Monday, 11 July 2011

Might need shades!!


Hello again! Hope everyone enjoyed the weekend!!
I think the bear on this card is certainly enjoying himself:

It's my design team card for Lexi's Creations this fortnight, where the theme is 'At the beach'. Actually, this image was originally a Christmas release, called 'Can I go again - Paulo Bear' and the little bear is supposed to be buried in snow. When I was deciding which image to use something struck me about this looking like a bear buried in sand, perhaps it was the paws sticking out! The backing paper is by Basic Grey - Isabelle from the Oh baby girl collection. I had to really push myself to cut into it !!. The die cuts are by Jolees and have been in my stash for the last 5 years at least!! About time I used things instead of collecting them methinks!!

Thanks for popping by and don't forget to join us at Lexi's !

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Just Tracys Crafts - Summer holidays
Creative Inspirations - To the seaside
Do it with Digis - Spots or Stripes
Card Making Mamas - Summertime
Totally Gorjuss - Summertime
2 sisters challenges - Summertime Fun
Allsorts - Free & Easy July
The Stamping Boutique - Summer scene
Pollycraft Monday: The Great outdoors
The Crazy Challenge - Summertime
Mami Doodles - At the beach

Winner at Totally Gorjuss 16th July!!!

Winner at Mami Doodles 29th July too!!


  1. How cute! I love the ric rac for the water! Thanks for joining us at The One Stop Craft Challenge!

  2. fab ,fun card jacky ,love how you coloured scruffles and the bottle of sun lotion is genius
    love it
    tracey x

  3. An adorable card hun :) Thanks for joining in with our Seaside theme over at Wednesday's Creative Inspirations Challenge Blog! xxx

  4. What a fun summercard
    Love your choise of embellishments
    Thanks for playing along at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Big hugs

  5. Fab fun card and thanks for joining Creative this week hope to see you next week

  6. What a cute card. That teddy is adorable, and looks just like sand, I would never have guessed it was really snow LOL.

    Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge and good luck!

    Lyndi xx

  7. Your card is totally brigt and so summery! I can feel the heat from it.

    Thanks for joining us on "Stripes" Monthly challenge at Forever Friends! Hope to see you soon again!

    Hugs, Sande xxx

  8. Really great summer image, love it! Thank you for joining in at Just Tracys this month. Jill

  9. Cute! Cute! Cute! Such a fun card Jacky!!
    Good luck with all the challenges, Mami Doodles also have a beach theme as their challenge this week, i think you should enter ;o))

  10. Tooooo CUTE!!! love how his little toes are sticking out.... Fun card with your sunscreen and beach ball embellishments!

  11. Love, love it! A great image and outstanding embellishment to follow the summery theme.
    Thanks for playing at Just Tracy's and good luck.

  12. Love your card, love how you made a beach scene from a snow scene - wonderful!! Neat embellishments Jackie..

  13. Excellent - what a jolly card - love that bear and the ric-rac sea is brilliant. Thank you for joining us at Forever Friends Monthly Challenge.
    Ike xx

  14. That is adorable, thanks for sharing!
    Hey, please come join us for Pixie Dust Paperie July Giveaway!

  15. Hi Jacky
    Loving you bright colours :) fab card and cute image too :)
    Thanks for sharing it with the Divas at Do it with Digis :)
    Lynne xx

  16. Lols! This is so cute! And what a great idea to change the snow to sand!

    Thanks for joining us for the Great Outdoors challenge at Pollycraft!


  17. Jacky this is so cute and how clever are you adapting a winter stamp for the summer!

    Lin xx

  18. Hello.
    Such a beautiful card. Great image and colors.
    Many thanks for joining us at Mami Doodles and Good Luck.

  19. Gorgoeus card, Jacky- love the summery colours and embellies and what a great 'alternative' idea for the digi!! :)
    Thanks for joining in with us at the Forever Friends Monthly Challenge!! :)
    hugs, Rachel x

  20. Aww what a fab wee bear ... and I love your summery embellies too! Thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley Challenges.

  21. What a great idea to change the snow to sand! Great card, thanks for joining us at Forever Friends and Co this month.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  22. How cute?! Thank you for playing along at the Crazy Challenge Summertime challenge

  23. Wowzer this just shouts summer! What an awesome job!

    Thanks so much for joining us this week at Dream VAlley xxx

  24. What a lovely summery card and a fab image. Thanks for playing along with Just Tracy's this month. Hugs, Claire x

  25. ooo this is one a super summer card thank you for playing along with us at the forever friends monthly challenge linda GDT


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