Monday, July 29, 2013

Let It Snow

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I'm still on a Christmas kick!  For this card, I embossed the snowman in silver, coloured with watercolour markers, circle punched, outlined the circle in silver, and added Stickles. I punched two other circles from blue cardstock, outlined them in silver, and affixed to a white card base, which I also outlined in silver.  I embossed the sentiment and snowflake in silver and affixed the snowman circle with foam tape.  Here are the supplies I used:
  • Stamps:  Snowman (Sunshine Designs), snowflake (The Old Island Stamp Company), sentiment (dollar store)
  • Ink:  Versamark Watermark
  • Watercolour markers:  Tombow
  • Circle Punch:  Marvy Uchida
  • Silver marker:  Pilot
  • Embossing Powder:  The Artful Stamper

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Always Playing with Paper Christmas Anything Goes UE
Blessings Ink Amusing Challenges Anything Goes 2E #1
Card Crafter's Circle #85 Christmas in July 3E #2
Catch the Bug Challenge Blog Photo Inspiration (see below - I was inspired by the colours) 3E #3
Crafting for all Seasons #57 Christmas in July 3E #2
Crafty Catz #193 Christmas in July 3E #2
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge #135 Snowmen or Women UE
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra Anything Goes Christmas UE
Creative Card Crew #41 Baby or Dominant Colour of Blue or Pink 3E #2
Creative Inspirations Paint Inspired by:  Anything Goes UE
Crimbo Crackers #46 Anything Goes UE
DL.ART Challenges #114 Christmas in July 3E #2
DL.ART Challenges July's Anything Goes UE
Eureka Stamps #50 Anything Goes 3E #1
Fairytale Challenge #72 Christmas in July UE
Flourishes #230 Christmas in July with a Catch--must be semi-flat for mailing UE
Get Inky Christmas in July or Birthday 3E #1
Hiding in My Craft Room #108 Christmas in July 3E #1
Jellypark Christmas in July 2E #2
Left of Center #11 Christmas/Creepmas UE
Little Scrap Pieces Christmas in July 1E
Melonheadz Lots of Circles 2E #1
MFP Speedy TV Clean and Simple 5E #1
One Stitch at a Time #174 Anything Goes 3E #3
Pile It On #30 Anything Goes UE
Scrappy Moms Stamps The Great Outdoors UE
Send a Smile 4 Kids Christmas in July 4 Kids 3E #3
Sister Act Card Challenges #17 Anything Goes UE
Sweet Stampin' Balls 2E #1
The Paper Girls #36 Watercolors (I used Tombow watercolour markers) 3E #1
The Stamp Spot Christmas in  July UE
Totally Gorjuss #194 Christmas in July UE

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Catch the Bug Challenge Blog
Photo Inspiration

Thank you for looking at my card - I enjoy your comments!  Have a wonderful day!

31 comments:

  1. Lovely card for both CHNC challenges - cute snowman image - hope to see you again soon. x

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  2. Very Cute, nice to see a winter card in all this heat!!Thank you for joining in at FOSTV CAS Challenge!
    Ginny M

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  3. LOve your very sparkly snowman - too cute!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Pile it On Challenge

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  4. I wish I could start my Christmas cards this early. I just can't get into it yet! Thanks for joining my challenge over at The Paper Girls!

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  5. I love this sparkly snowman! He's shows beautifully on the blue circles! Thanks so much for the share!

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  6. What a sweet lil snowman....great card design too! I am so glad you could play along with us this week at Flourishes for our Timeless Tuesday Challenge! :)

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  7. Very very cute!

    Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week.

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  8. I love the glitterl on your adorable snowman. I love your sketch. Nicely done! Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug.
    Nancy CTB-DT

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  9. Love the card design. And of course the cute snowman .
    Thanks for sharing this adorable card on Card crafters Circle .

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  10. Fabulous card Kitty, I do love Snowmen, and your CAS is so effective here, xxxx

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  11. Adorable
    Thank you for joining us at Creative inspiration paints.
    CI design team member
    DIANA L.
    dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  12. Pretty card - like the added sparkle. Thanks for joining us at FOSTV this week

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  13. Sweet!!! Cute how a pic of a beach inspired you to create a snowman card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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  14. Fab card! Love all the sparkle on the cute snowman! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
    Chris

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  15. Lovely card. Thank you for sharing at Sweet Stampin and good luck with the Challenge. Judy x DT

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  16. lovely creation, thanks so much for sharing with us at CRAFTY CATZ this week, x carol

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  17. What a fun project! Lovely work! Thanks for playing along with the Get, Inky! Challenge! Jessi DT

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  18. Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving a lovely comment - oh my I am honored you follow me by email - what a blessing - I am going to be a follower here - welcome to blog land! Enjoy your crafting adventure -it truly is a lovely hobby - have a blessed day too! Gail

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  19. Well Hello - I forgot to say how much I love your snowman card - the sparkle is darling! I am a snowman freak - but you probably already know that from your visits - have a blessed day!

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  20. Great card! The snowman is so cute and I like your layout! Thank you for sharing with us here at SAS4K.

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  21. Super cute Christmas card !

    Glad you joined us for the challenge at One Stitch At A Time!¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*
    ((¸¸.•´ ..•´
    Shell in Alaska
    http://akstamping.blogspot.com

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  22. Gorgeous card, Fit! Thanks for playing along with The Stamps Spot Christmas in July challenge!

    Sandra
    TSS DT

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  23. Cute snowman and a great card, thanks for sharing at CFAS,and good luck.
    CindynDT

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  24. Love the three circles and the snowman looks fantastic!

    Thank you for joining our Christmas in July Challenge!
    Nick

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  25. Lovely card, the snowman is so adorable and loving the circle elements!

    Thanks so much for joining in at The Stamp Spot!

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  26. Wonderfull card. Great lo and love the glitters on the snowman.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew

    Huggsss, Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  27. Great christmas card. Love this cas look. Thanks for joining in at One Stitch At A Time.
    hugs katie x

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  28. What a great sketch and love the little snowman. It's never too early to get started on Christmas cards! Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps.

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  29. Gorgeous card - I love the design and that fabulous image!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

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  30. Howdy - I am here from Melonheadz challenge to say - thank you for entering your lovely card in the challenge - I wish you the best on the draw! Keep up the good work - I just love snowmen cards sooooo much! Happy Day! Gail

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  31. This is a fabulous Christmas card, thank you so much for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
    Pauline
    x

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