Thursday, December 7, 2017

Sparkling Snowflakes


There's another great inspiration photo on Inspired By All the Little Things!  I'm also entering this into another challenge that I just discovered at Stamp, Ink, Paper Challenge #128 Let It Snow.



What inspired me to make this card is the background, which looks embossed and the icy, cool blue of the skates.  Since I live in an area that rarely gets truly cold, I can just imagine a frozen pond with snow around the edges and people skating on it.  But that is what I thought of when I saw this and what led me to make this card.



Here's a close up showing the sparkle of the paper and the beautiful embossed background:


Thank you so very much for taking a look!!  I really appreciate it!

Supplies:
Dies:  Concord & 9th Merry; Impression Obsession snowflakes; My Favorite Things snowflake
Ink: Distress Ink Tumbled Glass (for shading)
Embossing folder:  Sizzix 3-D Textured Impressions Winter Snowflakes
Cricut Explore:  skates from SVGcuts.com Winter Gazebo set

5 comments:

  1. You really make such beautiful cards from the Inspired By photos, Carol! It's obvious that they speak to you creatively and I love your take on this week's inspiration! Those schparkly skates, the ombre coloring, and all those textured layers are amazing!! Thank you for playing!! Hugs, Darnell

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  2. Oh, this is so pretty! Wonderful take on the inspiration photo!

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  3. Beautiful take on the inspiration! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Inspired By All The Little Things this week!

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  4. I love that embossed background. So pretty with all the silver sparkle detail. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Inspired By.

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  5. So pretty Carol! Love the embossed background and shimmery snowflakes!

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