Saturday 5 November 2011

Snowman Book Card

Hi Bloggers,

Today I'm sharing a very simple book shaped card made with the WS Designs Book Template.

I cut the base card out of a piece of purple A5 card stock using the WS Designs Book Template. I drew pencil lines to represent the pages in the book.

I stamped the Woodware Startstruck Snowman stamp with Memento ink and coloured with Promarkers. I cut the image out with the Spellbinders Lattice Rectangles die and inked around the edges with the new Seasonal Distress Ink Seedless Preserves.

I stamped the greeting (Creative Expressions) with Black Archival ink and cut it out using the Spellbinders Double-ended Tag die. Again I inked around the edges with the Seedless Preserves Distress Ink. I added some black Baker's Twine to the holes in the tag.

The backing paper is from the Polka Doodles Sundae of Seasons CD. I inked around the edges with the Seedless Preserves Distress Ink and added some faux stitching with a black fineliner pen.

I added some black Baker's Twine to some Polka Dot Buttons and tied it in a knot. The buttons are from Sam Poole Creative Studios. Aren't they lovely?

I'm entering this card into the following challenges -
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Buttons
Polka Doodles Week 44 - Shaped Cards
Allsorts Challenge Week 128 - Anything But Square
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Anything Goes
Make it Monday #61

I do hope you like this simple, fun card.
Thanks for stopping by.


  1. Gorgeous project Julia. Lovely, fun colours and a super image :)
    Thanks for joining in at Allsorts this week for my Anything but a square challenge
    Good luck and I hope to see you again!
    Hugs, Jill

  2. This is a great card and an unusual shape too. Hugs, Claire x

  3. Gorgeous card Julia :-) the snowman is very cute and the buttons and twine are fab :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  4. Fabulous shaped card! Thank you for joining us at Polka Doodles! ;)

  5. A great card, lovely colouring on the snowman too
    Thanks for playing along with Polka Doodles this week and good luck
    Anne x

  6. This is SO cute!!! I love the purple - its such a gorgeous winter colour!!! Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp this week!

  7. What an adorable card. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

  8. Thanks for playing along in the Polkadoodles shaped card Challenge - what a great project! Lovely snowman! Cheers Claire x


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