Paper crafting is works of heart

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Snow Couple with Snowflakes Christmas card

For the 3rd week of October 2019, 52 Christmas Card Throwdown Challenge blog has picked the theme prompt of snowmen/snowman, so my response is to go with a different layout style with my take on this.

One reason is I don't have much of Christmas or winter patterned papers, just a 6" square paper pad of MSLO's 2018 Christmas patterns. I've got lots of embellishments especially ribbons and a few stamps but those supplies are out in the garage right now. So my attempts for this card are to get crafty and creative with a few accents that are handy on our dining table [aka indoor craft space]:



link for 52 CCThttps://52cct.blogspot.com/2019/10/october-theme-challenge-dt-call.html



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other challenge blogs and Facebook groups, besides my personal FB page=

a. https://12monthsofchristmaslinkup.blogspot.com/2019/10/challenge-58-opt-twistsensational-santa.html = 12 Months of Christmas Link-Up Challenge Blog; #58; my card is just a regular entry

b. https://audsentimentschallengeblog.blogspot.com/2019/10/238-for-child-and-dt-call.html = Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog #238 with theme of "For A Child" + sentiment; my card is a charming Christmas card which is super cute to give to a youngster

c. PPPDTC group on FB; a sharing site for crafting bloggers

d. Mixed Media Creativity group on FB

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Some design notes:
a. 3 scrap sections from the 2018 MSLO Christmas Paper Pad
b. 2 snowman and tree stickers
c. iridescent gems stickers from Dollar Tree
d. base cardstock from Colorbok purchased at Wal-Mart
e. white with glitter foam snowflakes from Dollar Tree
f. white and silver snowflakes confetti scatter is part of an assorted 4 pack set purchased from Peachy Cheap website
g. "Merry Christmas" stamp from Stampin' Up

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Crafting in the 'getting chilly' USA heartland,
Becca S



10 comments:

  1. What a great take on the theme Becca, and a very creative card from your limited supplies :)
    Blessings
    Maxine

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    1. Maxine: thank you so much for your supportive input!

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  2. A super card with just a few accents. Love it. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments challenge. Elaine

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    1. Thanks, Elaine, for acknowledging my link-up to ASCB!!!

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  3. This is a pretty wintry look for your happy little snowmen. Sometimes it's good to use up what is to hand. Thanks for joining in at 52CCT

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    1. Thank you, Alison C, for acknowledging my link-up to 52 CCT!!!

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  4. Beautiful snowman card. Thank you for joining us at 52CCT. Goga

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    1. Thanks so much, Goga, for visiting from 52 CCT!

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  5. Such a lovely card, love the snowmen and the bling, so pretty. Thanks for joining us for the Aud Sentiments Challenge.
    Jenny (Aud Sentiments Challenge DT) xx
    https://wordpress.com/view/gingerninjacrafts.wordpress.com

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    1. Thanks so much, Jenny, for coming over from ASCB!!!

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