Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Let It Snow

Happy Monday and thanks for taking the time to visit the charmed life blog. I would like to say that I don't know where the day went today. I  was working on a card for the color challenge on Splitcoaststampers and that's all I did. It took all day for me to finish the card. I am not sure how that is possible but it happened.

I will be showing that card tomorrow. The one I am showing today I made for the winter wonderland mini viritual stamping night on Splitcoaststampers. Lisa is our hostess and she wanted us to make a card or project with an image of a something you'd bundle up with....scarf, hats, mittens, sweater, blanket, etc.....AND to make it warm and cozy....... incorporate felt into your project.

I always wear a scarf in the cold weather to bundle up and keep warm. For the felt part of the challenge, I found this snowman in my stash. It's a felt applique. OI added some sparkle with red rhinestones.

I have had it for years and today it finally gets used. I have another one so I can make 2 of these cards anyway. There was a .25 sticker on the back-I must have found it on clearance somewhere.

My background embossed layer is the Cuttlebug "snowflakes" folder. My stamped snowflakes are from the Verve set "winter wonder".
I stamped in navy ink several times without re-inking to get a gradient look.

The tag sentiment is from Stampin-Up's "tiny talk set".

I added some red ribbon with a snowflake button and bakers twine to complete my card.

Well it's very late now so I have to dim the light in Charmed Life Land for another day. So until next time.......God bless.

Some other challenges:
1.   Craft Your Passion has a "let it snow" challenge. I am so on this one!!
2.   Hooked on Craft wants us to use a punch or a die cut. I used both.
3.   Incy Wincy Designs has a tic tac toe challenge. I chose red-christmas sentiment-ribbons.
4.  Ooh-la-la creations has a bingo. I chose ribbon-diecut-sparkle.


  1. Super cute snowman and card! I know what you mean about working on a card all day. I had the same issue with my color challenge card on Sunday. No matter which direction I went I had to make a sharp turn in another direction. I was soooooo glad to get that card done and move on to something else, lol!

  2. This is a very cute card. . .love the colors and the little snowflake button and baker's twine.

  3. This is so adorable, Mary! It's a card that gives you the warm fuzzies just looking at it! You have such a talent for including just the right special touches.

  4. Adorable card...Love your little snowman; he is so sweet and perfect color combo too. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.
    Cathy Lee

  5. Lovin' all the snowman cards I'm seeing this year and this is no exception! So cute.

  6. Such a gorgeous card.Thanks for sharing this with us at Craft Your Passion this week.xxx

  7. Oh, this is just adorable! I love the white embossed background. The snowflake paper was a perfect pairing! Thank you for joining us at Hooked on Craft Challenges!


  8. I love the felt snowman and only a quarter!! This is such a beautiful card and even with all of the snow, it makes me feel warm and fuzzy! Can't wait to see the 'all day' card!

  9. Lovely card!
    Thanks for sharing your beautiful project with us at Ooh La la; we hope to see you again soon xx

  10. Gorgeous snowy card - like the untraditional colour scheme. Thanks for joining us this week at Craft Your Passion Challenges. Laura x



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