Sunday, 10 September 2017

Let it Snow

Morning.

Here's today's card -

I cut the bottom section of the Paper Cuts Let it Snow Frame out of Coconut White Card and trimmed away the excess to just leave the sentiment. I also cut 3 of the snowflakes in the set and the snowflake corner from the Paper Cuts Jingle Bells Die Set 4 times. I pressed them all into Clear Perfect Medium, added CS Sea Turtle Embossing Powder and heat set. I added more ink, more powder and heat set again.

I popped a piece of Creative Expressions Double Sided Adhesive Sheet onto Coconut White Card and cut one of Sue Wilson's Double Pierced Background Rectangles from it. I peeled away the other backing sheet, added my sentiment and then added Snow White Opaque Micro Beads to the exposed adhesive. You may find that your sentiment may lift a little if there is embossing powder on the back - just lift it up from around the Micro Beads, add some CS Glue and seat back in place. I glued my extra snowflakes as shown. I matted onto Silver Shine Pearl Card cut from the next sized rectangle in the set.

For the background, I cut a piece of Coconut White Card using a larger die in the rectangles set and embossed using the CE Ice Crystals Embossing Folder. I matted onto Silver Shine Pearl Card cut using the next sized die in the set. I added my snowflake corners.

I added CS Glue around the edges of the sentiment panel and the background and sprinkled CS Iced Snow over. I added CS Polar White Twinkles to the centres of the snowflakes and corners.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.
www.juliawattscrafts.co.uk
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20 comments:

  1. Morning Julia, this is a lovely sample today, really catches the eye.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

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  2. Beautiful card Julia, love it
    Marion S x

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  3. Hi Julia
    Sweet little card today,love the white beads so effective.
    Jan z

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  4. Good Morning Julia.. Beautiful card this morning . Such a different effect on the card using the Micro Beads.... Wendy

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  5. Gorgeous card, love the micro beads on it.

    Michele

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  6. Hello Julia, such a wonderful card, love the micro beads around the sentiment, just a perfect match with that sentiment. Have a great day everyone. Bx

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  7. Hi Julia
    Love this card very special
    Love june horrocks xxxx

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  8. Another great card. Like the use of microbeads.

    Teresa

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  9. Lovely festive looking card Julia.
    Take Care
    Elaine H X

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  10. Hello Sue.

    Lovely Card. I wish Paper Cuts would release the corners separately as I would love them all. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

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  11. Hi Julia this is a stunning Christmas card it really does look like snow. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  12. Beautiful festive card Julia I love the micro beads

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  13. Lovely card Julia. Thank you for sharing.

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  14. Julia i absolutely love this card.
    Really like the let it snow sentiment with the microbeads and the beautiful corner dies finish it beautifully. YThis is one of my faves.

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  15. Great traditional Christmas card, lovely...thanks Julia...luv Ursula xx

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