Sunday 17 August 2014

Circular Scene

Another Christmas card using my Mum's Marianne village dies, but this time I've added in some Memory Box deer too.
 The snowy sky was done by sponging white acrylic paint through an Imagination Crafts stencil with Cut 'n' Dry foam.  The glitter card for the foreground was made by brayering Imagination Crafts Sparkle Medium in Diamond onto white card.  It's really easy and doesn't use much medium, this was the first time I'd tried it, and it's a technique I'll definitely be using again.  The camera hasn't picked up the sparkle, it looks so pretty and glittery in reality, and it doesn't shed either.  Just one word of warning, make sure your craft mat is clean, mine still has a little Mustard Seed Distress Ink on it from another project and I managed to get some on my brayer, and, well, nobody wants yellow snow........
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Imagination Crafts - Summer Holidays or Create a Scene - IC products - snowflake stencil and Sparkle Medium
Allsorts - #272 - Masking and/or Stenciling
Sister Act - #70 - Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland - Anything Goes for Christmas
CRAFT - #272 - Christmas
The Squirrel and the Fox - #75 - Anything Goes


  1. Stunning design and image Ginny x

  2. Oh what a beautiful Christmas card.

  3. what a cutie of a card! thanks so much for playing along with us at CRAFT-Challenge!

    Hugs and kisses from germany, silvi xoxo

  4. lovely card wendy-I have to get sparkle medium and a brayer-i saw the technique on create and craft yesterday and like the fact it doesn't shed everywhere! xx

  5. This is a wonderful card hun, you've created a super little scene with these fabulous dies!
    And with my DT hat on, thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland :)

  6. so stunning wendy.your winter scene is fabulous :D

    xx coops xx

  7. Really love this gently snowy scene. I might give your technique a go to create snow. Many thanks. Linda :)

  8. Beautiful card Wendy! I love how creative you are; and those hills and buildings, deer are fabulous. Even a little lamp post. So cute! Picture perfect scene.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at The Squirrel and The Fox!! Hope to see you again next challenge.

    Please join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog. Have a fantastic week!! Hugs, Gloria DT

  9. Beautiful scene, Wendy. What dies did you use for your little houses and lamp post?
    Blessings, Ginny B

  10. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  11. Wow so beautiful love the layers. Thank you for joining us at imagination crafts. xxxx

  12. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland.

    Deborah A


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