Saturday, December 6, 2014

Holiday Snow Glow

I saw a card by Karin Akesdotter (BTW, she's amazing!) and knew I wanted to try to create my own take with goodies I have on hand.  The step by step was clear in my head, but executing it was an entirely different deal.  I just learned a new word from one of my TTT teamies, numpty...this is exactly how I felt.  I kept messing stuff up, things as ridiculous as cutting my "snow" and using it instead of a mask when I did the sky.  I could go on and on with the numpty things I did before ending up with this:



I do have to say, I am happy with the way it turned out.  I am entering it in the following challenges:
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge
Simon Says Monday Challenge-Holiday Cards
Stamp and Create Challenge-Christmas
Christmas Card Challenges-Challenge #53-Anything Goes
The Cat's Pajamas-Winter Blog Hop
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long-DT Call
Winter Wonderland Challenge Blog-North or South Pole

Thanks ever so much for stopping by.  I know this time of year your time is even more precious!  Hoping your weekend is full of all that you love!

Aloha,
Brenda


Supplies:
Stamps:  The Cat's Pajamas Home for the Holidays and Pray for Snow, Lawn Fawn Snow Day sentiment
Paper:  Mohawk Color Copy
Ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black, VersaColor Ultimate Pigment Ink Olive, SU! Midnight Muse, Ranger Distress Ink-Broken China, Stormy Sky, Faded Jeans, Chipped Saphire
Dies:  The Cat's Pajamas Village CutUps, Mama Elephant Femme Frames, Paper Smooches Stitched
Accessories:  Stamp N Stuff clear embossing powder, Stampendous Cotton Ball Fun Flock and Shabby White embossing enamel, Ranger Distress embossing powder peeled paint, Copic Markers, pompoms

10 comments:

  1. This is so adorable! I love all the details!

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  2. This is great!!! What did you use for the falling snow?

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    1. Hi Kim, thanks for stopping by! The snow is Stampendous Frantage shabby white embossing enamel. I sprinkled it on and then heated from the underside of the paper. I love this stuff! It comes in many colors including metallics.

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  3. Loving this lots <3 the penguins hats really caught my eye..............Awesome

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  4. Lovely card, and fab snow. I love the stitched snow hills too. I smiled about your numpty moment too! Hope you don't have many days like that, but if this card is the result, then it's not all bad!
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  5. Beautiful card!! Love the wonderful snow and sweet penguins. Thank you so much for sharing some Christmas joy with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

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  6. Numpty maybe but you worked it out beautifully. I love this snowy scene. Thank you joining The Cat's Pajamas Winter challenge.

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  7. this is sooooo fun!!!! i love how it came out :) and I agree Karin has awesome card designs :) thank you for playing a long with us at simon says stamp!

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  8. Super cute card - love the scene you have created and your penguins are adorable.
    Thanks for playing along at Winter Wonderland this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  9. This is fantastic!! What a great snowy scene!!

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