Today is my last Friday as guest design member over at La-La Land Crafts. I can’t believe August is already over. Time is just flying by! I had fun with these darling images and you can have too! Check back for more tomorrow.

The challenge today is to create a Winter Themed card. Marcie with  Snowman is the perfect image for that. I stamped her in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on Neenah Solar White cardstock, cut her out and colored her with Copic Markers (Reds: R24, R29, R39   Orange: YR12, YR15, YR18   Yellow: Y11, Y13, Y15   Skin:  E50, E51, E53   Hair: E33, E37, E29   Lips: R01, R02  Carrot: Y17, YR12,  YR15   Scarf: YG00, YG01, YG03  Snow: B0000, B000).

A piece of gorgeous A Girls Paperie Jubilee paper was cut and embossed with the smallest of the Grand Circle Nestabilities die. It was stitched to a slightly bigger (hand-cut) piece of white cardstock. Each line was stitched as well. White Organdy Ribbon was tied around it.

A sentiment from Lawn Fawn’s Critters in the Snow was stamped in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on a piece of white cardstock that had been cut and embossed with the retired 5 in 1 Tag from Spellbinders.  The center was sponged with Wild Honey Distress ink and small snowflakes from the set were stamped also in Wild Honey over it. The tag was tied to the bow and topped with an orange button with silver curling ribbon.

The patterned paper circle were adhered to the card base, a piece of Canyon Brown cardstock, cut and embossed with one of the Scallop Circle Grand Nestabilities dies. Recollection silver half pearls on the patterned paper and Stardust Stickles on the snowman and snowball finish off the card.

The inside of the card was kept very simple. Just a strip of the same paper stitched to another white cardstock circle.

Tonight and tomorrow is Virtual Stamp night over on Splitcoaststampers. It kicks off at 5 p.m. EST! Something on this card was made to fit the first challenge. Just saying!!!

I am out today hanging out with Jenn and Sharon watching Lori teach the Copic Certification class. I hope you have a great day as well! Thanks so much for stopping by! Hugs and smiles

Beate

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

16 Responses to “La-La Land Crafts Inspiration – Winter Wonderland”

  1. aww so adorable! love the papers and the beautifully coloured image!

  2. How darling, Beate, Amazing coloring!

  3. Absolutely darling Beate!!! Your coloring is incredible on this sweet image and I love the crazy quilt designer paper with stitching!

  4. So sweet! Love the quilted look. :)
    Hugs~

  5. Beate this is so SWEET, your coloring is SUPERB!!~

  6. too cute, such terrific coloring and just love that quilted background!

  7. So fresh and crisp! The ribbon adds a soft “fog” to it’s winter charm.

  8. Beautiful coloring and I love your stitching! Do you sew by hand or use a sewing machine?

  9. This is gorgeous, love the circle card design and stitching!

  10. Hi Beate,

    this is sooo cute and gorgeous!! Simply perfect!

    Hugs
    Katrin

  11. Wow Miss Beate! this is soo Adorable! Love your wonderful coloring on your Sweet image and Fantastic stitching to! my goodness, What a Darling labor of love!

    Happy Sunday to you!

    Hugs
    Shannon 😎

  12. Stunning card Beate! Love how you stitched the paper to look like a quilt. Beautiful coloring! Just might have to have that stamp, lol!

  13. Oh my gosh, Beate! This is so stinkin’ cute!

  14. What a sweet sweet card Beate! Hope you are well,

    Vicki

  15. Your coloring is gorgeous and the card is so charming, but what really makes it for me is the way you turned the patterned paper into a little quilt! It adds so much texture and such a heartwarming feel to go with these charming images! Bravo!

  16. How cute is this! And such beautiful colouring and stitching, too! x

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