Monday, October 16, 2017

Let It Snow!

Let It Snow!

I love this large "funky snowflake" and thought it might look great done in the negative. But as I was die cutting it and poking the snowflakes out I changed my mind and decided to use the positive, and I love the results. 

I started by sponging on the colours of my background using distress oxide inks. I then flicked water from my paint brush getting some large and small water marks. To get some sparkle I lightly pounced my background with VersaMark embossing ink, then sprinkled on some embossing powder and heat set. This is a close up of the background.
Once the embossing was finished I laid out the negative of the snowflakes and placed in the positive snowflakes to glue down. The main full snowflake I die cut from white glitter cardstock and attached on foam dots. I die cut the Joy sentiment and sponged it with the faded jeans ink before gluing it to the centre of the snowflake. To finish I added a few dew drops.

I hope you enjoy this card and thank you for visiting my blog.
Products: Simon Says Stamp Funky Snowflake, Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Inks Faded Jeans, Fossilized Amber, Cracked Pistachio, Worn Lipstick, Neenah Cardstock, White Glitter Cardstock, CottageCutz Joy Sentiment Die, VersaMark Embossing Ink, Ranger Rainbow Sparkle Embossing Powder, Foam Dots, Dew Drops.

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