Hello Dies R Us Friends and Merry Christmas!
Darlene with you today sharing a wintry card that reminds us all to BELIEVE!
In today's scene I'm thinking the two deer in the center are is awe of the majestic buck prancing around in front of them (the one with the red nose ... hmmm wonder what his name is) and do they dare to BELIEVE they could be as majestic one day. Or maybe even fly through the skies pulling a Christmas sleigh like Santa's reindeer.
The dies I've used today are . . .
Frantic Stamper 'Reindeer Duo' #DIE09083
Tutti Designs 'Believe Word Set' #TUTTI-230 (Dec Release)
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I must confess I had some pieces and parts laying on my work table that I used to create today's card. Here's a few points of interest on creating today's card:
As you can see, once I die cut the Winter Woodland Panel, there were several OPEN areas. I wanted to use a royal blue foil paper for the sky and just white card stock for the snowy ground. To accomplish this, I laid my Winter Woodland Panel on a sheet of the foil paper and used the tip of my tweezers to lightly score the horizon line then cut it out with my swivel craft knife. Then, glued the panel to the foil panel creating my sky.
Since I was going to mat the entire panel, I need to fill in my 'open ground' areas with white card stock to mimic snow. So, I simply glued on a scrap panel of white card stock and cut off the excess around the edges.
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