WOW! I really can't believe its the 1st of July today...madness if you ask me! One good thing though its the start of a new challenge over at
Sparkles Christmas where this month we want to see your
so Christmas trees, make a scene with fir trees, anything with trees as long as it's Christmas!
I decided to use a stamp that I got free last year in a magazine, along with some papers that were also free from somewhere lol!
Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Christmas Card Throwdown- sketch number 7
The Glory Of Christmas- song 'Rocking Around The Christmas Tree'
Squirrel & Fox- Christmas in July
Christmas Stamping- inspirational photo
Crimbo Crackers- you've had it how long? (papers & Stamps last year)
Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Tulip' Urban stamps by Papermania
Tim Holtz Distress markers, distress inks, Promarker & Flexmarker
Hair- gathered twigs
Trousers- faded jeans & tumbled glass
Slippers- faded jeans
Christmas tree- mowed lawn, shabby shutters, gathered twigs, mustard seed, peacock feathers & pickled raspberry
Hat- worn lipstick
Collar- faded jeans
Sentiment- maroon (promarker) & soft aqua (flexmarker)
All distress colours highlighted are available from Natalie & Amy's in ink pad form!
Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Tis The Season' stack by Beth Gunnell
My stash- cotton wool & maroon card
Sentiment by Birdscards
Tools & Glues
'Collall all purpose glue' from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D glue with tools' from Natalie & Amy's
Our sponsor this month is Di's Digi Downloads, the winner will receive a $10 voucher to spend in store!
Thank you for stopping by today, I will hopefully be around to visit you all tomorrow. Having a snuggly day today catching up on the weekends
'Big Brother' with Danni!
Make sure you pop over to the main challenge blog & see what fab 'Christmas Tree' creations the DT have made!