1.15.2012

Brrr! It's Cold!

Happy Sunday to you!  Loving that I have a three day weekend to enjoy.  I hope you are doing something you love today!
No snow here in Virginia but it's cold enough for it.   I actually hope it holds off for the next week because we have a special birthday party on Saturday and that could throw a wrench into the plan. MY card for this week's Sentimental Sundays challenge of ribbons is this little fellow who is  making a huge snowball.  The digi is from Digi My World and can be found here.  I did paper piecing for his outfit and then colored his face and hair in with Copics.  Next I added flocking to the hat brim and the pom pom at the end of his hat.  The giant snowball was colored and then covered with glistening snow.  The sentiments are  SRM Stickers Winter 51009.  I love how transparent they are and never have issues with them peeling up.  The papers for this project were entirely from my scrap bucket/bag.  I started the base by stamping with  speckled dots in black and then added layers.  The snowflake trim is my Making Memories which I picked up years ago.  I tied silver Stampin' Up cord around that several times and tied a bow. 

Hope you will join us at Sentimental Sundays for the challenge!

Challenges I would like to enter my card into:
Aud Sentiments: #45 Any sentiment plus use only scraps
Chocolate, Coffee, & Cards: #4 Glitter Latte(snowball)
Creative Belli: #134 Snowflakes (trim is snowflakes)
DRS Designs: #7 Paper Piecing
Fussy & Fancy: Let It Snow
Scrapbook Sisters: Snow
Sisterhood of Scrappers: Let It Snow
Totally Papercrafts: #99 Spots & Stripes

29 comments:

June Houck

Amy, she is so cute! I love the glittery snowball too. Congrats on your new DT position :)

Archana

Love the image and the colors you have used.
Cute card!

Jenn

Adorable. I love the snowball.

Jennifer
Fellow DT member

Lisa B

I love your paper piecing on the outfit and the hat. Your card came out great...cute snowball.

Thanks for sharing this with us at the Sisterhood of Crafters.

Bonnie

Super Duper Cute! I hope the snow holds off for your party! But maybe you could toboggan! lol!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk)

This is FABULOUS Amy! LOVE the paper piecing ... heck, I love everything about it! Such a fun creation! Happy New Year!
Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘Let It Snow’ challenge and please come back again soon!

Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Julie Tucker-Wolek

Toooooooooo cute!!!! i love love love the colors and loving the snowflakes!! :):):):):):):):):):):)

Shelia

super cute card. I really like the paper pieced outfit you gave your cute little guy. Thanks for playing in the DRS Designs challenge this week!

creativedawn

Hi Amy!
AWESOME card! I really like your paper piecing artwork...

still a card fan

Pam

Stella

This cutie has such a lovely outfit for this cold winter season :)I love the frosted color.
Great design of your card and your choice of papers and embellishments are always perfect...

Bea und Doreen

lovely card, Amy. Cute image ;)
Love the sentiment.
Hugs
Doreen xx

Annette

fun fun card...it is cold outside...even in CA.. your card is so adorable...that image is fun..

Gemma

Gorgeous card sweetie & love the glitzing snowball...

Thanks for playing along at CCCC & good luck!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Torrey

I know this is supposed to be all frosty and what not...but it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy!!! THanks for playing with us at CCCC.

Torrey
http://left-field-studio.blogspot.com/

yyam

Ooh....so sweet! Just love the happy colors! :)

Davi

Very sweet card Amy!! Love the pieced outfit and fun snowball. Hope you stay snow free :)

Rea

He is so fun, looks like he's off to make a snowman. Love the contrast of colors with this card, and the silver twine.

Kathy

Adorable. Love the snowflake border wrapped with silver cord.

Audrey Pettit

So adorable! I just LOVE the paper piecing. :)

Sue

Too cute! I love the glittery snowball! Thanks for playing at DRS Designs!

Stressed Stamper

Great paper piecing and image
Thanks for joining in at Totally Papercrafts this week - Good Luck
Sarah

Paige

Love the paper piecing on this adorable image! Thanks for joining us at Creative Belli!

StephC

Adorable card! Love the image. So glad you joined us at the Creative Belli challenge!

Karin

Adorable and great paper piecing! Thanks for playing at DRS Designs!

Maria Matter

adorable Amy, love the texture you added!
thanks for playing @ Aud's!
hugs

Buladi

Fantastic card with gorgeous bright colors! love it.

Plastic Cards
Membership card Printing

Jennifer E.

Cute! Love the snowflake trim! Thanks for entering this in DRS Designs paper piecing challenge! Good Luck!

Tameko

Hi Amy,

Adorable card. Nice colors, and snowflake trim.

TannyP

Beautiful - love that glistening snowball =) Fantastic ribbon choices. Thanks for playing along with our Let It Snow Challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters!

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