Sunday, 6 July 2014

My DT card for Lacy Sunshines new challenge

Here is my DT card for our new challenge over at Lacy Sunshine Challenges

Our theme is for this fortnight is

Under the Sea Christmas in July 

and if you used a Lacy Sunshine stamp on the last challenge you can  get this image for free, how cool is that!

so hop on over to the challenge blog to enter your creations and to see what my talented team mates have made to inspire you 

I gorgeous image I got to use on my card is called Shelly C Turtle's Candy Cane, its been coloured with Copics and is available in Lacy Sunshine Stamp Store HERE

I have also used acetate over the image to give it a wet look and added lots of light blue dots in Copics to produce the water effect

Other ingredients used 

Bebunni Bunny xmas 6 x 6 papers
Martha Stewart Snowflake Punch 
Crafttwork Card card candi
Poppystamps Poinsettia die for centres
Spellbinders layered poinsettia die
Spellbinders Tags die with computer gernerated sentiment 
Silver domed peel off stickers in centre of snowflakes

I am entering this card into the following challenges 

Completely Christmas Anything Goes
Jingle Bells  Holiday card with something at least a year old (my stash is the card candi)
Simply Create Too  Christmas in July
Sister Act  Anything Goes
Thats Crafty  All at sea
Pink Gem  Any animal
Catch the bug  Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas  make your mark
Open Minded Challenges  Water water everywhere
Paper Creator  Anything Goes
613 Avenue  Anything Goes
My perfect life  Any xmas card
Pile it on  Add some flowers
Quirky Crafts  Christmas in July with die cuts
Robyns Fetish  Animals
The glory of christmas  Anything goes as long as christmas
The squirrel and the fox  Christmas in July
Crafty Hazelnuts patterned Paper  Anything goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas extra  Christmas

Thanks for looking 


  1. Your easel card looks great, Julie. Hugs, Lene

  2. So cute! Fab Christmas card!
    Mandy x

  3. Super cute card! Thanks for sharing it with us at That's Crafty!
    Alison x

  4. How cute is this card? Oh my so clever. I love the circular size of the card and the design. Perfect for a Christmas in July Card. Thanks for joining our Water, Water Everywhere Challenge at Open-Minded Crafting. Hope to see you again soon. Kathy

  5. Oh my this is adorable!! That image is darling! Ty for joining us @ Simply Create too!!


  6. Super Christmas Card great design hun love it and thanks for linking up with us this week at Completely Christmas hugs Judith DT x

  7. So cute! fab image and love the card candi around the circle. Wonderful easel card.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Completely Christmas Challenges and hope to see you again.

  8. This is so cute. I love the easel card and the way you used your image. Thank You for sharing with us over at The Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog.

    Michelle (DT)

  9. Awesome card Julie! We really appreciate you playing along with our open minded challenge at Open Minded Crafting. Hope you join us, again, next time! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Open Minded Crafting

  10. Very cute card! I love that little turtle! Thank you so much for joining us at Catch the Bug this week! Hope to see you again next time.
    -Mari K.
    Bugaboo DT

  11. Such a lovely card and cute image. Thanks for playing along with us over at The Squirrel and The Fox.

  12. Thanks for entering your lovely card for CHNC challenge 184 and my patterned paper July challenge - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for July - I'd love to see it there too. x

  13. Thank you so much for entering our Completely Christmas challenge 19 with your lovely card - we hope we'll see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

  14. This is a fabulous card, thank you for joining us at Paper Creator for our Anything Goes challenge.

  15. what a great take on a bunch of different challenges and a nice use of older stash in your very sweet holiday card! thanks for SHOPPING YOUR STASH with us at JINGLE BELLES this fortnight! :)

  16. Hi Julie, I just popped back to say thank you for sharing your fabulous card with us at A Gem of a Challenge as well.

  17. Thanks for entering The Glory of Christmas challenge 37 with your lovely card, Hazel , Glory of Christmas DT - thanks also for entering this into my CHNC challenge extra for July - hope to see you again soon. x

  18. Julie: Thank you for entering our "Christmas in July" Challenge at Simply Create Too with your wonderful Christmas card--cute little turtle. Looking forward to seeing your entries in our next challenge too.

    Simply Create Too Design Team

  19. Great shape for this unusual card. Thanks a lot for joining in with my Festive 48. Hope you can link up again next week. Marina

  20. Superb easel card !
    Thanks for joining us at the Paper Creator challenge !

  21. hee hee hee what a fun Christmas card! Love the non traditional image.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky.

  22. This is fantastic!! What a perfect Christmas card! Very unique.. Love that image! Absolutely wonderful!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

  23. A fabulous easel card and such a sweet image ...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
    Helen x

  24. What a lovely creation! Just love the colors! Thanks for playing at Open Minded Crafting Fun. We hope to see you next challenge! Good luck.

  25. Really lovely card, such a cutie too! thank you for joining Quirky Crafts this challenge!
    ((Lyn)) DT

  26. Thank you so much for sharing your delightful crafting for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for July - hope to see you again soon. x

  27. Great card, Julie - love that digi!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

    Helen x

  28. Lovely card. I like the design paper. Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun! :)

    Petya DT


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