Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Sweet Snowman

I found this snowman image tucked into a swap card I received, so I don't know who makes the image, but it's a a sweet one. I simply colored it with pencils, die-cut the oval, and added piercing around the edge.
The card base has been sitting in my Christmas file for ages -- as I recall I started to do a sketch challenge ages ago and abandoned the project for forgotten reasons (realistically, probably lack of time). The snowman and a die-cut snowflake seemed to fit perfectly with what I had, and I have no idea what the original sketch called for. I am making a concerted effort to take advantage of half-made items and put them to good use.
This card is for these challenges:
ABC Christmas -- I is for Informal
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #327 -- anything Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra -- anything Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge -- anything with patterned paper
HLS Christmas Challenge --  anything Christmas
Word Art Wednesday #276 -- anything goes


  1. Great patterned papers in the background to show off your snowman. And kudos to you for using up the half done bits you have lying around. I always have good intentions but it rarely gets beyond that.

  2. Love the patterned papers as a setting for this adorable snowman. I love it when you can use a bit from your snippet stash for a new creation. Thanks for linking up and playing with us at Happy Little Stampers April Christmas Challenge.

  3. Lovely card and with only eight months to go this reminds me that I really must make a start on Christmas cards. Thank you for sharing him with us at CHNPPC and for nudging me into action.

  4. A great fun card - love that little snowman.

    Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra - hope to see you again in May.

    Helen x

  5. Lovely card, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  6. Super cute card. Thanks for playing along at the ABC Christmas Challenge.


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