I created this for SNSS LOVE FEST challenge. I just love this snowman. He is one of my favorites with that smile turned upward. Seriously, one cannot look at him and frown!
This is 2 of 5 CCC for Feb! I am on a roll now!
The papers are totally different from what I planned. I cut the red and green paper that I planned to use but I cut it too short! Oh, I get so aggravated with myself when I do that. It's just a 6x6 and it was my last sheet of that pattern....so I turned to this pattern and gave myself over to a new middle portion. It turned out ok ...and like I said ...can't be too glum when viewing a smile like this!
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2013 GMT Views: 658
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Sat, Feb 16, 2013 @ 6:02 PM
Angela, I'm not sure what paper you originally wanted to use, but I can say that what you ended up using turned out terrific. I love the coordinating patterns and the soft shadows you created on the snowman. Awesome card.
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Sat, Feb 16, 2013 @ 6:05 PM
oh my gosh! So adorable! Those may not have been the papers you planned, but they look AMAZING and go so perfectly with your little pom pom and tinsel embellishment! SUPER CUTE snowman too! Putting this into my favs!
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Sat, Feb 16, 2013 @ 6:23 PM
I love all snowmen and you are right! You have to smile at this delightful character! I love your paper pieced scarf and light shading of him too! What a fun card!
------------------------------ Nancy _____________ You spend 90% of your adult life hoping for a long rest and the last 10% trying to convince the Lord that you're actually not that tired. ~Robert Brault,
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Sat, Feb 16, 2013 @ 6:57 PM
Oh how adorable, Angela! You are right-this is my all time favorite snowman image! I love how you have colored him! I have always paper pieced his scarf and left him alone. You have inspired me to try a little color! TFS!
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