Card Sketch Challenges

Christmas in Paradise!

Close your eyes and envision sunshine, white sand, a warm breeze, crystal blue water and a tropical drink in your hand…

Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say on a bright Hawaiian Christmas Day
That’s the island greeting that we send to you from the land where palm trees sway
Here we know that Christmas will be green and bright
The sun to shine by day and all the stars at night
Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii’s way to say Merry Christmas to you

Yep, I miss the beach. I haven’t had a beach vacation in a few years and I miss it terribly! That yearning was rekindled when I received my latest Club Scrap kit…Paradise.


I haven’t made Christmas cards in a few years, and I saw this on Pinterest when I was looking for ideas…


A little of this kit, some of that…AND some little Santa hats and my card was born!

Club Scrap Paradise Deluxe kit components, Club Scrap By the Seashore sand dollar image, Stamper’s Anonymous Tim Holtz Cling Mounted Rubber Stamp Set-Crazy Things 
Sand dollar images stamped with Vintage Photo Distress Ink and dusted with Perfect Pearls in pearl. A little sparkle added to the Santa hats with Diamond Stickles.

Jeez, now I have the Beach Boys songs rolling around in my head! Sigh…I miss the beach.

♫ Don’t worry, be happy! ♫ ♪


Challenges entered:

Club Scrap 11-2016 Card Sketch Challenge

Shopping Our Stash 279  Warm and Fuzzy Challenge

Time Out Challenges with Optional Twist of Glitter/Shimmer

Pile it On Challenge #122 Two patterns

15 thoughts on “Christmas in Paradise!

  1. I could hear my Dad singing the Hawaiian Christmas song in my head because he used to sing that on Christmas. I love your Christmas Card Wendy – So adorable! Have a great day.

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