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Sunday, January 17, 2016

Snowmen Trio Xmas Card

Created this Christmas card painting some buttons that were blue with black mixed w/ white to make gray color paints.  Stamped My Craft Spot sentiment. Added buttons & punched hearts.

Supplies List

adhesive: glue dots, Scotch ATG
buttons: 9 small blue painted w/ black mixed w/ white paint to make gray color
embosing:  Darice Snowmen emb folder
ink: Memento Bahama Blue
machine: Sizzix  
paper: DCWV Winter mat stack scrapbook   cardstock - blue, blue glitter - hearts, white
paint: black & white mixed to make gray color to paint buttons
punch: Marvy heart
stamp: My Craft Spot Tiny Tags Christmas - sentiment
tools: MIST

Entering this into the following challenges:    

1/17  Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party Ch Let it Snow  UE  1/4
1/17  Faith Hope Love Fun Cuts "H" is for "Heart"  UE 1/11

1/18  ABC Christmas A is for Anything Goes Christmas  UE  1/6

1/20  DRS Designs Ch Thurs #209 Heart to Heart   UE  1/14

1/21  PDE Linky Party Ch106 Anything Goes  UE 1/15

1/21  Your Next Stamp Sketch & Color Ch#30  UE  1/8
   Colors - blue, gray, white

The sketch?
If you use the sketch feel free to swap out shapes or rotate; so long as we can see the basic sketch was your inspiration.


The colors?

If you choose the color combo, be sure to use at least 3 colors and feel free to add in neutrals


1/22  CHNC Christmas Ch264 Cute or Anything Goes as long as it's Christmas  UE  1/16
1/22  Classy Cards N Such CCNS Ch120 Buttons  3E(#3)  1/17

1/23  Pile It On Ch #99 Your First Initial  UE 1/10 
   M - Marvy heart, Memento ink

1/30  Sweet Stamps Jan Anything Goes  UE  1/3

1/31  Artistic Stamper Creative Team Blog Jan 2016 Anything Goes Ch  UE 1/1
1/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Jan 2016  UE  1/
1/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jan 2016 Ch  UE  1/1
2/7  Bunny Zoe's Crafts Jan Ch Hearts   UE 1/11


  1. This is so adorable, Melissa!! The snowman are so sweet!! I love the hearts and how you stamped the sentiment!! Beautiful card!! Have a great evening :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  2. What a great use of embossing! This one fits in with the YNS color challenge perfectly. Thanks for joining in the fun!!!

  3. Simply Sweet project!! Thank You for submitting all of your projects, they were truly a joy to visit n' check out. Thank You for submitting to my challenge. I hope you had fun and will join me again for another week of Alphabet Challenges!!!

    Fun Cuts

  4. Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
    I hope you’ll come link up again soon!
    Janis, Owner & DT Member
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    PDE Linky Party, Owner & DT Member

  5. Such a sweet card!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  6. I totally love this! Thanks for joining the PDE Linky Party :)

    Jenny ~ PDE DT

  7. Great embossing! Thanks for playing with us at YNS!

  8. Very sweet! Thanks for playing along at Your Next Stamp!

  9. Such a sweet card, thanks for joining in this months challenge at The Artistic Stamper.

  10. Thank you for sharing another lovely card with us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.

  11. Love the idea!
    Thank you for sharing with Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Extra! Hope you will join in again in February!
    DT for CHNC Extra!
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!