Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Christmas in July

Welcome! We definitely need a little Christmas on this hot, hot, hot day in July!
 
Challenge: OWH Midweek Throwdown (Christmas in July)
    Challenge: 52 (Christmas) Card Color Challenge (use Deep Red, Dark Green, Dark Brown, Vanilla/ivory)
Image: Whimsie Doodles "Stocking Goodies" digital stamp
Copics
Paper piecing
DP: My Mind's Eye "The Merry Days of Christmas" & "Sweater Weather" (both 6x6)
Martha Stewart snowflake punch
Candi dots
Thanks for stopping by today! Stay cool.

12 comments:

Diane said...

awwww- love her! I adore your coloring- her hair is wonderful! The paper piecing is great too! Fabulous card--this challenge is helping to beat the heat!

Donna Hanley said...

Love the vintage look to this adorable card. The muted colors are such a nice change for the bright reds and greens. Stay cool my friend.

Mynnette said...

Such a darling image! LOVE the little snowflake detail and your coloring is great! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

Jacqueline said...

Thanks for joining in at 52CCT this week - your card is lovely - Jacqueline xx

Jen said...

Adorable, Sherry! I love your coloring and this paper goes perfectly with that sweet little girl!

Cheryl Claycomb Anderegg said...

Wow, lots of great techniques going on here, a labor of love. Really like the Santa paper "peeking" out from behind!

Cynthia T said...

One sweet little girl will love opening this colorful Christmas card!

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Sherry, I like the adorable image and the design.
Kevin xx

roseofs said...

Adorable image, beautifully colored and pieced. Yes, we need a little Christmas in this blazing heat - hope it lets up soon. Thanks.

Danielle Vincent said...

Darling image! Love her paper pieced jammies! Thanks so much for joining us this week at 52CCT!

Patricia H. said...

Sherry, I'm so glad you decided to join us at 52 {Christmas} Card Throwdown! :) This card is super adorable! You did an excellent job coloring and paper piecing the girl, and the sentiment goes perfectly with the image.

Deborah Frings said...

Oh this is so cute - the image is lovely! I do like the dog in the stocking! Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week!