Saturday 22 August 2015

Frosty The Snowman

Hi everyone, this week for my DT card at Cheery Lynn Designs I am sharing with you a vintage styled Christmas card using one of our latest released Snowflake dies which comes in a set of 2.

I started by cutting out my Snowflakes in white cardstock and then sprayed Adhesive on to them and added extra fine Glitter. This way you get a lovely smooth finish that doesn't show any lumps of glue. I cut them in half and added to the corners of my first layer.

My Snowman I added Snowtex on to his body and an accent on to his hat and whilst still wet I poured some extra fine glitter over them. The embellishments were coloured with Copics and a little Distress ink at the edges for definition to the Snowman's body.

My Snowflower was glittered in the same way, layering twice and adding a Gumdrop. My Pine Branches were coloured with  Copics and Glitter added for an extra frosty look. 

Merry Christmas was heat embossed with Red Tinsel Embossing Powder.

Thanks for stopping by today.

Julie x

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  1. Your card is stunning Julie! I love the glittery snowflower and the snowman looks nicely 'rounded' with the Snowtex. The image of the children is so beautiful - a very elegant and beautiful card. Hugs, Anne xx

  2. Ooh that snowman looks so super gorgeous Julie
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  3. What a lovely sparkling card Julie. .such a sweet snowman. Enjoy your weekend hope some of our 29c gets up to you. Just en route to Southampton. Hugs xx

  4. Lovely Julie, love the vintage feel and your snowman is so cute! Deb xo

  5. A gorgeous Christmas card Julie and the vintage style really appeals to me. Love the sweet images of the little girl and of course that cute snowman x Apologies for my lack of visits but life pretty bust at the moment but its all good so no complaints.

    Sending you my best wishes
    Annie x

  6. Love this vintage card - fabulous dies and cute snowman!! TFS

  7. Hi Julie, love the card but you're just showing this to get me worried! So many people are starting Christmas cards, think I will have to get started soon.
    Thanks for the visit to mine and happy crafting, Angela x

  8. What a great vintage card Julie! Thank you for the inspiration :)
    Hugs :)

    Paper Talk with Samra

  9. Oh, Julie! You've got me wanting snow!! Just a darling wintery card!! XOXO-Shari

  10. A really charming vintage image, and the red accents give it a really cool modern twist. Fabulous festive card!
    Alison xx


Thanks for visiting, I love to read your comments so I know you have stopped by and look forward to visiting your blog.

Julie x


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