Thursday, November 13, 2014

Candy Jar

My it's a dreary day here, temps in the 40's, no sun.  I thought about putting a pot of soup on, just for the smell and extra warmth.  But I've decided to bake an apple cake instead.  It can wait, though, until after I get this card posted. 

With a red hat card class scheduled for Monday, I decided to use this month's digi set, Jars of Cheer, from Imagine That Digis by Kris to see if I could put a 'red hat' spin on the image. 

Out of the 4 jars in the set, I chose the uncolored jar of peppermints so I could use the red + purple colors for which red hatters are known.  I also printed the colored image and fussy cut the bow to add  to the jar.  Doesn't that bow look like it's glitter paper?  What a fantastic colored digi!!!  The scalloped punched sentiment (1 of 6) is also from the digi set.  And the little red Santa hat is a store bought embellishment.

You'll find this card entered in the following challenges:
Milk Coffee Challenge - Hand Color Image (I used markers to color the peppermints.)
Digi Sketch Challenge - Theme: Food
Through the Purple Haze Challenge #67 - Punch or Die (I've used a punch.)
A Gem of a Challenge #132 - Paper Piecing  (The bow was fussy cut and pieced.)


  1. What a cute idea! Your red hat ladies will love this! The little Santa hat is a nice touch!

  2. Fabulous creation! Love your image and design! Thanks for playing along at Through The Purple Haze Challenge!
    Hugs, DT Dangina

  3. Super idea super card....

    fiona dT

  4. this is so adorable!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at CRAFT-Challenge!


    Hugs and kisses from germany,

    silvi xoxo

  5. Great card.. Thanks for joining us over at TTPH.

    DT Pam

  6. Very nicely done. Love the little hat.Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT

  7. Thanks for entering our C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week!
    Monica - DT

  8. Hallo liebe Debi,
    eine sehr schöne Karte hast du gestaltet.
    Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Imagine That Challenge. Ganz liebe Grüße Silvi

  9. Oh I love how you designed your card. The purple and red candy is perfect. Love the cut on the sentiment as well.
    Thanks for joining us at Imagine That by Kris this month.
    Lynne DT

  10. This is a SWEET card
    Thanks for joining us at a gem of a challenge
    Hugs Kelly

  11. lovely project and thanks for sharing at Craft this week

  12. Your card is adorable. Thanks for joining our monthly challenge at Imagine That! Lisa Lynn DT.

  13. A fabulous make, ...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
    Helen x

  14. This is such a lovely card, thank you for playing along with us at Digi Sketch Challenge.

    Kelly xx

  15. Great card - love the little Santa hat!

    Thanks for joining us at Imagine That - hope to see you again in December!

    Helen x

  16. Such a cute ide to place a hat on the sentiment. It made me smile. Your card is fun and cheerful. Thanks for sharing. Edwina DT for Imagine That!


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