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Sunday, 15 November 2015

CD Sunday - 'Sprinkle of Snowflakes' - chosen by Wynn

Hopefully any snowflake sprinkles at this point in time will only be on cards entering our challenge. We had a few more entries last time which was great to see and one of those who entered used to be a fellow teamie. Thank you Caz for joining in with us.
As it was my challenge choice last time  I will be choosing my Top 3 in time for the next posting.
Now for a 'Sprinkle of Snowflakes'.  I decided to make a parchment card using an image given to us at a lesson by our Tutor.  This lesson was practice in using a black brush pen and some Glamour dust.  A very simple understated design but I think you will agree - very effective.  The edging was simply done with a small scallop tool and then I sewed it to the backing card with tiny white frosted beads.
The snowflake /snowball backing card came from one of my favourite CD sources - Carol Ann's Studio  A couple of sparkly snowflakes and a silver sentiment completes the card.


 I look forward to seeing you in my travels.  I think Wynn has chosen the right theme for this challenge period as everyone must be making Christmas cards at the moment.  Just have any something - big or small - from a CD on it and you can enter our challenge.
Hugs
Carol
xx

8 comments:

  1. What a lovely card Carol , you must have a lot of patience and skill , i do agree with snow being on cards, winter is not my favorite time.
    sue-b xx

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  2. Lovely card, love the tree, and the snowflakes.
    Sewing all the beads on must have taken a while but a really lovely effect
    Margareg

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  3. A gorgeous card Carol, how patient you are sewing the beads around the edge, they look great.

    Sue xx

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  4. Beautiful card Carol the beads must have taken ages to sew on, but add to the feeling of snow falling

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  5. A beautiful card Carol, so pretty and delicate as always.
    Pauline
    x

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  6. Love the scene you've created and sewing on tiny beads is an inspiration!! Guess no one likes snow in the UK but I love it and miss it lol xx

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  7. Such a pretty card in lovely cool colours.
    Jocelyn x

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  8. Grr, the snow is not just on the cards this neck of the woods, we awoke on Sunday to a Christmas card scene! Luckily for us it's now all but gone, and hopefully it's not a sign of things to come. Anyway, back to your lovely card. It really is pretty, lots of techniques I'm not sure of but I love the end result. Thank you so much for your lovely comment on my blog, Jx

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