Monday, July 16, 2012

Christmas in Arizona

This card is for the Totally Stampalicious Challenge - Christmas in July.  As soon as I saw this image I knew I wanted to use it.  When it snows here, if we happen to get enough snow to make a snowman, he usually doesn't last more than an afternoon.  It's nothing like the snowmen we used to be able to build in New Jersey.  I can't say I miss the snow, though.  No more shoveling or having to drive through blizzards.

This image is available here as a digi or here as a stamp.
The plaid paper is Eskimo Kisses by Basic Grey.  The red paper is from Heidi Grace.  The cardstock is from Stampin' Up.

Copics:B000, B00, C00, C0, C1, C3, G05, G07, R11, R24, R27, YR09

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
Robyn's Fetish  Christmas in July
Creative Inspiration Paint Christmas in July


Joan Macdonald said...

Fabulous card just love that image

Joan x

Curlybear said...

Fabulous card the snowman is so very cute and lovely colouring,
Have a lovely day,
Hugs Bridget :0) x


Gorgeous card Diane love the snowman
Hugs Dianne xx :)

tilly's crafts said...

great card Diane, love the idea of the melting snowman!
Kim x

Caroline said...

Gorgeous card Dianne love the image of the snowman he's gorgeous and the layout is fantastic. Caroline xxx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is adorable Diane. He is so cute and as ever your colouring is awesome. Your layout is also fabulous. I also admire your stitching, I could stitch like that to save my life. Lol!!!


Karal Schuknecht said...

The snowman is just too cute and I love the papers you choose to go with it. Last winter that's how our snowmen melted here in Iowa.

Sherri said...

This is just so darned cute! It gave me such a smile when I saw it. Lucky you, if you don't have to worry about the snow! Great layout & I love the added snowflakes.

CaroleAnn said...

this card made me smile! Looking at that snowman is how I felt today! Great coloring and love the snowflakes buttons! Hugs

Leanne said...

Awesome and now that is a cute image...great job! Like the stitching, great touch! Hugs!

Laurence said...

Cute and very funny card. I really like your sentiment. Thanks for sharing it with us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge.

jessica said...

Such an adorable Christmas card! Love the image and LOVE the sentiment!!!
Thanks so much for sharing and linking up to our Inspired By: Christmas in July Challenge over at Creative Inspirations Paint!
I hope you will join us next week for a brand new Inspired By Challenge!

Joanne said...

This sure made me smile! I can really relate to this as I am in Phx. taking care of my Dad and that snowman says it all for Xmas here, lol! Adorable card. I think I am going to have to get this stamp for this year's holidays, TOO CUTE!!! Hugs, J:)

Shanna Shands said...

Poor snowman. Cute card for those in hot weather at Christmas. Thanks for playing along wit the CIP theme of Christmas in July!

Lori said...

hahaha..super cute card Diane! I love it!!! :)

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

My uncle would love this as he lives in AZ! Great job.

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