Monday, 2 November 2009

Frosty the Snowman - Cute Daisy May DT Card, All that sparkles

It's time for a new challenge at Cute Daisy May and this week we want to see what you come up with for a 'Blue Christmas'

For my card I used this cute snowman, he has such a happy face I can't help loving him.
I coloured him with Copics and used flake (that is Flake and not a typo, not sure what it is really called as it was a pressie)glitter for his body, which gives him a real sparkly snow look IRL.
I then got a bit carried away and used Glitter Board for my matting and Layering and the snowflakes which I cut using my Spellbinders Snowflake die.
I used the Spellbinders snowflake embossing folder highlighted with Persian Sea Cosmic Shimmer Iridescent Mica Pigments, which gives a lovely effect when the light hits it.
I added some gems and a crystal for his nose, to complete my card. I used Sticky pads and silicone to attach my snowman to give the card some depth which you can sort of see here.

Linnie the creator of Cute Daisy May has got into the Christmas Spirit early and is giving away a sheet of four fabulous xmas images, so if you like this cutie Snowman you need to head on over to the Cute Daisy May Blog to grab yours now. The great thing about them are they are digital so you get to use them straight away no waiting for postmen strikes to finish and you can resize them to fit your project.

Dont forget to visit the rest of the DT's blog and check out their creations.

I am entering this card into the Simon Says Stamp Challenge which is All That Sparkles, The
Creative Card Crew Snowflakes Our Daily Bread Designs Shimmer and Cooking it up with Katie a recipe challenge - Start with Christmas add sparkle and finish wih a border


  1. WOW love the snowflakes and how you've done the embossing with the shimmer on the background - might have to invest in that snowflake background xxxxx

  2. Beautiful card.. Love all the sparkle!! Very lovely work..
    Hugs, Linda

  3. Gorgeous,I love all that can never have too much on a Christmas card!!! Love the cute snowman!!
    Hugs xx

  4. Hi there,

    This is fabulous and it is nice to see the Spellbinders used on a real card - sorry I have been watching Sheena on Create and Craft - getting carried away. Still need a die cutting machine - the cuttlebug seems good but what do you use?

    Hugs Ali x

  5. Wonderful card Beccy, love the sparkle!

  6. Oh this does have lost of shimmer! Cute card and thanks for playing along with us on the Our Daily Bread Designs Challenge "Show us the Shimmer"!

  7. what a cute snowman!!!

    thanks for joining Simon Says Stamp challenge!

  8. Oh wow!!! This is an adorable snowman! Your card is gorgeous and so shimmery!!!! Thank you so much for playing in our challenge!

  9. Beccy,
    This is wonderful!
    I love the image and all the sparkle too.
    Thanks for Cooking It Up With Katie!

  10. What a stunning card this is
    Hugs Jacqui x

  11. This is so pretty!! I love all the sparkle, the cute image and your colors. Thanks for playing with us at ODBD.


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