Nov 10, 2016

Winter Wonderland

Hello, Alicia  creating for you today.  I had so much fun with my latest delivery from Dies R Us!  I was so excited to play with the Avery Elle Pierced Cloud dies and the Poppystamps' Stitched Hills dies in particular.  At first I had the mind set that clouds were for spring cards, but then I started to broaden my horizons.  I think the crisp clouds with a touch of glitter pen are perfect "snow" clouds.

I popped up the individual clouds on top of the border of clouds keeping the pattern in place for a clean effect.  I gave most of the elements at least a spot of Wink of Stella clear.  It was perfect to replicate glistening snow.  I colored the remainder of my image with various alcohol markers.  I fussy cut the snowman with his feathered friend and popped them up as well.  He looks perfect sitting on the stitched hill.  I  just loved pierced and stitched details on dies!! There's plenty to be found at Dies R Us.

Dies used from the Dies R Us store:

Poppystamps - Dies - Stitched Hills (NEW)
Poppystamps-Stitched Hills
Avery Elle - Pierced Cloud
Avery Elle-Pierced Cloud

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  1. I love your card, what a cheeky snowman! Your colour combo makes such a lovely change from the traditional snow scene and the stitched cloud dies are now going on my wish list!

  2. Oh my, this is so darling! I love your use of patterned papers. The clouds and trees are so fun! The snowman and owl are too cute too!!

  3. WOW what a clever and unique creation ... love it! You have some awesome ideas here ... really has my mind swirling ... thanks!

  4. A cute card with a pretty color the clouds.

  5. Such a cute scene, I love these colors and you matched up the clouds perfectly with the sky!!


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