I am sorry I have been quiet lately. The weekend was really busy. Yesterday I didn’t get done doing chores until about 3 p.m. Then the kids came home and Rebecca and I hung out outside with our neighbors. Rebecca loves the little toddler they had. It was a great day….but I didn’t get to stamp.

After not having stamped for a while, it’s always hard for me to get creative. Good thing I had new rubber laying around!!!

Asela Hopkins created this adorable stamps. You can find them at Cornish Heritage. Not having had new rubber fix from Stampin’ Up! for a while, I was excited to play with these cute stamps.

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The card base is a sponged 4 1/4″ x 8 1/2″ piece of Blue Bayou cardstock.

Next is a 4″ square of Wintergreen Designer Paper that was paper pierced around the edges.

The snowman family was stamped on Shimmery White cardstock with Black Palette ink.

I colored them in with Aqua Painter and Classic inks (Certainly Celery, Always Artichoke, Close to Cocoa, Soft Sky, Blue Bayou and Going Gray).

I ran through the image through my Cuttlebug and cut it with Nestabilities dies into a scalloped square. It was layered on an Artichoke scallop square.

I then added glitter to the snowflakes and the snow on the floor with Star Dust Stickles.

I stamped the saying in Black Palette ink on Shimmery white and punched it out with the Key Tag punch. I layered it on a sponged piece of Blue Bayou cardstock and cut around it with scallop scissors.

I punched out two snowflakes with the Snow Blossom punch out of Acetate, added Star Dust Stickles on one and sandwiched the other on top of it. After that dried I added it to the saying with a Ice Circle Rhinestone brads.

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

18 Responses to “Asela’s snowman family”

  1. Breaks are good- everyone needs balance. Glad you are back though!!

  2. This is adorable, Beate! Love that image!

  3. Oh your little family turned out so cute! I love the card you made

  4. OMW….Love it! I have seen this stamp set and now you have convinced me to reconsider it.
    I have been searching for days for clear acetate snowflakes that I saw on a Sharon Harnist card a couple days ago. So, I can get sheets of acetate from somewhere???
    Thanks for sharing this card:)

  5. Fantastic card, and I love how you created your own Ghost snowflakes like Heidi Swapps!! Great job!! (and I just ordered this snowflake family myself…they are just TOO cute, and it could be our little family of 3!)

    Glad to see you stampin’ again! Oh…check out a card I just posted on SCS titled Good Times, Good Times thinking of you and Jenn. :-)

    Huggs,
    Jana

  6. I love that stamp! Too cute!!

  7. Super cute card Beate! I’ve been eyeing that image for the past week! It reminds me of my family…since there are just the three of us! LOL!

  8. These guys are sooo cute!

  9. This is so lovely! And the acetate flowers are a neat accent. Love it!

  10. Oh Beate…this card is soooo cute…Love the colors and the whole layout!!!!

  11. Great Card! Hanging around with neighbors is one of the main reasons I get behind! Some of my favorite memories of my life is being able to hang out with friends and talk. Enjoy it even if you don’t get everything done that you want!

  12. How cute is that stamp set!?!? Love the snowmen and the little one is sooo cute! 😉

  13. Cute card Love the colors withthe sparkly snowmen how cute

  14. How cute is this! I love this card, Beate. Great job!

  15. You just can’t have enough snowman stamps !!! This is so cute and I’m glad that you had some extra time with Rebecca…stamping can always wait. This time flies by (as I’m sure you’re already well aware of)..my eldest daughter is 20 and it only seems like yesterday that we found out she was on the way into our lives.

    Have a great day
    Corinne

  16. I really like your little snowman family card!
    Love that acetate snowflake idea…thanks for sharing :)

  17. Wonderful to make snowman family. It is so beautiful card

  18. Oh my gosh….this is so cute!!! I love the colors, scallops, piercing, and sparkly snow! (I just got a few of Asela’s stamps, and I’m looking forward to playing with them.)

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