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Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' Mid Month Inspiration

Morning all - we're half way through our first challenge at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' and myself and some of the rest of the DT are bringing you some mid month inspiration for the challenge.

Just a wee reminder - the theme this month is 

Cold and Frosty

and no, it's still not frosty or snowy here, cold yes but nothing else!

We're sponsored by My Mum's Craft Shop who are giving the winner a £10 voucher to spend in store... now I don't know about you but I could certainly spend it ;)

And here's my card. I've used a couple of stamps for this. I used the Penny Black Snowy and Hedgie stamp which I masked and then used my Inkylicious Tree stamp. You can't actually see from the photo but I did use Glamour Dust on the trees and round about the snowman and hedgehog.  

After I'd finished the card I noticed what sentiment I had used.... Warm Winter Wishes.... for a cold and frosty challenge..... Never mind, I'm sure no one will notice and everything else about the card suggests cold and frosty!


Challenges I'd Like to Enter
Cards and More - Ice and Snow
Cupcake Craft - Make a Scene
CRAFT - Christmas in January
Penny Black - January Blues

Stamps 
Snowy and Hedgie - Penny Black
The Coppice - Inkylicious
Sentiment - Whimsy Stamps

Colouring Medium 
Copics

Cardstock
Night of Navy - Stampin Up
Bashful Blue - Stampin Up

Paper 
Bo Bunny

Embellishments 
Glamour Dust
Fake Snow
Snowball Gems

Tools
Snowflake Die - Sizzix
Big Shot

Thanks for dropping by today. Remember to pop over to Christmas at Sweet Stampin' to see the rest of my fabby teamies have left for you.

Hugs. Susan xxx

21 comments:

Doreen said...

Such a gorgeous card....love the fab image and colours.xxx

Alyce said...

so adorable susan! i just love the texture on the snowmans hat...a gorgeous scene :)

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Susan. I love the little scene you've created and the PB hedgie is so cute!
Lorraine x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Such a beautiful card Susan. I love the cute hedgie and the tree in the background look wonderful
Sue xx

Laine said...

This is lovely Susan. Fabulous stamp. It very cold and frosy here but thankfully the snow has stopped and is so slowly melting.
Laine
xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so cute Susan. Love the image and your layout and colouring is gorgeous. I saw you over on MIM and had to come for a closer look and I am glad that I did.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Shirley-anne said...

Hi Susan.Fabulous image and card design .Love the snowflake and the combining of two images to create frosty scene. Thanks for sharing on make it Monday
Shirley-Anne

Claudia said...

HI Susan, what a lovely card you created. The scene you made with the trees is great and all the papercombinations - love brown and blue - are great. The snow, the glitter, the snowflake and the "snowballs" are a great finish.

Thank you very much for joining us at the Cards und More Challenge.

Hugs Claudia

PS: Please, would you briefly study our rules, because they have been adjusted; please, participate simultaneously only at 5 challenges. Thank you very much that you are aware of this, so you can participate in the raffle.

Aunty Sue said...

so cute and thanks for sharing at craft this week

Wendy said...

This is gorgeous Susan, fabulous image.
Wendy xx

Natali said...

Beautiful card Susan. Love your scene. And your sentiment just perfect for "cold and frosty"!! What else you will wish that time?!! Only feel warm )))
Hugs
Natali

Dawn said...

Hi Susan, Your card is beautiful. Love the sparkly little scene and the fluffy hat your snowman is wearing. I only read the 'let it snow' part, which is very cold and frosty :)

Hugs, Dawn

debby4000 said...

Your card is gorgeous and so cute.
luv
Debby

marion said...

What a lovely creation and scene you made with the cute snowman. Thanx for joining us at Cards und More and good luck, hugs, Marion

Donna said...

Such a sweet card Susan and a really fab scene you have created, love how you've pulled it all together. Thanks for joining in this weeks challenge at Cupcake :) Donna ♥ x

Basement Stamper said...

Fantastic winter card, love the addition of the fluff on the snowman's hat. Thanks for joining us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations this week.

Tamesis said...

Hach... das ist ja ne zuckersüße Karte geworden!!!
Danke für Deine Teilnahme bei Cards and More.
Liebe Grüße
Vanessa

Delphine said...

Gorgeous winter scene! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

Dunja Dücker said...

Hello dear Susan, would love to let you know, that your blog is inspiration pure.
Your card is so beautiful, love the gorgeous style and the very cute motif.
Thank you so much for joining us at the CARDS UND MORE CHALLENGEhope you like it and came back with the next challenge, next Thuesday ;)

Hugs
Dunja xo

jenny said...

Beautiful card.....love your masking :)
Thanks for joining us at Penny Black Saturday x

Jenny xx

stempelomi said...

stunning card!
Thank you for joining us this week at cards and more.

hugs,Beate