Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Non-traditional snowflakes

I love this blue and lavender color combo; I don't think I've used it for a Christmas card before. The busy panel here was made by repeatedly stamping a snowflake image to fill the space, stamping several generations before reinking. It's a technique that was featured on Splitcoast a few weeks ago, and it results in an interesting textured background..

The singular snowflake was inked in purple and clear-embossed.  The snowflakes are from Purple Onion Design.

This card is for these challenges:
Winter Wonderland -- add a snowflake
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #337 -- non-traditional colors
ABC Christmas -- More than 1
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra -- anything Christmas
Word Art Wednesday #286 -- anything goes

8 comments:

  1. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

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  2. This is such a pretty color combo for Christmas. I should really use it more often, as I think it conveys the feeling of "cold." Thanks for joining us at CHNC Extra! :)

    ~Marie B -DT

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  3. Great card! Thank you for blessing us with your entry to the WORD ART WEDNESDAY challenge. Please join us to a new challenge starting 6/21/17. Leaving you the encouragement found in Psalms 16:8 (NIV) which says: "I keep my eyes always on the LORD. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken."

    JO ANN
    http://jatterburycreations.blogspot.com

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  4. Gorgeous card Sandy. I love that colour combination.
    Thanks so much for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Hope to see you again soon,
    Lou DT xo

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  5. Love the layout and colour scheme. Thank you for joining in the Anything Christmas Challenge at CHNC Extra for June.

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  6. Thats a lot of snowflakes definitely more than one :) Lovely card, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

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  7. Beautiful card.
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge.
    Carissa

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