Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Winter Wonder

Today's card is something I've wanted to make since Christmas Day.  I looked out the front window and the sky in the distance was a dark blue just above the tree line and the farther up you looked the lighter the sky got.  I snapped a few pictures of it, but neither my pics or this card does it justice!  It was so cool to see!  I know a lot of you don't like the cold and snow, but I have to admit I do. :)  My thought is if it's going to be cold it might as well be cold with snow instead of cold with rain and mud.  


The design for this week's card is from Try Stampin' on Tuesday, so don't forget to check all of the other ladies cards HERE.  I'll admit I fudged a little on the bottom part of this week's design, but I just didn't think the circles went with the scene I created, so I went with the "skid marks" from Gorgeous Grunge instead. lol  The twist is Sparkle it Up, which I did do, it's just hard to tell.  I spritzed it with smooch spritz that's mixed with rubbing alcohol.  I guess you can see just a bit of it if you look for it.


Thanks for looking and have a great day!
Sara

Stamp Sets:  Lovely as a Tree, Gorgeous Grunge & Sassy Salutations
Card Stock:  Marina Mist, Smoky Slate & Whisper White
Classic Stampin' Pads:  Smoky Slate, Basic Gray,
Marina Mist & Island Indigo
Craft Pad:  Whisper White
Stampin' Emboss Powder:  White
Smooch Spritz:  Vanilla Shimmer
Sponges & Brayer


3 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous! I love the sky and your brilliant use of the grunge stamp!!

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  2. Beautiful card Sara. I really like the silver/white against the icy blue color. The grunge skip mark was a perfect finishing touch.

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  3. Beautiful snow scene! Adding a bit of sparkle was a great touch!

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Thank you for your comments. I read everyone! If you ever wonder how I've made something I'd be glad to let you know! Sara

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