Sunday, July 16, 2017

Candy Cane Bear

Day 2 of the Christmas-in-July challenges at Catch the Bug and today they gave us a sketch to follow.




     The teddy bear and candy cane are colored with ProMarkers, then cut with a plain, rectangle die (QuicKutz.)   I matted the image with glittered CS and use a scrap piece of it for one of the banner flags.  I used gray and red CS for the bottom layers and used a scrap of the gray for the other banner flag.

     The three little trees are metallic and came from a bag of Christmas confetti.  The bells and bow were put together last year and were waiting in my Christmas stash.  The sentiment was done with a stamp and then heat embossed with metallic-red EP.  The ribbon was from my stash.

     Challenges:
Aud Sentiments
Christmas Card
Craft-Dee BowZ
Crafty Creations
Creative Moments
Cute Card Thurs.
Glitter n Sparkle
I {heart} ProMarkers
Ribbon Girl

     Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

10 comments:

Shelly Schmidt said...

How fun- I did not know about the challenge- will have to look it up! Your card is just darling!

aussie aNNie said...

Thanks for entering our CHRISTMAS IN JULY, current challenge at Catch the Bug, lovely creation. Hope to see you here again.
[aNNie] GD for Catch the Bug Challenges

Furrbster said...

This is great fun!!

Thanks for joining in the festive fun at both Creative Moments and Aud Sentiments, as well as playing along at I Love Promarkers too!!

Hugz Tinz

Cards By Leona said...

This is nice - a fun card that made me smile. Thank you for entering at Creative Moments.

LeonaB x

Barbara Bruder said...

Connie, This is the cutest card. That bear and the candy cane - adorable. (BTW being a cat lover myself, I just love all your blog headers.) Thanks so much for entering your darling card into our 'Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. I look forward to seeing what you create for our next challenge. Hugs, Barbara

Vic said...

What a cute card! I'm also hoping to make a couple of christmas cards during summer (holidays). Thanks for entering our anything goes challenge this week, at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

Stephanie said...

Oh my goodness, so cute! Thanks for playing along in our CIJ challenge at Catch The Bug.

Angela said...

Super cute...love your embellishing!!! Thank you for playing along with us at Catch the Bug's Christmas in July!

Glenda Atkins said...

Aaaaah so sweet, such a cute teddy Bear. Love the use of the three tree's and the glitter of one of the banners. Lovely!
hugs
Glenda

Sandy How said...

Cute card! Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments Challenges. Hope to see you again soon.
Hugs, Sandy