Thursday, 14 January 2016

Keep Warm


Hi there.
Playing along with the sketch challenge at Splitcoast.
Here is the sketch we are casing:


I began by stamping the background with Black Soot and Weathered Wood Distress ink.  
I then stamped the sentiment with Versamark and embossed with white.  I also cut the snowflake using a die from SSS and pop dot mounted the sentiment over that.
For a little pop of colour, I added the red rhinestones.

Adding my card to these challenges:

Simon Says- OMBRE

CAS on Sunday- WINTER

Shopping Our Stash- SOMETHING NEW
(bkg snowflake stamp)

Inspiration Challenge- ANYTHING GOES


Thanks so very much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps- MFT, Peddler's Pack/ Versamark/ wh eb powder/ Distress ink/ red rhinestones/ SSS snowflake die/pop dots

17 comments:

  1. I really like this card :) Might have to try one like it! Thank you!!

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  2. You've really captured the frostiness of winter, Karen! The tiny touches of red are wonderful!

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  3. I love it. I think the black and white with just the pop of red is wonderful.

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  4. Such a dramatic background, love this!

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  5. Love the colours! Awesome! Thanks for playing along with the SHOPPING OUR STASH crew for our "Something New" challenge!!

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  6. Fabulous background Karen. Love the red rhinestones.

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  7. Love your choice of colors for that background, and the red rhinestones are the perfect little pop of color! Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

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  8. Oh wow! This is amazing... I can almost feel the chill! :) Have a lovely weekend, Karen!
    x Asha

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  9. Beautiful! Had to order the stamp (-:
    Peggy from MN

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  10. Love the black and gray with the snowflakes Karen. The little red just pops. xx

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  11. Pretty card and colors. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination.

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  12. You've really captured the chill of snowflakes, Karen. What do you mean you stamped with the DI? Straight from the pad? Whatever you did, it's very effective.

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  13. LOVE this card, Karen! The icy chill bkgrd with the snowflakes looks fantastic. I can relate to that bkgrd as it is -2F and -23F with the windchill where I live. No snow just an arctic blast of cold. Brrrr. :)

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  14. Stunning, love those snowflakes
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

    Jo x

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  15. That sketch made me laugh. TALL GREETING. Your card is awesome. I can feel the chill coming off it. Keep it handy for those hot summer days (I heard a rumor that they would come again).

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