Sunday, December 27, 2009

Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #39 - Snowtacular

This week at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge we are making cards or projects that include snow. Our prize this week is a fantastic package from:

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This was my husbands Christmas card from me. He loves snow, and wishes to move farther north when he retires, (I haven't told him yet that he'll be doing that alone, lol). My image was one of my Plum Purdy snowman. The snowmen stamps they produce are absolutely the cutest snowmen. This one had snow on his hat, and I added snow onto his nose and scarf. For the base of my card and also the red nestibility I used the new glitter paper by Best Creation. I also added 2 colors of glitter to his scarf to match the paper. I colored the snowman with my Derwent pencil crayons and mineral spirits. I used my clear glitter on the snowballs and dripping snow at the top of his hat. I added some ribbon I found at Michaels and a beautiful snowflake brad. I placed the card in my tree for an added wintery feel. Hope you like it, I know hubby did.
Hugs xx
Carolyn
Hope everyone had a safe and wonderful holiday.

8 comments:

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Carolyn,i love your image.

Hugs Riet.xx

Kim Piggott said...

Oh such a gorgeous card Carolyn!
I love this image and your jewel is perfect!
hugs
kim x

Nikki Schmaltz said...

This is the cutest Carolyn. I love that snowman and all the added bling.

Danielle said...

This is so cute Carolyn - I love all the glitter around the snowman! Well, there's plenty of snow here in Ottawa - happy to share, lol!!!
(Glad to hear you managed to get Christine the Magnolia Ink Magazine for xmas!!).
Hugs, Danielle

Sandra said...

Ahhhh.... he has such a sweet little face. Love your snowman card Carolyn.
Wishing you a Happy New Year!
Hugs
Sandra x

dolcreations said...

Carolyn you know I love this card. I got to see this in person and absolutely fell in love with it! Love the colours, the glitter and I love how you placed the snow on his hat! Fantastic job!

P.S. Love the new blog look!
Happy New Year!
Christine

Karen Wilson said...

Hi Carolyn! Happy New year! Love this card! I love snowmen and this is just so cute!! Love how you dazzled him up.

Love the new blog look!
Karen

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