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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

From our Gnome to Yours ...

As long as we know in our hearts what Christmas ought to be, then Christmas is. ~Eric Sevareid (1912–1992)

Good morning!

We have a new Crash your Stash Challenge starting at The Outlawz Challenges which will run through October 14th

Our generous Sponsor this month is Alex Syberia Design with a prize of a $15 gift card to the Etsy shop so please make sure you check out her images … they are stunning!

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Our cue this month is Embossing powder

I have quite a bit of this stuff and frankly, While I love the way it looks, I don’t use it a lot because it’s a pain to dig everything out, carefully heat the image then have to clean up all the straggling bits of powders that got blown everywhere.

It is great for these subtle hints of something on a card … like snowflakes.

This card was done using clear EP, then using a soft brush to add the background color, which will cause the snowflakes to pop once you wipe down with a soft tissue.

  1. Image, Christmas Gnomes Digi Slimline Card Panel Stamp
  2. Cardstock from Pen+Gear (Base) and Stampin Up!
  3. Embossing Powder from Stampin Up!
  4. Ink from Stampin Up!
  5. ProMarkers
  6. Snowflake Image unknown
  7. Twine from American Crafts
Now come on over to The Outlawz Challenges to play along with us or one of the other challenges that are always in process!
(Hugs) Cara

Mirtillamente Challenge, Anything Goes


mirtillamente said...

I love this blue background!
Thank you for taking part in the Mirtillamente Challenge!
°Evelin°° owner and designer - Mirtillamente

Stellalena said...

I love the backround and the coloring of the gnomes.
Thank you for taking part in the Mirtillamente challenge!
Good luck and I hope to see you again.

Alena DT Mirtillamente

Roberta Cercato said...

Beautiful and nice gnomes!
Thank you for taking part in the Mirtillamente challenge!
Good luck!
I hope to see you again.
Roberta DT Mirtillamente