Wednesday 4 April 2012

In The Snow (just like it is here!)

With all the snow on the ground at the moment I decided to make this snowy scene.  Thank goodness its starting to melt, I hate snow unless its on a Christmas card!
The stamp is Lili of the Valley and I've coloured it with Promarkers.  I've used Tumbled Glass Distress Ink round the edges and those of the scalloped blank too.  I then added some Anita's 3D Gloss to the boots and lantern, some Diamond Stickles to highlight the fur trim and some Liquid Pearls for the falling snow.
The papers are Wild Rose Studio and were a magazine freebie last year.  I love the contemporary colours of this stack and the slightly distressed look they have.
The banner was die cut with my new Spellbinders Mixed Media die set and inked with Tumbled Glass before being stamped with a sentiment.
I made the flowers with my old faithful Nellie Snellen punches.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Sketches by Carly - #53- sketch
Passion for Promarkers - #143 - whatever the weather
Stamp With Fun - #155 - no Easter cards
Christmas Card Throwdown - anything goes


  1. Adorable Wendy. No snow here yet, but plenty of rain.

    B x

  2. She is gorgeous, beautiful colours, love the effect with liquid pearls x

  3. So gorgeous the image and the snow sweetie...and I hope the nasty white stuff is now melting's been gorgeous here in Essex...and feeling warm

    big hugs Vicky xx

  4. gorgeous card love how you have put it all together and your colouring is amazing x

  5. Ooooh so pretty Wendy, love the image and your snow is just fab!


  6. fabulous card Wendy and that colouring is fantastic xx

  7. Stunning card Wendy, good to see the snow going away, your colouring is great. Marlene

  8. Adorable and gorgeous Wendy, love how you have used the liquid pearls for the snow, looks great...We are lucky here in Surrey and not had any snow, just cold rain.
    Wendy xx

  9. This is beautiful Wendy, and your colouring on the outfit is stunning:)x

  10. Aaaww this is gorgeous Wendy, I love this image and love the snowflakes too! :)

  11. LOVE that pearly snow! Such a gorgeous creation, Wendy! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT again! :)

  12. so stunning wendy.gorgeous sweet image and i love your fab snow and papers.
    thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

  13. Gorgeous Wendy, love the sweet image and beautiful colours.

  14. A fabulous creation - thanks for playing along this week at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx

  15. This is so beautiful - I love the way you have made the snow 3d works a treat.

  16. Beautiful Christmas card. And your coloring is great.
    Thanks for joining us at PfP this week :o)

  17. Wow, what a gorgeous your colouring and the snow...thanks for playing with Sketches by Carly!
    xxx Margreet

  18. Beautiful card Wendy - great colouring of the image, Jx

  19. Oh Wow! this card is simply beautiful! You did an amazing job with Carly's sketch

  20. fab card... love that image.
    thanks for joining us over @ Passion for Promarkers for my "Whether the Weather" challenge this week

  21. What a great card! Loving the fancy label and pearly snow... and of course the adorable image!! Ya, it snowed again here in Central Oregon again yesterday for a bit but melted just as quickly. I'm ready to skip Spring and go right into summer!! :) Have a wonderful Easter weekend and THANK YOU for playing with us at Sketches by Carly!!

  22. Hi Wendy, what a gorgeous card. I love the cute image and your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x


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