Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Ornament Swap

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So, I finally spent some time in my craft room yesterday.  I had signed up for my first ever Oranment Swap over at Pink by Design and yesterday was the last day to get them in the mail!!  Here is what I came up with.  I really love blue, silver and white for christmas and I love snowmen and snowflakes, even though I live in Southern California!!

The base of the ornament was cut from Art Philosophy at 6", the top layer was cut at 5.80".  The cute little snowman and his layers is from Winter Frolic, I beleive I cut him at 3".  The paper is from an old DCWV Winter Stack.  I embossed the base layer with the Cuttlebug Divine Swirls folder.

Here is a closeup of the snowman.  I don't know what cart the snowflake is cut from, I had a bunch of them left over from last years cards!!  I used Peachy Keen's Christmas Face Assortment for his face.  I used Stampin Up's Brocade Blue to ink the edges, and added some bling to his scarf.

This tag is from MarthaStewart and the sentiment is from Crafty Sprouts "Have a Cool Yule" stamp set.  I added some glitter gel pen.   I also added some bling from Recollections. 
I made the ornament 2 sided, and the snowman is on an Action Wobble.

I am entering this in the following challenges:
Papercraft Weekend Challenge - November Inspiration Challenge (Use blue, white & silver)
Craftysprouts - Anything Goes

Happy Crafting!!


Trail of Treasures said...

Super adorable Kathy!! Love the colours!


Robin said...

Love the snowman, he is just too cute!!


P.S. thanks for popping over and following my blog.

Unknown said...

Super cute!

Karen said...

Kathy great job these will look beautiful on everyone's tree.

Jayne said...

Your ornament is gorgeous.Just love the snowman and his bling.
Jayne x

Unknown said...

oh my gosh this is cute!! TY for joining us over at Crafty Sprouts!
DT member

Beebeebabs said...

Such a cute card tfs!!!

Sherrie K. said...

This ornament is just adorable! I love the darling snowman:) Very cute!
Sherrie K

Anna Gatherum said...

Hey Kathy,
Lovely creation! It is so cute:)
I also wanted to let you know that I have that follow by email option up and running on my blog, It took me a little while since the gadget was broken.

Beckie said...

Great ornament. I love those papers and the mixing of the blue colors. Your lil doggies are just darling! Thanks for stopping by my blog and your nice comment, and thanks for inviting me over to yours. New follower ;0)

Be Blessed, Beckie

Anna Gatherum said...

Such a cute ornament, the colors on the papers are beautiful! Thanks for visiting my blog,

AllisonF (Goody Bag Diva) said...

This is awesome! thanks so much for playing!!