Friday, October 29, 2010

Warm Winter Wishes - CCEE1043

Warm Winter Wishes - Cheers & Challenges Eclectic Ensemble Challenge #1043 - CAS

At first sight you may think, This is not clean and simple. Well, it really is!!!
I will define my steps.
1. Whisper White cardstock cut to 4 x 5" and brayered with SU Marina Mist.
2. Punch 6 circles in varying sizes out of post it notes on the end where the adhesives are located.
3. Place the 6 circles in snow people patterns.
4. Tear a scrap piece of paper to use as a matte.
5. Brayer SU Ballet Blue then Night of Navy over the entire piece.
6. Flip the scrap around to cover the top portion of your piece.
7. Brayer Night of Navy on the bottom.
8. Move the scrap around and brayer in different spots SU Marina Mist.
9. Remove circles and scrap.
10. Punch tiny holes for eyes, and buttons out of scrap paper. Dauber SU Early Espresso.
11. Cut tiny carrots out of scrap paper and sponge them in place with SU Pumpkin Pie.
12. Draw stick arms with SU Early Espresso marker.
13. Add details to snowpeople with white Signo Gel pen.
14. Sponge Night of Navy all around edges of cardstock.
!5. Punch corner mattes and assemble with silver brads.
16. Punch tag and hand write Warm Winter Wishes.
I know 16 steps doesn't seem CAS, but believe me, it goes pretty quick!
Hope if you try my technique you'll post a comment with your link so I can check it out! Thanks to Michelle Zindorf for all her inspiration.

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TFL
T%dles Peeps!
Betty aka ZacksNana

3 comments:

Loz said...

Beautiful card Betty...Looks like a lot of work...Loz

Joanne (jojot) said...

OMGosh...I LOVE this.....thanks for playing with the CCEE

Monika Reeck said...

ooh tooo cuuutee Betty....looks like a real snowman :)

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