I got a little carried away using the mini tip sponge applicator and white craft ink and over did the snowy look on the trees in the back ground. It looks more like a blizzard than a peaceful forest scene. I liked it anyway. I may have gotten a little carried away with embellishments, too. I just don't think to use them lots of the time and this time I just kept adding stuff.
I masked off the snowman by TAC-Snowtag and added the trees in the bg. After painting I put falling snow in place with white craft ink and the seeds stamp from Petal Pushers. I added addtional snow to the trees with a mini tipped sponge applicator and put snow on the ground with a sponge dauber. I used white EP on everything.....but I guess that is obvious as you can barely see the trees.
Date: Monday, October 2, 2006 GMT Views: 2018
Registered: April 20, 2006 Location: Michigan's Upper Peninsula Posts: 34738
Mon, Oct 02, 2006 @ 3:24 AM
Well, where I live we have blizzards all the time -- this looks very natural to me -- I find it interesting to read about all the different applicators you use -- and this is not over-embellished one bit -- it's a goregous card!!! That scarf actually looks so wooly, fuzzy and warm!!!
Registered: August 15, 2005 Location: Somewhere out there!!! Posts: 2627
Mon, Oct 02, 2006 @ 3:48 AM
I agree it isn't too much. Everything I've seen from you is wonderful and wow's me everytime. What an awesome job. I just adore snowmen.... This would make a beautiful christmas card. Stunning Work You Do!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks so much for sharing with us..
Registered: October 2, 2004 Location: over the rainbow Posts: 11978
Mon, Oct 02, 2006 @ 3:56 AM
this reminds me ofthe great snowstorms here in New England where the quiet is breath taking and you can barely see your neighbors house as you shovel the driveway. magical and wonderful. nothing in the world matches a great noreaster!
kudos on a PERFECT newengland snowstorm.
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