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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Snow kisses Xmas Card

Created this Christmas Card using BugABoo digi, CS Winter Wishes. Used a sketch which you can see below. The sketch challenged me quite a bit but once I got pieces ready it came together wonderfully. Used Lawn Fawn scallop borders dies that I received yesterday from Simon Says Stamp order in which they had free shipping 4th of July weekend. Stamped sentiment. Added ribbon.

Supplies List 

adhesive:  foam, glue dots, Scotch ATG
digi: BugABoo CS Winter Wishes
ink:  Adirondack Brights Purple Twilight, VersaFine Onyx Black
Lawn Fawn: die - Stitched Scalloped Borders
machine: Sizzix
paper:  cardstock - purples, Darice Purple Plaid, white
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
Spellbinder: Nest - Classic Circle, Scallop Circle
stamp: My Craft Spot Tiny Tags Christmas - sentiment
tool: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:  

7/13  Cardz TV Christmas in Jul Ch 1  3E(#3)  7/6

7/15  Catch the Bug Ch Christmas in July Day2 Sun Sketch  1E(#1)  7/10

7/15  CHNC Christmas Ch289 Color Purple  UE  7/9 

7/17  Dragonfly Journeys Ch65 July Jingle Bells Christmas    UE  7/10

7/19  Word Art Wed Ch Wk 238 239 Anything Goes  5E(#8)perwk 7/6

7/23  Pile It On Ch112 Use Your Fav Colors  UE  7/10

7/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Jul 2016  UE  7/
7/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jul 2016 Ch  UE  7/1
7/31  DLART Jul Linky  nostack 1Eperday  7/1  


  1. I love the purple shades! Cute card, Melissa! Thanks for joining our Christmas in July event this week. We hope to see you join in on the remaining days as well.
    Good Luck!
    Jen Leeflang
    Bugaboo DT

  2. You did great with this sketch, Melissa. I like that you left the image uncolored so that all the lovely shades of purple can be the main attraction nice work! Thanks for joining in our Christmas in July event, good luck! Pia, Bugaboo DT

  3. Melissa this is a fun winter card. This is so lovely. Thank you for taking time to share your creation with us in the #238-# 239 Word Art Wednesday Challenge.
    Blessings, Carole

  4. Hi Melissa! Purple is my favorite color so this is a great holiday card to me! Love the sketch layout too. Thanks so much for entering my challenge this week with all of your great entries :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  5. Gorgeous card - lovely colours!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x

  6. A wonderful creation - thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x