Monday, October 19, 2009

Snowbella's First Snowfall

It is another rainy day today in the Pacific Northwest. As I do my errands, I am enjoying all the gorgeous fall colors. I think I will take a picture of my favorite (that will be hard) and design a card around it - I will let you know when it is complete.

I was looking through my stamps and found so many that are screaming, "me next!!". I actually have a lot of stamps that have never been 'inked', oh dear. So I am going to challenge myself to use more of my stamps.

Today, I have Snowbunnybella to show off. She is just so cute and I love her big cheesy smiles, you can find her at Addicted to Rubber Stamps, as well as a host of other stamps and supplies.

I am using the Pixie Cottage Challenge (their first one) and it was fun to make. I picked some wintry bold colors and added Liquid Applique to her fuzzy parts of her outfit. It is hard to see, but it is white and puffy - I did learn this time that I need to add more so that the 'fluff' will be thicker. So what can I fluff up next.... oh well, moving on.
To create the larger scalloped border, I took the corner guard off of the punch so I could position it to create a straight line.

Have a great day and let me know what you think....



Supplies:
CS - DCWV & StampinUp
DP - DCWV
Stamp - Snow Bunny Bella via Stampin Bella
Punches - EK Success & Martha Stewart
Brad - Queen & Co.
Others: Spellbinder dies, Cuttlebug, Silk flowers

Karen
All things are heaven sent.

10 comments:

  1. Karen thanks for joining our first challenge, your card is adorable I love those colors and that spray of flowers is the perfect touch.
    Sorry to hear it is raining out there, we are having a beautiful fall day in NE Ohio today!

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  2. Super cute! I love that scalloped oval - great colors :) What a lovely card :) Thanks for playing with the Pixies!

    Cheers!
    Kristen

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  3. Thanks so much for joining in on the Pixie Cottage Challenge. Your card is wonderful. The inside is pretty as the outside!

    ~Pam
    http"//stampsinc.blogspot.com/

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  4. Love your card! The scallops are beautiful and I just love your floral sprays. Thanks for playing at The Pixie Cottage!

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  5. Wow, what a stunning card! Even the inside is beautiful! Great colors and lovely image. Thanks for playing at The Pixie Cottage. Hope to see you again!

    Hugs,
    Renata

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  6. That's a great card!
    Wonderful image and great color combo!
    Thanks for playing with our sketch at TPC!

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  7. Wow...this is awesome!! Love all the layers!! Thanks for playing with the Pixies and hope to see you again!!

    Tammy

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  8. Karen, that's cute. Love this Bella and the layout is gorgeous. You reminded me, I bought a few Bellas months ago, but have never get a chance to use any of them yet. This sure gives me lots of inspirations. Thanks!
    Hugs,
    Cabio

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  9. A beautiful card in great colours! I like the use of edge punches. The image is coloured great too!
    Thanks for playing with us at the Pixie Cottage!

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