Thursday, 2 December 2010

Snow

Was on a bit of a roll yesterday so you may get fed up with the posts today - will try and limit myself and not go mad uploading.
I have had a K and Co paper pad for a couple of years and so far have steadfastly refused to use it as I love the paper. No idea why we have an aversion to using gorgeous paper (after all we buy it cos it IS gorgeous!), but everyone I speak to confesses to doing the same. I made an early resolution that I would not hoard paper anymore - if I bought it I must use it - so heres the first card from K and Co's Winter Wonderland pad.


The design of the card was inspired by Mojo Monday's sketch - although the interpretation isn't exact as I've only used one piece of background paper I liked the circle idea!
Snowman and friend were coloured using promarkers and the usual Stickles glittery stuff to give him a 'frosty' feel!
The silver embellishments are also very very old! Bought them in a sale about 4 years ago and only have a few left - they're on elastic so I just wrapped them round the glitter circle and secured them at the back.

Challenges -
Crafty Ho's - Snowmen
The Crafty Pad - Snowflakes
Stampavie - Snow
Gingersnap Creations - Snow people
Creative Belli - the letter 'R' (well circles are ROUND aren't they???LOL)
Cute Card Thursday - The Blues
Dutch Dare - Christmas

15 comments:

  1. Hello Viv. This really is beautiful. I love the scalloped circles and the background paper is gorgeous.
    I do the same too with papers, crazy we are. Happy crafting and have fun.
    With love, Sandra xx

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  2. Gorgeous colours and background details to this card.

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  3. Hi Viv..
    that is a gorgeous card. with the busy pattern paper you still can create a stunning design :)
    thanks for join DDC this week. hope you can join on the next challenge as well :)

    hugs
    yenni

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  4. Love the repeating circles ... thanks for joining the Frosty Fun at Gingersnap Creations.

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  5. I never get fed up of your beautiful creations Viv, this is lovely :o)
    Jackie xx

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  6. Lovely card! Thanks for playing along with the Crafty Hos.

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  7. Your card is gorgeous! I love the how it sparkles. Thanks for joining us at the The Crafty Ho’s Challenge Blog. Hope to see you back. Tammy

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  8. What a gorgeous card and lovely detail. :)
    Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad Challenge this week. :)

    Pop back on Sunday to check out our big 100th celebration - lots of prizes and fun. :)

    Debbie The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs

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  9. What a fantastic creation. Thanks for sharing it with us at The Crafty Pad this week. Hugs, Anne TCP DT

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  10. What a cute card, really like the image of the snowman! Thanks for playing along at DDCC!

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  11. beautiful card, many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge, hugs Debx

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  12. A real snowman treat! I like this little snowy man a lot. Thanks for joining in the snowy fun at Gingersnap Creations.

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  13. Super cute Christmes card...the snowman is adorable and I love the awesome details!!! Thanks for playing in the Belli challenge!!!

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  14. THis is really cute and creative. I love the beaded wire. Great job. thanks for joining us at DDCC!

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