, Penguin 2. Colored digi on computer. Used a sketch which you can see below. Embossed a strip of white cardstock the falling snow using a Tim Holtz embossing border. Cut the sentiment tag using a Spellbinder die and I trimmed it to remove the ribbon opening on both sides. Heat embossed the sentiment. Added gems & stickles.

Supplies List 

digi: BugABoo Penguin2
embossing: Stampendous Kaleidoscope Transparent embossing powder
gem: Recollections
paper:  Paper Pizazz Red Plaid scrapbook  
   cardstock - red, red glitter, white
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Ovals
stamp:  Christmas Crafts - sentiment
stickles: Diamond
Tim Holtz: embossing - Christmas Borders Set

Entering this into the following challenges:

7/18 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch185 Glam It Up UE 7/12

7/18 Catch the Bug Christmas in Jul Sketch 1E(#1) 7/13


7/19 Glitter N Sparkle Ch93 Anything Goes 3E(#2) 7/13

7/30 DL.ART Thankful Thurs July Linky Ch 1Eperday 7/1

7/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Jul Ch UE 7/1 
7/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Ch UE 7/1


  1. Awe - he is sweet - nice color!

  2. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  3. Awww....that's a cute little penguin!

  4. I am so glad so popped in to show us your interpretation of the sketch! Thanks for joining in day 2 of Christmas in July with us here at Bugaboo Stamps this week! Good luck! I hope we see you joining in the rest of the week's challenges too!
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang

  5. love the paper! so glad you could join us in our week long Christmas in July fun!

  6. Wonderful card. I love the penguin image. Thanks for joining us at Catch the bug for our CIJ.

  7. Love this. The icicles are great across the base and the Penquin is adorable.

  8. Thanks so very much for joining our Sketch challenge during our week long events at CTB! I love your card and appreciate your support