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Friday, October 9, 2015

snowflakes sparkles

Hello everyone.  I have another Christmas card to share with you today.  I must say when I saw this card I was totally inspired.  Leslie has a unique style, I can always spot her cards as I'm strolling through my Feedly posts without even looking at names. 

As I was saying her card inspired me to make this.  I'm using a Memory Box snowflake die my friend
Nancy so kindly lent me.


To make the  back ground I used the 'smooshing' technique using distress inks.  This was then cut  using a MFT stitch rectangle die.  I then placed my snowflake die where I want it and ran it through my big shot.  I also cut a piece of silver glitter paper using the same die.  I then inserted the silver snowflake into the area where I cut out the snowflake on my main piece.

Stamped the sentiment using black versafine ink.  Added some die cut snowflakes using silver glitter paper and some silver and clear sequins.  I popped up my main panel by adding a piece of fun foam cut slightly smaller than my panel.  

Stamps: PTI - In the meadow
Dies - Memory box - snowflake ribbon, MFT die-namics blueprints # 12
Ink - distress mermaid lagoon, cracked pistachio, black versafine
paper - white cougar 100 lb
misc - sequins, fun foam

Thanks for stopping by today.  To all my fellow Canadian followers - Have a wonderful Thannksgiving weekend!

Take care, 
Pauline

4 comments:

  1. Hi Pauline,

    Love the modern feel to this card, so pretty too.

    Have a lovely weekend.

    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx

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  2. Pauline,
    I love your smoothing technique on your card. I love your choice of glitter paper for the snowflakes and the colours you used. Thank you for sharing your creation with us. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.

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  3. Geez, Pauline, I had to follow your link to see which of my cards could have possibly inspired this gorgeous creation. You sure took that little bit of inspiration and ran a long way with it! This is just stunning! So pretty with the blues and silver, and such a lovely snowflake die. Love your smooshed ink. This is truly amazing!

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  4. Stunning! The look of the silver star and it's ribbon running through your card is so eye catching. Pinning and hopefully casing this one Pauline. Hugs!

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