I thank the Lord Jesus Christ for the talent He has bestowed on all of us!
I have been artistic all of my life and love experimenting with different mediums and techniques. This blog is my creative outlet to share my passion for cardmaking and papercrafting!
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the Snowman Soup image using Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink and stamp onto Very
the hat, coat and mug with a water brush and retired Stampin’ Up! More Mustard and Midnight Muse Classic Ink,
use Stampin’ Write Markers for the scarf and mittens (Pear Pizzazz), the carrot
nose (Pumpkin Pie) and Sahara Sand for the shadows.
can cut the image out with the coordinating Snowman Soup Dies (I have these on my wish list
so I fussy-cut the image) and set aside.
a portion of the Winter Blessings stamp with retired More Mustard Classic Ink and
stamp onto retired More Mustard cardstock.
the More Mustard stamped panels and stitch a rectangle with a zigzag stitch onto
Midnight Muse cardstock, trim carefully and mount onto a piece of More Mustard
the Snowman Soup image to the panel using dimensional foam and adhere the 5/8”
Gold Satin Triple Ribbon Bow.
a piece of My Mind’s Eye™ Asparagus™ Designer Paper to a piece of More Mustard
cardstock with a zigzag stitch on the sewing machine, trim carefully and mount
onto the Midnight Muse card base.
the horizontal strips of stamped More Mustard panels mounted onto Midnight Muse
with the zigzag stitch and mount the entire panel onto the card base (I
generally use white but you can use any color you choose since you will not see
this base from the front of the card).
the sentiment with Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink onto a scrap piece of Very Vanilla
cardstock, huff onto the previously inked portion of the Winter Blessings stamp, lay the sentiment down to stamp a bit of the background onto the panel, trim and create the flag by hand or with a punch.
the snowflake charm with gold thread to the card front (making sure that the end
will be behind the sentiment- I use Hot Glue for this step) and mount the
sentiment to the card front using dimensional foam.
the focal image panel to the card and finish off with a few Pearls to the
corners of the card and a Rhinestone to the center of the snowflake charm.
hope you enjoy this fun card! I would love to see your comments and hope you have time to visit and comment on all of my DT Sister's blogs for our Special 8th Birthday Blog Hop! Don't forget to comment for a chance to win this fabulous Birthday Party Prize!!