July 19, 2011



Hi everyone!  We are in the middle of a heat wave here in PA so I hope you are able to stay cool.  I spent the day working on my Christmas in July card swap.  I made two cards for my swap that this is one of the cards.

I used a retired hostess set called The More the Merrier.  I simply stamped the image and colored it using my Stampin' Up! markers.  I kept the coloring of my image simple and I only used 2 blue markers and 1 orange marker for my coloring.

I was going to add some glitter along the bottom of the snowman image, but I decided not too because sometimes the glitter makes such a mess and I wasn't sure if the people who received my card would want that mess.

My background is embossed using my big shot and my Northern Flurry embossing folder.  This folder is only has an image on part of it so I made sure to place the embossed portion along the top of my card so that I could see it better.

I stamped my sentiment and punched it using my word window punch and that's about it, what a super easy card!   Tomorrow I will be posting the other Christmas card I made for my swap.  Have a great rest of the day and stay cool!

Stamps: The More the Merrier
Card Stock: White, Night of Navy, SU DP
Ink: Black Stazon
Supplies: Big Shot, Northern Flurry Embossing Folder, Word Window Punch, SU Markers,
Technique: Dry Embossing

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4 comments:

Becky said...

What a Wonderful Christmas card.

Karen Howard said...

Very pretty and looks so cool! I love snowmen images and can't wait to play with them again. Hugs, Karen

~Laurie said...

Patty you are getting me in the mood for making Christmas cards! Thank you! Your card is great!

TrishG said...

Very pretty, Patty! Love the snowflakes in the background.