Thursday, November 18, 2010

Let's Try This Again! attempt at creating a snowflake bombed!!! It actually didn't look that bad UNTIL I messed with it a little bit more! It is now safely in the trash lol!!! The snowflake you will see on my card today is smaller and is a different shape, but I think looks waaaaaaaaay better than the first. Believe me... you are not missing anything by my trashing that ugly snowflake!

Since I accidentally posted yesterday, but didn't have the card to go with it, you may have a feeling of deja vu! Don't you love Victoria Case images? This is the MOST FUN set ever!!! I had a very hard time choosing, they are all so adorable : ) Thanks, Victoria ♥ I finally narrowed it down to I Heart Powder, from the mini Winter Hearts and Hugs Set by Victoria Case for SCACD.

Isn't she a beauty? I know she looks cold in all that snow, but she's safely bundled up and ready to hit the slopes! The 'powder' is Polar White Flower Soft. She's even kicked up some of it on her shiny boots which have a coat of Diamond Glaze over them so her feet don't get soggy lol!

She's colored with my usual copics: Skin - E11 E21 E00 R20; Hair - E35 E34 YR21 YR20; Ski pants/jacket - B02 B01 B00 B000; Boots/Gloves - C9 C7 C5; Red accents - R29 R27 R24. The cozy fluffy detail on her ski attire is Sugar Sparkly Fluff. It was a snap to use over my Quickie Glue pen. You can get in the smallest areas with this pen. I LOVE it!

Challenges Entered:
Critter Sketch Challenge - Texture
Kaboodle Doodles - 1 solid, 2 patterns, 3 embellishments

Here's a closeup of attempt snowflake #2. Here's the deal... I tried to use a die cut with a piece of clear material. It wasn't a transparency, but much thicker. After going over it about 4 or 5 times, it left an impression, but didn't cut through...SO...I just cut around it with scissors. Hence... my poor attempt #2 as well. I am being brave to show you this lol!!! The clear sparkly material over the entire snowflake is Twinklets Diamond Dust. Then I adhered a snowflake button in the center and covered it with Stickles. Other than the shape, I am fairly pleased with the way it looks...

Last Call for SCACD CANDY!!! Hurry... ends November 19 at 5:30 pm EST. Two chances to win! Enter Here at the NEW Facebook Page and Here at the Store Blog. You definitely want to be in it... I wish I was lol!!! AND there's more information about a FREE stamp on the Store Blog. Go check it out!

One more note: SCACD store will be closed (and not shipping) for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon on Nov. 24th through Nov. 26th. The store reopens at 8AM California time on Nov. 27th.

Hoping you are having a wonderful day : ) Thanks so much for stopping by!

May God bless you, keep you and comfort your soul ~


Becky said...

Lori this is stunning girl. Love the coloring and all the little details.

Patty said...

I think your snow flake looks nice and cold. This is a beautiful card!

Anne said...

This is so adorable! Looove it! :D

Mary Lou said...

Hi Lori~~Powder is Gorgeous and your snowflakes fits perfectly:)
so fun to know that crazy boo boo's don't just happen to me:D
thanks for sharing

Shirley said...

It's good to see you back for another challenge at Kaboodledoodles Lori. Such a pretty fresh Christmas card. I love the colour combination and you have coloured your cute image beautifully. I love the sparkly ribbon and the snow looks so lifelike.
Thank you for joining us and we hope you will return for our forthcoming challenge.


Jill said...

RFeally sweet image and great colouring. Thanks for playing at Kaboodledoodles this week and hope to see you next time. Jill

**Farrah** said...

Hi Lori,
What a stunner you've created! Fantasic, bold papers and beautiful ribbon! I also think the snowflake is great!
Thanks for joining us again at Kaboodle Doodles and good luck!

sparklygirl-Tina said...

Hi Lori

What a lovely card you've created fresh and funky - I love how your snowflake turned out and I really love your card. Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles and hope to see you again.


Tammy Miller said...

Your card is gorgeous! I love the how it sparkles. Thanks for joining us at Critter Sketch Challenge Blog for our embossing challenge. Hope to see you back. Tammy

Tanya said...

Great Card!

Thanks for joining us at Critter Sketch this week!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a sweet image!! Gorgeous coloring and layout!!

Scrapmumur said...

OH.... your card is so wonderful!!!
I love the look.
Thank you for your so nice comments for my tutoriel box WOJ.
Hugs, Murielle

Cammy said...

Oh this is so sweet! I have this image on my desk, waiting for ink. Very sweet card. Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles this week!

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