Many times I fall asleep thinking of card designs and wondering if certain things can work or not. This card is one of those wondering if something could work or not, and it did work! I used a stencil to emboss my background. Using the embossing mat with my Cuttlebug I was able to use a stencil to emboss instead of an embossing folder, this is so cool! My stencil love just grew.
These guys are just so cute! I have a soft spot for snowmen. I think that is one of the great things about making cards, I really am learning a lot about my preferences, many I knew like polka dots, but some I think I discovering.
While going through my Christmas paper stash for the last card I made I came across the paper I used to make this card. I kept thinking about it because it was something that I didn’t know how I was going to utilize, and then I saw this sketch and it seemed like they were made for one another. I love that the timing was just perfect, that the paper was still in my head. read more
I am trying something new this year, let’s see how this goes. Instead of just doing a flurry of holiday cards right before the holiday in question (yea, I will still be doing a bit of that as well.) I am going to try and do at least one of each a month. I know I am a bit behind it being the end of February and all, but better late than never.