Snow Much Fun

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Have you ever had a card that kind of took on a life of its own?  Well that’s what happened to me making this card.  I saw this awesome sketch at Always Playing with Paper and wanted to play along.  I recently purchased a die from PaperTrey Ink and I thought it was unique and it could work for the box below the oval on the sketch. WRONG!!! I struggled trying to decide on what shape to use as the shapes didn’t blend well.  I tried an circle, then a star, then a square and finally decided to turn the card on it’s side and have the oval go horizontally.  All in all, I like how the card turned out.  I used the sketch as my inspiration even though it looks a bit different now with a few changes.

Sketch: Always Playing with Paper

Papers: Eskimo Eskapades – Nitwit Collections Digi Paper, Cardstock – Coordinations

Image: Toby Tumbling Let’s go Sledging – Cuddly Buddly

Die: Rainbow Stripes – PaperTrey Ink, Banner Bundle Set – Verve

Embellishments: Baker’s Twine, Snowflake Charms

Thanks so much for the visit!  Dee

Challenges:
Christmas Card Challenges – Non-Traditional Christmas Image
Creative Creations – Monochrome
Divas by Design – Christmas in August
Simon Says – Monochromatic
Crafty Ribbons – Three of Something (snowflakes)
Crimbo – It’s Snow Business
Sparkles Christmas – Charmed I’m Sure, Use a Charm &/or Brads
Just Add Ink – Just add Snowflakes
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11 thoughts on “Snow Much Fun

  1. LOVE your card, Dee! The Teddies are adorable, and I love the snowflakes along the edges and also the charms! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Simon Says Wednesday Monochromatic challenge!

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  2. Sue B says:

    Oh I love this! what a sweet image and you’ve coloured it beautifully to match the gorgeous papers….. I especially love how you’ve done the rainbow stripes…. it’s a very clever design! :-))
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week!
    Hugs Sue B xx

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  3. adorable! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Creations Challenges with our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge! Good Luck, remember you can enter upto three times and we have a DT call 🙂 Hope to see you again soon xxx

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  4. Wow this is amazing thank you for sharing your creation with our challenge at Sparkles Christmas Challenge “Charms/or Brads good luck and hope to see you again next time DT Member Sandra H xx

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