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Friday, September 23, 2016

Sept. 23 QKR Stampede challenge - embossing with glitter and sparkle

When I saw the theme for this week's challenge (embossing) at QKR Stampede, I thought about this snowflake folder for a wintry card.  QKR has this great digital image, "Snowy Cabin",  as well as the let it snow sentiment.  Since we are in AZ, I could use it to rub it in to some one in snow country.
I did not color the image, but used a lot of glitter on the trees and the snow - on the image and on the embossed snowflakes.
Cuttlebug Snowflake embossing folder;  glitter, metallic silver strip, Floral Garden Diamond ribbon wrap; glittery snowflake button..  The mats look black here but IRL they are dark blue.  I especially like the crisp look of the white and blue.
CHALLENGES: 
Sketch:    Scrapping Everyday Miracles
Song - Let it snow:          Creatalicious
Any, with glitter:    Sparkle n Sprinkle
Embossing:     Get Creative
Trees:     Double D Challenges
Favorite color:   As You Like It
Any:    Creative Craft Cottage
             Glitter n Sparkle
             Classic Design Team
             Craft Your Passion
              Doodle Pantry
              Jo's Scrapshack
              Lil Patch of Crafty Friends
              Polkadoodle
              

23 comments:

DebR said...

Such a beautiful card!
Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapping Everyday Miracles.

Barbara Bruder said...

Your card is gorgeous. Love all the elements you've included on this card. Thanks for joining us at the Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenges for our latest challenge. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. {Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenges} Hugs, Barbara

Lisa said...

Such a delightful card.Love the cool colours and sparkle.Perfect for this wintry image.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
Lisa x

Angela Jones said...

What a lovely card.
Thanks for playing along with us at Jo's Fun Friday Challenge.

Darlene said...

Perfect and absolutely beautiful for our challenge! Love the bling and the little 'Let it Snow' sentiment! Great job! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘TREES’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

Darlene
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Diane said...

Beautiful winter scene Dorothy!! Thank you for joining our 'trees' challenge at Double D!
Diane DD DT

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Beautiful card . Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck Ginny DT for Creative Craft Cottage
My Blog As I do Rodos

suzARTe said...

Such a gorgeous Christmas card, I love the look of snow all through the card.It would be fantastic if you shared this creation at Anything goes September link-up, Just keep on creating
Susan xx

Elaine Stark said...

Lovely card. Thanks for joining AYLI challenge. Elaine

Annette Stapylton said...

I love your project, its just beautiful. Nice work.
Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
[Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

Leslie Miller said...

That sure is a cute cabin scene! We don't get snow here, either. Maybe a little bit every few years. Snowy scenes are so beautiful, though. I love to create them on cards, or visit occasionally, but it probably wouldn't be so fun to live in year after year. Love the embossed background and silver accents you used. Thanks so much for sharing with us in our Trees challenge at Double D!

Judy V said...

Pretty card! Love all the white and sparkle! Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter 'N' Sparkle!

Carol Lutz said...

What a gorgeous card, such pretty colours. Thanks for joining our Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge - Anything Goes , hugs, Carol DT

Carla Brooke said...

Lovely card with such pretty details1
Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Carla DT   http://classicdesignteamchallenge.blogspot.com.au/...

Claudia Rogier said...

Stunning card. Great Colours. Thanks for joining us at CCC Digi Creations Challenge.

hugs
Claudia
DT CCC Digi Creations Challenge
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Suze said...

Beautiful white on white card. Thank you for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends

Cara G said...

Such a pretty, wintery card Dorothy. Love your take on our SEM sketch...thanks for joining us!

Helen said...

Great card - love your design.

Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Helen x
(DT member)

Amelia Breytenbach said...

This is such a beautiful card! The gorgeous image and sparkle are just perfect!
Thanks for sharing with us at Double "D" Challenge.
Amelia (DT Double "D" Challenges)

ccheney said...

Very pretty! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage. Cindy (DT)

Helen Gullett said...

What a beautiful card! Love the white and cottage image. Thank You for playing along with SEM September Challenge!

Paula Jennings said...

Fun use of the SEM sketch. Love all the embossing!

Melanie said...

A wonderful card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional pick a tune” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

Hugs,
Melanie
(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)


PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy the past couple of weeks…