Sunday, July 31, 2016

August Challenge at CCAYR ~ Bright Colours

 Hello all and welcome to the August Christmas card challenge at Christmas Cards All Year 'Round.  Remember that we now have two teams ~  The Gingerbread Gals who post on the 1st of every month and the Christmas Belles who post on the 15th of each month as a reminder and further inspiration for you :-)  

August Challenge ~ Use Bright Colours

Our Sponsor this month is:

The Stamping Boutique
Prize ~ 2 digis (3 if you use a Stamping Boutique digi)

There is also a prize from Deanne, our DT coordinator, to be won.
You will be able to see what it is by visiting our blog.

I used the Christmas Ornament Fairy image to create this card.

The Stamping Boutique Image - Christmas Ornament Fairy
Card - Recollections 6.5" x 5"
Card stock - GinaK.
Imagine printed on X-PressIt cardstock
Ornaments Branch die - Die-namites
Merry Christmas Die - Cottage Cutz
Foliage - MS Punch
Stamp - Stampabilities - Bright with Promise
Copic markers and Gelly Roll pens used to colour and accent image.
Ornaments and Merry Christmas title were heat embossed.

Now it's your turn to make a Christmas project and join in the fun with us.
This challenge runs from 1st - 31st of August 2016.
Please visit the CCAYR blog to see what the Gingerbread Gals have created for your inspiration, and while you're there, please read through the few rules for this challenge.    Can't wait to see all your beautiful and festive creations. 

Till next time,


  1. Great card Lena! Love the design and colors!

  2. That is a very very nice xmas card.
    Love all the details.
    the paper and the coloring.
    bravo hugs Marian

  3. Gorgeous card! I love bright colours! Your die-cut branch, birds, and ornaments look amazing!

  4. Wow! Stunning card, Lena. Love the sparkle.

  5. Love this! Lots of great textures and dimension and that image is adorable.


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