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Sunday, January 17, 2010

Snow Much Fun!

We are expecting quite a bit of heavy, wet snow tonight and tomorrow here in our part of New England. I am so sick of it unless it is on a card, like this one. Don't you just love this digi from Mo's Digital Pencil. I fell in love with it as soon as I saw it, I think its that cute face.

I also wanted to do the card in blue but couldn't find any DP in the right shades I colored the image so I stamped the back round instead with my Rubber Stamp Tapestry snowflake set. It is definitely one of my favorite sets. Also you can't tell from the pic but the whole back round was dabbed with Stickles and Dazzling Diamonds on the pompoms, snowflakes, and Flower Soft snow on the image.

These are the challenges that this card works for
Mo's Pigital Pencil Challenge #14-this challenge was a really fun sketch to do, it worked perfectly with the image!
Digital Tuesday Challenge #41-This challenge was Emboss it! I embossed the bottom panel on the card with snowflakes.
Play Date Cafe Challenge PDCC12-This challenge was a color, 3 different shades of blue. Between the image and the back round I think I came close to all 3 shades in their challenge.
Crafty Creations Challenge #50-This challenge is to use 3 different textures. I used Flower Soft, dry embossing, glitter, and ribbon.
Charisma Cardz Challenge #2-This challenge is Anything New. How is easy that. I used my new digi from Mo's Digital Pencil, new iridescent snowflakes from JoAnns, and new light blue Recollection sticker pearls from Michaels.
Stamp Something Challenge-This challenge was to use two colors blue and white. My most favorite colors for anything! What fun I had.
3 Clovers Thursday Challenge #47-Baby, Its cold outside is the challenge this week. I am definitely trying to play with all my new winter stamps and images before it isn't cold out anymore.
Saturday Spotlight with Hidden Potential SSHP14-This challenge is to go wild with snowflakes!!
I went wild by stamping my whole back round with snowflakes instead of using a DP. I do love snowflakes.
Crafty Ann's Challenge #6-Embossing! I love using my Cuttlebug embossing folders when I emboss, can't imagine what I did before I had them. The one I used, snowflakes, is one of my favorites.

These were a lot of fun to do this week. I want to thank all these lovely ladies for coming up with new, fun and sometimes challenging challenges for us to play along with.

Supplies
Stamps: Mo's Digital Pencil, Rubber Stamp Tapestry
Paper: SU Ballet Blue CS, Papertrey White CS
Inks: Copics, Asst. SU shades of blue inks, Memento Black
accessories: Coluzzle Cutting System, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Flower Soft, Stickles, SU Glitter, Michaels Ribbon, Recollection Sticker Pearls, Iridescent snowflakes from JoAnns

Thank you for stopping by today. It really means a lot to me to have you see what I made and let me know what you think of it.

Have a wonderful week,
Mary

32 comments:

Julie Ranae said...

Hokey Smokes! You managed a lot of different challenges with this entry...good job!

Thanks for making The Play Date Cafe one of them!

Sandy Hulsart said...

Very cute card, love the snowflake paper created with the stamps. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Mo's Challenge blog.

CelticWoman said...

wow, talk about a slam dunk, you got one going in this card, beautiful, thanks so much for challenging with us this week at the Play Date Cafe. Sandi

Elaine L. said...

Very sweet card! I love the DP you've created. Thanks for joining us in Mo's Challenge.

The Wired Angel said...

Hi Mary C!! It's nice to see you playing along with us. I love your card, choice of papers, and lovely coloring of Kai. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Mo's challenges. Hurry back each week for more cool stuff!! Hugs (and stay warm!), Peggy

Leanne said...

Awww, this is soooo cute!

Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week - good luck!

Hugs
Leanne
xx

Juls said...

Just gorgeous!! Love it!!

Ann Whitfield said...

Oh this is gorgeous! I'm glad you couldn't find a suitable dp in your stash because your stamped one is perfect. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

FANTASTIC!! This is one of my favorite MO images and you've done a wonderful job with ALL the challenges!! Thanks for joining us at Saturday Spotlight!! Great job!!

Dawn B. said...

Your snow looks real..LOVE the way you used Mo's sketch..Thanks for playing along with us in Mo's Challenge this week.

Dot Scrap said...

This card is so beautiful. I love the image and your coloring is perfect.
Thank you for joining the fun at Stamp Something.
Dorte aka dot-scrap

Anne Jagger said...

So cute and bright, I love it.

Beryl said...

This is such a great image and you've coloured it to perfection. I think your stamped background is ideal for this lovely card. Thank you for joining in Crafty Ann's challenge.
Beryl xx

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Oh my goodness!! This is just as precious as can be!!! I love it!! The image is stunning and boy do I love your snow underneath that fellow!! Fabulous job!! Thanks for joining with us at Saturday Spotlight this week!! HUGS

Peggy said...

So cute! I love the colors. Great job!

Erin... said...

Love your card!!! That image is so sweet and the colors are stunning! We got a pile of snow up here in NH today!!! Hope it stopped where you are! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Saturday Spotlight and Stamp Something!

coldwaters2 said...

Stunning card the colours and image are beautiful and that embossing just adds the perfect touch thank you for sharing this with us at Crafty Ann's

Hugs
Lorraine x

Cathy said...

Love this!!! Your coloring is beautiful and I really like your snowflake dp you created. Thanks for playing the Mo's challenge this week!!!

starcyl said...

Great card and beautifully coloured. Thanks for joining in with Crafty Ann's.
Jenny x

mamichelle said...

That image is adorable and your card is beautiful, Mary!

Rose said...

your card is adorable and the colors are beautiful , thanks for joining us on crafty creations this week :)

Saskia said...

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenge with your beautiful work! I hope to see you back next time! :)

Greetings, Saskia

Hope Jacare said...

Thanks for playing along at Crafty Creations - lovely card - great textures! Cheers Claire x

Deb M. said...

Beautiful card! Love the image & colors...perfect!! TFS!

Renata van Miltenburg said...

Love your take on the sketch. Very nice colouring and I adore the snowlook!

Warmest greetings,

Renata

Tasha said...

Wow this is so beautiful, i love the blues and the use os diamond dust
thank you for joining us at Chrisma Cardz
love tasha xx

Lisa said...

Every time I see this image in a project I love it more. It's so precious and you made it into a beautiful card! Beautiful coloring, layout, colors, just everything! Thanks for joining us at Mo's Challenge this week!
Hugs!
Lisa

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is absolutely beautiful!! I just love the colors, sweet image and your coloring!! Stunning!! An awesome take on the Sat. Spotlight this week! Thanks for playing along!

Julie Ranae said...

CONGRATULATIONS! You made the Fab 4 over at The Play Date Cafe for your 'blues' project!

Pop on over and collect your badge for your blog!

Hope you will play again with us this week...the colors are 'out of this world, man!'

Jan said...

Congrats on Fab 4 and your card is amazing! Theimage is one of the cutest I've seen :)

tanjaak said...

Hi! Such a lovely card. Thanks for joining the Stamp Something challenge this week.
hugs,Tanja

Sue from Oregon said...

I love this Mo image...just so cute! Thanks for joining the winter challenge at 3 Clovers!