Holiday Swap Card

I posted last week about the fun fold swap I was in, I also did a Holiday Catalog swap.  My cards varied some for this swap because I had a really hard time figuring out how to put snow on the trees.  I tried the new Snowfall Accents Puff Paint (coming out tomorrow) but I couldn’t get them to look how I wanted.  Then I tried the Chalk Marker but I didn’t like that either.  Next it was Whisper White ink applied with the make up brush I talked about in a previous post and it looked great until it dried.  I finally decided on white embossing powder.  I redid the Whisper White ink and then sprinkled white embossing powder on it and scrapped some off so it would look like snow on the trees.  I glued everything onto the snow globe and sprayed it with Frost White Shimmer paint mixed with alcohol in a spritzer.  Then I glued on individual snowflakes from the new Snowflake Sequins.  Unfortunately the version I kept of my card does not have the embossing powder on the trees and I really didn’t want to make another one.  🙂  For the snow globe, I stamped using Silver Shimmer ink on Whisper White, die cut it out, and inked it with Balmy Blue.

J. Pollock Designs - Stampin' Up! - Still Scenes - Snow Globe Scenes

J. Pollock Designs - Stampin' Up! - Still Scenes - Snow Globe Scenes

Supplies:

150503 Still Scenes Cling Stamp Set
150655 Snow Globe Scenes Dies
153023 Still Scenes Bundle
150443 Snowflake Sequins
150645 Winter Knit 3D Emobssing Folder
150707 Celestial Copper ink pad
150709 Silver Shimmer ink pad
147105 Balmy Blue Classic Stampin’ Pad
147277 Whisper White Uninked Stamp Pad & Refill
149658 3D Embossing Folder Plate
146982 Balmy Blue 8 1/2″ x 11″ Cardstock
119686 Early Espresso 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
133676 Mossy Meadow 8-1/2″ X 11″ Cardstock
100730 Whisper White 8 1/2″ x 11″ Cardstock
140272 Whisper White 8 1/2″ x 11″ Thick Cardstock
126185 Stampin’ Spritzers
147046 Frost White Shimmer Paint
109132 White Stampin’ Emboss Powder
103083 Embossing Buddy
129053 Heat Tool
146276 Stamparatus

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